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Sunny Night

MONDAY’S ECLIPSE — News photographer Dick Sanford captured Tuesday’s solar eclipse from the back porch of the paper’s office in Arkville. More...

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Sports

Veterans, newcomers give RCS girls’ soccer team an interesting mix of talent for upcoming season

Six seniors will provide leadership and experience for the Roxbury Central School girls’ varsity soccer team. More...

Shephard Hills hosted tourney

Roxbury — The annual Mark Cammer Memorial Golf Tournament was held at Shephard Hills Golf Club on Sunday, Aug. 20. The net proceeds of this event are donated to cancer research. Scoring was under the Callaway Handicap System.  More...

Kicking It Off

PROMOTIONAL CEREMONY — Pak’s Karate held a promotional ceremony on August 18 at the Margaretville Fire Hall. More...

Events

That's Entertainment

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Roxbury gears up for Sept. 3 Revelry

Roxbury — Roxbury residents and visitors are gearing up for Roxbury Revelry on Sunday, Sept. 3, planning all the wonder, fun and down home splendor of summer in one perfectly seasoned day. More...

Robbie Fulks will headline Livestock! Music Festival

Bovina – Livestock! Music Festival has announced that Robbie Fulks, 2017 Grammy Award nominee for Best Folk Album (Upland Stories) and Best American Roots Song (“Alabama at Night”), will perform Saturday, Aug. More...

Feds search for immigrants in Village of Fleischmanns

No arrests made after ICE officers perform local raid

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers raided a residence at 507 Main Street in Fleischmanns early Wednesday morning last week in search of illegal immigrants.  More...

Fleischmanns Hasidic hotel owners in feud with residents

Facebook posting of disagreement stokes the rhetoric

A verbal altercation in Fleischmanns last week Wednesday between the owners of two Hasidic hotels and a local resident made a video splash on Facebook and drew lots of local attention.  In recent years, the Mendelowitz family purchased two hote More...

Tom Mills stepping down from sheriff’s post

Began career in law enforcement with Oneonta PD and NYS Police

Delaware County Sheriff Thomas E. More...

Holy Innocents Church focuses on diversity

Holy Innocents Church is different and in this little corner of the Catskills, people looking for a diverse congregation to join will find themselves at home there. More...

News

Trailways stops pick-ups, ticket sales at Rte. 28, Margaretville Motel location

With little formality, notice or ceremony, the Trailways bus company stopped selling tickets in Margaretville this month and will no longer pick up and discharge passengers at the Margaretville Motel.  More...

Officials, residents feeling blue over trashing of swimming hole

Similar issues are cropping up at other attractions

A steady increase in visitors to any local attraction is usually welcomed with open arms in the Catskills, but not so for the recent visitor spike at a swimming hole near the Town of Denning where a huge influx of visitors has met with a reception th More...

Delaware Opp. food distribution planned Aug. 25

Delhi — Delaware Opportunities Inc. will be conducting a distribution of surplus donated food to Delaware County residents on Friday, Aug. 25 from 10:30 a.m. until all food is distributed.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

James Campone

James A. Campone, 88, died August 15 2017 at Albany.  More...

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