April 5, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Arkville water rates will be hiked

Increased costs of operations result in changes

Arkville Water District users will see a rate change effective with the April quarterly billings.  The new water rates are $45 per quarter, plus $40 for the first 5,000 gallons and $6.25 per 1,000 gallons thereafter. More...

Dedicated Angler

NICE CATCH — Emma Rotella OF Fleischmanns was among the brave anglers who ventured out in frigid conditions on opening day and caught this nine-inch trout while fishing in Bovina. More...

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Bowling

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NICE CATCH

NICE CATCH — Tom Kasper from Pennsylvania took this seven-pound, four-ounce brown in the Pepacton on a Krocodile spoon. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Dorothy Van Dusen

Dorothy Irene Van Dusen passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at her home in Grand Gorge.  Dorothy was the daughter of Harvey Marshall and Adeline Barringer. More...

Donald Osborn

Donald “Donnie” Osborn, 79, of Roxbury, passed away Tuesday March 28, 2017 in the mountains he loved after a brief illness.  He was born December 17, 1937 in Prattsville, NY, the son of Benjamin and Anna (Dent) Osborn. More...

Helen Rose

Helen Rose, 93, a resident of Margaretville, died Thursday, March 30, 2017, at Margaretville Hospital.  Rose was born January 4, 1924, the daughter of Henry and Elsie (Kagan) Rose.  She is survived by one niece.  Calling hour will be h More...

Slush On The Mountain

MOUNTAIN OF FUN — Belleayre Mountain Ski Center in Highmount hosted its fourth Annual Slush Cup aka pond skimming contest event on Sunday. A big crowd turned out of the lighthearted event. More...

County bed tax investments to be focus of April 7 meeting

Tourism Board will hear review of public input

The Delaware County Tourism Advisory Board will meet Friday, April 7 at 10 a.m. at the County Office Building, 111 Main Street in Delhi. More...

Hair performance rekindles career; Andes woman played in equity show

It wasn’t a mid-life crisis exactly. More...

News

Arkville Fire Dept. lists report; held election annual of officers

Arkville — The Arkville Fire Department responded to 64 calls last year, according to the organization’s 2016 Annual Report. More...

Grant help available for home repairs; Funds offered for manufactured housing

Delhi — Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation recently announced that Delaware Opportunities has been awarded two grants under the NYS HOME Local Program. The grant awards total $1,050,000.  More...

New staffers to enhance News offerings

Additional pages, features & social media planned

Three new staffers joined the News team last week and, as the busy summer months approach, their efforts will help improve the look of the print product and expand the paper’s digital footprint. More...

Events

Open Eye holding classes for teens, adults

Margaretville — The Open Eye Theater of Margaretville has announced two new series of acting classes this spring: Artful Ages Acting for ages 55 and up, and Teens on Stage for ages 10 to 14.  More...

Fighting Hunger Friday adds Saturday event

Food pantry fundraiser coming back bigger for 2017

Peggy Bellar and Meade Camp of the Catskill Dream Team of Realty USA have announced plans for the third annual Fighting Hunger Friday event, scheduled for Friday, May 12, to raise money for the Community Food Pantry in Arkville. More...

Registration is now underway for Plié & Play, ballet classes

Roxbury – Registration is now open for Plié & Play and Ballet dance classes being offered by the Roxbury Arts Group in Stamford. The 10- week dance series begins Thursday, April 6.  More...

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