Tag Archives: York State Police

‘Silent Night’ for New Year’s

Although it was the holiday traditionally known for over indulgence with alcohol and the difficulties that come with such activity, New Year’s Eve could not be called a busy night locally, police said. Christmas might be what people think of when they hear the phrase “silent night,” but law enforcement officials across the region report […]

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Snowstorm hits region

Dropping an estimated 8-12 inches of snow locally and whipping the flakes around with gusting winds as high as 30 mph, the blizzard of 2010 caused whiteout conditions for those commuting to work Monday morning before the storm wound down around midday. Initially forecasted to miss the area entirely, the first Nor’easter of the 2010-2011 […]

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Drivers Reminded to use caution as Winter season nears

A look back at the most recent motor vehicle crashes in the area shows one consistent cause: failure to drive in response to the current conditions. When a surprise storm recently delivered freezing precipitation instead of the anticipated rain many area motorists were caught short before putting on snow tires. Several others are now staring […]

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Fugitive caught

Escaped stalker arrested A former Granville resident jailed in Washington state in 2008 for stalking has been sent to jail locally in Washington County after escaping from custody on the West Coast.

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Hit-hit-hit-hit-and-run accident

A driver who allegedly refused to stop despite a number of crashes in Hebron on Aug. 25 was later arrested for driving while intoxicated.

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‘Visine woman’ arrested

Misdemeanor for prankster  A Wells, Vt., woman has been arrested in connection with a 2008 incident in which she was accused of putting Visine into the drink of a co-worker who later died.

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Donald H. Quick

Donald H. Quick, age 73, passed away surrounded by his loved ones at his family home on May 26, 2009, after a courageous fight with pancreatic cancer. Don was born on Oct. 20, 1935, in Richmond Hill, N.Y. He was predeceased by his parents Harry and Harriet (Rothenhausen) Quick. Don graduated from Smithtown High School, […]

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Drive through at Big Apple

  Susan Gould and the staff at the Big Apple Diner had just said farewell to a customer and were going about their business in the kitchen area.  

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Mystery? Did visine kill local woman?

Police probe possible prank-related death Eye drops cannot possibly be responsible for the 2008 death of a Fort Ann woman, a Granville attorney said Friday. 

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Keeping TraCS of Granville wrongdoers

New in-car computer system a useful tool and a timesaver for village PD 

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]