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In My Opinion: Nurses can recover from addiction
This letter is in response to recent articles in the Press-Republican reporting the arrests of nurses on charges of drug diversion, a behavioral symptom of a disease called addiction, writes Ellen Brickman of the Statewide Peer Assistance for Nurses Program.
In My Opinion: Equal rights for transgender
The Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA) is New York state's transgender non-discrimination bill, writes transgender advocate Kelly Metzgar of Saranac Lake.
In My Opinion: SUNY set to move plan forward
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Tax-Free NY proposal to allow new businesses to operate tax free on SUNY campuses opens up new and exciting paths of opportunity for New York, writes Tim Killeen, PhD., SUNY vice chancellor for research.
In My Opinion: Response to BCS budget criticisms
We have often wondered why people who think they have all of the answers do not realize they don't, write former Beekmantown Central School Board members Karen Armstrong and Stan Kourofsky.
In My Opinion: Divided loyalties on Keeseville dissolution
I feel that over the nine months, the Keeseville Dissolution Committee performed a very comprehensive study of our task and presented a detailed and complete draft plan to the Village Board on schedule, write committee member Leon Clodgo.
In My Opinion: Accountability, control lacking
The abuse of New York state high-school referees and officials by parents, fans and others is so common as to almost "come with the territory" or job, writes longtime official and coach James Lacey.
In My Opinion: Civil discussion of AMC plan needed
As revenues to Adirondack Health diminish from improved outpatient services and decreasing insurance reimbursement, the cost of the low-census Lake Placid Emergency Department may not be justified, writes local surgeon Dr. Claude Roland.
In My Opinion: It needn't be rails vs. trails
It should be noted that the focus of Adirondack North Country Association's resolution is on the "mixed-use management objectives" of the existing Unit Management Plan, writes Stephen M. Erman, president of the Adirondack North Country Association Board.
In My Opinion: Shaping the American identity
What an interesting time to be an American, especially considering the construction of the American identity, writes J.W. Wiley, director of the SUNY Plattsburgh Center for Diversity, Pluralism and Inclusion.
In My Opinion: American way or American waist?
How will the saga about New York City soda size end, and why should we care? asks SUNY Plattsburgh associate professor of nutrition Jorunn Gran-Henriksen.
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