Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:27 pm
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. Bu...
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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:27 pm
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 Amendment...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:05 pm
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 still...
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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:21 pm
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 sil...
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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:09 pm
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 our c...
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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:09 pm
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 Babbitt...
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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:08 pm
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 dogs r...
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Friday, February 17, 2017 - 7:21 am
In response to “Hunting Dogs Can Legally Roam Properties” which appeared in the Feb. 8-13 issue of North Country This Week: I was incensed by the article. I had a similar situation occur on my propert...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 8:18 am
In response to “Hunting Dogs Can Legally Roam Properties” which appeared in the Feb. 8-13 issue of North Country This Week: we just had a dog with a radio collar come through our property. One of our...
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 9:32 am
A couple weeks ago their was an article stating the superintendent of Parishville-Hopkinton Central is paid $600 per day, which adds up to $156,000 per year. Parishville is not a rich town and school...
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Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:06 am
In response to “Hunting Dogs Can Legally Roam Properties” which appeared in the Feb. 8-13 issue of North Country This Week: what happened to asking landowners for permission to hunt on their property?...
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Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:05 am
In response to the article “Hunting Dogs Can Legally Roam Properties” which appeared in the Feb. 8-14 issue of North Country This Week: I do not know about this law, but to put it plain and simple, it...
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Monday, February 13, 2017 - 8:43 am
We live paycheck to paycheck and decided we would treat our three kids to the Clarkson versus St. Lawrence University game, as we are all SLU fans. We arrived an hour early and bought five tickets tha...
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Monday, February 13, 2017 - 8:43 am
This paper seems to be quite one sided. I read nothing but one-sided remarks. The one-sided view is not the view of everyone and most people I know. People need to grow up and realize it is reality. I...
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Friday, February 10, 2017 - 6:41 am
I am delighted to donate to the animal shelter, no matter who gets the food in the end. As long as the food goes to help keep an animal fed, I’m happy. It’s not my place to dictate who does or doesn’t...
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Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 6:37 am
Recently, I was told that the Christmas dinner that is put on by some fine folks here in Colton for the benefit of the senior citizens -- as well as others -- had to be moved to the new fire station b...
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Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 6:37 am
In response to “Shelter Food Donations” which appeared in the Feb. 1-7 issue of North Country This Week please bear in mind people with pets do fall upon hard times and special circumstances. Are they...
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 8:41 am
In response to “Shelter Food Donations” which appeared in the Feb. 1-7 issue of North Country This Week: it is up to you if you don't want to donate food to the shelter. I for one think it's great tha...
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 8:40 am
In response to “Healthcare Protest” in the Jan. 25-31 issue of North Country This Week: the writer suggests that the 300 people who came to the protest Jan. 20 made up only a small fraction of the cou...
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 10:43 am
I saw the photo of the owl and read the article and am sure I’ve seen it too. I was driving along 131 from Alcoa to the stop sign where you turn either to go to the St. Lawrence Centre mall or to the...
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 9:15 am
I consider myself lucky to have known about a dozen Muslims here in Potsdam, and I learned so much from them. I found them to be wise and kind. We can't let our country reject any religious or nationa...
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 9:15 am
Why have term limits when we can’t find five folks willing, able, and dedicated to run our village? Besides the mayor, one of four trustees never attended a meeting in 2016! One of the four will vacat...
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Monday, February 6, 2017 - 9:02 am
I just want to thank the protestors who were out in the cold last weekend in Canton. We may be a small community, but we can do a lot to protect and promote basic human rights! I honked at you from my...
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Monday, February 6, 2017 - 9:02 am
A few things to remember about immigration. We are all immigrants and the U.S. has always welcomed a restricted number of immigrants into our country every year. There are caps on the numbers for each...
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Monday, February 6, 2017 - 9:01 am
In response to “Turn on Your Lights” which appeared in the Jan. 18-24 issue of North Country This Week: I am appalled that the author tried to turn the issue into one of gender bias. This issue is not...
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