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CHESTERTOWN | In the Town of Chester, two candidates are seeking a four-year term as town supervisor and three are looking to fill two town board seats. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Town of Chester Supervisor Craig Leggett gazed up at two banners — hanging side-by-side on a utility pole in Pottersville — depicting local veterans Harry Smith Jr. and his father Harry Smith. Read more

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TOWN OF CHESTER | The Chestertown Rotary Cub just entered a new era this summer, as the community-service organization elected Nan Williams as president and Debra Eves as vice president. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A man who has spent many hours of his retirement on charitable initiatives was named Rotarian of the Year recently by the Chestertown Rotary Club. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Candidates for town of Chester government positions will soon be sharing their qualifications, vision of the municipality’s future, and objectives, with the public. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County Undersheriff Shawn Lamouree has decided to discontinue his campaign for county sheriff, and take an executive position in private enterprise. Read more

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BRANT LAKE | The Adirondack Lakes Alliance has honored Town of Horicon Supervisor Matt Simpson for his half-dozen years of advocacy work towards protecting the environmental quality of lakes and rivers in the Adirondacks. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Roughly 170 years ago, the North Country was home to a railroad that had nothing to do with steam engines and depots. The Underground Railroad was a clandestine network of safe houses for runaway slaves heading to Canada and freedom. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A wellness center with workout facilities and fitness training — as well as counseling and other programs that encourage a healthy lifestyle — is soon to be established in the Chester Municipal Center. Read more

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THE TOWN OF CHESTER is holding a Public Informational Meeting regarding the Chestertown to Pottersville Linkage Plan on Tuesday December 11th Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Despite increased spending on several big-ticket expenses looming, the town of Chester’s 2019 tax levy increase is to be held at 2.44 percent, according to preliminary budget figures provided Oct. 27 by town Supervisor Craig Leggett. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester could be in line to get grant money related to the veterans memorial built in 2012 as a result of grant money being left over from other projects. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board said it would not honor a citizen’s request to suspend variance applications when it was determined the applicant was seeking to validate a prior infraction. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Although no official vote was taken, the Chester Town Board decided last week to create a position for a Loon Lake safety officer as opposed to hiring a constable to enforce the law. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board turned down a request from a citizen to allow muskrat trapping in a creek behind Town Hall. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | After considering several proposals that would break the tax cap the Chester Town Board voted to adopt a 2108 municipal budget that will remain under the cap. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Representatives from various firms were in Chestertown on Nov. 16 to test fire a new wood pellet burning boiler installed in the former coal room in the basement of Chester Town Hall. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | After discussing the pros and cons of supporting the North Warren EMS at a Nov. 8 budget meeting, supervisor Craig Leggett suggested cutting the $40,000 increase in half. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Incumbent Councilwoman Karen DuRose was elected to a fourth term on the Chester Town Board on Tuesday. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Four candidates are seeking two seats up for election on the Chester Town Board. Read more

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