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Sunday In The Park

DAY IN THE PARK — There was a nice turnout for the Andes Rhythm & Food Festival at Ballantine Park on Sunday. The event supported the work of the Andes Library. More...

Students head back to school next week

Many new faces on local faculties as new year starts

Summer vacation officially ends next week when area schools open for the 2018-19 academic year. Margaretville Opening day at Margaretville Central School (MCS) will be Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 8:10 a.m. More...

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Sports

The College Golf Course at Delhi

In addition to offering some of the finest golf in the Catskills, The College Golf Course at Delhi features other top-notch amenities such as its pro shop and café.  More...

TEE TIME: Regional Golf Roundup

It was an exciting week at Meadows Golf Course in Margaretville as owner Russ Matson reported another turn of events at the top of its league standings as the Hulls retake first place with a 14.5 point win while second place team Mike Bartfeld and Bi More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Clifton O’Connor

Clifton H. O’Connor, 94 passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 at Mountainside Residential Care Center peacefully with his daughter at his side. More...

Charles Messmer

Charles E. Messmer, age 84, a resident of Margaretville, New York passed away at Mountainside Care Center on Saturday August 25, 2018.  He was born in Brooklyn, New York on July 14, 1934, the son of Joseph and Ada (Angus) Messmer. More...

Breaking News - 8/30/2018 9:31 AM

Bovina Farm Day is SUNDAY  Free Access 

Farm, families, food and fun.....

By Eddie Donoghue  More...

Eminent domain plans dropped to obtain site for county’s DPW

Search underway to locate new parcel for highway facilities

The Bishop property in Hamden is off the table as a potential site for the county’s Department of Public Works (DPW) facility as the Delaware County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution that rescinds a previous motion to enact eminent domain to p More...

Flood protection tops Margaretville agenda

CWC’s support will play key role for flood mitigation

It was a busy night when the Margaretville Village Board met to discuss flood protection funding from the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC), New York Rising updates, as well as news that one of its board members will resign next month.  More...

Barn Doors Were Open

WELCOME — Fifty-five farms across Schoharie, Otsego, and Delaware Counties invited visitors to discover their brand of farming on Saturday, Aug. More...

News

Help kids kick cancer by giving blood with the Red Cross

(August 27, 2018) – During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support kids, teens and young adults battling cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions.  More...

Making A Difference

From the airwaves to the tennis courts to Main Street in Fleischmanns, Mark Birman continues to make his impact on the community in a way that is both challenging and rewarding.  More...

Walter Keller recalled as a loving taskmaster

Local restaurateur left lasting legacy

Walter Keller died last week. Readers who know his name know a piece of community history went with him. Readers who don’t know his name missed a special person and a special time in this community.  More...

Events

Fire Tower Lighting planned for night of Saturday, Sept. 1

The Forest Fire Lookout Association invites everyone to find a place with a view of your favorite fire tower for the fifth annual Lighting of the Fire Towers Event on Saturday night, Sept. 1. More...

Bidders can land fish at BAM auction Aug. 31

Margaretville — The Business Association of Margaretville (BAM) will host a Something Fishy Auction as part of its First Friday event on August 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. on Main Street. More...

Twilight on the Rails fun at D&U Sept. 1

Arkville — Labor Day weekend excitement in the Catskills will include a family-friendly Twilight on the Rails scenic train ride on the Delaware and Ulster Railroad (D&U) on Saturday, Sept. More...

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