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The Leader-Herald
Royal Mountain wraps up Monster Energy Supercross seasonJohnstown's Casey Battisti posted a pair of victories Wednesday, topping the po
Royal Mountain wraps up Monster Energy Supercross season
The Leader-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Johnstown's Casey Battisti posted a pair of victories Wednesday, topping the podium in the 122-250 amateur and 122-open amateur divisions. Phil Manchester, of Johnstown, took home top honors in the 122-250 expert competition and was fifth in the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Robert E. Green, 84, of Fonda, passed away peacefully on August 23, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospit
Robert E. Green
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
, 84, of Fonda, passed away peacefully on August 23, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born June 19, 1931, in Fort Plain, he was one of 15 children to the late George H. and Nellie May Ward Green. Robert... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Family TraditionOn Saturday, more than 100 people packed into the intersection of School and Ma
Family Tradition
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
On Saturday, more than 100 people packed into the intersection of School and Main streets to watch the parade for the 39th Annual Bannertown Fair. The event, put on by the Mayfield Fireman's Association, allowed families to come out for a day of fun... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Flood projects get fundsAccording to a news release, the state is awarding the funds for NY Rising Comm
Flood projects get funds
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
According to a news release, the state is awarding the funds for NY Rising Community Reconstruction Plan projects in response to 2013 Mohawk River flooding. The Department of State, in consultation with DEC, led the planning efforts for NY Rising... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Battisti leads local riders at RoyalJohnstown's Casey Battisti led the local riders by capturing victories in the 1
Battisti leads local riders at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Johnstown's Casey Battisti led the local riders by capturing victories in the 122-250 amateur and 122-open amateur classes. Fort Plain's Brody Zelezny won the 122-250 expert division, while Jordan Miller won the mini quad 51-90cc pro... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Grants secured for librariesThe state's Public Library Construction Grant Program will award $72,697 to the
Grants secured for libraries
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The state's Public Library Construction Grant Program will award $72,697 to the Amsterdam Free Library and $98,562 to the Fort Plain Library. The funding for the Amsterdam Free Library will pay for the replacement of the facility's aging roof. The... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Kenneth G. DillenbeckMr. of Nelliston, born in 1939, passed away peacefully on August 14, 2015, at
Kenneth G. Dillenbeck
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Mr. of Nelliston, born in 1939, passed away peacefully on August 14, 2015, at Bassett Healthcare in Cooperstown, NY. He lived on East Main Street. The family is grateful for the care offered by Dr. Bruce A. Kramer, nurses, and... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
William Brezovsky, 66, of Johnstown, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at Albany Medical Center. Bo
William Brezovsky
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
, 66, of Johnstown, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at Albany Medical Center. Born in Gloversville, he was the son of Matthew S. and Celestina Rovazzina Brezovsky. A graduate of Johnstown HS 1966, he was a member of the marching band,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Five area riders post wins at RoyalFive area riders won their respective class. Johnstown's Maxx Miller won the 5
Five area riders post wins at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Five area riders won their respective class. Johnstown's Maxx Miller won the 50cc pee wee junior 4- to 6-year-old class, Gloversville's Shane Graham won the 12-inch pit bike class and Mayfield's Jordan Miller won the mini quad 51-90cc production... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
WAC to see several changes this fallThe addition of Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons and Bishop Maginn has led to a realig
WAC to see several changes this fall
The Leader-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The addition of Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons and Bishop Maginn has led to a realignment in the WAC divisions. Both teams have been added to the South Division of the WAC. In volleyball, that puts six teams in the North - Galway, Mayfield, Fort Plain,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fonda to raze buildingDuring Monday's village board meeting, Mayor Bill Peeler said the transfer of t
Fonda to raze building
The Leader-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
During Monday's village board meeting, Mayor Bill Peeler said the transfer of the property at 30 W. Main St. from the county to the village has been completed. The property, located next to the Frothingham Free Library, would be torn down due to... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Several area riders post wins at RoyalFonda's Carter Petersen, Mayfield's Jordan Miller, Broadalbin's Andrew Hughes,
Several area riders post wins at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Fonda's Carter Petersen, Mayfield's Jordan Miller, Broadalbin's Andrew Hughes, Johnstown's Pete Buanno II, Mayfield's B.J. Smith, Broadalbin's Colby Watras, Northville's Eric Junquera and Amsterdam's Matthew Hirschfeld all posted victories. Petersen... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Microburst with 100-mph winds downed trees in Mohawk ValleyFORT PLAIN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a microburst of strai
Microburst with 100-mph winds downed trees in Mohawk Valley
Lake Placid News / Posted 24 days ago
FORT PLAIN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a microburst of straight-line winds up to 100 mph took down trees and power lines in the Mohawk Valley. The Daily Gazette of Schenectady reports (http://bit.ly/1E7GBPC ) the winds ripped... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Microburst with 100-mph winds downed trees in Mohawk ValleyFORT PLAIN, N.Y. (AP) - The National Weather Service says a microburst of strai
Microburst with 100-mph winds downed trees in Mohawk Valley
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 24 days ago
FORT PLAIN, N.Y. (AP) - The National Weather Service says a microburst of straight-line winds up to 100 mph took down trees and power lines in the Mohawk Valley. The Daily Gazette of Schenectady reports (http://bit.ly/1E7GBPC ) the winds ripped... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Storm topples trees, power linesThe storms also caused minor street flooding. Jeffery Smith, Montgomery County
Storm topples trees, power lines
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
The storms also caused minor street flooding. Jeffery Smith, Montgomery County emergency management director, said about 3,000 people in Fort Plain and Nelliston lost power after about 10 minutes of thunderstorms in the western part of the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Failing pitches DiamondDawgs past MohawksThe Fort Plain native responded with a stellar performance, striking out 10, wh
Failing pitches DiamondDawgs past Mohawks
The Leader-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
The Fort Plain native responded with a stellar performance, striking out 10, while scattering 10 hits to help deal the Mohawks their first shut out of the season, 5-0, on Sunday night at Veteran's Memorial Field. "The last time I pitched here I... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Paul W. Luft, 73, of the town of Mohawk, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 30, 2015, su
Paul W. Luft
The Leader-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
, 73, of the town of Mohawk, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 30, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. Born October 25, 1941, in Fort Plain, he was a son of the late Edward and Alberta Sparks Luft. Paul was a lifelong resident of... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Champions crownedBroadalbin-Perth won the Sacandaga Summer Volleyball League title Wednesday at
Champions crowned
The Leader-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Broadalbin-Perth won the Sacandaga Summer Volleyball League title Wednesday at Fulton-Montgomery Community College in Johnstown. B-P defeated Fonda-Fultonville in the finals 25-18, 25-12. In the semifinals, Broadalbin-Perth topped Notre Dame-Bishop... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Area riders post wins at RoyalJohnstown's Casey Battisti picked up wins in two different classes, winning the
Area riders post wins at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Johnstown's Casey Battisti picked up wins in two different classes, winning the 122-250 amateur and 122-open amateur classes. Fort Plain's Brody Zelezny, Mayfield's Jordan Miller, Johnstown's Brent Gray, Gloversville's Shane Graham, Johnstown's... Read more

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