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Monday, June 18, 2018

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Tri-Valley celebrates triumphs

GRAHAMSVILLE - The Tri-Valley Central School community has gained a reputation for giving solid support to their athletic teams.
Almost every coach in the Tri-Valley athletic department gave special praise and thanks to those that come out and ...
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Congressman Faso to worried dairy farmers: ‘I will help you'

By Kathy Daley - reporter/photographer

John Faso, a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, strategizes on the farm issue at Town Hall in Jeffersonville on June 11.
JEFFERSONVILLE - At a special meeting this week at Town of Callicoon offices in Jeffersonville, U.S. Congressman John J. Faso (R-Kinderhook) pledged to assist a group of Sullivan County dairy farmers who remain in danger of losing their livelihoods.
“I realize this is an emotional and distressing situation,” said Faso. “This is not just your livelihood but a way of life.”
The government official told the farmers gathered on Monday that he would personally contact their current milk processor and then move on to speaking to other milk plants from the list of local farmer Linda Kays.
In late May, the farms were notified by Marcus Inc. of Connecticut that, after 30 years of doing business, the firm could no longer find a market for their milk. With a cut-off date of June 30, the ...
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County tax auction postponed

By Isabel Braverman and Matt Shortall

MONTICELLO — In a moment of relief for two Sullivan County residents, Legislators unanimously agreed last week to reschedule the county's 2018 Real Estate Tax Foreclosure Auction to August 29, 2018. The deadline for repurchasing foreclosed ... read more


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Creamery coming to SUNY Sullivan

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

LOCH SHELDRAKE — Two new businesses will soon be applying for the Start-Up NY program and are using SUNY Sullivan as their sponsor.
The Board of Trustees approved the resolution to let SUNY Sullivan sponsor the Catskill Creamery in order to create a facility on 18 acres of the college campus on ...
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What is going on at Lost Lake?

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer/photographer
The lights are on at the Information Center at the Lost Lakes Resorts as it awaits the outcome of the appeal from their waiver request from the Public Service Commission before they can move forward with Phase I of the Lost Lakes Resort in Forestburgh.

FORESTBURGH - What is happening at Lost Lake? This was the question on the minds of the Forestburgh Town Board at their most recent meeting.
“We have people who have purchased lots and want building permits,” said Town Supervisor Dan Hogue Jr., ...
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