Here are recent "Letters to the Editor" of "NorthCountryNow.com." Letters should be 400 words or fewer and are subject to editing. They can be e-mailed to [email protected], faxed to 268-8701, mailed to North Country This Week, P.O. Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or dropped off at our office, 19 Depot St., Potsdam.

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 8:05 am
To the Editor: In response to “Opinion: Stefanik Will Forever be Known as Supporter of the Big Lie”: The writer goes to great lengths to allege Elise Stefanik of complicity encouraging those who recen...
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Sunday, January 17, 2021 - 10:48 am
To the Editor: Friday, January 1, 2021, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi proposed that the terms to be struck from clause 8(c)(3) of rule XXIII, of the House’s Code of Official Conduct include “fathe...
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Sunday, January 17, 2021 - 10:47 am
To the Editor: In response to “Planned Parenthood Not Targeting Black Communities” which appeared in the Dec. 25-Jan. 1 edition of North Country This Week: The writer rebuts my letter utilizing an onl...
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Sunday, January 17, 2021 - 10:45 am
To the Editor: I write this letter in complete confusion about the support of the congressional representative from NY21 and her opposition to the support of the Electoral College Certification. Presi...
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Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 6:02 am
Here is a proposed route for the virtual inaugural parade for President Joseph R. Biden Jr. After being sworn in by Chief Justice Roberts and after the appropriate ceremonies, and after a military rev...
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Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:13 am
To the Editor: In response to: “Opinion: Trump, Stefanik Helped Incite Capitol Building Violence, says Russell resident” : "Republicans in an attempt to disqualify the votes of the American people by...
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Monday, January 11, 2021 - 7:36 am
To the Editor: In response to Opinion: Those Who Fail to See Election Fraud Are Ignorant, says Knapps Station resident: I’m a dope who voted for Biden (according to the author of the letter referenced...
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Monday, January 11, 2021 - 6:19 am
To the Editor: Elise Stefanik has blood on her hands as much as Donald Trump has. She should uphold her oath of office and join the call for Trump’s removal from office. If she can’t bring herself t...
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Monday, January 11, 2021 - 6:17 am
To the Editor: Elise Stefanik, representative of the 21st Congressional District will forever be remembered for her support of the big lie. We had a free and fair election and her presidential candida...
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Monday, January 11, 2021 - 6:04 am
To the Editor: The following names are from the West Potsdam first responders memory tree: • Robert Pierce remembering Dewey Pierce, Ben Pierce, Marjorie Pierce, and Lee Pierce • Chris and Scott Grant...
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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 4:47 pm
To the editor: Ogdensburg City Manager (CM) Steve Jellie, who recently laid off five firefighters, wants desperately to have his way, no matter how unsafe or how much resistance he gets. Ogdensburg Fi...
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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 8:47 am
To the Editor: Recently, Elise Stefanik, the US Congresswoman representing the North Country, made a public statement regarding her support for an initiative pushed by House Republicans in an attempt...
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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 8:46 am
To the Editor: Be advised Donald Trump and your Republicans: We, the American people will defend our country and Constitution against all threats foreign and domestic. Georgia Macy Fort Jackson  
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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 8:45 am
To the Editor: I respectfully request that Congress pass the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act, H.R. 5434/S. 2602, in 2020. The bipartisan RPM Act protects the right to convert an automobi...
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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 6:04 am
To the Editor: Constitution, Constitution, treason, treason, sedition, sedition, my hair is fire! Oh let’s not forget we went from, there is no fraud, to there was very little fraud, to there wasn’t e...
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Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 11:20 am
To the Editor: Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced her plan to join with a group of fellow Republicans in an attempt to disqualify the votes of the American people by refusing to recognize the...
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Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 9:01 am
To the Editor: Friendly limousine driver Lloyd Christmas, stomach aflutter and confusing genders, asks beautiful socialite Mary Swanson, “What do you think the chances are of a guy like you and a girl...
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Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 9:14 am
To the Editor: Regarding the ongoing law enforcement enhancements, the Potsdam Village Police and the sheriff's department would do well to remember their dismal performance in the early stages of the...
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Monday, January 4, 2021 - 12:42 pm
To the Editor: So let’s dig into the recent “offer” the City made to Ogdensburg Firefighters Local 1799; It was proclaimed to be “a huge compromise by the City.” First of all, that line is as false as...
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Monday, January 4, 2021 - 7:45 am
Colleen Ross was one of three winners in Canton’s holiday decorating contest. She received an award and $200 cash prize for Canton’s “Best Holiday Decorated Outside Trees.”  NCNow photo To the Editor...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 10:13 am
To the Editor: It goes without saying that most of year 2020 has been very challenging at the least. From the onset of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) in early February, our lives have been in turmoil neve...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 10:13 am
To the Editor: New Year’s Eve is a night to celebrate, and firefighters want you to make a few resolutions for a safe December 31. The most obvious resolution is to avoid drinking and driving. This ma...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 10:11 am
To the Editor: In response to “Shocked by Stefanik Violating Oath of Office” which appeared in the Dec. 18-24 issue of North Country This Week: The writer uses hyperbole to accuse the congresswoman of...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 10:06 am
To the Editor: The Congregation of the 1st Presbyterian Church of Potsdam expresses gratitude to Mike Cliff and Mike White of the local Paradise Valley Tree Service for their contribution by cutting d...
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Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 9:09 am
To the Editor: Why am I not surprised at the ignorance of those who refuse to believe that there was no election fraud. The only possible explanation for this is that they only get their news from the...
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