Highway dept. buying new truck

Whitehall highway superintendent Louie Pratt approached the Town Board at their May meeting in regard to the retirement of their 2009 dump truck and discussed the replacement of the 12-year-old…

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Flat Iron parking lot has curb issues

Whitehall’s Flat Iron parking lot is coming close to competition but has had some unforeseen issues arise. During the May meeting of the Village Board, Fire Chief Brian Brooks approached…

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Lavender farm opens in June

Lavenlair Farm’s Diane and Dave Allen are gearing up for a relaunch of their 80-acre lavender farm this summer. The couple is excited to be back in business with the…

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Eagan: ‘Honeymoon is over’

Whitehall native Julie Eagan has been getting acclimated to her new office as mayor, after being sworn in on April 5, and she said “I’ve hit the ground running” as…

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Brooks asks for worker’s insurance change
Members of the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company pose for a picture with Jim Brooks at the fire house.

Brooks asks for worker’s insurance change

Whitehall Volunteer Fire Department Chief Brian Brooks Sr. is asking Washington County to change its workers’ compensation insurance company, Benetech Inc., because, he said, a state review showed that “87…

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Fishing derby at South Bay June 19-21

Whitehall’s Mattison’s Sport Shop will be putting on their third Lake Champlain International Father’s Day Fishing Derby for community members. Vicky Mattison is excited for the event to be held…

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Regents exam optional this year

With the amount of rapid adaptation students have been put through this past year, the State of New York decided in March to cancel the Regents exam graduation requirement for…

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COVID-safe Memorial Day parade planned

The Whitehall Village Board approved Legion Post 83 Commander’s Mike Rocque’s proposal to move forward with the return of the annual Memorial Day parade, which he said would be organized…

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