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.

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 7:39 am
To the Editor: Do people understand that Hillary Clinton now has four decades with secrets and cover-ups? You would think that with over 30 years of scandals Hillary would have cleaned up her act sinc...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 7:38 am
To the Editor: I’d like to sincerely thank my family, lifelong friends and new friends for their amazing support of me and my campaign for county treasurer. I feel extremely blessed to have you all in...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:18 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Food Co-op & Carriage House Bakery and Deli would like to thank everyone who took part in its Open House and 43 year anniversary celebration on Saturday, Sept. 17. The f...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:09 am
To The Editor: On behalf of the Norfolk-Raymondville Food Pantry we would once again like to express our deepest appreciation and gratitude for the generous grant funding in which we received from the...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 7:32 am
To the Editor: Is it just me, or do other people out there wake up each day to see media headlines so depressing that we are sad and tired even before breakfast? Then the day marches on and local and...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 7:31 am
To the Editor: The energy, they say, is green; I am all for what’s green and clean, But – input, output -- think, my friend; Is there a real gain in the end? A lot of output tax we pay To have these g...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 9:49 am
To the Editor: This summer we celebrated The Fresh Air Fund’s 140th summer of serving children from New York City’s low-income communities. I would like to take this opportunity to extend my gratitude...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 9:49 am
To the Editor: There has been a lot of speculation of the closing of The Tread Mill at 55 Market Street in Potsdam. I would like to clarify what is happening at my business. I am attempting to close t...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 9:11 am
To the Editor: We first want to start off by saying thank you to all of the local businesses, school clubs, and community organizations for a great turn out in 2015. The displays were amazing and we a...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 9:06 am
To the Editor: The Waddington Summer Concert Series again ended a very successful year. We offered nine concerts with a wide range of musical genres. Thank you to the sponsors, volunteers, musicians,...
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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 9:17 am
To the Editor: In 2014 Elise Stefanik became the youngest female in our country’s history to be elected to congress. She is running for reelection in November. Her campaign slogan was a fresh face and...
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:51 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the Parishville-Hopkinton travel soccer program, I would like to extend a big thank you to the Town of Parishville for the use of the Parishville beach for our teams this s...
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:49 am
To the Editor: Thank you to everyone who made GardenShare's second annual Fight Hunger 5K a success! Over 100 people turned out to run or walk the 5K course and, together with the business sponsors, t...
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 8:27 am
To the Editor: The Village of Potsdam is losing one of its best. Sometimes an offer is just too good to turn down, and so it is with Bob Henninger who is leaving the Village of Potsdam to take a job w...
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Monday, September 19, 2016 - 12:08 pm
To the Editor: This year's Garden Club Standard Flower Show was held at the Dobisky Community Center on Friday, Aug. 19 and Saturday, Aug. 20. By all accounts it was a success. 25 exhibits were entere...
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Monday, September 19, 2016 - 12:06 pm
To the Editor: Our team, the “Crappy Carpers,” would like to say a special thanks to Ron Page and Go Green Spray Foam, who sponsored our 2016 Jr. carp tournament team. Though the weather was a bit rou...
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:09 am
To the Editor: Wow what an injustice to our court system with dollars wasted for jury selection. Now who should bear the cost of this injustice to our system? Who should be responsible for this? The c...
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:08 am
To the Editor: On Saturday, Sept. 10 we participated in NYSARC's 9th annual Autism Awareness Walk at the Canton Park. This event raises money for programs and resources for the children and adults in...
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:08 am
To the Editor: In response to New York Public Health Law, it is stated that “Smoking is prohibited in the following outdoor areas: ticketing, boarding and platform areas of railroad stations, on the g...
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Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 7:25 am
To the Editor: Before deciding whether or not to run for re-election to the village board last year, my husband and I talked a lot about what we should do after he retired. We decided that we were not...
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Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: I want to thank all the Republican voters of St. Lawrence County who took the time to come out and vote in the primary. I particularly want to thank my opponent, Bob Santamoor, who ran...
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 8:08 am
To the Editor: In April, a friend in Norwood headed out with her dog on-leash. They’d gone 20 feet when a neighbor’s dog barreled down the street and viciously attacked my friend’s dog. Thanks to the...
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 8:08 am
To The Editor: St. Andrew’s Church in Norwood held their 2nd annual Summer Wrap-Up Celebration for the children on August 27. The kids enjoyed carnival games, relay races, cotton candy, hot dogs, popc...
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 10:42 am
To the Editor: Want to stop texting and talking on phones? Notify their insurance company. Let them cancel them for not obeying the law, the same as drinking and driving. This should slow them down wi...
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 10:42 am
To the Editor: The Black Lake Fish & Game Association would like to thank all the sponsors, volunteers, attendees, runners, spectators, exhibitors, and all who were involved in making what we feel...
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