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Hook, Line & Sinker: July 9, 2014

This first week of July was a memorable one depending on where in the Catskills you happened to be. More...

Blish recognized for decades of bowling prowess

BOWLED OVER — Anna Blish of Margaretville was recently recognized for her 25th consecutive year of competing in the USBC Women’s Championships held in Reno. More...

News

DEC still grappling with options to deal with bear population

By Brian Sweeney The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation this week closed the pub­lic comment period on a bear-management plan that would include an “early firearms” hunting season in the Catskills. More...

Chad Storey named new Shandaken Police Chief

By Jay Braman Jr. The Shandaken Town Board unanimously ushered in local policeman Chad Storey as the town’s new police chief, effective July 19. More...

Boiceville bank robber pleads guilty

By Jay Braman Jr. The Mount Tremper man who was arrested in February for robbing a bank in Boiceville has plead guilty to the crime and faces up to 16 years in prison. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Martha McNally

Martha C. McNally, 101, of Margaretville, formerly of Mineola, Port St. Lucie, FL, Hilton Head, SC, and Denver, joined Maynard, her beloved husband of 66 years, in heaven on Sunday, June 22, 2014. More...

George Barkman, Sr.

George Willard Barkman Sr., 85, of Mesa, AZ, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014. George was born on December 19, 1928 in New Kingston, the son of Myrtle and Clarence Barkman. George loved to bowl, hunt, fish, and read. May he rest in peace. More...