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Flooding in local communities is devastating

In what may be the worst flooding ever in area, Margaretville, Arkville and Fleischmanns were devastated by Sunday’s heavy rainfall, remnants of Hurricane Irene. More...

Gilboa Dam deemed safe after earthquake, flooding

Residents living below the Gilboa Dam were evacuated Sunday as officials from the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) took precautions against a possible dam break. More...

Helping hands welcome to assist with clean-up

By Pauline Liu Officials in the region are looking for the public’s help in cleaning up after the flood. They’ve heard enough about rubbernecking motorists and gawking pedestrians who are hampering clean up and recovery efforts. More...