Aug 22, 2014 — CANTON, N.Y. (AP) A former jail guard is facing more than 10 years behind bars for running his family off a northern New York during a domestic dispute last fall.
The Watertown Daily Times reports that 33-year-old Douglas Matthews Jr. of Canton pleaded guilty Wednesday in St. Lawrence County Court to an assault charge stemming from the October crash on Route 310 in the town of Canton. Go to full article
Aug 22, 2014 — State and local leaders dug shovels into dirt yesterday to celebrate the expansion of the Corning plant in Canton. Corning is investing $21 million and creating 40 new jobs. Go to full article
Aug 19, 2014 — Investigators are sifting through mountains of potential evidence gathered at the St. Lawrence County home of a couple accused of kidnapping two Amish girls from their... Go to full article
Aug 18, 2014 — More charges are expected this week against a St. Lawrence county couple who allegedly kidnapped two Amish girls. Police gathered evidence Sunday at the Hermon, NY, home of... Go to full article
Aug 14, 2014 — Massena's financially troubled hospital is reaching out to Canton-Potsdam hospital for help. Massena Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit facility owned by the town of... Go to full article
Aug 14, 2014 — Heroin use has skyrocketed in the North Country over the past couple of years. The good news is drug treatment is available in the region. But before an addict can go to... Go to full article
Aug 11, 2014 — The end of August is a special chance to take full advantage of a birder's paradise just a few minutes from Canton. You name it: mergansers, black terns, bitterns, even... Go to full article