Here are recent "Letters to the Editor" of "NorthCountryNow.com." Letters should be 400 words or fewer and are subject to editing. They can be e-mailed to Letters@NorthCountryNow.com, faxed to 268-8701, mailed to North Country This Week, P.O. Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or dropped off at our office, 19 Depot St., Potsdam.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:11 am
To the Editor: I would like to extend a sincere thank you for excellent customer service that I received on Monday, June 30 from the Canton Price Chopper store. I had promised a nutrition education cl...
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:07 am
To the Editor, The following letter is submitted by me, Joe Liotta, president of the Norwood Village Green Concert Series. It was written to Jon Hunkins, a member of the Norwood Village Green Concert...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 7:12 am
To the Editor: Local businesses, organizations, and individuals are coming together now more than ever to support our local youth. This summer ACCO, AMVETS Post 19, Casella Waste Systems-Inc., Pepsi-C...
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Monday, July 21, 2014 - 7:01 am
To the Editor: Local businesses, organizations, and individuals are coming together now more than ever to support our local youth. This summer ACCO, AMVETS Post 19, Casella Waste Systems-Inc., Pepsi-C...
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Friday, July 18, 2014 - 10:16 am
To the Editor: I am writing concerning the black bear population in New York. I am very alarmed about the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Black Bear Management Plan for New York State 2014-...
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Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 7:01 am
To The Editor: Let me first state that I am no fan of excess and unnecessary motorcycle noise. I wish those who purposely and illegally increase the sound from their bikes would be regularly ticketed....
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 6:31 am
To the Editor: I would like to echo the thoughts “Former Parade Organizer Praises New Committee,” in the July 9-15 edition about the Norwood Fourth of July parade. Knowing the new committee members an...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 6:33 am
To the Editor: On July 4, I was part of a small walking group of three adults with two large, leashed dogs enjoying the new trail from Maple Street to Bayside Cemetery in Potsdam. It is beautifully wi...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 6:56 am
To the Editor: Usually when the leadership for an event changes, a bit of anxiety and worry becomes a concern especially if the event has been successful. This was the case when I decided to step down...
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Friday, July 11, 2014 - 7:01 am
To the Editor: The Canton Yoga Loft Board of Directors would like to extend our thanks to all the wonderful volunteers who got our whole operation moved so smoothly on Saturday, June 28,, from the Map...
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Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 7:01 am
To the Editor: A few weeks ago I asked that the St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union Board of Directors consider saving the ancient cucumber magnolia that had been living on their recently acquired Court...
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Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 7:00 am
Letter to Editor: Last year Senator Ritchie was successful in getting her bill in the Senate passed, which by the way was the third time she has been successful in doing this. Assemblywoman Addie Russ...
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Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 7:02 am
To the Editor: I would like to extend a sincere thank you for excellent customer service that I received on Monday, June 30 from the Canton Price Chopper store. I had promised a nutrition education cl...
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Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 6:49 am
To the Editor: The Canton Day Care Center Inc. (CDCC) would like to thank everyone who supported the program during the St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess Weekend. The children, families, and staff of...
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Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 6:49 am
To the Editor: I am retiring from my practice of family medicine in the beautiful North Country of New York. My husband, Dr. John Dewar, and I came here thirty years ago hoping to offer the full spect...
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Monday, July 7, 2014 - 7:27 am
To the Editor: The Canton Day Care Center Inc. (CDCC) would like to thank everyone who supported the program during the St. Lawrence County Dairy Princess Weekend. The children, families, and staff of...
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Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 5:29 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Amvets Post 19 Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a strawberry festival on July 10 at the clubrooms, 215 Ford St. Menu, for $5, includes hamburger or hotdog, potato and macaroni salads and bake...
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Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 10:24 am
Letter to Editor: The E.J. Noble Guild would like to thank all those who helped make “the Night on the Town in Nashville” a great success. Our main goal this year was to bring the dance back to Canton...
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Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 10:23 am
To the Editor: This weekend the Catholic Church celebrates the apostles Peter and Paul. Peter was the man Jesus chose to build His Church. Peter was also the man that denied Jesus three times. Have y...
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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 8:42 am
To the Editor: This is my last week of practicing family medicine in the beautiful North Country of New York. My husband, Dr. John Dewar, and I came here thirty years ago hoping to offer the full spec...
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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: At the June 6 meeting of the Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties Central Trades and Labor Council, a resolution was unanimously approved by the delegates that represent over 24,...
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Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: In response to the Sound Off “Soup Kitchen, ” the idea to have a soup kitchen in the town hall building is a super idea from a super citizen, as are many generous souls here. Being from...
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Monday, June 30, 2014 - 8:58 am
CANTON -- The Canton Recreation Department will host “Adventures in Learning” from July 7 through Aug. 8 at Billmeyer Playground at Canton Central School, 99 State St. Activities run Monday through Fr...
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Monday, June 30, 2014 - 6:54 am
To the Editor: This letter is written from a former resident of Norfolk who appreciates the efforts of Robert Haggett who has given up the parade duties for the annual Norwood Fourth of July 4 parade....
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Monday, June 30, 2014 - 6:54 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Hospital Guild Garden Tour was held June 14 featuring Potsdam village gardens. This tour showcased a number of local gardeners who graciously shared their labors of love. Th...
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