School Safety on Minds of Legislators


Putnam lawmakers are concerned about the safety of the county’s 14,000 school children, and, at last Tuesday’s meeting of the Putnam Legislature, unanimously called on the state to fund a school resource officer (SRO) for every elementary and seconda… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Water District Meeting for Carmel Residents

Residents of Carmel Water District #2 are encouraged to attend a Town Board meeting on Wednesday, April 25, to voice their opinion on future plans to upgrade the water district. Carmel Water District #2, which includes most of the Hamlet of Carmel, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deer Kills In Putnam Decline


The number of deer taken in Putnam County declined last year despite a five percent increase statewide. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reported last week that hunters registered the killing of 626 deer last year countywid… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff’s Canine ‘Duncan’ Now Patrolling In Heaven


A highly decorated police canine that patrolled Putnam County for years with his handler has passed away. K9 Duncan was 10 years old. For eight of those years, the German shepherd, assigned to Deputy Vincent Dalo, was involved in scores of narcotics … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2 Charged in Heroin Death of Teacher From Carmel


Two men who reportedly supplied a cocktail of deadly drugs to a highly respected New York City school teacher residing in Carmel, who died last Nov. 30 after injecting himself with a lethal dose of heroin in a bathroom at the public school where he t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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