December 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Marty Donnelly

“I’m tired,” said Marty Donnelly, when asked why he decided to retire as Town of Andes Supervisor in 2015. More...

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Sports

MCS boys drop 2; RCS girls fall

Margaretville — Gilbertsville Mt. Upton topped Margaretville, 58-50 in Monday’s opening round of the boys’ Downsville Holiday Tournament.  More...

Closing In

NO ROOM TO MOVE —Trey Bullock of Margaretville is tightly guarded by South Kortright's Andrew Post (24) in December 22 action on the Blue Devils' court. More...

Catskill Mtn. Dart League

12/22/15 Wins Losses La Cabana 2 224 73 Andes Hotel 1 219 78 Mville Bowl 1 177 120 Ice Bar 165 132 Andes Hotel 2 153 144 Colonial 2 144 153 Colonial 1 141 156 La Cabana 1 121 176 Pub 83 214 Mville Bowl 2 58 239 More...

Catskill Mountain Railroad can’t be evicted from track lease

Court’s ruling favors railroad

A state Supreme Court judge has ruled that Ulster County cannot evict the Catskill Mountain Railroad (CMRR) from the 38-mile-long run of tracks from Kingston to Highmount that the CMRR now leases. More...

Pat Davis set to step into Middletown supervisor’s role; Longtime Andes Supervisor Donnelly eyes retirement

Local town boards face changing times

Without ceremony or fanfare, Carl Patrick “Pat” Davis will take office as Supervisor of the Town of Middletown this week and says the top three priorities the town must handle in the new year are finding a new code enforcement officer (to More...

News

2015 in the Catskill Mountain News: Take a Look Back

Here are some of the more dramatic photos from 2015. You’ll find more “Year in Review” photos and stories on page 6B.

NOTHING LEFT — Firefighters survey the wreckage after a fire in Big Indian last Wednesday that left a family homeless. More...

2015 in the Catskill Mountain News: A Year in Review

Take a look back at the first half of 2015 through these Catskill Mountain News stories. Next week we will recap headlines from July-December. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Ada Harke

Ada M. Harke, 78, of Fleischmanns passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 at Albany Medical Center. Ada was born December 27, 1936, the daughter of Rufus and Marjorie Pope of Colchester, Vermont. Ada married Alan Harke on June 24, 1961. More...

Events

Saint James Church sets New Year’s service

Lake Delaware — Are world events laying heavy on your heart? Why not enter the New Year with intentions for peace and healing?  More...

Snow Day

MORE SNOW THAN LA —Ted Sanford was in town for the holidays visiting grandparents Laurie and Dick Sanford and enjoyed a stop at Belleayre Mountain. More...

Plattekill Mountain to open Friday for skiing, snowtubing

Roxbury — Winter, as we know it, is “slow approaching” this year, but don’t think that’s keeping Plattekill Mountain from revving up for the upcoming winter season. More...

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