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New staff welcomed at CMN

Sales representative, freelance writer join News team

Catskill Mountain News Publisher Dick Sanford has announced that two new faces have joined the paper’s staff. Alice Young has joined the paper’s staff as its advertising representative. She replaces Gretchen Balcom who left to start her own business. More...

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Cathy Fuller

Cathy Ann Fuller, 67, passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer, on August 6, 2016 at her home in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Her family was at her side. More...

Bud Eckert

Bud N. Eckert of New Kings- ton passed away peacefully in his sleep at home in Walden on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.  Bud was born on October 20, 1930, in his family home in Margaretville. More...

DEP office, water museum proposal under consideration

Project targeted for Arkville site, if approvals met

An Arkville office complex for the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has been proposed as a provision of update communities approving the revised Filtration Avoidance Determination with the More...

Delaware County bed tax revamp taking shape

Controversial plan undergoing revisions via board committee

The use of the funds collected through Delaware County’s new Hotel/Motel Occupancy, or “bed tax,” is taking shape, according to the county’s Economic Development Director Glenn Neal- is, who led the charge for the two-percent tax on the lodging indus More...

MCS plans to appoint interim building principal

Dr. Patrick Sweeney is top candidate

Margaretville Central School Board of Education members are expected to approve the appointment of Dr. Patrick Darfler- Sweeney as interim building principal in a meeting scheduled for tonight, Wednesday, at the school. More...

News

Registration deadline

Delhi — The last day to register in person at the Board of Elections for the Tuesday, Sept. 13 Primary Election is Friday, Aug. More...

HAHV offering Community Health Corner

Monthly feature will focus on health topics

The Catskill Mountain News is pleased to launch a new service for readers this week, the Community Health Corner. More...

Ulster teen killed, another injured in separate crashes

Fatal accident for teenager occured in Ohio

Two separate automobile accidents claimed the life of one area teenager and severely injured another recently.  More...

Events

Historic March

Community Spirit

MARCHING HISTORY — No celebration of the Andes community would be complete without a nod to the Anti-Rent War that played a pivotal role in local history. More photos on page 3B. More...

‘Writers Exposed’ Aug. 21

Arkville — Writers in the Mountains (WIM) will hold its annual summer reading event “Writers Exposed” on Sunday, Aug. 21 at 4 p.m. More...

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