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Obituary: Captain John Francis Hoague-Rivette

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Captain John Francis Hoague-Rivette, 11, of Whitehall, passed away on October 23, 2019, after a months-long battle with brain cancer. John Francis was truly a special boy whose life and perseverance touched many people across the U.S. in recent months. His incredible spirit as he faced his harrowing battle brought together the community of Whitehall […]

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Obituary: Donald Alfred Arquette

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Whitehall-Donald Alfred Arquette. 78, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the Elderwood of Ticonderoga, after a long battle with dementia. Donald was born on July 2, 1941 in Whitehall, NY, the youngest of four children born to Alfred and Lila (LaMountain) Arquette. Don worked at Binches Lace Mill, then Imperial-Hercules-Ciba Geigy until […]

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Obituary: Beatrice Gordon

Beatrice Gordon, a former resident of Whitehall, died on August 11, 2019, after a brief illness. She is pre-deceased by her husband Clifford Gordon as well as several sisters and brothers. She is survived by her three daughters: Christine, Brenda and Marcia (all of Massachusetts), one sister Anne St. Germaine (of Plattsburgh), and one brother […]

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Obituary: Deborah Hurley Hayward

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Whitehall-Deborah Hurley Hayward, 65, passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2019 after a brief illness.  Born on December 31, 1953 in Glens Falls Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Raymond Hurley and Marion French. She is predeceased by her daughter Stacey Belden, great grandson Camryn Hart and nephew Joe Paddock. She enjoyed spending […]

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Obituary: Veronica Battease

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Whitehall-Veronica Battease, 93, currently residing at Washington Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, was taken into the arms of the Lord on August 28, 2019, surrounded by her family. Born on January 2, 1926, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Frederick Austin and Alberta Wills, and was raised by her Aunt and Uncle […]

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Obituary: Fenton J. Sabo

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Fenton J. Sabo, age 96, died August 24, 2019 at the Slate Valley Rehabilitation Center. He was born on September 10, 1922 in Whitehall, NY. He served in the United States Army during WWII. Fenton graduated from St. Lawrence University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jacob […]

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Obituary: Henry F. Gurney

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WHITEHALL – Henry F. Gurney, 94, of Whitehall, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Slate Valley Nursing  Home in Granville on August 22, 2019. Henry was born on March 24, 1925 in Whitehall, son of Henry G. and Agnes O’Neil Gurney.  His father and stepmother, Sarah Hoy Gurney, raised him from age 5. Henry graduated from […]

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Obituary: Lorraine D. Westerman

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Whitehall, N.Y. – Lorraine D. Westerman, 57, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness. Lorraine was born on December 26, 1961 in Glens Falls, N.Y., the daughter of the late Clifton F. and Cora M. (Pelkey) Howard. She was employed for the Washington County Sheriff’s Department […]

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Obituary: Marion “Tuki” Gallagher

Whitehall-Marion “Tuki” Gallagher 93, passed away peacefully at the Slate Valley Center in Granville. Born in Whitehall on September 27, 1925 she is the daughter of the late George and Lillian (Wilson) Gallagher. In her early years Tuki was employed at the Troy Shirt Makers Guild in Whitehall, she then became employed in many different […]

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Obituary: Shirley Ann Forth

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Queensbury/Whitehall- Shirley Ann Forth 76, passed away on July 20, 2019 after a long illness in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family. Shirley Ann was born on November 10, 1942 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of late William and Anita Gandron Stewart. After graduating from Whitehall high school class of 1960, […]

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Obituary: James Kelly

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Wells, VT –  James Kelly (Jim), 76 years of age, of Wells, VT; passed away Friday January 17, 2020 in […]

Obituary: Robert Joseph Pekar Sr

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Robert Joseph Pekar Sr., 82 of  Bonita Springs, Fl. passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at JoAnne’s House in Bonita […]

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Ferguson retracts apology

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By Matthew Saari Two weeks after issuing a formal, public apology to town clerk Marcinda Wilbur, Dresden supervisor Paul Ferguson […]

Granville man awarded $4.8 million

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By PJ Ferguson   David Gibson of Granville has been awarded more than $4.8 million for the 2015 drunk-driving crash […]

Village’s goal: Reopen Williams Street

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By PJ Ferguson Progress is finally being made towards repairing the damaged canal wall and re-opening North Williams Street. Albeit […]

Town grilled by residents over bank purchase

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By Matthew Saari The interrogation of local officials which began at a Granville Village Board last Monday continued on Thursday […]

Martin Luther King Jr. events in the region

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Martin Luther King Jr. events Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrates the birthday of this influential American civil rights leader. […]

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