Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:36 am
Given how the population of Massena has gotten rather trashy, can't we get some additional police to work the Village of Massena. State police, Border Patrol etc. are not what I am talking about. I am...
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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:35 am
I absolutely agree that all lives matter. So let's examine when people started saying it as a slogan. Interestingly, no one proclaimed "All lives matter!" until after people started to say, "Black Liv...
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 11:56 am
The depraved depths that alleged human beings will reach never ceases to amaze me. I noticed a small, you could argue, insignificant snippet in the lost/found section of two small young beagles found...
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:07 am
I am appalled to see that a church would back "Black Lives Matter." I always thought all lives matter. Why would a church back them? I would not go to a church like that.  
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:07 am
In response to the person who wrote the April 12- 'All Lives Matter' 18 Sound Off in North Country This Week: I hope to explain to you the intent behind Black Lives Matter. There are two ways I like t...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:07 am
Regarding the Sound Off “Church Banner” in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: Here are two things you might consider. First, “Black Lives Matter” has never been an argument that some li...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:07 am
In response to the April 18-25 Sound Off “All Life Matters”: of course it does, and Black Lives Matter does not imply that all life does not matter, it simply states that Black Lives Matter too. Black...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:06 am
There is some confusion around the phrase “Black Lives Matter.” When people say "Black Lives Matter," it is not to say that other lives do not matter relative to blacks. There is an implicit "too" at...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:12 am
If you see a vehicle illegally parked in a disabled parking space, report it. I did, and waited around a few minutes to see if there would actually be a response. Guess what? The police arrived and th...
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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:11 am
People in Ogdensburg cannot take a walk or people who use a scooter, power chair, or wheelchair cannot take a ride along the Maple City Trail from the Green Belt area down past the footbridge over to...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:26 am
A friend of mine was fishing and found a carrier with two beagle dogs in it. They were drowned. So sad. These poor dogs were put in a carrier and thrown in a stream to drown on the road to St. Regis F...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:26 am
Leaseholders state that they have the right to do whatever they want with their own property. That is not exactly true. They must seek permission to construct or alter buildings or start a business....
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:26 am
In response to “Earn Your Education” which appeared in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: I agree with you 100 percent! If you look deeper into the details of this, it's just another cr...
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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:25 am
I would like to express my concern over the installation of the “Black Lives Matter” banner recently installed at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Canton. The Universalist Church has throughout it...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:08 am
In response to a proposal to county legislators to exhume remains from a Canton cemetery: once our life force passes from this world, we are gone, only our memory remains. The body is just an organic...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:08 am
I see that Senator Chuck Schumer is going to stop the flow of fentanyl into our country with yet another escalation of the “War on Some Drugs.” Good luck, Chuck. You're going to need it. We've been tr...
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 8:46 am
It was wonderful to see Albany increase funding to our schools. Now it is sad to see that local school boards are using the additional state funding to restore positions that had been eliminated inste...
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 8:45 am
In response to the April 12-18 Sound Off “Earn Your Education,” you are right, but today’s misguided youth is all about X-box and entitlements.  
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:47 am
In response to the April 12-18 Sound Off “Parents Need to Step Up?” in North Country This Week: Really? Kids get away with the bullying because mom and dad are buddies with someone in the system; you...
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:47 am
In response to “Industrial Wasteland” which appeared in the April 12-18 issue of North Country This Week: perhaps this business is responsible for some of the items you listed, but how about you list...
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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:46 am
In response to “Canton Church Supports Black Lives Matter” which appeared in the April 11-16 issue of North Country This Week: I'm sorry, but all life matters. It is people who support this labeled wa...
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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:45 am
Kids figure out bullying by the time they figure out their socioeconomic status. It's as old as time. The poor get pick on…it's the way it is!  
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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 8:45 am
Tug Hill supervisors should stay home instead of attending St. Lawrence County Board meetings telling lies about benefits of industrial wind! I traveled to their meetings leading up to making their ar...
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Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:02 am
White pinions rotate over hills, over sea-sides, extracting energy from the morning breeze, the scuff of each rotation can be heard to the attentive ear -- disaster! Unsightly! All for the fear of a d...
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Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:01 am
The windmill controversy and the “not in my backyard mentality.” The United States consumes electricity at an alarming rate and our community is no exception. For about 90 percent of the people protes...
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