Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:40 am
To the Editor: My sincerest thanks to GardenShare and SLU Volunteer Services for sponsoring the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Food Drive. We were thrilled to learn that the Potsdam Snack Pack...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:37 am
To the Editor: There are many reasons to be concerned about wind turbines. Many times larger than anything known to our area, the proposed massive turbine engines atop wind towers would dwarf any buil...
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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 6:26 am
To the Editor: January is Cervical Health Awareness Month and the Cancer Services Program of St. Lawrence County (CSP) wants to raise awareness that cervical cancer is preventable! Regular screening i...
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 7:42 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Food Co-op announces a new benefit of being a Co-op Member-Owner as an additional way to foster community. Co-op Community Cooks is a series of informal potlucks for Member-...
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 7:40 am
To the Editor: The most charitable thing that can be said of St. Lawrence County legislator Joel LaPierre, a man who likes to post Facebook rants urging Barack Obama to move to Kenya, is that LaPierre...
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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 7:40 am
To the Editor: First of all, we apologize for our error in the full-page advertisement in your January 11-17 issue of North Country This Week. The ad was on page 10 and titled “Wind Power…” The error...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:33 am
To the Editor: Since its creation, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or “Obamacare” has never been a perfect program. However, it is because of the ACA that over 20 million more people have insurance n...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:09 am
To the Editor: As a happy and grateful resident of Colton, for the past 25 plus years, I am writing to voice respectful opposition to the process by which the Colton Town Board has decided to bring a...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:55 am
To the Editor: The Church and Community Program wants to thank our entire community for the many contributions to the 2016 Giving Tree program. On Dec. 16 and 17, we provided gifts of toys and clothin...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:08 am
To the Editor: We would like to send our thanks and gratitude to Kinney Drugs in Canton and Potsdam and to the community who have provided the residents of Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation C...
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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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