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Huge rally boosts MCS girls to tourney win

By John Bernhardt The 2011 Margaretville Booster Club Girls’ Varsity Basketball Tournament had everything a basketball fan could want and more. The tournament was packed with excitement, each game decided in the final seconds of play. More...

MCS earns first victory; Roxbury rolls past Jay Hawks

Staff report Margaretville’s boys’ basketball team found an outside game to compliment Mitch Hull’s play around the basket and the Blue Devils won for the first time Saturday besting Roscoe, 60-41, in the consolation game of the Boo More...

Roxbury Native coaches Saint Rose to title

The College of Saint Rose Women’s Soccer team, coached by Roxbury native Laurie Darling Gutheil, won the 2011 NCAA Division II National Championship game on December 3 in Pensacola, Florida. More...

News

Belleayre supports Shop Locally efforts

Highmount — The Catskill Mountain Artisans’ Guild will present a series of winter showcases of regional fine crafts and art in the Upper Lodge at the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center throughout the 2011/2012 season. More...

Yellowed Pages: December 14, 2011

10 YEARS AGO Wed., Nov. 12, 2001 Leaders—Sonja Potter and Kathryn Oliveri, both of the Grand Gorge Gremlin 4-H group, were recognized for being 4-H leaders for 10 years. More...

WIM Book Doctor seminar on Jan 22

Writers in the Mountains will present a Sunday Seminar “From Your Notebook to the Reader: How to Move Your Nonfiction or Fiction from Concept to Book” on Sunday, Jan. 22 from 1-3 p.m. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Liberta M. Jaeger

Liberta M. Jaeger, 85, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at Edwards Hospital in Illinois. A native and lifelong area resident, she was born February 17, 1926 in Allaben, daughter of the late Russell and Myrtle Bush Frasier Sr. More...

Marie Geoghan

Marie Corrigan Geoghan, 93, of Kingston, formerly of Fleischmanns, died Friday, Dec. 9, 2011 at Kingston Hospital, Kingston. She was born December 25, 1917 in Brooklyn, the daughter of John and Julia (McCormack) Corrigan. More...

William Mugford

William Mugford, 102, of Big Indian died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie. He was born June 17, 1909 in Wilkes Barre, PA, son of the late William and Esther Steiner Mugford. More...