The 2017 North Country Historical Writing Contest is now accepting entries from local writers. The contest, sponsored by Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne and NorthCountryNow.com, offers aspiring authors of all ages a chance to tell their stories. Jenne recognized the winners of the 2016 contest at SUNY Potsdam. From left are, front row, Gavin Murray, runner up, teen division; Clare Cragg, runner up, youth division; and Alayna Bush, first place, youth division; back, Amanda Erin Stopa, first place, adult division; Margaret Hockett, runner up, adult division; and Asher Cragg, first place, teen division. Entry details can be found here.