2009-04-09 / Front Page
The Courier Returns
After brush with bankruptcy, Putnam's oldest newspaper is revived
The Putnam County Courier is back! Last Friday, Roger Ailes, a prominent Putnam County entrepreneur, completed the purchase of the Taconic Press from the bankrupt Journal Register. Ailes said his prime concern was to resurrect the Courier immediately. He is not focusing on the other weeklies at this time. Mr.