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  1. Cat feces at center of ex-legislator's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A former Albany County legislator was arrested Sunday morning and charged with dumping cat feces on the property of a Selkirk resident. Shafer was charged with criminal tampering in the third degree, a misdemeanor.

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  2. Albany memorial growing for boy killed in crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Albany Times Union

    ... er, Jim Kelly , was described as a veteran driver who previously ran his own waste-hauling company in the Ravena and Selkirk areas, said Yasemin Ipek , manager of the Delmar company.

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  3. Albany memorial growing for boy killed in crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Albany Times Union

    ... ver, Jim Kelly, was described as a veteran driver who previously ran his own waste-hauling company in the Ravena and Selkirk areas, said Yasemin Ipek, manager of the Delmar company.

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  4. Ulster woman, 21, hit by freight train, hospitalized in critical condition Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Medical Center with critical injuries. Cruise said the 5,858-foot-long train was traveling from Newark, N.J., to Selkirk in Albany County. It was hauling 57 rail cars, carrying brand-new vehicles. Cruise said an investigation is continuing in ...

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  5. Area wrestlers ready for postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The area's five high school wrestling teams will open the postseason today when they compete in their respective class tournament. Johnstown will travel to Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk to compete in the Section II Class CC Tournament, while Fonda-Fultonville and Canajoharie-Fort Plain will travel to Coxsackie-Athens to take part in the Section II Class C Tournament.

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  6. Bay Ridge: Burrowing into Bay RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... according to the impact statement. The Hudson rail crossing closest to New York City is 140 miles to the north Selkirk, N.Y. The reliance on surface transport is clogging the region's roads, contributing to pollution, and causing undue wear on ...

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  7. Gloversville swims past Ravena, 97-75Read the original story

    Friday Jan 30 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Gloversville won seven of 12 events to post a 97-75 win over Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk in a boys swim meet Friday at Gloversville Middle School. Nick Herrlett broke the school record in the 1-meter diving competition for the Sea Dragons, posting a 293.85 to eclipse the previous mark of 286.30 set by Joshua Morey, who is the Gloversville diving coach.

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  8. Bay Ridge: Tunnel vision: Cross-harbor freight plan raises traffic frightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... from the mainland to Long Island requires freight trains to cross the Hudson River 140 miles upstate of the city in Selkirk, New York - promoting shipping companies to use trucks to get goods to and from the country's most populous island. But big ...

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  9. 1/25/15: Today's Tips: SundayRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... Burana" with select singers from four high schools in the region - Albany, Shaker, Guilderland and Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk. 3pm. $23; $13 seniors; $8 students. COMEDY/FUNDRAISER : Bow-Wow Comedy @ the Comedy Works , Albany. 4 & 7pm. $30. UPDATE : ...

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  10. Photos: Winter Festival in GraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Allie Leonard, 4, of Selkirk slides into bowling pins and hits a strike at snow bowling during the 30th annual Winter Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Grafton Lakes State Park in Grafton, N.Y. The event also featured ice fishing, hockey, hikes, games for kids and a polar plunge. Ryan Phelan, 6, of Poestenkill, right, tries to catch his cousin Madelyn Charron, 5, left, in a snowshoe race during the 30th annual Winter Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Grafton Lakes State Park in Grafton, N.Y. Volunteer Susan Stiner, center, judged the race.

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  11. Sideswiped trains derail at Selkirk yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Gazette

    Two trains derailed this evening at the Selkirk Yard in Albany County after they sideswiped one another.

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  12. Despite fast start, Lady Braves fall to VoorheesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Recorder

    ... a two-game win streak for the Lady Braves, who will be back in action on the road Friday against Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk -- when Tom Nethaway hopes the mistakes of Tuesday night will be out of his team's system. "They've got to get after it," he ...

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  13. Ups, downs of oil's fallRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... 2.6-megawatt solar farm built in 2013 on Route 32 near the Owens Corning insulation plant Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Selkirk, N.Y. (Michael P. Farrell/Times Union) Field of solar panels in the 2.6-megawatt solar farm built in 2013 on Route 32 near ...

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  14. Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirka s $30M planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Voters in the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk school district have a big choice Tuesday: Whether to approve a nearly $30 million capital project to improve its four schools, fields and transportation center.

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  15. Jan. 15 Bethlehem talk focuses on Gov. Martin GlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... rom the Cedar Hill Schoolhouse. The meeting and lecture will be held at the Cedar Hill Schoolhouse, 1003 River Road, Selkirk. This event is free and open to the public. Visit our website at BethelehemHistorical.org.

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  16. Sabic Innovative Plastics adding Noryl PPO capacity in Selkirk, N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Plastics News

    Sabic Innovative Plastics plans to add production capacity for polymers related to its Noryl polyphenylene oxide. The company requested modifications to its Selkirk, N.Y., facility permit to allow it Don't worry, it's painless.

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  17. Defect found in city rail inspec...Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Observer

    ... Besides Dunkirk, inspectors found problems at the Buffalo-Frontier Rail Yard, the Mainline Track from Schenectady to Selkirk and the Mainline Track in the northern part of the state. Tank cars were also inspected. In Albany, of the 308 crude oil ...

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  18. Defect found in city rail inspectionRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Observer

    ... Besides Dunkirk, inspectors found problems at the Buffalo-Frontier Rail Yard, the Mainline Track from Schenectady to Selkirk and the Mainline Track in the northern part of the state. Tank cars were also inspected. In Albany, of the 308 crude oil ...

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  19. Numerous Safety Defects Found During NY's Crude Oil Rail InspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WVNY

    ... inspectors examined approximately 15 miles of track and three switches along the CSX mainline from Schenectady to Selkirk. The inspectors found one critical switch gauge defect that required a speed reduction. The inspectors also found four ...

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  20. Pittsfield intersection to be rebuilt as part of bridge project over CSX tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... that the DOT is fixing across the state so that the rail company can run double-stack rail cars from its base in Selkirk, N.Y. to Worcester. The old bridge was only 15 inches lower than the height that CSX required for its new freight cars. Bianchi ...

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