New York State exempts heating fuels from their four-percent sales tax, but counties can charge sales tax, and St. Lawrence County does.

Based on the financial situation of the county and its residents, do you think St. Lawrence County should charge residents with sales tax on all heating fuels even though they do not have to?

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With fall just around the corner and colder temps expected through St. Lawrence County this coming week, what are you looking forward to most about autumn?

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