Skip Navigation

St. Lawrence Valley NY

on:

NCPR is supported by:

*For news, events and weather on the Canadian side of the St. Lawrence, visit the Region: Ontario & Quebec page.

St. Lawrence Valley Weather

Loading...
or for Zipcode:

Community Calendar Events


Democratic tide hits St. Lawrence County

Democrats scored major upsets in the St. Lawrence County legislature. Three long-standing Republican lawmakers lost their seats. Democrats will have a majority for the first time in 13 years. David Sommerstein reports from the Best Western University Inn in Canton, where both parties gathered last night.  Go to full article

47th Senate: The "forgotten race"

You could call the race in the 47th State Senate district the "forgotten" campaign, especially here in the North Country. It's played second fiddle to more high-profile races, including the one its current officeholder, Ray Meier, is running for Congress against Democrat Michael Arcuri. All three candidates live in Utica, almost four hours from the district's northern-most point in Massena. David Sommerstein profiles the race.  Go to full article
Paul Jamieson (photo: Adirondack Mountain Club)

Paul Jamieson dies at 103

Noted author, professor and avid canoeist Paul Jamieson died Saturday morning in Canton at 103. Todd Moe has more.  Go to full article

Small-Mart: local enonomies look beyond retail

Love 'em or hate 'em -- when you're in a conversation about "Wal-Mart" or the "big box economy", you're usually talking about retail. Either how the shopping is good, or the...  Go to full article

CITGO to heat Akwesasne for free

The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe is getting a big gift from South America. Venezuela's state-owned CITGO oil company is offering free home heating oil to residents who live on the...  Go to full article
A "Dia de los muertos" altar at SLU's Herring-Cole Hall

SLU observes "Day of the Dead"

The day after Halloween is traditionally consider "All Saints Day", among Christians. In Mexico, many observe an ancient Aztec celebration of the memory of deceased...  Go to full article
The American eel

Eel release "grand experiment"

Biologists in Canada are taking extreme measures to prevent the disappearance of a mysterious and fascinating fish. For the first time ever, they've stocked the St. Lawrence...  Go to full article

Ft. Drum explores training buffer

The construction boom around Fort Drum has military planners worried about keeping open space for the base itself. Earlier this month, Army officials met with agriculture...  Go to full article

Artists open their studio doors

NCPR is media sponsor for the St. Lawrence County Arts Council annual Artists' Studio Tour this weekend. The event starts Friday and continues through Sunday afternoon. The...  Go to full article
A ghostly view of Dark Island's Singer Castle. (photo: Allan Smith)

Musical Halloween treat

Organist Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, who divides her time between Canton and Washington D.C., gave a pipe organ recital of music for Halloween recently. The program included...  Go to full article

« first  « previous 10  1942-1951 of 2107  next 10 »  last »