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  1. GAVAC/SAVAC significantly increases local presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Courier Standard

    GAVAC/SAVAC has been designated the first emergency responder in the villages of Canajoharie and Fort Plain, and presentations have been made in the towns of Minden, Palatine and the village of Nelliston requesting the same consideration.

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  2. Roads getting financial helpRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Courier Standard

    State Sen. Cecilia Tkaczyk announced Monday that municipalities in Montgomery County will receive more than $4.2 million for local highway, road and bridge repair projects.

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  3. Minden Town Court receives $30,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Courier Standard

    The Minden Town Court was recently issued a $30,000 Judicial Court Assistance Program grant, which will fund necessary improvements and upgrades in the court, one of the busiest in Montgomery County. 2 comments

  4. Looking Back - 03/13/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Basketball Benefit: Hoopsters from the 109th Tactical Airlift Group in Schenectady will play the Over the Hill Gang from Fort Plain at the FPCS Elementary School gymnasium Friday night, April 13, 1973, for the benefit of the Fort Plain Junior Football team, with funds to be used to purchase new uniforms and equipment.

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  5. Ossenfort delivers State of the CountyRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Early Friday morning, Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort delivered the first State of the County address since the new government started in January.

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  6. County puts its weight behind casino ideaRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Kelly said he is not against improving the county's economy, but wants to take a closer look at the impact a casino could have.

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  7. Residents speak against idea - Florida council on board with casino land proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Courier Standard

    After listening to more than a dozen local people voice both their concerns and hopes for a proposed casino in the town of Florida Monday night, the town council approved a resolution supporting its construction.

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  8. Council gets behind casino planRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Though prior to the meeting, some aldermen expressed concerns in bringing a casino to the area, they said they put the resolution up because they were asked to by state officials.

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  9. Insurance contract - County taking steps to prepare for legal battleRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Courier Standard

    The threat of a lawsuit has Montgomery County officials lining up funds in case they have to hire outside counsel.

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  10. Nine charged in welfare fraud stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Courier Standard

    The arrests were made by the department's Welfare Fraud Investigative Unit under the direction of supervising investigator Michael J. Villa, in conjunction with the district attorney's office, the sheriff's office and the Amsterdam Police Department.

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  11. No slowing down -- Stop DWI efforts across the countyRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Montgomery County saw one fatality relating to drinking and driving in 2012 and one in 2013, but Jeffery Smith, director of Montgomery County Emergency Services, says even one is too many.

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  12. Officials seeking casino supportRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Ken Rose, CEO of the Montgomery County Business Development Center, said he has been working on the initiative behind the scenes, and is to the point that in order to continue to engage the players, and keep them interested, his office needs to demonstrate local support through passage of local laws or resolutions.

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  13. Fulton-Montgomery Chamber honors businessesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Courier Standard

    On Friday evening, The Fulton-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce honored eight businesses for their contributions, hard work and commitment to their communities at its inaugural Celebration & Cocktail Party.

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  14. Grand jury hands out indictments in drug casesRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | Courier Standard

    An Amsterdam man who reportedly opened mail containing heroin in front of his parole officer in November was indicted by a Montgomery County grand jury Thursday.

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  15. Tkaczyk speaks to veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Joshua Thomas Fort Plain Central School Board Member and Vietnam Veteran Louis "Rusty" Capece, standing, implores fellow veterans to attend a Jan. 8 FPCS board meeting wherein the board will vote to extend tax cuts to veterans.

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  16. Fulmont looking to fill board positionRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | Courier Standard

    The Fulmont Community Action Agency Inc. has one vacancy on its board of directors to represent the consumer sector in the eastern portion of Montgomery County.

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  17. A history of The RecorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2014 | Courier Standard

    Photo courtesy Montgomery County Department of History and Archives This is a microfilm scan of the June 19, 1833, edition of the Mohawk Gazette, a newspaper published in Amsterdam by Josiah A. Noonan.

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  18. Donations help replace the donations that were stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2014 | Courier Standard

    When the Montgomery County SPCA was burglarized this past summer, story time regulars at the Amsterdam Free Library started filling a collection jug to help them out.

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  19. Work to dissolve health insurance trust continuingRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Courier Standard

    Operations of Montgomery County's Health Insurance Trust with the city of Amsterdam are winding down, but work to continue its dissolution may spill into the new year, officials said.

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  20. Economic development projects awarded state fundingRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Courier Standard

    In rattling off the major economic development projects awarded state funding Wednesday, it took Amsterdam Mayor Ann Thane a second to put her finger on the last.

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