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.

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 7:55 am
In response to https://northcountrynow.com/letters/opinion-democratic-committee-only-on... “Opinion: Democratic Committee the Only Ones Interested in Impeachment Coverage, Colton man says”, the letter...
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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 8:46 am
  The Potsdam Food Co-op held its 22nd Holiday Baking Fest and Silent Auction on Sunday, December 15th in the Potsdam Town Hall Community Room. This important community event is the Co-op’s annual fun...
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 7:20 am
In response to “Opinion: Stefanik Making Her Own Narrarive, St Lawrence County Democratic Committe says” the holiday season is over, but the SLC Democrats are still burping up the undigested fragments...
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Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 11:15 am
A few days ago, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted in opposition to the War Power Resolution which would limit President Trump’s ability take military action against Iran unless war is declared or the...
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Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 6:37 am
Many thanks to Sue and John Fregoe, Mickey and Minnie Mouse for the treats and hot cocoa that was provided for the Norwood-Norfolk kindergarteners, 1st graders, and Spanish partners. Also for doing su...
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Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 6:37 am
We sincerely thank our relatives and friends for their expressions of sympathy given to us on the death of son and our brother Jeffrey P. Smith. To all who donated food, cards, flowers, hugs and atten...
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Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:17 am
My name is Jennifer Zhang and I am a college student and recent graduate of Potsdam High School, running to represent our congressional district at the 2020 Democratic National Convention (DNC) as a d...
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Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:12 am
The members of Massena’s St. Vincent de Paul Society wish to extend our heartfelt thanks to the entire community for your support of our 2019 Christmas Program. Your generosity enabled us to provide...
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Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:11 am
We write to you today on behalf of the Executive Committee of the St. Lawrence County Democratic Committee. Elise Stefanik’s weekly newsletter has landed in the e-mail accounts of thousands of constit...
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Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:09 am
Trump’s illegal drone strike against a top Iranian military and political leader — a political assassination and an act of war, done without congressional approval — was an opportunity for candidate T...
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Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 9:31 am
Recently I have read quite a number of Letters to the Editor about politics. These letters generally provoke at least one other letter in response. What is alarming is that each letter seems to contra...
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Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 8:50 am
On behalf of the residents, administration and staff of United Helpers Rehabilitation and senior care Canton, I would like to express our deepest gratitude for the very many acts of kindness received...
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Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 8:49 am
Much has happened in our Potsdam Kiwanis Club during 2019. The annual pancake breakfast in early April, scholarship fund raisers for the Potsdam and Parishville High School Senior Scholarships program...
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Monday, January 6, 2020 - 5:47 am
The Norfolk-Raymondville Food Pantry would like to express its sincere thanks to Lights on the River 2019 for all that it does to support the food pantries of St. Lawrence County. Not only do a lot of...
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Friday, January 3, 2020 - 6:39 am
There are several sources, some for a fee, that will “provide information”” to a consumer about a used car. The information is not false, but it can be very misleading. Example: A car suffers a broken...
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Friday, January 3, 2020 - 6:39 am
One of the definite advantages of growing old is that you get to cash in on all the health insurance premiums you have paid throughout your lifetime. Another advantage is that in old age you get to e...
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Friday, January 3, 2020 - 5:36 am
In response to “Switch the Channel, Stop Watching Fox News” which appeared in the Dec 28-Jan. 3: You are the one who should be changing the channel. All the big mainstream media outlets are biased, p...
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Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 9:01 am
Apparently we want our kids to be literate -- but not “too” literate. We want them to have an understanding of U.S. history, but not “too” much comprehension of it. We want them to ask questions -- bu...
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 6:54 am
In a time when everyone is quick to complain or find fault – I’d like to take a moment to give praise and a heart felt thank you to Melissa Sweet and all the court house security personnel and judge R...
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Monday, December 30, 2019 - 6:16 am
There is talk of banning glyphosate (RoundUp). I'm for banning it. However, it falls so short of what really should happen. We need less laws, not more. We have laws that suppress the farmers and gard...
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Friday, December 27, 2019 - 6:06 am
  In response t “Tedra Cobb a Hypocrite?” which appeared in the Dec. 14-20 edition of North Country This Week: After reading, I decided to do some research and found the following figures. Readers can...
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Friday, December 27, 2019 - 6:05 am
In response t “Tedra Cobb a Hypocrite?” which appeared in the Dec. 14-20 edition of North Country This Week: I have four words for Mr. Love: “Stop watching Fox News”. You are going to give yourself a...
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Friday, December 27, 2019 - 6:04 am
If your purse is snatched or your home broken into, you should pay for the police to come and do an investigation. Why should my tax dollars help you? I worked hard so I could buy a house in a good ne...
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Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 6:23 am
Poverty is a “dirty” word that brings up different emotions for all. For some, the idea of poverty sickens them. For others, poverty is their everyday struggle. For all, poverty is a social problem th...
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Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 6:23 am
Facts still matter. Absentee millionaire Cult 45 Rep. Stefanik -- and reps Nunes and Jordan -- knowingly violated clearly established rules, purely as political theater and solely to distract viewers...
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