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21-year-old from Canton charged with harassment

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — A 21-year-old from Canton has been charged after allegedly being involved in a physical altercation. According to the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies investigated an altercation between two inmates at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility. As a result, 21-year-old Syler D. Keleher was charged with Harassment.
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Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe deactivates Emergency Operations Center

AKWESASNE, N.Y. (WWTI) — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe announced that its Emergency Operations Center has been formally deactivated. According to the Tribe, the decision comes more than two years after a State of Emergency was declared for the Akwesasne community on March 16, 2020. Under TCR 2020-17, the EOC was activated and remained operational until the Tribe determined that the COVID-19 Pandemic no longer posed a significant threat to the health and safety of Akwesasne. The Tribal Council explained how they reached their decision in a press release.
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Contour Airlines now offering flights to and from Ogdensburg

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) - There’s a new airline in Ogdensburg after SkyWest left the airport in June. Contour Airlines will start running flights from Ogdensburg to Philadelphia. Contour leaders celebrated the new flight service Friday at the airport. Twelve flights will run throughout the week. Ogdensburg officials say...

Washing the cars in Potsdam

Jeff Angleberger washes his children’s toy vehicles recently in Potsdam, to the delight of Madelyn and Landon. Photo submitted by Sandy Steinberg.

'In with the new' in Potsdam

It may not look like it but the new Stewart’s Shop at 26 Maple St., Potsdam, is open for business despite some major construction and demolition cleanup work in progress. The installation of gas pumps has yet to be done. NCNow Photo by Paul Mitchell.

Ready to race in Canton

Six-year-old Carson Rouse, Canton, gets some instruction from his father Charles before the start of a race at Thursday evening’s Big Wheel Races in Canton. Twenty-plus children competed in the races on a beautiful summer evening. The Big Wheels races are sponsored by the Canton Chamber of Commerce. NCNow photo by Paul Mitchell.

Sandstoner Beach open

Potsdam sisters Emma and Elizabeth Towler enjoy swimming together at Sandstoner Park beach recently. The Potsdam village beach is now open daily with lifeguards on duty 10 a.m.-6 p.m. NCNow photo.

Dog day on the river

River enjoyed her first trip on the boat near Waddington, living up to her name which is after the St Lawrence River. Photo Submitted by Taylor Putney.

Beach season in Massena

Lifeguards at the Massena Town Beach watch the many swimmers cooling off in the St Lawrence River on June 26, with temperatures over 90 degrees. The beach is open daily with lifeguards on duty from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. NCNow photo.

Cooling off at Massena Beach

Taylor Capozzi, of Massena, holds her three-month old daughter, Eden Curran, in the water at the Massena Town Beach Sunday with temperatures over 90 degrees. The beach is open daily with lifeguards on duty from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. NCNow photo.

Nation: Dube dominates St. Lawrence with wire-to-wire win

WADDINGTON, N.Y. — After a rocky start, Timothy Dube of Nashua, N.H., regrouped, secured his limit and claimed a wire-to-wire win at the TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Northeast Regional at the St. Lawrence River with a three-day total of 62 pounds, 10 ounces. Setting the Day 1 mark with...

Sampling peas in Canton

James Reese, left, hands out peas from his vegetable garden for Connie and Evan Harper, Parishville, to sample at the Canton-area garden tour June 18. The event was a fundraiser for the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Guild. Photo submitted by the CPH Guild .

Anglers looking for the big catch near Waddington

WADDINGTON, New York (WWNY) - Anglers hit the water early this morning in Waddington. The village is hosting Bassmaster’s B.A.S.S. Nation series. More than 240 amateur anglers representing 12 teams launched from Whittaker Park at 6 a.m. Wednesday. The tournament winner will get to participate in next year’s national...

Living history on the Abbé Piquet Trail

Re-enactor Tim Cryderman, Madrid, plays a frontiersman holding a musket and displaying other items used in the late 1700s during Fort de Presentation’s historic timeline event held at the Abbé Piquet Trail June 18. NCNow photo.

Fishing on father's day in Potsdam

Papa Doug fishing with grandchildren Zakary and Margaret Zahler for Father’s Day on the Raquette River in Potsdam. Zakary caught this 20-inch northern pike. Submitted by Cayla McGregor, mom of Zakary and Margaret and daughter of Doug.

Fragrant flowers in Canton

Canton residents Mary Ann Ashley and Evelyn Gavin, smelling the daisies, visit Sue Hayden’s garden June 18. A tour of several private Canton-area gardens was held as a fundraiser for the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Guild. Photo submitted by the CPH Guild.

Ensuring Adirondacks for all

Camp Dudley is a 19th-century Adirondack camp for boys on the shores of Lake Champlain. The complex of cabins and impressive lodges are tucked on a hillside off state Route 9N on a namesake road. The camp’s motto is “The Other Fellow First.”. Camp Director Matt Storey typically...

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe resumes community partnership fund

AKWESASNE (WWTI) — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe is officially resuming its Community Partnership Fund. Supporting by gaming revenue from the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort, the Community Partnership Fund provides financial assistance to promote community physical, mental and spiritual health, wellness and Mohawk culture education. The fund supports tribal...