Local Media

North Country Public Radio

Based at the E.J. Noble Medical Building at St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY, North Country Public Radio (NCPR) operates a network of 32 transmitters broadcasting to the entire Adirondack North Country, western Vermont and southeastern Ontario. The commercial-free format includes a wide variety of programs from National Public Radio including All Things ConsideredMorning EditionFresh Air and more. NCPR’s award-winning news team can be heard weekdays at 8:00 am with regional news broadcasts, features and interviews. The station also airs an eclectic mix of locally-hosted music programs. The local frequency is WSLU Canton, 89.5 FM.

North Country Now

North Country Now is St. Lawrence County’s online resource for the latest news and updates. Canton residents can always get a pulse on the North Country’s upcoming events or  just check out local sports scores.

North Country This Week is a free newspaper available to all. North Country this week is run through the offices of North Country Now.

Stevens Media Group owns several radio stations in the Seaway Valley, including two in Canton: WRCD 101.5 FM (The Fox); WNCQ 102.9 FM (Q Country)

plaindealer_logoCanton’s hometown newspaper since 1856. Located in the heart of Canton at 1 Main Street. The St. Lawrence Plaindealer is part of Northern New York Newspapers, publishers of The Sunday Advance News, Daily Courier-Observer, The Ogdensburg Journal with companion websites: www.ogd.com and www.mpcourier.com. With county-wide coverage of local news, sports, community events and more; residents have come to rely on Northern New York Newspapers as their source for local news throughout the North Country.

The Watertown Daily Times has a St. Lawrence County bureau in Canton. Phone: 315-386-3571

Fourth Coast Entertainment Magazine, based in Canton, is published monthly and covers the arts in the North Country. Phone: 315-379-9543