Firemen upset over worker’s comp denial
Members of the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company pose for a picture with Jim Brooks at the fire house.

Firemen upset over worker’s comp denial

A worker’s compensation claim denial has some members of the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company raising concerns over their future as volunteer firefighters. The claim in question is that of James…

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Vaccine available now for many
Granville supervisor Matt Hicks

Vaccine available now for many

Granville town supervisor Matt Hicks and Roger Wickes, Washington County attorney and public information officer for public health, were excited to inform NYVT Media of the readily available status of…

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Sheriff’s office presents reform plan
Photo courtesy of washingtoncounty.gov Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy.

Sheriff’s office presents reform plan

The majority of the Washington County Public Safety Committee meeting consisted of Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy walking the public watching via YouTube live stream and Zoom through the Sheriff Office’s…

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Vaccine arrives in Washington County

Washington County’s general public received its first installment of the COVID-19 vaccine from the New York State government this weekend. Granville Town Supervisor Matt Hicks said 800 vaccines were distributed…

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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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Low-cost loans offered to flood victims

Low-interest loans are available for homeowners and businesses alike who were affected by the flooding that took place at the end of August in Whitehall and surrounding communities. Essex, Rensselaer,…

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Rec Center eyes Christmas event

Town recreation leader Julie Eagan spoke to the Whitehall Town Board at its meeting on Oct. 21 about Christmas at the Rec Center this year. She acknowledged that this year…

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Canal wall work suspended

By Jay Mullen Work being done on the canal wall on North Williams Street has been halted because of evidence found suggesting that the village of Whitehall does not own…

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