X
Polls

Have you ever used a St. Lawrence County airport?

What level swimmer would you consider yourself?

How did you celebrate Memorial Day this year?

How many times do you plan to visit a concert in St. Lawrence County this summer?

Garage sale season is underway in St. Lawrence County offering people opportunities to sell their belongings they no longer use; or purchase items from people often at a cheaper price. How often do you plan to visit garage sales in St. Lawrence County this year?

How often do you plan to visit farmers markets in St. Lawrence County this year?

For the month of May, residents of the Village of Canton are encouraged to relax and watch the grass grow. No or Low Mow May is the name of a practice many communities are adopting to help our pollinators. Pollinators such as bees, butterflies and other creatures are essential to the ecosystem and provide critical pollination services to over 180,000 different plant species and more than 1200 crops. Do you plan to participate in ’No or Low Mow May’ to help pollinators in St. Lawrence County?

What, if anything, are you most excited about this spring in St. Lawrence County? (Choose as many that apply)

Natural burial is now an option in St. Lawrence County and local cemeteries and funeral homes are gearing up as interest grows. Bayside Cemetery in Potsdam was approved last September by the New York State Division of Cemeteries to offer a natural burial option. Natural burial reduces one’s environmental footprint compared to conventional interment or cremation. Bayside is one of few cemeteries in the North Country that has set aside sections dedicated to natural burial. Would you consider a natural burial in St. Lawrence County?

Did you watch the total solar eclipse on April 8 in St. Lawrence County?

Gas prices in St. Lawrence County continue to be significantly higher than neighboring counties and legislators are seeking answers as to why that is the case. Do you prefer a certain chain or store when purchasing gas in St. Lawrence County

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Perrigo has confirmed that the first U.S. sale of Opill® took place Monday, March 18, at 10:41 a.m. at the Potsdam Kinney Drugs, 48 Maple St. Opill is the first FDA-approved over-the-counter daily oral contraceptive (birth control) available in the United States. Do you support over-the-counter birth control being sold in St. Lawrence County?

New York ranks second in the nation in maple syrup production, only behind Vermont. In 2023, Vermont produced over two million gallons of maple syrup, with New York being the second leading producer, producing about 750 thousand gallons. Several local sugar houses will celebrate the annual New York State Maple Weekend March 16, 17, 23 and 24 with open houses, pancake breakfasts and tours. How often do you purchase maple syrup made in St. Lawrence County?

The Netflix documentary ‘The Program: Cons, Cults and Kidnappings’ details years of abuse and culture of the Academy at Ivy Ridge in Ogdensburg. The program was directed by Katherine Kubler, who was a ‘student’ at the academy for 15 months. Have you watched the Netflix documentary ‘The Program: Cons, Cults and Kidnappings’ about the Academy at Ivy Ridge in Ogdensburg?

Have you donated blood in the last year? 

Telehealth visits are becoming more normal during medical exams, and now St. Lawrence Health has expanded virtual appointments to its urgent care centers. As with an in-person visit, patients will be seen by a physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner during urgent care telehealth visits. Urgent care is ideal for such conditions as allergies, bug bites, colds, congestion, ear infections, fevers, pink eye, rashes, sinus pain, and stomach aches. Would you consider a Telehealth visit at a St. Lawrence Health urgent care facility?

A new law requires menstrual products to be offered for free in non-public schools. ‘From simply updating the way certain products are referred to, to expanding access to vital resources for those who may need them most, as time progresses, so should our laws,’ Gov. Kathy Hochul said. This legislation adds non-public schools to the requirement that elementary and secondary public schools serving grades 6-12 shall provide menstrual products in restrooms of their school building free of charge. Do you support menstrual products being offered free of charge in St. Lawrence County schools?

This year’s Super Bowl was the most watched Super Bowl broadcast in history, with an average of 123.4 million viewers. This year the Kansas City Chiefs took on the San Francisco 49ers with the Chiefs coming out on top.The game became the second most watched program in history, only to the Apollo Moon landing. Did you watch the Super Bowl this year?

Income tax season is underway and many St. Lawrence County residents are planning to file their taxes for the 2023 year. Free income tax preparation and electronic filing is offered in St. Lawrence County. How do you prepare your income taxes?

As Donald Trump nears a presidential Republican nomination for 2024, he has yet to name who his running mate will be. One name strongly being considered for Trump’s vice presidential choice is North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik. Stefanik, who is the highest-ranking woman in the Republican conference in the House of Representatives, has been campaigning with Trump. She was also one of the first members of Congress to endorse Trump. Would you like to see Elise Stefanik named Donald Trump’s vice presidential pick for 2024?

1 | 2 Next »