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, July 17, 2018 - 8:00 am
To the Editor: All over the world, there are people arguing and fighting over things that do not hold eternal value. There are people bullying, belittling, hating and murdering others on a daily basis...
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 7:33 am
To the Editor: In response to the Sound Off Here’s the proof which appeared in the July 4-10 issue of North Country This Week: You hit the nail on the head. Tensions ran high, tempers flared, and frag...
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 7:31 am
To the Editor: Tedra Cobb had no time to savor her resounding victory in the Democratic primary before she was attacked by the Stefanik campaign as “the out of touch, liberal, hyper-partisan, tax-and-...
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 8:38 am
To the Editor: I am writing this in responds to the front page article “O’Burg Says No to Home Retail Shops” which appeared in the June 30 – July 6 issue of North Country This Week: Not a surprise tha...
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 8:35 am
 To the Editor: Congratulations to this year’s graduating class of the St. Lawrence Leadership Institute. This year’s class consisted of farmers, educators, public servants and professionals, all with...
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 9:07 am
  To the Editor: I drove through Hopkinton the other day. It had an eerie, deathly look. Field after field of corn with areas of scorched, brown leaves and between the rows of corn and along the guard...
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 8:54 am
To the Editor: My husband is a beekeeper. He has hives at two of our son’s places. Last summer he went to take off the last of the honey—only to find them dead. They had been strong and healthy. What...
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Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:13 am
To the Editor: Ogdensburg Free Academy Class of 2018 Project Graduation would like to announce the conclusion of our purpose and report that we successfully made over $21,000 profit this year. These f...
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Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:12 am
To the Editor: The political machine of WallStreet that continuously churns out corrupt Democrats and Republicans met its match. Enter NY-14 and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. With just $300,000 of small d...
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Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:10 am
To the Editor: I was disappointed to see that the Watertown Daily Time’s May 1 letter “Puerto Rican workers protest U.S. plan to slash pensions” omits some key points that need to be in discussion abo...
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Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 11:03 am
To the Editor: The Norfolk-Raymondville Food Pantry would like to express its' sincere appreciation to Hannaford of Massena for the years of support they have provided to our pantry! Every third Satur...
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Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 11:02 am
To the Editor: This letter is directed to the heartless person who deliberately left a young male ginger-colored cat at the private campground at Beckstead Drive, Parishville. The pathetic creature me...
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 9:23 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Elk's Lodge Sweet Treats for Soldiers Candy Bar Drive was a huge success. i would like to thank the following businesses for their support and helping us exceed our goal. We...
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 9:22 am
To the Editor: The Massena Drug Free Community Coalition is nothing without all the people and organizations that came to the table with their insights, ideas, and perspectives. Our sponsors, partners...
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 7:45 am
To the Editor: Congratulations Hopkinton! Local citizens and officials in Hopkinton deserve a HUGE round of applause, a standing ovation really, for their successful campaign to protect their homes an...
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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 7:42 am
To the Editor: It is important that we fly the American flag because it honors our veteran’s and the sacrifices that they have made. It is especially important that we display the stars and stripes o...
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Monday, July 2, 2018 - 6:17 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce was pleased to hold another successful Car-B-Que on Saturday, June 9th from 10 am to 4 pm on the grounds of the Dobisky Visitors Center – Our...
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Monday, July 2, 2018 - 6:16 am
To the Editor: All over the world, there are people arguing and fighting over things that do not hold eternal value. There are people bullying, belittling, hating and murdering others on a daily basis...
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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:28 am
To the Editor: I write this with total disappointment with the action and inaction taken as of late of the Hopkinton Town Board and the many residents, that have failed in making this a viable and fis...
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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:28 am
To the Editor: On behalf the Board of Directors of New Hope Transformation House Ministries, Inc., I would like to sincerely thank all of those involved in our being approved to start a program to be...
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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:27 am
To the Editor: International Exchange students are impacting their host communities by donating hours of their time to community service. ISE is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bridging cultures...
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 9:26 am
To the Editor: In response to the June 13-19 Letter to the Editor “Practice ‘Dutch Read’ to Prevent Accidents’ the writer advises bicyclists to look at the rearview mirrors of parked cars to avoid bei...
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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 9:25 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the teachers and staff at Parishville-Hopkinton Central School, I wanted to thank Mr. Kuno, along with store manager Ryan Patterson and the terrific staff at Kunoco for pro...
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 8:36 am
To the Editor: What an incredible year this has been for the Potsdam Snack Pack Program! Because of the fantastic support and overall generosity of the community, we provided healthy snacks and lunch...
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 8:35 am
To the Editor: Black Lake Hammond Masonic Lodge #319 wishes to thank the following businesses for their contributions to our raffle: Gardeners Flooring and Furniture, Woodchop Shop, Millers Greenhouse...
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