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NEW YORK STATE — The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is accepting applications for sponsored pheasant hunts. These hunts are free, non-competitive events coordinated by a … more
The call went out: come hear the news. The residents clustered around a wagon, on which stood the visitor—a town crier, bringing word from the Continental Congress, who unrolled a long scroll and began to read. more
It’s hard to believe that summer is already upon us, especially for those of you who are new to the region and thought that winter would never end. On the flip side, spring was particularly … more
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HONESDALE, PA — It seems April is the month for having difficult but necessary conversations. A couple of weeks ago, the Wayne County Commissioners heard from the county’s Victim … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Last Tuesday, Gov. Tom Wolf renewed his emergency disaster declaration for the opioid crisis for a 13th time. This extends the opioid epidemic’s emergency status until … more
MONTICELLO, NY — In a press release issued at 12:39 p.m. on Saturday, November 21, Meagan K. Galligan declared victory in the race for Sullivan County District Attorney. “I have come … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — “There’s been another home fuel oil spill in Cochecton,” said code enforcement officer Greg Semenetz at the November 11 meeting of the Cochecton Town … more
Stumped for gifts this year? Lifestyle expert and interior designer Alessandra Maria Iavarone has suggestions. “This is an exciting question,” said Iavarone, who is also the owner … more
Wayne County restaurant catches fire MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP, PA — A structure fire at The Red Schoolhouse restaurant located on Bethany Turnpike was reported around 2 p.m. last Sunday. No … more
I recently turned 66 years old and I am starting over. That feels like an opening gambit to a discussion of golf, travel or the hours to be spent with brushes and oils, but that’s not where … more
COVID-19 cases rising in Sullivan SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY— The number of COVID-19 cases and subsequent number of Sullivan County residents in quarantine or isolation have been on the rise … more
CALLICOON, NY — Francis O’Shea looks at the grassland and trees in Callicoon and sees a “small and mighty park.” It’s 42 acres of former campground along the Delaware … more
After World War II, the United Nations created the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) for the advancement of certain freedoms considered fundamental to all people. Eleanor Roosevelt chaired … more
NARROWSBURG, NY — “Always dance with the one who brung you.”  In this case, wildlife biologist Kevin Clarke’s colloquial version of an old adage has nothing to do with … more
I have always loved fall. In our corner of the world, it is absolutely beautiful. When I see brightly colored leaves on mountain trees against a blue sky, I feel invigorated. I feel that Mother … more
On Aug. 6 at 8:20 p.m., the Rock Hill Fire Department requested DEC assistance to search for two hikers in the Neversink Unique Area. Forest Ranger Franke responded, arriving on scene at 9 p.m. more
HONESDALE, PA — Due to flooding from tropical storm Isaias, Mayor Sarah Canfield declared a disaster emergency in Honesdale Borough at around 4 p.m. on August 4. In addition to the previous … more
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