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  1. Churchill: False allegations only sap our sympathyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Maj. William Keeler talks to reporters on Saturday, July 23, about the Rachael Lynn Mattice investigation. The Johnstown woman is accused of making up a story about her abduction this summer in the town of Wells area. (Wendy Liberatore / Times ...

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  2. Shania Twain Fan Accused of Faking Her Own KidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... assaulted her. He bound and blindfolded her before dropping her off within two blocks of her parents' house in Johnstown, New York, she said. Police soon released a sketch of the suspect. But in a news conference last Saturday, police announced her ...

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  3. Gloversville couple builds a CSA from small home gardenRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Gazette

    By Daniel Fitzsimmons Gazette Reporter Gloversville residents Dale and Barbara West want to make a connection. They already attend the New Covenant Community Church and operate a Christian bookstore in nearby Johnstown, but something's missing.

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  4. Dive team worthwhileRead the original story

    Sunday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... rther at Monday's Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee meeting at 10 a.m. at the County Office Building in Johnstown. Interested parties may want to attend this meeting.

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  5. Racheal Mattice ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lite 98.7

    The 24-year-old Johnstown, NY woman who was the subject of a two-week search back in June has been charged with reporting a false abduction. State Police say Rachael Mattice made up the story about being abducted by a bearded man.

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  6. Gloversville Common Councils votes to hire Robert Subik as extra legal councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The city has entered into an agreement with the former city attorney to assist current City Attorney Michael Poulin with the City Court caseload. The Common Council voted Monday at City Hall to contract with attorney Robert M. Subik of Johnstown.

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  7. Brothers donate land to Caroga ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... will be an economic, cultural and educational boon to the area. Rick Ruby of Ruby & Quiri furniture store in Johnstown is president of the collective's board and heavily involved in cleaning up the property. The concerts include a lot of string ...

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  8. Marilyn D. FelthousenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... worked at a local hospital as a registered nurse. On November 8, 1952, Marilyn married Ken Felthousen and moved to Johnstown to start their family and enjoyed 63 happy years together. In the early 1970s, Ken and Marilyn acquired Danker Florist in ...

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  9. Pokemon Go is latest Craze in JohnstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... has changed her behavior. The Leader-Herald/Bill Trojan Morgan Fisher of Broadalbin crosses West Main Street in Johnstown as she plays Pokemon Go near the Fulton County Courthouse on Wednesday. The courthouse is a designated Pokestop. The ...

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  10. Cops: Rachael Mattice lied about her abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Johnstown resident Rachael Mattice, 24, who told police she was abducted and held against her will for two weeks, has been arrested by New York State Police in Mayfield on a third-degree misdemeanor charge of falsely reporting the incident, State Police Major William Keeler said during a news conference Saturday. Keeler led the conference, saying area residents can have "peace of mind" knowing the case is closed with Mattice's arrest.

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  11. Woman accused of faking abduction weeks after Shania Twain called for help finding herRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Post-Standard

    ... Mattice's arrest Saturday morning at the Troop G headquarters in Latham. Mattice left her parents' home in Johnstown on June 22 and headed to her family's camp in the Adirondacks. Two days later, after Mattice fell out of touch, her father drove to ...

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  12. New York woman charged with fabricating story of abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | New York Daily News

    ... hunting down around 400 leads, authorities said. Her family held public vigils while she was gone and rallied her Johnstown, N.Y., community to pray for her return, ABC 10 reported. She turned up at her mother's home on July 6 and told authorities a ...

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  13. Cheers and jeersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... it can be dangerous for those who pay little attention to where they are going. Some people have gotten hurt. The Johnstown Police Department circulated a warning about the game to help players stay safe. A press release from the police says ...

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  14. Iron man, Iron woman: Siblings to compete in 3rd Lake Placid triathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... drive to compete stems from their cousins Randy and Ryan Rath participating in triathlons. Weiderman, who lives in Johnstown and works as a therapist for family counseling, did her first race in 2009. "I said, 'my sister's doing it, my two cousins ...

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  15. Jaynette R. GageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Jaynette R. Gage, 88, of County Highway 102, town of Johnstown, NY, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 18, 2016, at the Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville with her family at her side. Born March 24, 1928, in Gloversville, New York, she was the daughter of the late Jay and Rose Sleezer Lehman.

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  16. Greater Johnstown School District searches for new superintendentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Greater Johnstown School District has begun its search for a new superintendent, but unsure how far the search will take it. Board of Education President Scott Miller said Tuesday the school system is assessing its search to replace retiring Superintendent Robert DeLilli.

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  17. Jean M. ServissRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... 1926, in Gloversville, the daughter of Bruno and Dorothy Abbott Salomon. She worked at the former Yankee Trader in Johnstown and Wendy's Gift Shop in Mayfield. She also worked as a bookkeeper for her husband at his Mobil service station in ...

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  18. Low membership forces Johnstown American Legion Post 472 to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Johnstown American Legion Post 472 Adjutant Kevin Quinn stared out into an empty room Wednesday night, wondering if anyone would show for the group's final meeting at the Holy Trinity Parish Center. The city branch of the American Legion, a patriotic veterans organization chartered by Congress in 1919, has shut down for good as membership fell to about 20. Johnstown American Legion Post 472 Adjutant Kevin Quinn, center, conducts the group's final meeting Wednesday night at the Holy Trinity Parish Center.

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  19. Fulton County Planning Board endorses Ephratah zoning ordindanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... on." Mraz said Ephratah would be the sixth town in Fulton County to have zoning. Perth, Northampton, Mayfield, Johnstown and Caroga already have ordinances. The proposed draft has four main zoning districts. There would be residential, commercial ...

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  20. EPA to clean up spill at former ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... spilled by vandals at the closed Carville Leather building, shown at left. Photo by Bill Trojan/The Leader-Herald Johnstown City Engineer Christopher Vose informs the Common Council about a chemical spill at the former Carville National Leather ...

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