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Robins return in Richville

Robins are back in Richville. Photo submitted by Sharon Dafoe.


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Opinion: Massena man responds to letter criticizing merger of credit unions

To the Editor:

In response to Russ Finley’s opinion piece on March 23. While it's understandable that some members of the St. Lawrence Credit Union may have concerns about the proposed...

Opinion: ONNY music director praises work, dedication of NNY music teachers

To the Editor:

During March, our nation celebrates "Music in Our Schools Month." ONNY wishes to publicly acknowledge the incredible teaching that takes place across Northern New York...

Opinion: Rensselaer Falls resident believer that opinions do count

To the Editor:

Martha Hodges letter March 23 stated that “perhaps some opinions don't count” if one is not an authority or expert on the matter discussed. In effect, she is telling everyone...

Opinion: Lisbon man says St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union members being sold out

To the Editor:

To all members of the St. Lawrence Credit Union your no vote on this “merger" is imperative! Recently we were all blindsided when it was announced that the CEO Todd Mashaw...

Opinion: Massena Police Protective Association backs Engle for sheriff

To the Editor:

The Massena Police Protective Association (M.P.P.A), is proud to announce our endorsement of Detective Patrick “Rick” Engle, for St. Lawrence County Sheriff.


Opinion: Church & Community Program thanks Stewart's Shops

We at Church & Community Program in Canton are delighted and proud to have been awarded $1,500 from the Stewart’s Holiday Match.

Wow, that loose change really adds up! Thank you to...

Opinion: Morristown man says suburbia is the worst of everything

To the Editor:

I have lived in a big city, and I now live in a rural town, and while I think big cities are the best, both big cities and rural towns are way better than the suburbs. I’ll...

Opinion: Fort La Presentation board says thanks

To the Editor:

The Fort La Presentation Association would like to thank all who attended the 18th Century Maple Sugar Demonstration on March 18, 2023, at Van Rensselaer Point in Ogdensburg...

Opinion: Maybe some opinions don't count, says Massena woman

To the Editor:

Everyone has a “right” to their opinion. Or so people say.

But why would I think I have the knowledge to chime in with a political opinion on inflation? I wasn’t an...

Opinion: Trump prosecution not witch hunt, asserts Massena man

To the Editor:

I’m back again.

Republicans are claiming that prosecuting former President Trump is politically a motivated witch hunt. This is an individual who has made statements...

Opinion: Massena resident says he predicted 'whataboutism' reply

To the Editor:

I just wanted to thank the author for proving my point made in my earlier submission when I predicted that there would most likely be a “whataboutism” reply, rather than a...

Opinion: Ignorance will not be an excuse, says Knapps Station man

To the Editor:

There's been quite a few leftists opining here that are from Massena, which most known as the cesspool of St Lawrence County. TDS is as alive in their heads as dope is...

Opinion: County Corrections Association supports Engle for sheriff

To the Editor:

The St. Lawrence County Corrections Association Local 2390, is proud to announce our endorsement of Detective Patrick “Rick” Engle for St. Lawrence County Sheriff. We...

Opinion: Solar will help energy scarcity come to end, says Hermon resident

To the Editor:

Generating energy for our nation requires a lot of space. Solar is no different. Current estimates of the area likely to be covered with solar range from 20 to 25 million...

Opinion: Community Lunch Program thanks Stewart's for $600 gift

To the Editor:

The Community Lunch Program for Kids, which serves families living in the NNCS district, would like to publicly acknowledge receipt of a very generous grant of $600 from the...

Opinion: Assemblyman Gray has hit the ground running, says Louisville woman

To the Editor:

Although NYS Assemblyman Scott Gray, 116th Assembly District has only been in office a few months, he has, as they say, hit the ground running.

He has introduced a new...

Opinion: CPH Guild thanks everyone for successful soup luncheon

To the Editor:

The Canton-Potsdam Hospital Guild would like to thank our generous sponsors, volunteers and patrons for their support with our recent Soup Luncheon.

The Guild served...