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Dem Congressional candidate Rhodes met residents

Margaretville gathering

Twenty local residents braved harsh winter weather Saturday to meet Gareth Rhodes, one of seven active Democratic candidates for congress in New York’s 19th Congressional district. More...

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Sports

Roxbury tops Devils in girls’ hoop play

Roxbury was a 43-25 winner over host Margaretville in girls’ basketball action on January 11.  The Rockets scored 28 points in the middle two periods to pull away from the Blue Devils.  Jessi-lyn Borfitz notched 16 points to lead the More...

Ski Race at Belleayre Mountain

TAKING HER TURN — Margaretville’s Sydney Asher heads down the course during a January 8 race at Belleayre Mountain. — // Photos by Dick Sanford More...

BOWLING

Organization League1/8/17 More...

Events

Eagle watching Jan. 20

The annual Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society field trip to view wintering bald eagles will takes place on Saturday, Jan. 20 starting at 7:30 a.m. at the Dietz St. parking area across from the YMCA in Oneonta.  More...

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes to debut Jan. 27 at RAG

Margaretville — Saturday Jan 27 marks the opening of Smoke Gets in Your Eyes in the Walt Meade Gallery at the Roxbury Arts Center. The opening reception will be taking place from 3-5 p.m. and admission is free.  More...

That's Entertainment

Saturday, Jan. 20   More...

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Thursday night meeting at Belleayre Mt.  Free Access 

Future bike and trail plans revealed

The Catskill Watershed Corporation hired Tahawus Trails LLC / Sinuosity: Flowing Trails, LLC to develop a Conceptual Mountain Bike / Cross-Country Ski Trail Plan for the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center and adjoining Shandaken Wild Fores More...

Low enrollments key topic for school superintendents

Future viability of area districts prompted meeting

Three superintendents representing four school districts met recently to develop a proactive approach for dealing with issues facing schools in the area, particularly those problems caused by low enrollments.  More...

Creamery issue, truck purchase top agenda for Bovina Town Bd.

Property boundary creating a problem at revamped creamery

Two hot topics dominated discussions last Tuesday, Jan. 9 when the Bovina Town Board met for the first time of 2018, holding both its annual organizational and its monthly town board meetings.  More...

On Course

EYES ON THE PRIZE — Amaal Bahnas of Margaretville heads down the course during the Section 4 Alpine Ski Race on January 9 at Belleayre Mountain in Highmount. More...

News

DEC to host unveiling of Belleayre Mt. Biking & Cross Country Ski Trail Plan

In a December 20 e-mail from- NYS DEC’s Bill Rudge, a public meeting/workshop to present a draft plan for Belleayre Mountain bike and cross country ski trails was announced. More...

CMN Service Award party moves to Union Grove

Entry deadline for submitting ballots Feb. 6

When the News’ 20th Annual Best Service Awards are announced in February, winners will be honored with a pre-announcement party at Union Grove Distillery according to an announcement from publisher Joan Lawrence-Bauer this week. More...

CWC funds flood hazard removal in Shandaken

Shandaken — An aging Shandaken bridge that has been closed to traffic for decades will be removed with funding from the Catskill Watershed Corporation’s Flood Hazard Mitigation Implementation program.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

James Moseman

James Otis Moseman, 77, recently of Fleischmanns, died Dec. 27, 2017 in Rutland, VT, of complications of Parkinson’s disease.  More...

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