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Library examining budget after tax vote failure
May 25, 2019, 1:07 pm | Source

OGDENSBURG — Now that voters have rejected a tax increase for the Ogdensburg Public Library in a ...


Massena Recreation Department gearing up for summer activities
May 25, 2019, 12:03 pm | Source

MASSENA — The Massena Recreation Department is gearing up for summer.

They begin accepting registr...


Canton drug felon “directly involved in destroying our community,” judge says
May 25, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

CANTON — Sentenced to prison for drug possession, Hillary L. Gilson was told by a St. Lawrence Co...


Brooklyn man charged with assault of corrections officer in Canton jail
May 25, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

CANTON — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies on Friday charged Philip A. Alcontra, 19, Brookly...


Saturday’s Walk with a Doc in Ogdensburg cancelled
May 25, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

n OGDENSBURG — The Walk with a Doc event scheduled for today has been canceled due to flooding at...


State police seek public’s assistance in locating mower stolen from Ogdensburg
May 25, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

OGDENSBURG — State police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a stolen riding lawn...


IHC receives Middle States accreditation for grades K-12; unifies new one-building model
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Immaculate Heart Central School received accreditation on May 3 from the Middle State...


Fire damages three Jefferson County highway department trucks
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

GLEN PARK — Fire investigators are trying to figure out what caused a fire that destroyed two Jef...


Deferiet honors its fallen heroes
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

DEFERIET — Many of the villages in the Carthage area have monuments to their fallen service membe...


$9.5 million remediation of Potsdam Waste Stream site to begin
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

POTSDAM — After years of waiting, a $9.5 million remediation of the Waste Stream Inc. site on Out...


Pennsylvania man allegedly transported undocumented individuals near Ogdensburg
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

OGDENSBURG — A Philadelphia, Pa., man faces allegations that he knowingly transported two people ...


Can’t forget the gravy
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source


West Carthage man charged with fifth bank robbery
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

WEST CARTHAGE — A West Carthage man with a history of robbing banks has again been charged with b...


Masonic Temple facade restoration to continue in early June
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

WATERTOWN — The owner of the Masonic Temple plans to revamp facade restoration efforts in early J...


Impact of high water, weather varies for anglers
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

Boating through Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River to catch some pike or trout this year isn...


Restoration work expected to begin this summer on Canton’s historic fountain
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

CANTON — Plans to restore the iconic fountain in the village park have finally moved a step forwa...


Canadian commissioners appointed to IJC
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

All vacant commissioner seats on the International Joint Commission have been filled after offici...


E. coli risk leads to 62,000 pounds of beef recalled
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

WASHINGTON — More than 62,000 pounds of beef have been recalled due to possible contamination wit...


Constable Hall given good spring cleaning by students on opening day
May 25, 2019, 4:30 am | Source

CONSTABLEVILLE — The opening day of historic Constable Hall’s 200th anniversary year was under bl...


Lowville woman accused of shoplifting
May 25, 2019, 12:29 am | Source

LOWVILLE — A misdemeanor charge was lodged against a village woman for allegedly shoplifting on M...


Watertown man allegedly cuts woman with knife
May 25, 2019, 12:28 am | Source

WATERTOWN — A Watertown man faces charges after allegedly cutting a woman with a 10-inch knife an...


Watertown man accused of drug possession
May 25, 2019, 12:26 am | Source

WATERTOWN — A Watertown man faces charges after officers allegedly found him in possession of 33....


Connecticut man charged with Canton DWI
May 25, 2019, 12:19 am | Source

CANTON — St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies on May 18 charged John M. Carroll, 52, of Ridgefi...


Watertown woman accused of punching out window
May 25, 2019, 12:19 am | Source

WATERTOWN — A Watertown woman faces charges after allegedly punching out a window at a Factory St...


2019 Massena Triad and S.A.L.T. Council Senior Information Fair draws large crowd
May 24, 2019, 12:33 pm | Source

MASSENA — The parking lot at the Massena Community Center was filled on Thursday, and the picture...


CORRECTION
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

n Due to a copy desk error, an article in Tuesday’s Times incorrectly stated the court where a Lo...


Ken Blankenbush supports longer delay for some parole hearings
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush, R-Black River, joined Republican colleagues on Tuesday to unveil Ram...


Billboard criticizes mayoral candidate’s stance on golf club
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — Developer P.J. Simao made it known in a very public way that he’s not happy with the ...


Watertown Chief Herman’s son joins him in fire department
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — The badge that new city firefighter David Herman will wear on his uniform was a gift ...


St. Lawrence County Legislature passes resolution thanking Gov. Cuomo for sparing local prisons from closure
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

CANTON — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo will soon be getting a formal thank-you from St. Lawrence County le...


Thompson Park splash pad opens this weekend
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — The Thompson Park splash pad is opening for the season this weekend.

Making its debut ...


Muscular dystrophy fighter Storm Wood mourned
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

WATERTOWN — A voice for others with muscular dystrophy, and all children in need of support throu...


Elise Stefanik co-sponsors act to create bus driver alert
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, is cosponsoring Democratic Rep. Josh Gottheimer’s M...


Croghan Carthage Savings and Loan is open for business post ribbon-cutting
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

CROGHAN — The newest Carthage Savings and Loan branch is open for business after a ribbon cutting...


Memorial Moment
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source


Massena Central High School freshmen take part in Student Wellness Day
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

MASSENA — Massena Central High School freshmen can make a difference.

That was one of the underlyi...


Former Hammond Central Superintendent McQueer asked to return to position with retirement of Carswell
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

HAMMOND — Former Hammond Central School Superintendent Douglas H. McQueer will be returning to th...


Elise Stefanik announces passage of seven veteran bills
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, said on Thursday that she voted for seven bills sup...


Garage Sale spread out all over Ogdensburg this weekend
May 24, 2019, 9:15 am | Source

OGDENSBURG — The annual Memorial Day City Wide Garage Sale is shaping up to be another success, a...


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