Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:08 am
In response to “Use Lights for Safety” which appeared in the Jan. 11-17 issue of North Country This Week: I totally agree with you about drivers not turning their lights on in bad weather and at dusk...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:54 am
I am "shocked, appalled, and disgusted" by the Jan. 11-17 Sound-Off “Free College Tuition” in North Country This Week. Not only does this piece reflect an alarming degree of open hostility toward low...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:54 am
There will be a survey put out by Hopkinton Town Board to 1,000 residents in the area to allow them to give input on the proposed wind project. The deadline is Feb. 3; please help the board make a goo...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:07 am
I heard the wind howling…but I wasn't too effected because my trees in my yard blocked it. It is so peaceful out there. A home to birds and squirrels and a natural wind-breaker. When you cut, it will...
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:07 am
Not all bats leave the Village of Potsdam in the winter to hibernate in the caverns. There was a bat in my house on Jan. 2. The Potsdam Police dispatcher promptly sent a civilian nuisance control offi...
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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:58 am
I am just wondering why everybody is condemning muzzle loader hunters in St. Lawrence County. I would rather hunt with my muzzle loader than my rifle. Why not do away with the three days of early bow...
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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:58 am
I am not surprised the Gov. Andrew Cuomo is not coming up here to our heroin-ridden area to tell us the State of the State. We all know that up here we are screwed and we get nothing. Our roads are cr...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 7:45 am
It's time for Potsdam to clean up their town by flushing their toilets.
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 8:04 am
Allowing a business to be located across from a school where children are abundant is reckless abandon of common sense. It appears the parking lot would be directly across from the schools entrance an...
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 8:04 am
Here goes DEC again! They allowed these camps in Colton for over three decades and did nothing about them. Now, after being well established and well used, DEC wants to walk in and demolish them witho...
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 6:39 am
Today is a cold and windy day. I chose to walk downtown and run errands. When I got to the post office I discovered I had dropped three envelopes, two of which contained checks, somewhere. Thanks to S...
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 6:39 am
Now Oral “Nick” Hillary is suing everyone the prosecution had on his murder case. Talk about incompetence on the county's part. Now our tax dollars will have to go to defend these cases. Thanks Mary R...
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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 6:42 am
I am shocked, appalled and disgusted by Gov. Cuomo's free tuition proposal. Will today's youth ever be required to grow up and be responsible? I graduated from college which prepared me for a producti...
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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 6:39 am
The people of Ogdensburg just do not get the message about clearing snow and ice off sidewalks. What happened to cracking down on homeowners and business owners about clearing snow and ice off sidewal...
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:40 am
I love Sound Off. I hope 2017 will be an even better year. Please keep up the platform as it gives us all a chance to vent!  
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:39 am
In response to “State Paying $20,000 for New Band Uniforms” which appeared in the Dec. 31-Jan. 6 issue of North Country This Week: But, why just Ogdensburg? How about Lisbon, Heuvelton, and many other...
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Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:39 am
I write to comment on the write up about losing the camps and hunting lodges. Please Google Agenda 21, from the United Nations, to find the real reason for this mess that has been going on for many y...
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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:53 am
Didn't I just hear someone from Colton crying about their taxes being too high? But let's not bring any new developments. Let's leave the Adirondacks “forever wild” and quaint and pristine. I'm surpri...
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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:52 am
I travel a lot for work, and I am shocked that each day at dusk to dark, I encounter several cars that are driving without their headlights on. I nearly rear-ended a vehicle the other night because t...
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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:52 am
I so love Sound Off because really, things need to be addressed. Noise/light pollution will be the issues in the future. Stores that have to blast their interior sound out into their parking lots, we...
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 7:00 am
To author of the Dec. 23-Jan. 3 Sound Off “Happy Hunting,” you sound like you're part of the problem relating to low deer numbers. You have averaged four deer per year up in this area for the last 25...
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 6:59 am
I was parked outside of Dollar Tree in Canton and when I got out of my truck, my magnetic survivor’s ribbon was on the drivers-side door!! It makes me grin to see it each time I get in and out of my t...
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 6:28 am
In response to “Happy Hunting” which appeared in the Dec. 28-Jan. 3 issue of North Country This Week: I can't believe what I just read. You blame the low deer populations on the youth hunt? Seriously?...
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 6:28 am
My neighbor told me today about his venture between Hannawa Falls and Potsdam last Wednesday. He was riding his bicycle, which is his only source of transportation. A car passed him and turned around...
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016 - 7:42 am
I find it absolutely bizarre that a resolution was passed regarding the taking of does in early muzzle loading versus late muzzle loading season. Can someone please tell me how shooting a pregnant doe...
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