Herkimer County Newswire

Herkimer County Newswire

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  1. Children's Soccer Kick winners announced for 2015 Herkimer County FairRead the original story

    Tuesday | WKTV

    The rules of the game: "The kids have to control the soccer ball around a series of cones and then kick the ball into the net from the last cone. They are scored based on how many cones they go around...and how well they kick the ball into the net.

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  2. Fort Dayton Excavation Hits Water - Archaeology in Central New York [VIDEO, PHOTOS]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Lite 98.7

    ... as ' what didn't people throw down the well?' A question that doesn't appear to have any limits. In 2002 Herkimer County Historical Society hosted an archaeological excavation in search of evidence of Fort Dayton and uncovered several artifacts from ...

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  3. Giving back to our veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Evening Sun

    ... for veteran drivers' licenses. The new law was inspired in part by a constituent of mine, Roger Surman of Herkimer County, who contacted me following a meeting of the local American Legion and requested a standardized veterans insignia be included ...

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  4. Keeler Show Notes for Monday, August 24th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... is a divorce lawyer weighing in on all those who've been exposed in the Ashley Madison data release. Plus, Herkimer County Sheriff candidate Dan Reardon calls in. Keeler is into a new translation app on his phone. Plus, summer is winding down. That ...

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  5. Sicilia - MarchevRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    April Sicilia, the daughter of Joe Sicilia and Kathy McClary of Glenville and Debbie Sicilia and Rick Steele of Oppenheim, was united in marriage to Cassidy Marchev, the son of John and Terry Marchev and Robin Mott and Bub Crist, all of Springfield Center, Otsego County, at 3 p.m. July 25. The maid of honor was Kayla Gray of Little Falls, Herkimer County. The bridesmaids were Erin Perkins of Holmes, Dutchess County, Crystal Christman of Oppenheim, Samantha Johnson of Johnstown and Jen Hurley of Stratford.

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  6. Governor Cuomo's full 31-point-plan advances the Mohawk Valley RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WKTV

    ... and another 350 in the subsequent five years. More information is available The New York Power Authority and Herkimer County Community College will create a $1 million joint training program that will share resources and curriculum between NYPA's ...

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  7. Herkimer County Flood Recovery MoneyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | WKTV

    $10,600 Frankfort Replace a collapsed pipe and rehabilitate access road to the Village's drinking water holding tank. $514,000 Newport Poland Rehabilitate and fill the washout, build an access road, fill the erosion area, install an erosion blanket and fence, and replace compromised drinking water transmission line.

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  8. Cherry Creek to observe 200th anniversary Aug. 29Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Observer

    ... for his service from July 13 through Aug. 24, 1812, he was paid the sum of $17.50. At that time, he lived in Herkimer County, then moved to Onondaga County. He would continue west to Chautauqua County in 1815. The information goes on to state, "He ...

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  9. North Country Economic Development Fund Awards Loans to Herkimer County HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Electric Energy Online

    The North Country Economic Development Fund board has approved a $300,000 loan to Pohl's North Woods Inn in Old Forge that will allow for the creation of 17 jobs and the reopening of the hotel next summer. The fund is administered by the New York Power Authority and the Development Authority of the North Country , with Empire State Development and North Country Alliance representatives also serving on the NCEDF board.

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  10. Herkimer County Fair Event ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Lite 98.7

    ... New York . I've been missing out on the Great New York State Fair for years. The last time I went to the Herkimer County Fair, I was a little boy. In fact, it was at the 1983 fair that I tried fried dough for the first time. I try to make it myself ...

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  11. MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    For the past 50 years, the Fulmont Community Action Agency has dedicated itself to helping area families through tough times. The agency was incorporated in December 1965 with a $150,000 grant from the federal government.

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  12. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WTEN-TV Albany

    The National Weather Service in Albany has issued Severe Thunderstorm Warning or Southern Herkimer County in Eastern New York and Northwestern Fulton County In Eastern New York until 6:00 p.m

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  13. Missing teen reported by Herkimer County Department of Social ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WKTV

    ... she is trying to return to the Herkimer, Mohawk and Ilion area. If anyone has information, please contact Herkimer County Department of Social Services, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 315-867-1543. If calling after hours, please call ...

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  14. Energy groups wary of NYSERDA proposal to allow utilities to own wind and solar farmsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Albany Times Union

    ... and also owns a company called Iberdrola Renewables LLC that owns the 74 megawatt Hardscrabble Wind Farm in Herkimer County and part of the 321-megawatt Maple Ridge Wind Farm in Lewis County. And as part of its overhaul of the state's energy ...

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  15. Utica College hires a new head women's soccer coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WKTV

    ... highly recommended and has worked with some great coaches in the past. Having played at a high level at both Herkimer County Community College and SUNY Geneseo, she understands the commitment it takes to be a successful student-athlete. We are ...

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  16. Energy groups rally against utility ownership of large wind and solar projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Albany Times Union

    ... and also owns a company called Iberdrola Renewables LLC that owns the 74 megawatt Hardscrabble Wind Farm in Herkimer County and part of the 321 megawatt Maple Ridge Wind Farm in Lewis County. NYSERDA currently supports large scale renewable energy ...

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  17. TV report: DEC probes bear attack in Herkimer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Albany Times Union

    The television station says there is no word on the nature of the injuries inflicted during the attack which occurred on Emmonsburg Road.

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  18. Safe Act or not, gun maker hiring again in Upstate New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Post-Standard

    Remington Arms is hiring again at a Herkimer County factory some thought was doomed after passage of New York's Safe Act gun-control law and the company's announcement that it would build a big new plant in gun-friendly Alabama. Remington's website says the company is hiring in Ilion for general assemblers and machine operators.

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  19. Assessor remembered by city, countyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... was appointed by the Common Council as city assessor in January 2013, replacing Daniel Maxwell of Newport, Herkimer County, after a long career in the private sector and in municipal government. After Parker became ill, the council on June 23 ...

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  20. Double Rainbow In Herkimer County - Is There A Magical Meaning?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Lite 98.7

    Mother Nature gave us 2 opportunities for the 'pot of gold' after the thunderstorms moved through. This isn't the first time I've seen a double rainbow in Herkimer County.

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