Town watched by Cathrine Skene

She came to America with her husband.

Together, they settled down in a town which was named after the husband and built a luxurious castle.

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Town looks to cut salaries

The Whitehall town board is looking to cut wherever it can.

Board members discussed several cost-cutting measures at the Oct. 20 town budget meeting, including cutting the pay of the town clerk and town highway superintendent.

“If we make the town clerk a part-time salary position, I think that there is a chance for reduction here,” said town councilman David Waters. “The main thing that she does while she is here is sell dump tickets, and she could be in the office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and work from her home the rest of the week.”

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Town Gas, Own Fuel

Members of the Whitehall town highway department have been filling their gas tanks with town fuel, according to an investigation compiled by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department.

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Clerk inquiry ongoing

The investigation into the former Whitehall town clerk is ongoing, according to the village police department…

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New chief soon?

The villages of Whitehall and Granville met again in August to discuss the possibilities of having one police chief over the two law enforcement departments…

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Whitehall Reacts to Town Clerk Scandal

Vernon Scribner says it is up to the board to make sure it does not happen again. The New York State Comptroller’s report found key deficiencies in monitoring the town clerk’s office, allowing former clerk Janet Jillson to divert over $92,000 in town funds…

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