January 3, 2018 RSS feed / News

Protest Power

SPEAKING OUT — Halcottsville resident Sharon Suess was among many area residents who protested Rep. John Faso’s vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act. More...

A look back at the top stories that made News’ 2017 headlines

The following stories made Catskill Mountain News headlines during the second half of 2017. July 19 Unpaid taxes cited in Fleischmanns audit More...

Gondola Welcomed

STAYING WARM – Ken Stratton, Christine Lull, and Justin Soules, from left, enjoy in the warmth and security of the new Gondola at Belleayre Mountain in Highmount, away from the biting cold. More...

New staff welcomed at WCCRC

Stamford — Western Catskills Community Revitalization Council, Inc. (WCCRC) announced the arrival of two new staff members at the long established 501(c) 3 not-for-profit Rural Preservation Company. More...

Moving The Mountain

MONUMENTAL DAY — Belleayre Mountain staff and patrons welcomed the official unveiling of the Catskill Thunder gondola during the holiday week. More...

Area residents journey to Puerto Rico to assist with hurricane recovery effort

Holiday times bring out the best and the worst in people. And then, there are the remarkably rare and giving people like Peg DiBenedetto, Winifred Zubin and Jed Porter, formerly of Margaretville. More...

Margaretville man was killed in Huckleberry Brook crash

Margaretville — A Margaretville man was killed in a one-vehicle crash that occured either late on January 1 or early in the morning on January 2.  Pronounced dead at the scene was Rion Gavette, age 32. More...

Community Service

WELCOME — Ulster County Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum congratulates his son, Kevin, who was welcomed as new member of the Shandaken Town Board this week following his election in November. More...

On Board

NEW YEAR — Supervisor Bud Gladstone, and board members Dale Cole, Ritchie Gabriel and Shayne Moshier (from left) are pictured at the annual Town of Andes reorganizational meeting on January 2. More...

VOLUNTEER VOICES

The Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary has taken on a whole new level of visibility since moving its popular thrift shop to the Bussy Building on Main Street in Margaretville. More...

Lost & Found

HAPPY ENDING — Billy Fiedler, left, was among hundreds of volunteers who searched for lost hiker Wayne Lamicela who was lost in the woods for four days. More...

Agricultural experts bring research, best practices, recent trends to Delhi

Delhi — Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County, in partnership with the Watershed Agricultural Council, will be hosting the fifteenth annual Catskill Regional Agriculture Conference on Thursday, January 11 from 10 a.m. More...

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