Friday, January 13, 2017 - 7:02 am
To the Editor: I am really so proud and thankful for your publication. Twice you have published letters from our residents that were really meaningful to our present political situation. If only the N...
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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:59 am
To the Editor: For 54 years, Ogdensburg Command Performances has presented professional touring productions to North Country audiences who would otherwise need to travel to cities and pay higher price...
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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:59 am
To the Editor: Attention taxpayers: Light up the Albany switchboard and let your elected representatives know our hard earned money should not be used for “free tuition.” First, anytime a politician c...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 7:46 am
To the Editor: The Amvets Auxility Post 262 in Colton had the following memorial donations made for their annual Christmas Memory Tree: Harry Scovil, Amber Scovil, Graydon Scovil, Carson Scovil, Artis...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 8:05 am
To the Editor: The North Country is known around the world for its breathtaking views of the Adirondacks and valleys. A gift from God. The proposed 500 foot high wind turbines will forever scar the la...
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 6:40 am
To the Editor: One cannot help but feel sympathetic to the plight of hunting clubs whose lodges will be taken down on the Long Pond Easement. They partake in a wholesome family-oriented activity that...
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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 6:39 am
To the Editor: From coursing rivers to high peaks, there is much to see and enjoy in the North Country. Considering the ecological gifts we have received just by living here, the least we can do is to...
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:41 am
To the Editor: The Hopkinton Food Pantry was a success in 2016: the directors of the Hopkinton Food Pantry wish to thank all those who have helped support our program over the years. Our volunteer wor...
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:41 am
To the Editor: In response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to veto indigent defense funding law: I think it is way too easy for Gov. Cuomo and legislators to mandate, without recourse, expenses to the...
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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:53 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the Massena Joint Recreation Commission and all of the skaters who took part in our annual tradition, I would like to thank the following organizations and businesses for s...
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 7:00 am
To the Editor: After the holiday season the Rensselaer Falls Playground Committee will be back in full swing planning more events and activities to help raise more money to add to our playground. This...
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 5:53 am
To the Editor I am hopeful that I am not the only resident that is alarmed by the front-page article in the Dec. 28 edition of "North Country This Week" entitled "Dealer Indicted For Improper Waste Di...
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Friday, December 30, 2016 - 11:59 am
Here are the 10 most-read letters to the editor of North Country Now in 2016, which we determined by highest number of page views: 10.) St. Mary’s Church owes families a public apology, says Potsdam r...
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: On Oct. 25, the C.O.R.C. Store hosted our first “Mystery Dinner Theater Fundraiser” which raised $1,320.40 for our voucher program. We also had door prizes for those who guess "who done...
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 7:12 am
To the Editor: You wonder why this county is broke? Apparently it's because the legislature doesn’t know math. I’m talking about the article about Legislator Forsythe (“St. Lawrence County legislator...
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 7:11 am
To the Editor: Increasing public transportation and improving bicycle safety in the North Country would help many of our neighbors, some of whom lack reliable vehicles of their own. New York State is...
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 7:10 am
To the Editor: I am writing to express my profound disappointment with your organization over a published opinion article titled "Man Hypothesizes Syrians to Inhabit Trailer Park" which appeared in th...
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 7:09 am
To the Editor: I just read the Dec. 17-23 North Country This Week article “Confluent Hopes to Create 100 O’burg Jobs.” Does anyone else wonder about the money ($1,2220,000.00) presently awarded by the...
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 7:05 am
To the Editor: I am very happy that I no longer live in Ogdensburg. Their recent attempt to raise taxes by so much and to borrow so many millions of dollars had finally bit them on the arse, I'm afrai...
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Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 6:46 am
To the Editor: On Dec. 9 and 10, the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosted a craft, food & wine holiday show, Tastes & Talents of the North Country, held for the first time at SUNY Po...
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Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 6:42 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Food Co-op held its 19th annual Baking Fest and Silent Auction on Sunday, Dec. 11 to benefit the Potsdam Neighborhood Center. This annual community event was held in a new l...
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Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 7:02 am
To the Editor: I am writing to thank Patrick Gray and his PACES crew for making Trinity Church’s Thanksgiving Day community meal a great success. For the past three years the PACES Food Service at SUN...
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Monday, December 19, 2016 - 6:06 am
To the Editor: The best Christmas gift ever. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in March of this year, and last Thursday, December 8, was my last treatment. I just have to tell everyone what an inspir...
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Friday, December 16, 2016 - 7:26 am
To the Editor: A vast amount of college students believes they do not need a flu shot. They believe they are healthy enough to not need them. Others believe that the shot will give them the flu. Some...
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Friday, December 16, 2016 - 7:25 am
To the Editor: Once 9 p.m. hits here on SUNY Potsdam’s campus, you can witness a storm of people flooding the Union Dining Hall for the very popular “late night” food selections. There are wings, pizz...
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