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Con Ellott residing at United Helpers; Rev. Billings back to full strength


Con Eliott, the longtime sports broadcaster at WPDM-WSNN Radio in Potsdam for several decades, is now a resident of the United Helpers Home in Ogdensburg.

Elliott, who made countless friends as the voice of Clarkson Hockey and high school sports in the St. Lawrence Valley, is residing in Room J8 on the second floor and welcomes visitors with his unchanging charm and wit.

It is best to visit him is Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, or Sunday in the late morning or early afternoon.

The Rev at Full Strength

The North Country Sports family will be glad to know that Rev Bob Billings has returned to fulltime officiating after recovering from leukemia.

“I am doing well and I am completing this week a full season of officiating high school soccer. In fact, today I am refereeing the Girls Varsity Game at Lisbon vs. Harrisville,” said Billings in am email on Wednesday.

“It’s only fitting that I have the opportunity to thank these two teams in person for their display of support last year. I appreciate beyond words the support of the North Country. I am back working full time and looking forward to basketball season. Yes, God has been Good to me - All the Time!!”

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