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 [email protected], 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, April 24, 2018 - 6:48 am
To the Editor: In response to “CPH Owes Public An Explanation Over Doctor” which ran in the April 11-17 issue of North Country This Week: The evaluation of the is both accurate and appropriate. By my...
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 6:48 am
To the Editor: In response to “Town is Getting Screwed Over by Council Members” which appeared in the April 4-10: The writer needs to think a little more broadly about who would be "getting screwed" (...
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Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:54 am
To the Editor: We are writing you today to inform you that effective immediately, Nathan Lashomb, the Executive Director of the Greater Massena Chamber will be taking a temporary sabbatical from his d...
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Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:37 am
To the Editor: The Kiwanis Club of Potsdam wishes to express their gratitude to the area’s merchants, private donors and members of the Builders & Key Clubs, Circle-K of Potsdam SUNY and Clarkson...
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Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:36 am
To the Editor: Believe it or not, summer will arrive! The best investment one can make is in yourself. Instead of throwing money away and getting a short-term fix such as Botox and other harmful injec...
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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:37 am
To the Editor: Canton Cub Scout Pack 11 would like to thank the community for the support with our last spaghetti dinner on March 30th. We had a great turnout. Special thanks go to Community Bank, N.A...
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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:36 am
To the Editor: New York State can pony up millions of dollars to help the victims of last years flooding along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River. The heavy rains and flooding were an act of God....
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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 11:28 am
  To the Editor: To our supporters from Madrid and surrounding communities: The officers and the members of the Madrid Volunteer Fire Department want to say thank you for support and attendance at our...
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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 11:27 am
  To the Editor: In response to “CPH Owes Public An Explanation Over Doctor” which ran in the April 11-17 issue of North Country This Week: I, too question how this man was hired by Canton-Potsdam Hos...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:47 am
To the Editor: The community of Hopkinton/Parishville has been united for generations, the residents will not allow a foreign corporation to wedge itself between us, regardless of the money they dang...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:46 am
To the Editor: Shawn Stoddard & The BackWater Blues Band would like to thank all the patrons, businesses, musicians, and media outlets who donated their time and/or donated items to raffle at the...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:44 am
To the Editor: The Community Lunch Program for Kids would like to publicly say thank you to Stewart’s Shops for it’s very generous donation of $500. This donation was made possible by the Stewart’s Sh...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:43 am
To the Editor: April 22 is designated as National Girl Scout Leader’s Day. Girl Scout volunteer leaders have been positively impacting girls lives since the beginning of Girl Scouting in 1912. These...
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:43 pm
To the Editor: In response to “CPH Owes Public An Explanation Over Doctor” which ran in the April 11-17 issue of North Country This Week: The evaluation of the is both accurate and appropriate. By my...
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:42 pm
To the Editor: On Sunday, March 25, many people came together to support Barb Kristoffersen at a jamboree held at Parishville Firemans Hall. We would like to thank everyone who came and made this day...
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:41 pm
To the Editor: On March 24, Amber Johnson-Downey unexpectedly passed away. She was an Aramark cashier at Clarkson University and a big part of the student center family. Amber had a bubbly and outgoin...
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Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:19 am
To the Editor: I hope Hopkinton residents will be wise enough to know that if they accept the pittance Avangrid is offering, in exchange for their support, they are doomed. Your community is worth for...
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Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:19 am
To the Editor: I do not have any connections with any wind power connection, use wind-power generated electricity, nor have ever had any of those things. What I have though, is a familiarity with bei...
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Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:18 am
To the Editor: In response to “Pastor Commends NY For Fighting For Women” which appeared in the April 7-13 issue of North Country This Week: It is wrong to suppose that those who believe that abortion...
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Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:15 am
To the Editor: If our neighbors in Hopkinton want "green energy" and income from power generation there are plenty of solar farm development corporations willing to write similar contracts to install...
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Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 11:51 am
To the Editor: Thank You Massena and Northern New York for helping make this year’s 58th Massena’s Rotary Pancake Auction a great success. The auction, in conjunction with the pancake sales, raised ov...
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Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 11:51 am
To the Editor: Don’t be fooled by continued North Country for a Brighter Future propaganda. The Hopkinton Town Board has agreed to vote on a protective wind law. Frankly, that is their job. What Iber...
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:12 am
To the Editor: We would like to thank the families that joined us at Classy Collectibles for our 4th annual Easter Egg Hunt. We had a record breaking number of 34 little ones show up at the door eager...
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:11 am
To the Editor: As a former resident of Potsdam and St Lawrence County. I was shocked to read about the alleged theft of prescription drugs from patients by a cardiologist employed by the Canton-Potsda...
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:10 am
  To the Editor: In response to “Town is Getting Screwed Over by Council Members,” which appeared in April 4-10 issue of North Country This Week: 1. Many pro wind people have suggested from day one th...
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