Power line work to begin in Dresden

Transmission Developers Inc. is getting started on the Champlain Hudson Power Express line that will run through the town of Dresden. Town supervisor Paul Ferguson informed the Dresden Town Board…

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Studios fire displaces 28 residents

A structure fire at the Whitehall Studios apartment complex at around 8:30 a.m. displaced 28 residents on Nov. 3. Assistant Whitehall fire chief Steve Brock was the first officer on…

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Dresden considers reopening town hall

By Duncan Campbell Four members of the Dresden Town Board discussed the gradual reopening of town and county buildings during a relatively short monthly meeting Monday night. The group met…

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County beaches’ opening delayed
Lake Lauderdale Beach in the town of Jackson.

County beaches’ opening delayed

By PJ Ferguson The Washington County beaches will remain closed until June 13, per recommendation of buildings and grounds superintendent Matt Jones. “As a resident I’d like to see them…

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Ferguson retracts apology

By Matthew Saari Two weeks after issuing a formal, public apology to town clerk Marcinda Wilbur, Dresden supervisor Paul Ferguson retracted that statement. The retraction came as the board was…

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Dresden budget approved after heated hearing

By Matthew Saari Dresden’s 2019 budget was approved 3-0 on Saturday but only after a very heated public hearing and 20-minute recess. Supervisor Paul Ferguson opened the hearing by providing…

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