Deputy Steve Kanuk to Retire: NY’s First SRO to Hang Up His Badge



Deputy Steven Kanuk will be retiring in two weeks as SRO at the Henry Wells Middle School. Steven Kanuk set the mark for others to follow. Deputy Kanuk, New York State’s first School Resource Officer (SRO), will be retiring at the end of the month af… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Mahopac Falls Crash



A 19-year-old Mahopac Falls motorcyclist was seriously injured Sunday when his Yamaha went out of control on Bullet Hole Road in Mahopac Falls, crossed into the oncoming lane and slammed head-on into a Honda sedan. Daniel Liggio suffered severe leg … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Somers Crash Injures Three



Three Mahopac teenagers were seriously injured last week in a two-vehicle crash in Somers. State Police said the crash took place Thursday at 2:15 p.m. when a GMC pick-up operated by John Condon of Mahopac collided with a Subaru sedan driven by Jose… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Former Kent drug dealer charged in heroin-related deaths



A former Kent Cliffs man who recently moved to Beekman in Dutchess County was one of two people charged with causing the deaths of three young adults from heroin overdoses. A federal indictment unsealed Thursday in U.S. District Court White Plains a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Accidental drowning is cause of death of Mahopac teen

Updated with new info

Jenna Nolan, the 14-year-old Mahopac Middle School student who drowned last Friday in Lake Mahopac, died from what a medical examiner concluded as “accidental drowning.” Carmel Police Chief Michael Cazzari announced the findings late Monday aft… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney & Partner Wed in Cold Spring

Service draws many dignitaries

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney and Randy Florke as they prepared to depart for the reception, after their wedding in Cold Spring on Saturday. Photo Provided. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney and Randy Gene Florke were married Saturday evening at the Church of St… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire damages Brewster residence

Fireplace ashes said to be cause

Brewster FD Chief William Rieg (left) attaches a large hose to one of his department’s engines used as a water source. Photos/Eric Gross A Sunday afternoon blaze heavily damaged a two-story residence on Marvin Avenue near Michael Neuner Drive in Brew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bank robbed in Carmel

Suspect eludes police dragnet

A brazen robber walked into the Putnam Plaza branch of the Putnam County National Bank minutes before closing Monday, announced a stick up and fled with an undetermined amount of money.Despite a dragnet set up around the shopping center off Route 6 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hayworth Wins in Putnam Independence Primary



Former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth has gained impetus in her efforts to recoup her seat lost two years ago to Representative Sean Patrick Maloney by defeating the incumbent in Tuesday’s Independence Primary. The New York State Board of Elections repo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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