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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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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County beaches may not open this year
The beach at Huletts Landing.

County beaches may not open this year

By PJ Ferguson The Washington County Beach in Huletts Landing may be closed for the summer. County administrator Chris Debolt suggested the move, adding that not hiring park staff would…

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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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Dresden firemen seek more funds

By Matthew Saari The firemen in Dresden are seeking a budget increase – potentially the first in 15 years. Members of both the Dresden Volunteer Fire Company and Huletts Landing…

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