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Suspect questioned after gun found in vehicle

Incident at MCS under investigation

The Margaretville Central School community was remind- ed last week Wednesday morning that guns and ammunition are banned from school property after an incident that resulted in state police confiscating both from a car at the school and taking a per More...

Spirited Event

PARADE TIME — O'Connor Hospital sponsored its 17th annual Holiday Parade along Main Street, Delhi on Saturday. This youngster was one of many parade participants. More photos on 6A. More...

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RCS girls down Blue Devils

Visiting Roxbury was a 40-29 winner over Margaretville in girls’ basketball play on Friday.  The Lady Rockets jumped out in front early and built an 11-point lead at the half. More...

Margaretville boys keep winning in Delaware League hoop contests

The Margaretville boys’ basketball team upped its record to 4-0, with three wins in Delaware League play over the past week.  The Blue Devils downed visiting Windham, 56-51, on Monday evening.  Coach John Bernhardt’s club built More...

Veteran players key to RCS girls’ hoop squad

Senior leaders bring experience to Rocket squad

The Roxbury girls’ basketball team will be relying heavily on the experience of three seniors, Stacey Sprague, Jade Meehan and Devin Fox, to pace the club this season.  Coach Lisa Faraci said she’s been pleased with what she’s More...

Events

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Merry, Merry Main Street in Margaretville day full of special events planned Dec. 12

Holiday spirit will be plentiful in village shops

Margaretville — Main Street Margaretville will be very Merry this weekend as they celebrate Merry, Merry Main Street on Saturday, Dec. 12.  The Margaretville Liquor Store will be hosting a mulled wine tasting all day long.  More...

‘Child’s Christmas in Wales’ on stage at Open Eye

Margaretville — This year’s winter holiday performance at The Open Eye Theater is “A Child’s Christmas in Wales,” on Saturdays, Dec. 12 and 19, and Sundays, Dec. 20 and 27, all at 2 p.m.  More...

DEC issues resort permits; OKs Belleayre Mtn. Plans

Developers moving ahead with project despite Article 78

Developers of the Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park gave thanks Tuesday when they learned that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) had issued the findings statement and permits required to build a Highmount resort, the p More...

Resort, Belleayre improvements will bring significant investment

Looking at projects by the numbers

Approvals for an expansion of Belleayre Mountain Ski Center and for the construction of an adjacent resort by private developers were lauded last week. Here’s a break down on what has everyone talking. More...

Ulster Sheriff sparks uproar with gun request

Van Blarcum tells citizens to carry registered guns

The Ulster County Sherriff found himself in the spotlight last week after putting out a notice to all Ulster County residents with gun permits to carry their guns at all times and be prepared to use them.  More...

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$1,000 reward for missing dog that ran away in Ulster Co.

Owner devastated by disappearance

On Wednesday, Dec. 2, Goliath the dog was having a tough day. More...

Shandaken Zoners OK Controversial Farmstand

The farmstand in Mount Tremper that has been the subject of a three-year legal battle has been given a waiver from a Shandaken Zoning law, but that gift has been tied to a condition that the farm stand’s owner pay over $70,000 in fines and penalties More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Doug Condon

Doug Condon, 87, of New Kingston went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015 at Albany.  Doug was the son of Dave and Mabel (Davis) Condon who lived on Dingle Hill in Andes.  More...

Gertrude Klapper

Gertrude Klapper of Margaretville passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.  She was the daughter of Walter C. and Minnie (Gau) Klapper. More...

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