May 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Changes at hospital, Mountainside outlined at public meeting

New affiliation with WMC focus of info session

Local residents packed the MCS gym last Thursday night to learn about plans for the future of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center. More...

Onteora student killed in Shokan one-car crash

Accident cause under investigation by state police

State police are still not sure what happened on Wednesday, May 18 that caused 16-year-old Damein Kovacs to drive off of Route 28 in Shokan and into a utility pole. More...

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Sports

Roxbury baseball season ends after strong sectional showing

RCS girls advance in softball tourney with win over Devils

The Roxbury baseball team had strong showing in the Section 4, Class D Tournament, opening with an 11-6 win over host Laurens before falling to number one seed Hancock 10-7 on Thursday on the winners’ field. More...

Teams wrapping up league matches

Margaretville and Andes play- ed to a 3-3 tie in tennis action on May 23. Only two of the matches were actually played, with other players winning by default. Noah Dougherty of Andes was a 9-2 winner over Riley Ancona. More...

Events

Bovina history celebration set

Bovina — The Town of Bovina will be dedicating two historic markers on Saturday, June 4. More...

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Poetics of Space show at Erpf Gallery

Arkville — The amazing artworks of Fred Guyot have been held over for Memorial Day Weekend in the Arkville-based Erpf Gallery at the Catskill Center for Conservation and Development. More...

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Sharon E. Hogan  Free Access 

Sharon E Hogan, 67, of Roxbury died Sunday, May 22, 2016. She was born in Margaretville on February 11, 1949 and spent most of her life in Roxbury.She was raised by Winfield and Evelyn Gilham, followed by her step mom, Julia Gilham. More...

School budgets easily approved by area voters

RCS building project OKed

Mike Boice was elected to a vacant seat on the Margaretville Central School Board last Tuesday and Roxbury voters approved a long-sought building project in area school district voting the same day. More...

Memorial Day parades set for Monday

Memorial Day weekend festivities will take place on area Main Streets on Monday morning, May 30. Parades kick off at 9 a.m. in Fleischmanns, with Roxbury starting at 9:30 a.m. and Grand Gorge at 11 a.m. Andes follows at 10:30 a.m. More...

News

Tracing a brief history of Memorial Day

If poppies are blooming and flags are flying, you know its Memorial Day. If you hear old timers calling the holiday “Decoration Day” it’s likely they know the difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day. More...

CMRR Drops Phoenicia Rail Yard Plan

Moments before the Shandaken Zoning Board was going to take a vote on the Catskill Mountain Railroad’s proposal for a two and-a-half acre rail yard, company representative Harry Jameson suddenly withdrew the application and walked out of the ro More...

CWC awards 26 Watershed Education Grants

Margaretville — Twenty-six education grants totaling $165,000 were recently approved by the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) Board of Directors. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Kenneth Conine

Kenneth R. Conine, 89, a lifelong resident of Andes, died at Margaretville Hospital on Saturday, May 21, 2016. Ken was born in the Town of Andes on September 3, 1926, the son of Jay and Florence (Stahl) Conine. More...

Curtis Burroughs

Curtis Burroughs, 67, a former resident of Roxbury, died Monday, May 23, 2016 at Sidney. He was born July 15, 1948 at Stamford, the son of Curtis and Velva (Foster) Burroughs. More...

Gordon Williman

A committal service for Gordon K. Williman, who died February 2, 2016, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 27 at the Bedell Cemetery in Fleischmanns. Arrangements are by the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaret- ville. More...

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