THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:
St. Lawrence County Sheriff Kevin Wells says cleanups of methamphetamine production sites are on track to surpass last year’s figures. Wells says the recent uptick in meth arrests across St. Lawrence County is due to an increase in the drug’s presence, not police finding more of what was already here.
Do you know of someone who has been affected by methamphetamine?
Results will be posted Monday, March 2.
LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:
In the wake of recent cases of measles breaking out across the nation, many lawmakers are questioning if vaccinations should be mandated. Do you think people should be forced to vaccinate to ensure public safety?
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The Health Initiative was awarded $10,000 by the St. Lawrence County Cancer Fund to provide free cancer screenings for uninsured or under-insured residents. To find out about eligibility requirements for free screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer call the Health Initiative at 261-4760 ext. 225. The St. Lawrence County Cancer Fund will host the E.I. Moses Walk Run for Life in April.View enlarged photo.
The Norfolk American Legion recently marked its 10-year anniversary. Chapter President Marc LoGalbo presented plaques to former president Royal Sheldon and members who have remained active members since 2005. The honorees included Barb and Richard Barish, Al and Linda Carpenter, Earl Cook, Jerry Laramay, James and Sharon Palmer, Terry Peterson, Gordon Richards, Gail Sheldon, Alfred and Robin Snider and Cindy Sullivan.View enlarged photo.
Potsdam Girl Scouts visited the Potsdam Humane Society this past Monday. The girls scouts that attended were Daisy Troop 50216, Brownie Troop 50240 and Junior Troop 50167. "The Girl Scouts gave the shelter toys that they had made for the animals," said Sue Scott, who submitted the photo.View enlarged photo.
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