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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:33 am
If you can’t control your dogs then don’t let them loose in a public place. Especially if they are large ones.  
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 8:39 am
I am sure most of us have noticed automatic checkout counters in local chain stores. Of course, none of us can tell these big corporations not to replace human beings with these machines. But, we can...
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:14 am
In response to “Church Attendance” which appeared in the Sept. 13-19 issue of North Country This Week: I was disgusted to read “donations might be up too, because men will likely have their hands in t...
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:14 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: To you women who chose to breastfeed, good for you. So you choose to whip it out in...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:15 am
In response to “Gas Gouging” which appeared in the Sept. 9 -15 issue of North Country This Week: I agree — it is crazy. Why do we have to pay for all the bad that is happening? The ones on fixed incom...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:14 am
In response to “Parade Entertainment” which appeared in the Sept. 9 -15 issue of North Country This Week: Does anyone other than someone playing in a marching band understand how physically hard it is...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:14 am
Thanks to the fake news and social media and all other forms of causing panic that caused everyone in the North Country to have to be gouged for gas. There is no shortage. Don't believe everything you...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:30 am
POTSDAM — Potsdam police said they charged a woman with drug possession on Main Street Sunday morning. Veronica M. Mariano, 20, Rochester, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a cont...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:20 am
The residents of Gulf Road in Colton are experiencing the exact same circumstances that we are in Hermon. We're getting the same answers from police agencies. If any one of us had driven on the highwa...
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Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:20 am
Energy-minded folks: No to wind turbines, no to solar panels — tear out the dams on our rivers, shut down coal-fired turbines…all of this energy makes electricity. Nothing has been mentioned here abou...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:00 am
In reference to "Breastfeeding in Church" ” which appeared in the issue of North Country This Week Sept. 2 - 8: I, and anyone I talked to about it, was very saddened and frustrated to read the views e...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:00 am
In reference to "Breastfeeding in Church" ” which appeared in the issue of North Country This Week Sept. 2 - 8: In the 10 months that I have been breastfed my baby, I have never once felt as disgusted...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:59 am
In reference to "Breastfeeding in Church" ” which appeared in the issue of North Country This Week Sept. 2 - 8: I respectfully suggest you educate yourself about breastfeeding. Here are some brief poi...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:59 am
In reference to "Breastfeeding in Church" ” which appeared in the issue of North Country This Week Sept. 2 - 8: I respectfully suggest you educate yourself about breastfeeding. Here are some brief poi...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:59 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: The fact that breastfeeding a child in church has been compared to pornography is no...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:59 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: Man sexualized breasts, not God. Breasts are not required to create a human life (on...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:58 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: I wanted to sound off against shaming a mothers for breastfeeding in church. Mary nu...
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Friday, September 15, 2017 - 7:58 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: Biologically, breasts are designed to feed babies; it is only modern Western culture...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:02 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: I respectfully suggest you educate yourself about breastfeeding. Here are some brief...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:02 am
I am writing this deeply disturbed reading a Sound Off titled “Breastfeeding in Church” which appeared in the issue of North Country This Week Aug. 30 - Sept. 5. It is very disturbing to know that Nor...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:01 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: Does it really matter to the world that you breast feed your child? Do you have to “...
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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:01 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: I would like to invite the author to research the myriad depictions in Latin iconogr...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:55 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 issue of North Country This Week: You are right this is a year for exciting learning experiences. So many new mothers...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:54 am
Thank you, North Country Crusaders. I just feel that in this world of prejudice, violence and distrust, any acts of kindness are appreciated. For anyone to put themselves out there to help others; def...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:54 am
In response to “Breastfeeding in Church,” which appeared in the Sept. 2 – 8 issue of North Country This Week: So you talk about new learning experiences, perhaps it is time for yourself and sons to le...
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