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Sports

RCS freshman hurler shuts down Blue Devils

Anthony Cortese earns second win for the Rockets

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NYPA reopens reservoirs for recreational boating use

North Blenheim — The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has opened the lower and upper reservoirs for the season to recreational boating at the Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Plant. More...

Turkey Time

FIRST TURKEY — Panos Stamas, 12, of Ramsey, NJ shot his first turkey on Sunday, the second day of the youth turkey-hunting season. More...

Events

Food workshop on menu at DCHA

Delhi — Do you like to cook? Do you like history? If the answer is a resounding “yes,” then come to the Dela- ware County Historical Association (DCHA) on Saturday, May 16 at 1 p.m. to experience the food of the First World War! More...

Program offered for families at Woodchuck Lodge May 2

Roxbury — The first “Wild Saturday” event at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge will be held May 2 at 1 p.m. when songwriter and storyteller Mc- Kenzie Willis presents a program for families. More...

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Margaretville School District, teachers’ association have pact

Agreement reached after 2-year impasse

The Margaretville Central School District and the MCS Teachers’ Association have signed a new contract, ending a two-year period with no agreement.  The MCS Teachers’ Association (MTA) ratified the fouryear agreement this month and More...

Superintendent search on again for Margaretville School District

Roxbury, Andes make overtures to share position

The Margaretville Central School Board of Education is continuing its search for a superintendent, including consideration of a shared position with a neighboring district.  More...

Sandy Scudder dies from injuries sustained in March 16 explosion

Community mourns loss of a good friend

By Joan Lawrence-Bauer  The community mourned this week when word spread that Margaretville resident Glenford “Sandy” Scudder had died of injuries suffered in an explosion at his repair shop on March 16.  More...

News

County supervisors push for Delaware bed tax funds

Majority approve measure to start taxing visitors

By Cheryl Petersen   More...

Lure of farming a powerful draw for Alan White

Stepping down as CCCD director for new career

Goats are bleating. A peacock is wailing. Dogs are barking and the guinea hens chirp. The alpacas just munch and stare. All of this greets you long before Alan White appears at his farm in Halcott Center.  More...

DEP backs off stance on Shoken farm stand

Waste monitoring proposed solution

Thanks to an idea developed by an engineer hired by the owners of a Shokan-based farm stand, the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has backed away from threats to close the business, instead opting to keep tabs on the operati More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Donald McGee

Donald H. McGee passed away in Sarasota, FL on April 20, 2015.  More...

Katherine Dunlap

Katherine M. Dunlap, 61, of Church Street, Margaretville, died Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville.  More...

Herbert Moran

Herbert R. Moran, 80, of Moran Road, Highmount, died Monday, April 20, 2015 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville where he had been a resident for a short time.  More...

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