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Trump wins locally

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By Krystle S. Morey Donald Trump won by a landslide in local communities. The next president of the U.S. accumulated 59,029,255 votes nationally, compared with Hillary Clinton’s 59,164,748 votes, and amassed well more than the 270 electoral college votes needed for victory. The margins in local communities clearly indicated he was the preferred candidate. Of […]

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Whitehall ‘came out flat’ in Super Bowl

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By Ryan Hayner After a lopsided loss to Cambridge in the regular season, Whitehall seized momentum early in the Section II Class D Super Bowl Saturday as it looked to defend its title. The Railroaders forced and recovered a fumble on the Indians’ first play from scrimmage. But success after that play was limited as […]

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Students predict nation’s president

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By Krystle S. Morey and Serena Kovalosky While Americans traveled to the polls Tuesday morning, local students were casting their votes in a mock election at local high schools.. Before the country knew who the next president would be, the students had predicted the outcome – Donald Trump. Just like the national ballots, the students were […]

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Mobile DMV extends schedule

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By Krystle S. Morey The state Department of Motor Vehicles has extended its mobile DMV schedule for Granville, Whitehall and other area communities. Instead of ceasing at the end of the year as originally planned, the mobile unit will travel to area communities including Whitehall and Granville through next spring. Julie Hunt, supervisor, said DMV […]

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Whitehall-Cambridge game ‘going to be physical’

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Two high school football powerhouses – Whitehall and Cambridge – will again battle on the gridiron Saturday afternoon with a sectional title at stake. The game, Section II’s Class D Super Bowl, will kick off at 1 p.m. at Schuylerville’s Black Horse Stadium. Cambridge, the number one seed, advanced to the title game with a […]

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November First Friday to bring art, cookies

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By Krystle S. Morey This month’s First Friday activities kick off in Granville tomorrow with art and music by local artists and ethnic cookies. Vermont artist Christo-pher Smith will showcase his art at the Pember Library and Museum. Smith, of West Rupert, has been an artist for more than 30 years. He specializes in oil […]

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Historic caboose refurbished

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The Delaware and Hudson Caboose No. 35843, displayed on the grounds of the Skenesborough Museum in Whitehall, received a facelift recently, thanks to the combined efforts of retired railroaders. The caboose was donated to the community by the Delaware and Hudson Railroad in the late 1960s. It was originally built in the 1920s and served […]

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Halloween events on tap around the region

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As the days get shorter, there’s a spine-tingling chill in the air. Everywhere you look, there’s a questionable-looking character. Halloween is almost here. There is certainly no shortage of paranormal activities this time of year, and if you have a taste for the creepy, the ghastly, the spooky, the superheroic or even the silly, there […]

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School board member resigns, new one sought

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By Catherine Tobin Whitehall Board of Education member Amy Austin has resigned with three years remaining on her term. She cited personal reasons for her exit. Board president Jeremy Putorti expressed his thanks for the time she served the community at a recent board meeting. School superintendent Patrick Dee also thanked Austin, saying: “Her drive, […]

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Local tracker helps hunters find ‘lost’ game

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By. Krystle S. Morey It’s tough work trudging through the woods, climbing over rocks and navigating swamps – try doing it while chasing a dog who’s sprinting to the end of his 30-foot leash, following a trail that you can’t see. This is a daily workout for Tim Nichols and his Bavarian Mountain Bloodhounds, Bruno […]

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‘Frozen in Granville’ celebration Friday

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By Donna Frischknecht and Krystle S. Morey Prep sled. Check. Get reindeer in shape. Check. Pack thermos of hot cocoa. […]

Water issues plague North Granville

Granville Highway Department workers Nick Loomis (left) and John Harney dug up a portion of Route 12A in Truthville Monday to fix a water leak.

By Krystle S. Morey As town officials await word on a $1 million grant request to upgrade the North Granville […]

Battle of the Bands marks 10 years

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By Krystle S. Morey This Saturday more than 20 bands, singers, dancers, and more talented acts will compete for the […]

School board appoints alum to vacant seat

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By Catherine L. Tobin The Whitehall School Board named Chris Dudley to fill the remaining six months on the term […]

Whitehall brings back holiday festivities

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By Donna Frischknecht In the 1966 Broadway musical “Mame,” actor Angela Lansbury belts out the song, “We Need a Little […]

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