Medication Take Back Day is Great Success



Deputy Michael Schmidt deposits narcotic medications into a large container under the watchful eye of Kristin McConnell. The drugs were incinerated on Saturday evening. Thousands of unwanted medications have been safely disposed of thanks to the effo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Purple Heart Communities Encouraged in Putnam



Supervisor Maureen Fleming joins Neil Gross and Eugene Lang at the ceremony. There was both positive and somber news in Kent last week for the Town Board. Kent became Putnam’s second Purple Heart community, even as they were reminded of the hig… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Fire Department Seeking to Boost Their Ranks



Brewster firefighters Jeff Bergstrom, Don Goodwin and Albert Jacobs check out equipment on an engine last week. Putnam County is a community of first responders—both paid and volunteer—yet in a region where many people spend hours commuti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Travail work especially of a painful or laborious nature : toil a physical or mental exertion or piece of work : task, effort ; agony, torment … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  The Carmel Boy Scouts held their regular meeting on Wednesday evening with twelve members of the Troop and two visitors present. The meeting opened with the Sinawa and Flying Eagle Patrols in drill formation and saluting the flag. Rev. W. S. M… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Thousand Flags to Remember Veterans



Top: On a sunny and chilly morning, three six year olds do their part at the Milltown Rural Cemetery. The boys include: William Mattson, Cooper Carlyle and Cody Martine. Above: A group of women led by Mary Bodor (center) remember Putnam’s falle… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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