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.

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 10:36 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the Plumb family I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that made this years annual Robert Plumb Memorial Fireworks a huge success. Thank you to the Hannaw...
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Monday, August 3, 2015 - 6:52 am
To the Editor: Market Street was the hub of activity in the 1950s in Potsdam. It was Potsdam’s modest version of “5th Avenue.” On Market Street you could find wonderful one-of-a-kind stores independen...
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Friday, July 31, 2015 - 7:57 am
To the Editor: To our family, friends, and the entire Nicholville community and beyond, we don't know where to begin. We will never be able to thank you enough for everything you did and continue to d...
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Friday, July 31, 2015 - 7:57 am
To the Editor: In response to the article "Surveillance At The Greenbelt" which ran in the July 25 issue of North Country This Week: I would like to commend those who are working for the cameras along...
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Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 7:10 am
To the Editor: Wow! A brand new, efficient, well staffed VA clinic in Massena. But the sad thing is that the number one health issue facing vets will most likely get mistreated. And, what is worse is...
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 8:26 am
To the Editor: I have cirrhosis of the liver, an irreversible disease usually caused by one of three conditions: too much alcohol, hepatitis C, and (in my case) Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), a...
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: Some thoughts on the recent submissions and local activities in response to the developments in South Carolina and now several other southern states in regards to the Confederate flag....
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Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 7:00 am
To the Editor: I and many thousands of disabled persons and businesses have been advocating for change in service animal guidelines. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) issued new guidelines On July...
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Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 6:59 am
To the Editor: The recent Higley Association Ice Cream Social concluded with a spectacular fireworks display, and we want to thank the association members and the many area residents who attended and...
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Monday, July 27, 2015 - 12:02 pm
To the Editor: In response to the story “North Country Assemblywoman Russell Wants To See Minimum Wage Increased For All Jobs,” which can be views here; I agree it's dumb to raise wages forcefully for...
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Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:15 am
To the Editor: As we enter our fourth week of the Massena Recreation program, we look forward to having as much fun as we did in the first three weeks. The children have enjoyed many activities at the...
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Friday, July 24, 2015 - 7:19 am
To the Editor: My name is Amanda Mason, I am 16 years old, and live in Parishville. The most important thing in my life is music. Every way, shape, and form of music is important to me, especially sin...
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Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 8:32 am
To the Editor: My husband, Brian Moulton, runs and operates the Madrid Ice Rink for the town and has for many years. Jason Fetterly came up to him and asked if he could give back to his community and...
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Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 6:29 am
To the Editor: In response to “River Management Might Have Saved Your Camp” which ran in the July 1 issue of North Country This Week: seven inches of rainfall within 4 days is a lot of water. The lett...
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Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 8:06 am
To the Editor: In response to “Toilets Are Symbols Of Hate, Says Neighbor,” which ran in the July 15 issue of North Country This Week: the letter called for action by the town government to remove the...
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Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 8:03 am
To the Editor: Throughout this summer biologists have been and will be studying how sturgeon use the lower portion of the Grasse River. To do so they put 50-foot nets out staggering the river. These n...
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Monday, July 20, 2015 - 8:10 am
To the Editor: Just read the story about a St. Lawrence County man who was scammed via mail, see story; and it's very timely. I hope the person got everything stopped at his credit card service and ha...
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Monday, July 20, 2015 - 6:55 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce Events & Festival Committee, board, and staff wish to recognize everyone that made this year’s 48th Summer Festival possible. Without the major main...
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Friday, July 17, 2015 - 6:47 am
To the Editor: It’s sad to hear that Joel Merriman passed. Yes, he will be remembered for not only his commitment to his family, community, friends and civic groups. Joel did a lot for our immediate P...
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Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 7:22 am
To the Editor: On the eve of my trip to Roswell Park for my bone marrow transplant, I wanted to say thanks to Massena and Northern New York in general and to the following people for assisting my fami...
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 8:04 am
To the Editor: The Norwood Volunteer Fire Department would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who helped us celebrate our 80th anniversary on July 4. This year’s celebration was saddened...
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Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 7:17 am
To the Editor: Here is a letter I sent to the Potsdam Village Board: Dear Mr. Mayor and Members of the Potsdam Village Board, Speaking to Mr. Robar politely and respectfully by both my wife, Christine...
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Friday, July 10, 2015 - 6:06 am
To the Editor: Wow! A brand new, efficient, well staffed VA clinic in Massena. But the sad thing is that the number one health issue facing vets will most likely get mistreated. And, what is worse is...
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Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 6:55 am
To The Editor: July 9, July 10 & 11 marks another annual Potsdam Summer Festival being held on Market Street between Main and Elm Streets. Along with businesses selling their wares both inside and...
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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 7:16 am
To the Editor: I would like to extend sincere gratitude to the community and businesses on behalf of the Morley Library Association Inc. Their generosity, enthusiasm and support of the 2nd Biking for...
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