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.

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 6:56 am
To the Editor: For the past 26 years, Cuba has annually presented the same resolution to the United Nations: a formal condemnation of the U.S. blockade against Cuba that has been in place since the ea...
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Friday, November 24, 2017 - 6:55 am
To the Editor: The Kiwanis Club of Potsdam, working in tandem with the Potsdam Fire Department and the Potsdam Village Police Department, wishes to acknowledge the volunteers who donated their time an...
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Friday, November 24, 2017 - 6:54 am
To the Editor: We offer a heartfelt thank you to all who were at our side at the time of the passing of Ruth F. Garner. The Villages of Potsdam and Norwood staff, Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department, Po...
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Friday, November 24, 2017 - 6:53 am
To the Editor: October 19th is International Credit Union Day. The theme is pertinent to us as it is what our mission has been all about since the very beginning – Dreams Thrive Here. It all started...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:17 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association I would like to thank everyone who helped to make our 2nd annual History Hustle 5K Fun Run & Walk a success. Thanks to th...
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:15 am
To the Editor: In response to PILOT Savings Will Not be a Windfall Locally” which appeared in the Nov. 1-7 issue of North Country This Week: I believed in all the hype and misinformation about PILOTs...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:29 am
To the Editor: President Trump is getting his pardon pen ready, as the Muller investigation starts indicting his associates. This Wednesday, he plans to practice on two very innocent Minnesota turkeys...
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 7:28 am
To the Editor: On February 18, 2018, twenty-six students from Potsdam High School will embark on a nine-day trip to the Galapagos Islands and Quito, Ecuador, on the western coast of South America. Sin...
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Monday, November 20, 2017 - 7:00 am
To the Editor: I must take exception to the Letter to the Editor “Not All Equipped With Skills to Serve the Public” which ran in the Nov. 4-10 issue of North Country This Week. The writer makes severa...
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Monday, November 20, 2017 - 7:00 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association I would like to thank everyone who helped to make our Genealogy & Local History Fair on October 21st a success: Presenter...
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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:49 am
To the Editor: Before you head out to the malls or shop online this holiday season, take some time to check out local merchants who work year round in your community bringing you locally made and othe...
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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:48 am
To the Editor: On Oct. 7 I had the opportunity to attend the Clarkson versus Michigan hockey game with hall of famers and World War II veterans Charles Alexander on Hall of Fame Weekend. At Clarkson,...
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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:47 am
To the Editor: The Office of the NYS Comptroller's newly-released Special Report: North Country Region Economic Profile, contains the bewildering assertion that "estimated median property tax bills fo...
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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:08 pm
To the Editor: I feel compelled to give the electorate the truth since North Country This Week cannot. NCTW published a story about Cuomo crying about the elimination of the state and local tax deduct...
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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:32 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center HEART Committee and Foundation, I would like to extend a sincere thank you to everyone who helped make this year’s Cash for the Holidays...
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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:31 am
To the Editor: The Community Lunch Program for Kids, an extension of the Norfolk Raymondville Food Pantry, would like to express our sincere appreciation to Karen Bage, the community coordinator of Cr...
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 6:54 am
To the Editor: I am saddened to read Andy Gardener’s October 24th 2017 news article on North Country Now regarding the resignation of the Boys and Girls Club officials due to the apparent serving of a...
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 6:53 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce would like to thank everyone who came to our 6th annual Ogtoberfest held on Saturday, September 30th at the Lockwood Civic Center in Ogdensbur...
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 8:45 am
To the Editor: Cooler weather is upon us, which means it is time for "Rosie's Hawg Dogs" to close for the 2017 season. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our many customers for their patr...
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 8:44 am
To the Editor: We 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 2016. The displays were amazing and we are loo...
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 8:43 am
To the Editor: I want to thank everyone who voted Nov. 7. Special thanks to Hank Ford and the Conservative Committee for their support. It’s been a good 25-year run. Best wishes to the new boards in C...
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Monday, November 13, 2017 - 8:36 am
To the Editor: Congratulations George Cayey, you will do a good job (as town supervisor) for all of Colton's overtaxed payers. This is a poor town with no industry. Give us a tax relief in your new te...
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Monday, November 13, 2017 - 8:35 am
To the Editor: It is a great honor to be selected by the voters of the Town of Canton for a seat on the town council. I would like to thank all those that supported my candidacy, and everyone that tur...
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Monday, November 13, 2017 - 8:35 am
To the Editor: Thank you to all my family, friends and supporters. There are far too many individuals that did hours of work and who gave financial support to the campaign to be able to name them all...
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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 7:14 am
To the Editor: Application are now available to receive assistance for our Christmas program from the Norwood-Norfolk-Raymondville Outreach. The program provides new toys, clothing and food to our loc...
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