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Flood project updates top Margaretville agenda

Officials hoping for resolution to ongoing issues

The Margaretville Village Board met for a workshop on Tuesday, Feb 6, to give updates on New York Rising, set plans for unused funds leftover from their budget, and to discuss the village’s procurement policy. More...

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Sports

Margaretville boys advance to league finals; Roxbury falls to Stamford in close contest

The Blue Devils advanced to the finals of the Delaware League Boys’ Tournament with a 58-52 win at Hunter-Tannersville on February 8. Margaretville built an early lead and then held off the Wildcats throughout the rest of the contest. More...

Victoria Janis, Nick Vajtay top Section 4 skiers

Highmount — Victoria Janis of Margaretville and Nick Vajtay of Roxbury have earned the titles of girls’ and boys’ Section 4 Overall Champions for the 2017-18 season, as well as Overall Delaware League Champions. More...

Three Cheers!

LET’S HEAR IT — Margaretville Central School hosted a cheerleading competition last Saturday, Feb. 10 for four schools from the area. More...

Events

Margaretville will host Sweet on Main Feb. 17

Margaretville — The Business Association of Margaretville invites folks to bring their significant other to the group’s annual Sweet on Main celebration on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  More...

Fleischmanns church will host fund-raiser for Puerto Rican Farms

Fleischmanns — Farmers in Puerto Rico, still reeling from Hurricane Maria and subsequent problems on their island will get another boost of help thanks to local residents who have experienced similar disasters.  More...

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Fleischmanns votes to plunge ahead with pool repairs, despite $ shortfall

Village has funds for about half of pool upgrades

Two hot topics were discussed at the Fleischmanns Village Board meeting this week after Dan Halpern was appointed as a board member to fill a vacancy created when Harriet Grossman resigned.  Funds for swimming pool restoration and flood buyout i More...

Winning Smiles

AWARD WINNERS — The Catskill Mountain News held its 20th Best Service Awards this year and had many repeat winners, as well as many new ones. More...

WAC plans new facility to consolidate staff

New Hamden site has been bought; project will take about four years

The Watershed Agricultural Council (WAC) is in the planning stages of a new office facility on Route 10, Hamden to allow consolidation of West-of- Hudson staff under one roof.  More...

News

Correction

Last week’s story about the Catskill Mountain News Service Awards listed Kurt Flachs as “specializing in electric appliances, broken pipes and security lighting.” Kurt Flachs specializes in plumbing and heating and has never handled More...

CWC approves Shokan wastewater project deal with Dept. of Environmental Protection

Margaretville — The Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) Board of Directors on February 7 approved an agreement between the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the CWC to develop a wastewater management project for the hamlet o More...

Everybody has a Story

Everybody has a story. No two of us have had the exact same experiences in life, and no two of us respond exactly the same way to similar experiences.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Joan Locasto

Mary Joan Stevenson Locasto of Margaretville, loving mother and grandmother passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Mountainside Nursing Facility in Margaretville on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018.  More...

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