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Breaking News - 11/4/2015 12:16 AM

Patrick Davis elected Supervisor in Middletown  Free Access 

Bud Gladstone appears headed for Supervisor seat in Andes

            Carl Patrick Davis, Code Enforcement Officer for the Town of Middletown, appeared victorious over incumbent Town Supervisor Marge Miller in unofficial on results Tuesday night. More...

‘Prescription Trails’ gain traction for healthy walks

Local communities, healthcare providers encouraging exercise

The health benefits of walking are being encouraged through a series of Prescription Trails being established in several local communities.   More...

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Sports

SK teams defeated in Section 4, Class D soccer tourney

Great seasons come to an end for boys & girls

There’s an interesting phenomenon that impacts only the highest achieving high school sports’ teams, the ‘best of the best’, teams that find themselves competing in post-season playoff tournaments. More...

Hoop Mtn. NY Girls clinic at MCS Nov. 7

Margaretville — Hoop Mountain NY Girls will be holding a Fall Instructional Camp basketball clinic at the Margaretville Central School gymnasium on Saturday, Nov. 7 from 1:30-5 p.m.  More...

Varsity Boys Soccer

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Events

That's Entertainment

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‘Small Works’ at Roxbury Arts Center

Roxbury — The Roxbury Arts Group (RAG) invites you to the opening of Small Works at the Roxbury Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 7, from 4 to 6 p.m. More...

Elly Wininger plays at brunch

Open Eye event on tap Sunday

Margaretville — Last year’s New York Blues Hall of Fame Inductee Elly Wininger returns to The Open Eye Theater for the Annual Harvest Brunch and Auction. More...

Breaking News - 11/5/2015 1:29 PM

Shandaken woman killed in fatal car accident  Free Access 

Drugs and alcohol not considered a contributing factor

New York State Police are now reporting that on November 4, 2015, at about 6:17p.m., State Police at Margaretville responded to a two vehicle head on collision on Route 28 in the Town of Middletown.  An investigation determined that Richard More...

Breaking News - 11/4/2015 4:30 PM

RCS Schedules Public Hearing on Building Finance for Tues.  Free Access 

Vote on Capital Reserve Fund scheduled for 12/8

In a public meeting notice e-mailed to the News on Wednesday, and mailed directly to taxpayers, Roxbury Central School officials announced steps they’re considering to address “some of the district’s most critical needs without borrowing money or req More...

Kraft Foods plant in Walton may shut

150 employees facing layoffs from company

The phones have been off the hook at the Kraft Foods Plant in Walton this week.  Word is that they stopped communicating with the outside world shortly after news broke that the owner of the plant, Kraft Heinz, is mulling the closure of the Walt More...

Halloween March

SPOOKY —This scary monster led the way as Margaretville Central School held its annual Halloween Parade along Main Street on Friday afternoon. More photos on page 1B. More...

News

County bed tax issue still not put to rest

Supervisors table controversial plan for more revisions

The Delaware County Board of Supervisors tabled a resolution to create a two-percent bed tax last Wednesday, after hearing from three residents and business owners who were vehemently opposed. More...

Readers asked to ID unknown soldiers

As Veterans Day approach- es, Margaretville American Legion Post 216 and the Catskill Mountain News are collaborating on a project to name the veterans in archive photos at the Main Street, Margaretville post. More...

Local artist’s work shown in Venice

Roshan Houshmand earns international honors for artwork

Andes artist and teacher Roshan Houshmand earned top international honors this year when she was invited to do a painting for display in the Venice Biennale. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Robert Greenhall

the Catskill Forest Association and continued working on their behalf for more than 30 years.  Bob’s selflessness touched many people in the community and beyond. More...

Isabelle Camillone

Isabelle Camillone, 84, of New Rochelle, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015.  She was born on June 19, 1939 daughter of the late Frank and Natalie (Cirillo). She married Louis Anthony Camillone.  More...

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