Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:37 am
To the Editor: I am a current college student here in St. Lawrence County. I am writing blog posts about homelessness in the North Country, specifically St. Lawrence County. Through my research, I hav...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:37 am
To the Editor: I'd like to say that "Black Lives Matter" is a poor mantra because it excludes anyone who is not black. I don't consider it a fair treatment of the situation we have today. "All Good Ci...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:36 am
To the Editor: This past week, while piecing our lives back together after losing everything in a house fire, we have had much for which to be grateful. We are grateful to the firefighters, from multi...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:55 am
To the Editor: The Hopkinton Wind Advisory Board recently put forth a proposal to not expand the draft wind overlay zone south of NY Rt. 72. This proposal will be voted on after the public hearing on...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:54 am
To the Editor: We have a problem. Whether you know it or not, the youth of the North Country are suffering, partially due to your news stories. Not only are your stories skewing the publics understand...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:11 am
To the Editor: We have lived in the township of Parishville since 1944. We were working at physical labor when we were 5-6 years old. We had our own chores to do every day that helped our parents. We...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:09 am
To the Editor: If the APPR (annual professional performance review) evaluation of teachers, a union of professionals, falls back to where it always belonged, the board convened should consist of a sup...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:09 am
To the Editor: In June of last year, a small group of concerned community members came together to discuss a dilemma that faces children in the Norwood-Norfolk School District each summer. Children wh...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:08 am
To the Editor: In response to “Nearly 40 percent of SLC is Tax Exempt” which appeared in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: This means colleges, churches, and other tax-exempt owners ne...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:14 am
To the Editor: The Kiwanis Club of Gouverneur, Inc. will be holding its annual auction on April 28, at the Gouverneur Elks Lodge, 1415 US Highway 11, Gouverneur. The auction will start at 7 p.m. The E...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:14 am
To the Editor: In response to “Hopeful For Neutrality from Town Boards” which appeared in the April 5-11 issue of North Country This Week: Mr. Potenzano asked for an apology from the Concerned Citizen...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:13 am
To the Editor: “It’s beginning to look a lot like…” well spring, which means the Lights on the River committee is starting to plan this year’s event. In the meantime raffle tickets are available for a...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:25 am
To the Editor: I had the opportunity to attend the Hopkinton Town Board Meeting on Monday, April 10. Two town supervisors were invited to speak: one from Lowville and the other from Harrisburg. It wa...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:24 am
To the Editor: In response to the child who saved his family from a fire in DeKalb: we here in the Heuvelton area are very proud of you, 10-year old boy! I wish I could use your real name, but they di...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: In response to "Church Commended for Black Lives Matter Banner" which appeared in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: ask yourself how police officers feel when they drive...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: The Fort Drum Mountain Warriors Sled Hockey team would like to thank the North Country community for their overwhelming support of the 5th annual Mountain Warrior Sled Hockey Tournament...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: In response to the Letter to the Editor “Reject Plan to Exhume Remains from Cemetery” which appeared in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: great letter concerning plans o...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: Now that many more regular folks realize that ObamaCare is the same ACA that gives them the relatively decent care which is currently under political attack in Washington, Town Hall mee...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:09 am
To the Editor: St. Lawrence County Community Development Program – CDP – has provided services to the families in St. Lawrence Country who have low incomes for 52 years. President Trump has proposed a...
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 8:47 am
To the Editor: I have with regularity attended many of the meetings regarding the industrial sized wind towers proposed for Hopkinton and Parishville. The key word is industrial sized. If you will nev...
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 8:46 am
To the Editor: I’m a leaseholder of the North Ridge Wind Farm. Before I signed a lease, I spoke with the Town of Hopkinton Board in 20110 in regards to understand their view on the wind project. Their...
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:55 am
To the Editor: One in five women will be raped in her lifetime according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence survey. The prevalence of this cr...
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:52 am
To the Editor: In response to “Moratoriums for Windmills Doesn’t Pass” in the April 19-25 issue of North Country This Week (the article also appeared online April 15 on NorthCountryNow.com): Quote fro...
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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:52 am
To the Editor: The BirchBark Bookshop is celebrating 30 years in business as of April. What started with 10,000 books has grown to 75,000 volumes in 2017. I want to thank all the many and loyal custom...
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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:51 am
To the Editor: Girl Scout Leader Appreciation Day is a day of appreciation for adult volunteers in Girl Scouting held on April 22 every year. Girl Scouts is an outstanding leadership organization for...
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