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Beating the storms NY Rising final plan is outlined
Expansion of services, creek wall restorations, and bridge replacements are among critical projects outlined in Montgomery County's New York Rising Resiliency Plan.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Objection filed for sheriff's race
An objection has been filed on more than 700 signatures for a Montgomery County sheriff candidate's petition for the November election.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Cheers and jeers
To a remarkable woman. Barbara Spraker, who died Monday at age 89, had great love for her family and country.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
A lot of pride, preparation go into the 4-H show ring
On the second day of the Fonda Fair, children from the Montgomery County 4-H program were busy in the cow palace.
Storm cleanup continues in Canajoharie and Palatine Bridge
At 7:25 a.m. Friday, a Canajoharie DPW crew clears a fallen tree from Old Sharon Road while Canajoharie Police Chief Bryan MacFadden directs traffic.
Montgomery County winery benefitting from tourism grant
Ever since the Hummingbird Hills Winery bought a sign advertising what it is and where it is located, business has begun to pick up, co-owner Kimm Schick said.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Left At The Gate
Casino Odds and Ends, Aug 27
Even as he was winning generous tax breaks from Sullivan County for the proposed casino at the Concord, Mohegan Sun CEO Mitchell Etess once again warned that an Orange County casino would spell doom for the project.
Albany Times Union
Drug, vehicle charges in Amsterdam stop
Montgomery County sheriff's deputies said they charged a Schenectady man with drug possession and driving with a suspended license.
Counties net park plans
Fulton County and the Montgomery County Industrial Development Agency last week received nearly $100,000 in low professional proposals to do preliminary work at the proposed regional business park site.
Montgomery County loses one of its champions
Barbara V. Spraker -- a household name in Canajoharie thanks to her tireless, lifelong efforts to promote and preserve the village and town that she loved and called home -- passed away Monday.
Rensselaer casino interests seeking support from Montgomery County
Three weeks after losing a bid for a proposed casino off Thruway Exit 27, the Montgomery County Legislature may consider putting its support behind another casino project being proposed in the capital region.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Boundaries trip up plans
The governments of Fulton and Montgomery counties want to build a regional business park, but they need the town of Mohawk and the city of Johnstown to agree to a tax revenue-sharing agreement first.
Health-care experts blame smoking and obesity for higher rates of certain cancers in Fulton and Montgomery counties compared to the state averages.
Service to the community leads to prestigious award
Dozens of community leaders and guests made their way to the garden on Monday evening to celebrate the 94th annual Women's Equality Day and honor the 2014 Equality Award recipient at an event hosted by the Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Condtions improving in Montgomery County
The state of emergency that had been in effect for Montgomery County when flooding hit last week has been lifted.
The disqualification of Montgomery County's application for a casino gaming license is unquestionably a devastating blow to our area.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
The recent suicide of actor Robin Williams has some health officials concerned about possible copy-cat suicides, but the death also is raising awareness about suicide prevention.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
From Farm to Fair
This year, attendees at the 173rd Fonda Fair will be able to get a closer look at where their food comes from than ever before.
Albany Times Union
Road reopens in Montgomery County
Officials in Montgomery County say state Route 163 in the town of Minden is back open and passable by all traffic.
Clarksville's L.E.A.P. Organization Plans Youth Excursion to New York City
L.E.A.P. organization is planning their next youth excursion to see the bright lights and big city of New York.