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Plans for pedestrian bridge stumble in Fleischmanns

Tree removal may bring harm to nesting bats

Though significant progress was made on work projects in Fleischmanns during March, summer construction on the pedestrian bridge on Bridge Street faces a major setback.  More...

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Andes native Mariah Ruff helps St. Bonaventure into NCAA tourney

Sophomore was among leaders for Div. 1 school

When Mariah Ruff threaded a pass through Oklahoma State’s full court pressing defense to find Miranda Drummond cutting for a lay-up late in the opening round of the Dallas Regional of the NCAA Division I Wom- en’s Basketball Tournament, basketball fa More...

Bowling

Margaretville Women’s 3/18/16  W L J&M Lawncare 50 30 Frank’s Septic 47 33 Flour Patch 46 34 MJ Clockmakers 40 40 Morgan’s Metal 38 42 The Caboose 34.5 45.5 MTC Cable 31 49 Phoen More...

Haynes a steady leader at MCS

He was the lone senior on the Margaretville Central School basketball team this winter, a steadying force, someone you could count on. Harrison Haynes will be sorely missed next year.  More...

Events

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Program: celebrating Bovina butter

Bovina — Bovina Town Historian Ray LaFever will present an historical look at Bovina’s dairying heritage, focusing on Bovina butter, on Saturday, April 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bovina Community Hall. More...

Eggstravaganza at Home Goods

Margaretville — Come join Lisa Scalf and create your own silk tie-dyed Easter Eggs on Saturday, March 26 from 1-3 p.m. at Home Goods of Margaretville.  More...

In Step With St. Patty’s Day

GREEN SCENE — Olivia Morton, five, of Bloomville was among a group of dancers from Delhi's Cardio Club that performed a routine during the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday in Delhi. More...

Former Bovina Dairy Co-op to again become a creamery

Piece of history being modernized for new venture

A return to the past will get underway in June new owners begin the task of returning the Bovina Creamery to its original use.  Calico Holdings completed the purchase of the creamery building in early March and plans call for construction of the More...

News

Margaretville write-in votes give Trustee seat to Dabritz

Longtime member Dave Budin loses village board post

A write-in campaign to elect Larry Reilly to the Fleischmanns Village Board fell short last week, but a similar campaign in Margaretville for Chris Dabritz was successful. More...

Mild winter results mixed for Catskill Region residents

Savings for some, rough times for others

Anyone who has spent time in the Catskill Region knows that winter can rear its cold and snowy head well into April. In fact, small amounts of snow are forecast within the 10-day forecast.  More...

Cahill proposes half-million for Belleayre Mtn.

Funds targeted for resort’s upkeep

Calling the level of commitment to the state’s Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) “unprecedented” since the 2008 funding decline, Assemblyman Kevin Cahill has proposed that New York allocate $500,000 to the upkeep of Belleayre Moun More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Margaret Goodwin

Margaret Moseman Goodwin, 93, of Whitesboro passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2016.  She was born in Fleischmanns in 1922, the daughter of Edgar and Josephine Eignor Moseman.  More...

Victor Sprague

Victor Douglas Sprague, 84, born in Margaretville on November 12, 1931 passed away at home in Roxbury on March 15, 2016.  Vic was the son of John and Mary (VanSteenburg) Sprague. He married Wilma Simmon on April 13, 1963. More...

Vinnie Cosenza

Mrs. James (Vinnie) Cosenza, wife of the late James S. Cosenza, passed away quietly in her sleep on March 21, 2016 at the Shell Point Village Hope Hospice in Ft. Myers, FL following a brief illness.  More...

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