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Family fun in Hermon

Elizabeth and Ethan Jones from Edwards proudly display the snowman they made in Hermon during the recent snow storm. The photo was submitted by their aunt Jacinda Barney.

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DEC to blame for hunting dog problem, says Heuvelton man

To the Editor:

In response to “Hunting Dogs Can Legally Roam Properties” which appeared in the Feb. 18-24 issue of North Country This Week: it’s pretty well written and less confusing than...

Consolidation may be the answer, Massena mayor says

To the Editor:

The Village of Massena has agreed to sell the parcels of property on South Main Street that formerly housed our public works facility to St. Lawrence Soy. They will...

Salt, sand storage

It is sad to see that Massena town lawmakers can’t help the village out by letting them store their salt and sand on town property. Apparently the town feels it would be unattractive to store...

Hiding from voters

I was shocked to see North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik go from ignoring the many people asking her to hold a town hall meeting, to saying those people are largely from outside the...

Dry cleaner foreclosure

In response to the story “St. Lawrence County takes step toward foreclosing on Massena dry cleaner that owes $857,187 in taxes, interest and fees” that appeared on North Country Now Feb. 19 - This...

Pot charge for Potsdam man followin accident at Clarkson Avenue and Maple Street Wednesday

POTSDAM – Kyle D. Liebfred, 20, of Potsdam, was arrested by village police Feb. 23 on drug and traffic charges following the investigation of an accident at the intersection of Clarkson Avenue and...

Engage enthusiasm

In response to “Field of Study” which appeared in the Feb. 8-14 issue of North Country This Week: yes, many students find that their undergraduate majors are not what they end of doing as a career...

Second Amendment

I am writing this to all sportsman. We have what I believe to be a once in a lifetime opportunity in our country to protect our Second Amendment right to bear arms and to clarify our Second...

Cabin Fever event raises $1,170 for Canton mission work

To the Editor:

On behalf of the Women of Grace Widows’ Fund and the Canton First Presbyterian Church, we would like to thank the people who made our fourth annual Cabin Fever Coffee &...

Make wind tower company pay taxes

To the Editor:

Some thoughts about wind towers: maybe folks should take a drive to one of the existing wind farms and have a look, but don't stop there.

If you want to know all about...

Stefanik is no friend of the river

To the Editor:

Recently, Representative Elise Stefanik of District 21 attended a gathering held by the advocacy group Save the River, which was formed to “protect the ecological Integrity...

Health care system cannot be based on luck

To the Editor:

Just after Christmas we traveled to Ottawa to visit some family friends. Some years ago one of them told us that it was America's responsibility to elect a President with the...

Women will be okay without Planned Parenthood

In response to the letter "Republican administration is taking away healthcare access, says Hermon woman," which appeared on North Country Now on Feb. 20 - Without Planned Parenthood, women will...

Opinion: North Country Congresswoman Stefanik owes constituents a town hall-style meeting

Socialism is bad

In response to the leadership and followers of the socialist ideology being touted by the non-thinkers calling for more and more anarchy please hear me out. Free speech is for all. No one tried to...

Patriotic to speak out

In response to the Feb. 8-14 North Country This Week Sound Off “Realize Reality,” grownups dissent against injustice because that is patriotic. It is patriotic to speak out against violations of...

Dogs doing service

I read the negative letters about the hunting dogs, first with amusement, then with disdain. The dogs are harmless. They are bred for hunting. They do not hurt or destroy private property. Joe...

Giving hunters bad name

In response to the Feb. 15-21 article “Coyote Hunter Says Dogs Necessary,” I would like to say that I also have hunting dogs, and also own property. I like Mr. Gagner do not like someone else's...

GOP taking away healthcare access, says Hermon woman

To the Editor:

Since the 1970’s, The Hyde Amendment has prohibited any federal funds (aka Medicaid, essentially) from paying for abortion services. The only time Medicaid funds are used to...

Goldenaires thankful for ‘singing Valentine’ support

To the Editor:

The Canton Goldenaires would like to take this opportunity to thank the St. Lawrence County public for making last weeks “singing valentine” deliveries so special…not only...