Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:11 am
To the Editor: The Ogdensburg Public Library's Board of Trustees, Staff, and Executive Director would like to thank the community for voting "yes" on Proposition #3 on the recent Ogdensburg Public Sch...
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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 annual North Country – Wine, Beer and Food Festival was held on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13 at the Lockwood Civic Center in Ogd...
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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: I read with interest the responses to the recent survey regarding the potential conflicts of two (2) board members. There are a few items that I would like to address and clear up: 1. F...
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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:05 am
To the Editor: I am disgusted by Elise Stefanik's decision to vote in favor of the American Healthcare Act. Given the last CBO score, this bill will be harmful for the people of the North Country. It...
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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:04 am
To the Editor: In response to the May 10-16 North Country This Week Letter to the Editor “Denying “Black Lives Matter” Urgency Displays Ignorance: The author state that “far too long has American soci...
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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:03 am
To the Editor: In response to “Health Care Repeal Will Only Benefit the Wealthy” which appeared in the May 10-16 issue of North Country This Week: I completely agree! In fact, I'd like to add a bit to...
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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:03 am
To the Editor: The Massena Central High School Class of 1982 will be holding their 35th Class Reunion on Friday, July 7 and Saturday July 8, 2017. Classmates are asked to join us on Friday evening at...
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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 7:03 am
To the Editor: "No nation in history has survived that legitimized sodomy and gross sexual excess. No nation has survived whose leaders plundered future generations to ensure their continuance in powe...
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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 7:24 am
To the Editor: When I foolishly left my wallet on the roof of my car, it fell off and was not noticed until I got to work I thought it was a total loss. I even back tracked looking for it along the ro...
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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: After a recent personal scare in the Village of Massena, I am forever grateful for the diligent, compassionate, and exemplary public service that was provided to me by the Massena Polic...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:08 am
To the Editor: I just returned from visiting my sister in Norfolk and I must say I was extremely happy with the new air service from Baltimore. It took just two hours as compared to the four and most...
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:07 am
To the Editor: “The congresswoman has not come to a decision on how she will vote; she is still soliciting input from her constituents.” Staffers for Rep. Elise Stefanik fed constituents this line dur...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 11:06 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:...
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Monday, May 22, 2017 - 11:05 am
To the Editor: Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has recently taken to Facebook to call a portion of her constituents "reprehensible" for opposing her support for the American Health Care Act. Perhaps the...
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Friday, May 19, 2017 - 8:31 am
To the Editor: In response to the letter “Landowners, Community Deserve Wind Money,” which appeared in the April 26 - May 2 issue of North Country This Week: it prompted some thoughts. The Durants sai...
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Friday, May 19, 2017 - 8:28 am
To the Editor: Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, wrote a novel titled 1984. In that book, Orwell describes such things as “doublespeak.” Doublespeak tells us that good is...
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Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 7:26 am
To the Editor: The 11th annual Canton Free Library Battle of the Books was a fantastic success thanks to every person who played a part! I’d like to recognize the teams, coaches, families and the valu...
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Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 7:25 am
To the Editor: My husband and I moved to Hopkinton in the early 70’s. We were drawn to the area because land was reasonably priced, taxes were low and the people were welcoming. Over the next 40 years...
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:52 pm
To the Editor: On May 23, members of the Norwood Public Library district will have an opportunity to vote on trustees, and a very small increase in their annual appropriation. This increase would add...
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:54 am
To the Editor: If you truly want to understand why El Caudillo Del Mar-A-Lago has his tiny little fingers within inches of the nuclear football, I’d recommend traveling to Northern New York, the land...
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:54 am
To the Editor: I recently spent four days at Massena Memorial Hospital, followed by twelve days at the Highland Nursing Home following a total hip replacement by Dr. Bedros Bakirtzian. I was treated w...
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 9:00 am
To the Editor: In response to “Research Wind Turbine Syndrome Before Too Late,” which appeared in the May 3-9 issue of North Country This Week: I must completely disagree. The reason why wind develope...
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 8:58 am
To the Editor: Any lip service to the mantra that “all lives matter” rings hollow if it is positioned in opposition to “Black Lives Matter.” The latter never claimed any exclusivity but to deny the le...
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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 9:33 am
To the Editor: To enjoy our lunch my wife and I park behind the mall to watch the water going over the two dams. We note that the water coming over the dam on the left always looks rather yellow. Howe...
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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 9:32 am
To the Editor: Last week, The Washington Post published a major expose of the U.S. dairy industry concluding that mega dairies scam consumers into paying extra for "organic" milk that isn't. The timin...
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