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.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:09 am
To the Editor: This year, the Potsdam area will once again participate in the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign from November until Christmas. The Red Kettle will be located at various local retail...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:08 am
To the Editor: I would like to offer a brief explanation of the WIC Program and how we work, to help you understand the important role that you play in our success. WIC is a supplemental food program...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:06 am
To the Editor: President Obama will pardon two turkeys to promote the turkey industry. Every one of us can exercise that same pardon power by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance. It’s a most...
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 9:43 am
To the Editor: For over forty years the C.O.R.C. (Council of Religious Concern) Thrift Store has been and continues to be a vital part of our Potsdam community and the surrounding area. Located at 8 W...
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Monday, November 24, 2014 - 8:41 am
To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the voters of District 3, Canton, Morristown and Oswegatchie, for granting me the privilege of continuing to represent them on the St. Law...
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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 6:58 am
To the Editor: The Parishville Area ATV Club held its drawing for their 50/50 raffle in September and the lucky winner was Maria Dann from Gouverneur. Her winning ticket was worth $831.50. The club's...
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:12 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the family of Judy Guyette, I would like to take this time to express my appreciation for the outpouring of support and kindness during our great sadness. Words cannot expr...
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:11 am
To the Editor: The recent article, “State Police Seize Marijuana Plants in Madrid” written in the Watertown Daily Times on Friday, September 19, highlighted the New York State Police along with a vast...
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 8:22 am
To the Editor: On National Make A Difference Day, Saturday, October 25th, the VFW Post 1231 Ladies Auxiliary promoted their project to be a mile of quarters with the proceeds collected to go to Wounde...
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 8:21 am
To the Editor: An era passes. Say it ain’t so. I first started doing business with Alex and Wally in the late 1960s when they worked at Bronen’s Music (a far flung outpost of a New York store) located...
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Friday, November 14, 2014 - 6:55 am
To the Editor: Parishville - Thanks for your Support! I am very grateful for the overwhelming support I received from my fellow residents of Parishville and for honoring me with your vote last week. I...
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Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 8:05 am
To the Editor: The Hopkinton Food Pantry would like to thank all who support our efforts during the year to help those less fortunate. Please remember us during the holidays. We accept monetary and fo...
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 7:14 am
To the Editor: I would like to thank everyone who pitched in and supported my campaign for St. Lawrence County District 10 Legislator. I would especially like to thank Philip Paige and Mark Hussain f...
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 7:14 am
To the Editor: On Saturday, Sept. 20, the Potsdam Food Co-op hosted its annual open house and celebrated its 41-year anniversary. The festive day was filled with music, food, and fun for everyone. Mar...
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 11:55 am
To the Editor: As Veterans Day approaches, it is only fitting that we are ready to send out thanks to the following people, organizations and businesses that were firm supporters of the 3rd Annual Vet...
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: Recently the AmVets Ladies Auxiliary 265 sponsored a Walk-A-Thon for Hospice, Potsdam Animal Shelter and Paws With a Cause. We would like to thank everyone that participated in the 5-mi...
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: The PCS Athletic Hall of Fame held their 11th annual induction ceremony on September 5-6 this year. There were ten individuals, three teams, and two special award recipients accepted in...
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Monday, November 10, 2014 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: Members of the Potsdam Lions Club took to the streets of Potsdam on September 25-26 and October 3-4, 2014 to raise funds as part of the annual White Cane Sale. Potsdam Lions raised over...
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Monday, November 10, 2014 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: The members of the Parishville Fire Department Dive Team would like to thank the many businesses who donated prizes or sponsored a hole for their annual golf tournament held recently at...
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Friday, November 7, 2014 - 7:05 am
To the Editor: The Colton-Pierrepont Fall Festival was a huge success, in no small part due to support from the following sponsors: Walmart, Price Chopper, St. Lawrence Supply, Dunkin Donuts, Roxy The...
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Friday, November 7, 2014 - 7:04 am
To the Editor: A thank you goes out upon another successful Fright Night in Downtown Potsdam. I counted over 35 merchants, community groups, civic organizations, college Greeks and clubs, and others c...
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Friday, November 7, 2014 - 7:04 am
To the Editor: Our kick off to the 2014 “Keep the Wheels Rolling” campaign was a success! We served over 215 people a delicious meal last Friday evening. On behalf of the The Board of Directors, Emplo...
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Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 8:24 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Farmers’ Market recently finished up a great outdoor season on Saturday October 25th. The market wishes to thank all of our loyal customers who supported our local farmers a...
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Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 8:23 am
To the Editor: “We the People” have spoken! This election was a clear message to our county government. I am truly proud of our electorate that recognized the need to become engaged and put an end to...
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Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 8:26 am
To the Editor: In regard to the recent Potsdam-Canton Merger Vote: This is an open letter, not only in regard to the recently and overwhelmingly defeated proposal to merge Potsdam and Canton schools d...
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