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.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 8:49 am
To the Editor: A recent photo taken and submitted by Janson Rutkauskas of a military jet passing overhead in Colton should be seen by all the towns and the St. Lawrence County legislators as a “sign f...
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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 8:48 am
To the Editor: Our Holiday Book, Bake, Craft, and White Elephant sale was a success, thanks to our customers, and those who donated for the sale. We are grateful that people in the Village of Norwood...
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Monday, December 11, 2017 - 6:58 am
To the Editor: In response to “Opinion: Dumping net neutrality is opposite authoritarianism, Morristown resident says” which appeared on North Country Now: The logic for that statement fails nearly ev...
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Monday, December 11, 2017 - 6:54 am
To the Editor: In response to “Opinion: Dumping net neutrality is opposite authoritarianism, Morristown resident says” which appeared on North Country Now: Mr. Porter frequently writes letters that ar...
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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 1:16 pm
To the Editor: Now for the rest of the story! FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has and is under attack with death threats from social justice warriors from groups like Fight for the Future, Demand Progress and F...
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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:26 am
To the Editor: To those of you too young to know or those who don't remember, Ronald Regan gave a tax cut very similar for the rich and business, he also gave a token to the poor. I can tell you that...
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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:25 am
To the Editor: Did you know each day your child misses school they lose out on six hours of academic instruction? This holiday season, the best gift you can give your child is the gift of an education...
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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:24 am
To the Editor: Our Holiday Book, Bake, Craft, and White Elephant sale was a success, thanks to our customers, and those who donated for the sale. We are grateful that people in the Village of Norwood...
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Friday, December 8, 2017 - 7:23 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce would like to thank everyone who attended the Thanksgiving Craft Show on Saturday, November 18th at Kennedy School. We had over (90) vendors...
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Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:41 am
To the Editor: We would like to express a sincere and heartfelt thank you to the overwhelming, and continued love and support we are receiving, after a fire destroyed our home in late October. We woul...
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Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 6:51 am
To the Editor: You may be aware the town board is working on a new Comprehensive Plan. We have had one meeting with a number of attendees and have been able to focus on several areas of concern. But n...
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Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 8:52 am
  To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce was pleased to present their 2017 Citizens of the Year award to Richard and Bonita Wright; the 2017 Business Improvement Award to Mort Backu...
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Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:28 am
To the Editor: Trinity Church, Potsdam, is so blessed to be able to provide a free will Thanksgiving meal for the surrounding community! I thank the parishioners who donated, money, food and "boots on...
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Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:28 am
To the Editor: To the person who dropped off the beautiful black kitten in front of my house in Madrid, you should be ashamed. I found it by the road shivering, scared and badly hurt, I do not believe...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:58 am
To the Editor: I know that our Congressman, Elise Stefanik, is gearing up for her rerun for her 21st District Congressional Seat. It’s in the air—that is, in the airmail we receive, that it’s happenin...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:56 am
To the Editor: Where we choose to spend our money can have a big impact. Whenever you make taxable purchases in St. Lawrence County for goods or services, some of that sales tax money goes back to loc...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:53 am
To the Editor: Thank you to all the local Veterans organizations, community groups, individuals, staff and students for making the Seaway Career & Technical Education Center’s Adopt-a-Platoon for...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:50 am
To the Editor: Parishville Amvets Ladies Auxiliary would like to thank these businesses that supported us for our annual walk-a-thon for another great year to raise money for Palliative Care of St. La...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:48 am
To the Editor: I would like to express my appreciation to all the voters in the Town and Village of Canton, who believed in me and my campaign, and gave me their vote of confidence. It was nice to be...
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Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:46 am
  To the Editor: We chummed together for 60 years and still remained friends. It would be hard to list all we did together; things like canoeing, skiing, traveling, and working in the entertainment wo...
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Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:38 am
  To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who came out to support my re-election. As sitting Judge for the past forty-four years, I’ve been honored to serve this commun...
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Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 7:37 am
To the Editor: Three cheers to Joretta Pierce Creighton, proprietor of Potsdam’s Bailey’s Florists these past many decades. When I first contacted Joretta in 2001 for help in organizing Potsdam Centra...
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7:06 am
  To the Editor: I want to thank all the voters who voted for me in the primary and general election in the Town of Oswegatchie. It isn’t easy keeping taxes down these days, but your town board and I...
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7:05 am
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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Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:38 am
To the Editor, I would like to thank the Waddington Fire Department and its Auxiliary for sponsoring a jamboree for me in August. What they say about “no one fighting alone” when they are given a can...
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