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Police shootings: Gov Spitzer reacts

A St. Lawrence County man allegedly shot three police officers over the past 36 hours. One is dead. Governor Spitzer cut short events in New York City to meet with the family of the surviving state trooper at the hospital, then issued an update to the media.  Go to full article
Trooper David C. Brinkerhoff, age 29 (Photo:  NYS Police)

Senate Republicans call for executions of cop killers

In the wake of the murder of a state trooper Wednesday morning, Senate Republicans are calling for the reinstatement of the death penalty for cop killers.  Go to full article

The politics and legality of reinstating NY death penalty

The state's top court suspended New York's death penalty in 2004. After this week's police shootings, Senate Republicans are calling for Governor Spitzer's support on new legislation that would allow capital punishment for convicted cop killers. As Jonathan Brown reports, a new law would have to satisfy a series of legal requirements.  Go to full article
Travis Trim, age 23 (Photo provided by NYS Police)

North Country man targeted by statewide manhunt following trooper shooting

A North Country man has been accused of killing one New York state police officer and wounding two others in the Catskills region. The hunt for suspect Travis Trim of North...  Go to full article

Enviros call for 'salties' moratorium

Environmentalists are trying to ratchet up pressure on the shipping industry over invasive species. They're calling for a moratorium on ocean-going ships in the St. Lawrence...  Go to full article

Former SUNY Potsdam student with gun worries some on campus

Rumors spread quickly across Potsdam yesterday after police released information on what they called "an incident" involving a former student and a gun. To learn more,...  Go to full article

Brush fires dot St. Lawrence County

Recent high winds and relatively low humidity allowed a number of fires to spring up, mostly in the northwest corner of the North Country. A red flag warning, with a...  Go to full article

Heard Up North: Raising the flag

This Heard Up North starts with a sound; it's the rope that raises and lowers the American flag outside the building that houses our studios in Canton. Kevin Laurence handles...  Go to full article
Nick Hartman, Potsdam, performs a horn solo with the Orchestra of Northern New York this Saturday night

Preview: ONNY's spring concert

This Saturday night the Orchestra of Northern New York presents its spring concert in Hosmer Hall at SUNY-Potsdam. The concert will feature a variety of music taken mostly...  Go to full article

"Workplace intelligence" to build better economy

Regional business, political, and cultural leaders are gathering today at St. Lawrence University for the 5th Annual North Country Symposium. It's a strategizing session to...  Go to full article

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