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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:53 am
It seems like everyday in the news we hear about bad people doing bad things. I want people in the North Country to know that there are still great people living here. One of those people found my gra...
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:53 am
It seems like everyday in the news we hear about bad people doing bad things. I want people in the North Country to know that there are still great people living here. One of those people found my gra...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:38 am
In response to “Ad on Front Page Looks Like Stefanik Endorsement” and “Disappointed in NCTW for Political Ad on Front Page” which appeared in the Nov. 7-13 issue of North Country This Week: You are te...
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Monday, November 12, 2018 - 11:37 am
In response to “Ad on Front Page Looks Like Stefanik Endorsement” and “Disappointed in NCTW for Political As on Front Page” which appeared in the Nov. 7-13 issue of North Country This Week: Wow! Peopl...
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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 9:03 am
We live on the short end of Grant Street, Potsdam, unfortunately part of the cut-off route between Route 11B (Elm St.) and Route 11 (Lawrence Ave.) Certain kiddies in their kiddie cars or kiddie pick-...
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Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 9:25 am
Have you lost any sense of journalistic integrity, running a PAID plug for Stefanik over your own masthead on the Oct. 31 – Nov. 6 issue of North Country This Week? I guess in one sense, the way in wh...
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Friday, November 2, 2018 - 9:48 am
On this coming midterm election: When going to the polls to vote, remember it's not that you are a Republican, Democratic or independent. It's that you are a United States citizen. Your vote is ver...
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Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:28 am
A reminder that a face cord of firewood, with pieces 16 inches long is only one-third of a legal cord.  
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 6:59 am
I feel bad there have been so many accidents involving Amish buggies lately. When we ride in a car we are required to wear seat belts for our safety, and to put on our headlights. Religious reasons or...
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 9:34 am
I've lived in Ogdensburg the entire 35 years of my life and it has changed drastically in that time, and definitely not for the better. Seems like they have no problem screwing up a budget and at the...
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Monday, October 29, 2018 - 6:04 am
About 50 years ago, yes 50, the people on my street had 8-9 kids. One parent worked a good job while the other stayed home and raised their children. In 5 decades the cost of living has skyrocketed to...
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Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:52 am
As a citizen who firmly believes in equality, I'm concerned about the climate in Massena during this political season. Addie Jenne's opponent was planning to (or did?) secure a space in the mall, yet...
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Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:52 am
Driving toward Canton on Route 11 a fancy, expensive billboard touts our current Congressman as representing new ideas with just her first name, as if changes their identity from us. Same entitled ric...
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Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:30 am
St. Lawrence College faculty are stating that Susan Collins does not deserve her honorary degree because she supported Kavanaugh at his hearing. What are these leftist, Democrat-educated fools going t...
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Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 9:55 am
St. Lawrence College wants to regulate political sides by trying to take away Susan Collins honorary degree. She supported Kavanaugh at his hearing when there was no credible evidence against him. If...
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Friday, October 19, 2018 - 8:14 am
As I drive around town as it gets closer to Halloween I wonder why I don’t see any teal pumpkins. Do people even know what it means? As a mother of a child with food allergies it’s saddening that more...
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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 10:46 am
About 50 years ago, yes 50, the people on my street had 8-9 kids. One parent worked a good job while the other stayed home and raised their children. In 5 decades the cost of living has skyrocketed to...
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Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 9:45 am
As I drive around town as it gets closer to Halloween I wonder why I don’t see any teal pumpkins. Do people even know what it means? As a mother of a child with food allergies it’s saddening that more...
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:29 am
I am wondering, isn’t the speed limit on Sandstone Drive 30 miles per hour? I have so many people passing me going 40-45 mph. I know the speed limit going up the hill in front of Clarkson is 30 mph an...
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Monday, October 15, 2018 - 8:57 am
Kudos and heartfelt thanks to 911 dispatch and to the Hermon and Canton rescue squads for getting me to the hospital as quickly and carefully as possible (I remember only a few names: Dave, Peter, Cor...
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Friday, October 5, 2018 - 8:13 am
I keep wondering why can’t the Town of Massena get moving with more businesses or more housing projects like the town of Potsdam? It seems like Potsdam is really starting to boom more with stores and...
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Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 5:28 am
It seems that no matter where you look, someone is protesting something that offends their values according to what they think or their political views. Often times it is directed at moral or Christia...
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Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:40 am
The various signs for the upcoming election are not only ugly, they’re divisive and distracting. What’s next…electronic billboards? I would guess if you are working you might not have time to know whe...
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 6:44 am
I am not a fan of Donald Trump. To me, his foreign policies are ignorant. On domestic issues I find the Democrats continual use of manipulation and deception very disgusting. Wake up people. The major...
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Friday, September 28, 2018 - 7:58 am
When I look at obituaries I see pictures of loved ones during their last days on earth with plastic tubes in their noses. Most obituaries tell a different story than pictures. Everyone has had an exc...
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