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Sports

Jefferson ekes past Blue Devils with three-pointers

By John Bernhardt It would be hard to argue that the three-point shot has not had a profound effect on the game of basketball. More...

Gilboa girls down Andes in hoop play

by John Bernhardt Three Wildcats reached double figures as Gilboa downed Andes, 58-23, in Delaware League play. Gilboa’s center, Kendall Thorington, used her height to maneuver around the lane taking game-scoring honors with 18 points. More...

South Kortright boys out-score Cooperstown and Roxbury

by John Bernhardt Twenty-seven is becoming a favorite number for South Kortright sophomore point guard Ty Lamport. More...

News

How Low Can It Go?

We have a typo in the "falling gas prices" story on the front page of the January 28 edition of the News. Gas at Hess in Margaretville is selling for $2.39 9/10ths, not $2.20 as we reported. We are sorry if you drove there looking for $2.20 gas. More...

New maple grading system welcomed by producers

By Cheryl Petersen When it boils right down to it, a global uniform grading system for maple syrup makes sense. More...

Adultery scandal at Zen Monestery leads to resignation of leader

By Jay Braman Jr. It appears that extramarital affairs don’t just take down presidential candidates these days. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Walter Dille

Walter R. Dille, 71, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 at his residence in Grand Gorge. Born in Jersey City, NJ, he was a long-time resident of Waldwick, NJ before moving to Grand Gorge. More...

Robert Burlarley

Robert D. Burlarley, 74, of Stone Ridge entered peacefully into eternal rest on January 30, 2015 at home surrounded by loving family and friends. Born on May 9, 1940, he is the son of the late Dayton and Doris Boughton Burlarley. More...

Mary Persons

Mary Louise Persons, 57, of Burgaw, NC and formerly of Pine Hill, passed gently on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 from her earthly life at home surrounded with love by her family. More...