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Obituary: Ruth A. Beckett

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Ruth A. Beckett, 93, went to be with the Lord on May 21, 2020. She is survived by a daughter, Joan Fiorino, two sons, Frank Fiorino & Tom Fiorino, and many Nieces, Nephews, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Ruth and her first husband owned and operated Busty’s Market in Whitehall, NY. In their spare time they loved watching their […]

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Obituary: Thomas A. Chaplin

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Whitehall- Thomas A. Chaplin, 82, formerly of Saunders St, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, at the Slate Valley Center in Granville following a short illness. Born February 2, 1938, in Dresden he was the son of the late Ira and Marion (Neddo) Chaplin. Thomas married Glenda Olson on August 17, 1968 in Glens Falls […]

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Obituary: Katherine “Kitty” Matte

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Katherine “Kitty” Matte, 93, of Whitehall, New York, passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, May 21,  2020 She was born Katherine Elizabeth Kovalosky on September 25, 1926 on Maple Hill Farm, Clark Hollow Road, East Poultney, Vermont, She was the daughter of Jacob Kovalosky of Warsaw, Poland and […]

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Obituary: Leonore “Lee, Chet” Marie Leonbruno

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Leonore “Lee, Chet” Marie Leonbruno June 15, 1933 + April 30, 2020 Leonore fought the good fight, she finished her course, and kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for her a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give her at that day; and not only to her, but unto […]

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Obituary: Olive Ann (Hildreth) Belden

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Olive Ann (Hildreth) Belden went into the arms of the Lord on May 6, 2020 at the Glens Falls Center, a victim of Covid 19 virus. Olive was born on August 15, 1929 in Whitehall, New York the daughter of Albert and Elizabeth Hildreth, one of twelve children. Olive married Robert William Belden June 26, […]

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Obituary: William “Bill” J. Rathbun

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North Granville-William “Bill” J. Rathbun passed away at Rutland Regional Hospital late Saturday, May 2, 2020.  Bill was born in North Granville, NY on September 19, 1936.  He was the son of Arthur and Ruth (Juckett) Rathbun, both of North Granville, NY. Bill was a graduate of the Granville school system as well as a […]

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Obituary: Randy Lee Balch

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Whitehall- Randy Lee Balch, 66, of County Route 21, passed away on Monday April 27, 2020, at his home following a brief illness with cancer. Randy was born on August 17, 1953, the son of the late Francis N. Balch and Joyce (Valondry) Balch. He was a graduate of the Whitehall High School, Class of […]

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Obituary: David W. Knight

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David W. Knight, a retired machine tool engineer who grew up in Huletts Landing and graduated from Whitehall High School, died in hospice Friday, April 24, at his home in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. He was 94. The cause was complications from dementia. Mr. Knight is survived by his wife, Marian Knight, née Newton; son and […]

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Obituary: Jack H. LaRock, Jr.

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Whitehall -Jack H. LaRock, Jr. 45, went unexpectedly into the arms of the Lord on April 6, 2020. Jack was born July 7, 1974, the son of Jack and Mary LaRock.  Jack is predeceased by his father and his sister Patricia A. LaRock. Jack was a beloved companion to his girlfriend of 25 years, Evelyn […]

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Obituary: Maxine R. St. Claire

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    Whitehall- Maxine R. St. Claire, a devout catholic, loving wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, passed through the gates of Heaven on Thursday, April 2, 2020.  She was a devoted mother and friend to all whose lives she touched. Born at home in Chilson, NY on December 29, 1932 she was the daughter […]

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Supervisors change county budget officer

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By PJ Ferguson This morning’s special Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting was wrapped in under 10 minutes, however, with […]

Obituary: Gladys M. Monger

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West Pawlet, VT – Gladys Monger, 90 years old, passed away on May 25, 2020. She was born in Granville, […]

Obituary: Ruth A. Beckett

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Ruth A. Beckett, 93, went to be with the Lord on May 21, 2020. She is survived by a daughter, Joan […]

State budget shortfalls will have minimal impact on village, town

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By Matthew Saari While public schools across the state sweat and ponder how much state money they will receive for […]

Canal to open – but not here, Lock 12 shut down till August

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By PJ Ferguson The New York State Canal Corporation is targeting to open all locks along the Champlain Canal on […]

Boat memorial restored

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By PJ Ferguson Members of American Legion Post 83 helped to rebuild the boat memorial that stands on the corner […]

Tax deadline extended for village residents

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By Matthew Saari Residents of the village of Granville will have an additional three weeks to submit their annual property […]

Village OK sought for power line; hearing on June 16

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By PJ Ferguson   A new project could bring in excess of $200,000 in additional property taxes per year to […]

Amanda Peet plays housewife turned murderer

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By Barb Oates One of the most important things about a divorce is learning to pick your battles. For Betty […]

Ask Matt: Why is ‘celebrity’ so overused in show titles?

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By Matt Roush Question: It’s tiring to see the use of “star” and “celebrity” in show titles. I clicked on […]

Obituary: Amy R. Phipps

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Amy R. Phipps 73, passed away at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield Illinois on Tuesday April 28, 2020. Amy was […]

Obituary: James Eli McKeighan

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Rupert-James Eli McKeighan, 89, of Rupert, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020 at the Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington. […]

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