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Vintage Base Ball on Power Authority field June 14

The New York Power Authority’s grounds in North Blenheim make the perfect setting for an old-fashioned game of gentlemen’s base ball between the Roxbury Nine and their neighborly rivals, the Mountain Athletic Club of Fleischmanns on Satur More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Lorraine Perkins

Word has been received of the passing of Lorraine Perkins, formerly Lorraine Finch of Margaretville. Lorraine was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Terwilliger of Wawarsing. Her sister is Loretta Weaver of Hamden. More...

Francis Herr

Francis John Herr, 78, passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 4, 2008 at O’Connor Hospital in Delhi after a courageous battle with cancer. More...

Robert Tompkins

Robert K. Tompkins, 80, a longtime resident of Downsville, passed away early Friday morning, June 6, 2008, at the Countryside Care Center, Delhi, after a long illness. More...

News

Company sues Emerson Resort for alleged payment shortfalls

By Jay Braman Jr. The Town of Shandaken has found itself named as a co-defendant in a lawsuit filed in New York State Supreme Court by an electrical contractor seeking to collect $136,255 for work done at the Emerson Resort and Spa last year. More...

New Shandaken tower plan offered by Verizon officials

Company has several cell sites in town By Jay Braman Jr. First, Shandaken couldn’t get a cell tower in town if it tried. Now it appears towers might be popping up in unexpected places. More...

Baby buffalo still roaming the area

Animal rights activists work to rescue calf By Julia Green The great Margaretville area buffalo hunt continued this week as local animal rights representatives and law enforcement officials attempt to corral an orphaned buffalo calf that has been ro More...