Skip Navigation
r e g i o n a l   n e w s

NCPR is supported by:


St. Lawrence Valley NY

See also: Akwesasne & the Mohawk Nation | Clarkson University | St. Lawrence University | SUNY Canton | SUNY Potsdam

Snow slams parts of the North Country

This week, lake-effect snow squalls have hit Oswego, Jefferson and Lewis Counties... hard. Measurements could go over 100 inches in some places.
James Martin is Director of Emergency Services for Lewis County. He says the county has between two and four feet of snow. But it hasn't stopped people from getting out.  Go to full article

Preview: Arsenic and Old Lace

As part of Canton's "Winterfest 2007" the Grasse River Players will present a dinner theatre production of Arsenic and Old Lace at the First Presbyterian Church, Thursday through Saturday, February 15-17. Dinner starts at 6, followed by the show. Tickets for dinner and show are $28. Two of the show's actors, Carole Berard and Libby Brandt, as the Brewster sisters, stopped by our studios for a chat. For more information: 315-379-9709.  Go to full article

River advocates to push for cleaner ballast

The environmental group Save The River is kicking off a campaign to urge Seaway freighters to clean their ballast water this weekend in Alexandria Bay. At the group's annual "Winter Weekend," the new St. Lawrence Seaway chief is scheduled to make his first public appearance in the North Country. David Sommerstein reports.  Go to full article

SLU hosts talk on Christian Science

Ginny Luedeman, a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship, will give a speech titled "Plain Talk About How Spirituality Heals" Monday evening (8 pm) in Griffiths...  Go to full article

Canton seeks road relief

In the decades-old quest for a so-called "rooftop highway" between Watertown and Plattsburgh, the villages along Route 11 are considered the bottlenecks. Take Canton. Many...  Go to full article

Preview: King's Singers in Potsdam

The King's Singers perform Sunday night (7:30 pm) in SUNY Potsdam's Hosmer Hall. For nearly 40 years, the ensemble has been delighting audiences around the world. ...  Go to full article

Luring farmers north

St. Lawrence County's "Come Farm With Us" program might get a boost from the Progressive Farmer coverage. Launched in 2002 by Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and St. Lawrence...  Go to full article

St. Lawrence County ranked #6 in rural America

A national farming magazine rates St. Lawrence County the 6th best place to live in rural America. The Progressive Farmer releases its annual rural county rankings...  Go to full article

Growing the marketing program geared toward farmers

The "Come Farm With Us" program is expanding. Launched in 2002 by Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and St. Lawrence Counties, it was an attempt to preserve agriculture and...  Go to full article

Keeping an eye on the border

The federal government wants local people to help it keep an eye on the northern border. That's the message the US Border Patrol delivered last week to the Franklin County...  Go to full article

« first  « previous 10  1780-1789 of 2039  next 10 »  last »