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Margaretville, Roxbury communities receive big boost from holiday projects

Many residents benefit from annual campaigns

The Margaretville Community Christmas Project delivered holiday cheer to 143 area families on December 19. More...

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Sports

Roxbury girls win pair of Delaware League hoop contests

Visiting Hunter-Tannersville handed the Roxbury girls’ team its first defeat of the season, 45- 37 on Monday evening.  The Wilcats pulled away in the final period, outscoring the visitors, 18-10.  Jade Meehan had a nice game for the R More...

Devils, Rockets edged in boys’ hoop contests

Visiting Stamford handed the Margaretville boys’ basketball team its first loss of the season, 49-41 on December 15.  The winners built a 16-point lead after three periods before the Blue Devils staged a furious comeback, getting within th More...

Catskill Mtn. Dart League

Team Wins Losses La Cabana 2 211 59 Andes Hotel 1 201 69 Mville Bowl 1 161 109 Ice Bar 151 119 Andes Hotel 2 139 131 Colonial 2 131 139 Colonial 1 130 140 La Cabana 1 112 158 Pub 63 265 Mville Bowl 2 More...

Rail Trail deal is reached for Ulster County tracks

Highmount station among proposals in the agreement

Three years after Ulster County Executive Mike Hein announc- ed plans to make way for a rail trail by closing down the Cats- kill Mountain Railroad (CMRR), and selling the tracks for scrap, a compromise has been reached that includes a plan to build More...

Missing dog found after two weeks in the wild

‘Goliath’ and owner reunited for best Christmas present

In what some consider nothing short of a Christmas miracle, an elderly dog that was lost in Shandaken for two entire weeks has been found and is now at home with his master.  More...

News

Opera News sings praises of Phoenica Fest. of Voice

Organizers of the Phoenicia Festival of the Voice got an early Christmas gift this year when Opera News delivered a glowing review of their August season. More...

CWC awards grants for three stormwater projects

Margaretville — Three grants for projects to correct storm water problems were approved December 1 by the Board of Directors of the Catskill Watershed Corp. (CWC). More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Hillis Faulkner

Master Chief Hillis Ralph Faulkner, USN, (Retired) of Denver passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Events

Open captioning at Sunday’s Open Eye performance

Margaretville — This Sunday, Dec. 27, at The Open Eye Theater’s 2 p.m. matinee performance of “A Child’s Christmas in Wales,” open captioning will make the production accessible to persons with hearing impairment.  More...

MTC Volunteers

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4-H Workers

BUSY CLUB MEMBERS — The Fabulous 4-Hers 4-H Club of Fleischmanns met on November 12 at the Arkville Fire Hall for their regular meeting, where the group made place mats for the Meals on Wheels More...

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