March 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Skiers cheer

The storm that dumped more than 30 inches of snow in the Catskills last week was in some respects, a good-news, bad-news joke for the region. For those without electricity and the related phone, television and internet services, frustrations mounted. More...

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Sports

SK loses Section IV Class D Final

South Kortright’s run in the Section IV Class D boys’ basketball championships hit a major roadblock Saturday night in the form of a powerful, well balanced, seasoned team from Newfield. More...

World record fly fisher to address Trout Unlimited

In less than a month, anglers will take to the streams for the 2018 fishing season and Catskills Trout Tales will inaugurate a two-month series of special events throughout the region. More...

Lady Rams lose in semi’s

The 2017-18 basketball season came to an end last week Wednesday night for the South Kortright Lady Rams when they lost to the Southern Cayuga Lady Chiefs, 46-36, in the semi-final round of the Section IV post-season basketball tournament at SUNY One More...

Events

Delaware County filmmakers premiere heroin documentary

Delhi - SMACKED! Heroin Addiction & Recovery in Rural America, a three-part, feature length documentary film, will premier Sunday, March 11 at 4 p.m., at the historic Walton Theatre. More...

Helfand takes helm at West Kortright Center

East Meredith - Amy Helfand will take the reins of the West Kortright Centre this month according to an announcement from the nonprofit arts and community center in East Meredith. More...

That's Entertainment

Thursday, Mar. 8   The Fairview Public Library on Walnut Street in Margaretville hosts a Preschool Story Time at 11:30 a.m. Children accompanied by an adult enjoy not only reading, but singing and crafts. For more information call 845.586.3791. More...

It’s Snow Laughing Matter!

Area hard hit by late winter storm

Treacherous roads, falling tress and wide-spread power outages made life miserable for residents, visitors and business owners in the News readership area from early Friday morning until Tuesday morning. More...

Rowe’s resignation announced at county meeting

The resignation of longtime Hancock Supervisor Sam Rowe took many in the room by surprise at the most recent meeting of the Delaware County Board of Supervisors on Feb 28.  More...

News

AG Council seeks contractors

Walton - The Watershed Agricultural Council (WAC) is inviting interested contractors to an informational meeting on Tuesday, March 20, to discuss the expansion of the Agricultural Program project implementation.  More...

Correction

The Central Catskills Trail Association fireworks mentioned last week were at BobCat Ski Center not the Andes Hotel as indicated. We regret the error in the photo caption.   More...

3RD ANNUAL SEED SWAP

Phoenicia - The Phoenicia Library and Shandaken Community Gardens will be holding their third annual seed swap on Saturday March 17 from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. The event will be held at the Phoenicia Public Library, Main St. Phoenicia, NY. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Grace Vredenburgh

Grace M. Vredenburgh, 98, of Chenango Forks, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at her daughter’s residence, in Greene, and with family by her side. More...

Marie Gladstone

Marie Gladstone of Andes passed away peacefully at Mountainside Residential Care Center, March 1 2018 with her family at her side. She was born in Delhi, October 20, 1929, the daughter of Herbert and Edith (Russell) Graham. More...

Elizabeth Hickox Sova

Elizabeth Hickox Sova, age 60, passed away peacefully and surrounded by loved ones on February 28, 2018. Elizabeth was born on May 21, 1957 in Quantico, Virginia. More...

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