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  1. Jefferson, St. Lawrence law enforcement agencies to receive $204k in federal fundingRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Watertown Daily Times

    Local law enforcement agencies in Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties will receive more than $200,000 in federal funding through a Department of Homeland Security grant program, according to an announcement made Friday by Rep. William L. Owens.

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  2. Changing the Congressional 2014 Map is Not a Lost CauseRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Daily Kos

    We all know that we can trust most electoral projections about as far as we could throw Chris Matthew's bathtub as we approach the 2014 Midterms, because it all ultimately depends on who will or won't show up at the polls, still it might do us some good to know where our vulnerabilities lie, and where our opposition may be weak.

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  3. Doheny bows out, throws his support to Elise StefanikRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Matthew A. Doheny hung up his political armor Friday, announcing to a small crowd in front of his office that he is abandoning his grail-like quest for the north country's congressional seat.

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  4. Jefferson, St. Lawrence law enforcement agencies to receive $204k in federal fundingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Watertown Daily Times

    Local law enforcement agencies in Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties will receive more than $200,000 in federal funding through a Department of Homeland Security grant program, according to an announcement made Friday by Rep. William L. Owens.

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  5. Ogdensburg airport gets $475,000 in federal fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Watertown Daily Times

    Congressman William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, today announced $475,000 in grant funding that has been awarded to Ogdensburg International Airport and $76,000 to Plattsburgh International Airport.

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  6. House approves funding for Alexandria Bay border crossingRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved $105 million for major improvements to the island's border station.

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  7. Dems in Tough House Races Target Capitol Hill PerksRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | News Max

    As the November congressional elections draw near, Democratic candidates in Republican-friendly districts are campaigning on promises to eliminate such perks for legislators as gym memberships and subsidies for healthcare costs.

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  8. Stefanik basks in Republican primary victory as Doheny reevaluates campaignRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    As Elise M. Stefanik basked in the glow of her lopsided Republican primary win, her opponent Matthew A. Doheny said Wednesday that he is evaluating his plans to stay in the congressional race on the Independence Party line.

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  9. The peoplea s choice: Stefanik scores decisive victory in this weeka s GOP primaryRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Data released last week by Harper Polling showed Elise M. Stefanik with a lead of eight percentage points over Matthew A. Doheny in the race for the Republican nomination in the 21st Congressional District.

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  10. Stefanik wins Republican primaryRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Her opponent for the Republican nomination, Matthew A. Doheny, still will be on the ballot in the November general election, as he has been endorsed by the state Independence Party.

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  11. Stefanik overwhelms Doheny in NY-21 GOP primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | North County Public Radio

    After entering the race as a complete unknown last year, Elise Stefanik captured the Republican Party's slot on the November ballot for New York's 21st Congressional District Tuesday night by a commanding margin.

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  12. Elise Stefanik defeats Matt Doheny in Republican primaryRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Her opponent for the Republican nomination, Matthew A. Doheny, still will be on the ballot in the November general election, as he has been endorsed by the state Independence Party.

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  13. 20,000 Republicans in St. Lawrence County, but how many of them will vote?Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Although there are more than 20,000 registered Republicans in St. Lawrence County, recently released poll results suggest turnout for a primary today to pick the GOP candidate for the 21st Congressional District could attract just 10 and 15 percent of the eligible voters at the polls.

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  14. Polls open from noon to 9 p.m. in 21st Congressional District Republican primaryRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Polls will be open from noon to 9 p.m. today in New York's 21st Congressional District for the primary election between Republican congressional candidates Elise M. Stefanik and Matthew A. Doheny.

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  15. The character of the 21st: What unites a congressional district defined by distance and difference?Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    Hemmed in by borders, bodies of water and vast expanses of undeveloped land, New York's 21st Congressional District is home to more than 720,000 people spread out across some 16,000 square miles.

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  16. USDA certification shut down at Tri-Town PackingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Tri-Town Packing no longer has a U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified inspection business because of turmoil with inspectors and regulatory demands, throwing into disarray a meat market that requires the USDA seal on products for retail sale.

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  17. U.S.D.A. certification shut down at Tri-Town PackingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Tri-Town Packing will no longer have a U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified inspection business because of turmoil with inspectors and regulatory demands, throwing into disarray a meat market that requires the U.S.D.A. seal on products for retail sale.

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  18. Hunt named as Empire State Developmenta s north country directorRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    The Empire State Development Corp. has named Stephen M. Hunt II, a former deputy chief of staff for Rep. William L. Owens, as its north country regional director.

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  19. Alex Bay border project clears another hurdleRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ALEXANDRIA BAY – Funding for the proposed $105 million project to upgrade Alexandria Bay's port of entry has been approved by a House subcommittee, according to Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh.

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  20. Route 37 improvements receive federal fundingRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The construction of turning lanes at the intersection of state Route 37 and Frogtown Road on the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation was one of 33 projects that will be funded by $75.6 million from the federal Highway Safety Improvement Program, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.

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