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MCS boys look for rebound season

By John Bernhardt “Little things make big things happen.” Legendary UCLA college basketball coach John Wooden could have been talking about this winter’s Margaretville boys’ basketball team when he made this famous statement More...

Returning players key to MCS girls hoop season

By John Bernhardt If experience is a foundation to build upon, then Margaretville Coach Kyle Holden can begin building the Blue Devils’ basketball house.  Holden returns seven players, three who started, from last season’s 8-10 team.  Goo More...

News

Becker Edges Rosa in County Judge Race

Incumbent Carl Becker has apparently defeated challenger Gary Rosa in the race for Delaware County Judge. Mr. Rosa confirmed on Thursday night that unofficial figures from the Delaware County Board of Elections showed Mr. Becker as the winner. More...

Arkville trailer park dispute over failed septic system

Staff Report The owner of an Arkville trailer park is being fined $250 a day, retroactive to September 10, for failing to adequately upgrade its on-site sewage collection system. More...

Middletown passes budget for 2013

By Geoff Samuels Town of Middletown taxpayers will face a two-and-a-half percent property tax increase when they receive their 2013 town and county tax bills in January. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Siegfried Burkhardt

Siegfried Otto Burkhardt, 72, of Pine Hill died on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. He was born December 27, 1939 in Massebach, Germany, the son of Fritz and Rosa Burkhardt. He immigrated to Brooklyn in 1951, later moving to a farm in Jefferson. More...

Esther Delameter

Esther G. Delameter, 89, formerly of Arkville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 at Margaretville Hospital, Margaretville. She was born on April 8, 1923 in Margaretville to Seager George and Blanche VanValkenburgh. Esther married Nelson H. More...

Michael Hasay

Michael Hasay, 98, of Fleischmanns, died on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012 after a brief illness. Mr. Hasay was born on July 3, 1914 in Ihorvytsya, Ukraine, the son of Maria Kinjerski and Stephan Hasaj. More...