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.

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 6:43 am
To the Editor: This August, Reality Check youth from Hammond Central School attending a 3-day training at the Waddington Beach. The training was led by Greg Mintz, owner of Off The Grid Guide Services...
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:36 am
To the Editor: I just read the piece on the making of the movie about the prison escape and how they are disrupting businesses and people's lives a like in their portrayals and such. I hope they're ha...
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:36 am
To the Editor: How I decided to run for town supervisor stems from my first term as town councilman. When I was elected to that position almost two years ago, I felt that I would be able to help to im...
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:35 am
To the Editor: There are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged our national identity, and the United States Constitution, which set f...
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:34 am
To the Editor: It is often said that politics is a dirty business and that's exactly how I felt when I read the August 8, 2017 WDT Editorial 'Money Madness'. If, after reading it, you felt as I did th...
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:34 am
To the Editor: I have lived in Canton, New York for the past 19 years and met Tedra Cobb about 15 years ago when our young children attended school and church together. Her intellect, compassion for o...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:56 am
NOFOLK —- A Massena resident was involved in a property-damage accident on O’Neail Road Wednesday evening, according to state police. Tiarose G. Stephenson, 23, was the driver. The incident was report...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 8:40 am
To the Editor: There are reasons wind developers in NY are unwilling to reveal the specifications for turbines they intend to use – – even while engaging (or pretending to engage) local communities in...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 8:39 am
To the Editor: Canton residents are very fortunate to have Mary Ann Ashley running for Canton town supervisor on Nov. 7. Mary Ann’s credentials as a dedicated public servant, parent and professional s...
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:15 am
To the Editor: Sincere and much deserved thanks to all of the Pierrepont and Potsdam and county and state DOT crews that so professionally and courteously cleared and widened the road shoulders and su...
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:15 am
To the Editor: Having operated the store Greg & Molly's in Hopkinton for 30 years and sold in 2010, I had the golden opportunity to watch hundreds of thousands of Canadian geese over the years mak...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:13 am
To the Editor: It is with deep gratitude to extend sincere appreciation to those supporting my bid for Canton town supervisor. The volunteers that carried petitions for the independent line of the Foc...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:12 am
To the Editor: For everyone in Hopkinton and Parishville: The election is coming up and as you know I (Janice Pease) am running for a town councilwoman seat. I am working toward the goal of being elec...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 8:44 am
To the Editor: This letter is addressed to the Village of Massena residents in regards to village code changes. Sept. 19 will be the first reading of changes of the village codes that will impact the...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:22 am
To the Editor: Now is the time to condemn in the strongest possible terms any and all violence by the Antifa faction. Such violence is not only wrong in and of itself, although of course that would be...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:02 am
To the Editor: The 34th annual Summer Social for the Parish of the Visitation and St. Raymond has come and gone. Good food, good company and a beautiful summer day was shared by all who were in attend...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:01 am
To the Editor: The Community Lunch Program for Kids completed three very successful distributions of breakfast and lunch food items to children in the Norwood, Norfolk, Raymondville area over the 2017...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:01 am
To the Editor: There are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged our national identity, and the United States Constitution, which set f...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:00 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce and the City of Ogdensburg was pleased to once again host the NYS Bass Federation Tournament/Sportsman Show on Saturday, Aug. 19 and Sunday, A...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:04 am
To the Editor: In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines pornography thus: "Porno...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:03 am
To the Editor: There is a sign in the Hopkinton area that continues pop up in varies locations that suggest a 50 percent tax cut if wind turbines are erected. This info, as anyone who has been followi...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:56 am
To the Editor: As a former resident of the Village of Norfolk, I was disappointed in returning for the annual Labor Day Firematic competition, which had been dormant for a year. I can remember since t...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:55 am
To the Editor: Thank you Dr. Mazzotta. During more than three decades as a physician in our community in the North Country you provided excellent care to patients. In addition to being a great, reliab...
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:46 am
To the Editor: I read with great interest “Families Torn over Wind Development” and “Personal Attacks over Wind Issues” on the front page of the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week. Mr....
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:46 am
To the Editor: For our safety, many years ago our elected servants started the “War on Drugs” including on marijuana, cocaine and heroin. All three of these drugs have medical value. Putting pressure...
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