Dog’s Best Friend: SPCA Police Patrol Putnam


Ken Ross uses his special thermometer to read the interior temperature of a vehicle observed with a panting dog inside. Photo by Eric GrossTwo of Putnam’s most dedicated officers, Putnam Lake residents Ken Ross and his son Ken Ross Jr., can often be … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Nimham Pow Wow Attracts People From Across America


Ed Stevenson of Kent Cliffs attends the Pow Wow annually to celebrate his Native American heritage. More photos, p. 2. Photo by Eric Gross Native Americans, as well as those interested in learning about local history, filled the Putnam Veterans Me… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Woman Uninjured After Accidentally Driving Into Pool


A Subaru is removed from a pool at the Retreat Senior Housing Complex in Carmel. Photo by Wilfred Abe rnathyLast week, a 67-year-old Carmel woman accidentally hit the gas pedal instead of the brake on her car and wound up at the bottom of a pool at t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Oklahoma Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Sheriff Bob Langley


An Oklahoma man accused of assaulting Sheriff Bob Langley last spring has pleaded guilty to reduced charges and faces sentencing October 10. Putnam Chief Assistant District Attorney Chana Kraus reported last week that Brant Carter of Stillwater, Okla… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Opioid Abuse Still High In Putnam County; Narcan Use Increases


The numbers are stubbornly high and frightening: Last year twenty people died from opioid overdoses in the county, 12 of those from heroin. That’s almost exactly the same as 2016, with 21 total opioid deaths, 11 from heroin. The remainder come fro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Malachy McCourt Visits Arts On The Lake Friday Evening


Malachy McCourt will appear at Arts on the Lake Friday evening. Photo courtesy Ed DurkeeOne of the world’s greatest storytellers and authors, renowned Irish-American actor Malachy McCourt, will be in Putnam County Friday evening, celebrating life thr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dyckman’s Steps Up To Bat


We have all heard of “bats in the belfry,” bat-caves, and even Batman, but how about a bat in the newsroom? Upon entering my office last Thursday evening following a meeting at the Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services, I was greeted by a whoosh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Wine Connoisseurs to Converge for Festival


Wine enthusiasts enjoy last year’s Putnam Wine Fest. Photo by Eric GrossHundreds of wine enthusiasts are expected this weekend in Patterson for Putnam County’s 8th annual International Wine and Food Fest on the grounds of the Patterson Fire Departmen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Is That Sunset Coming Earlier?

Thru Aug 23-12:20-2:30pm) Thursdays, Thursdays in the Park. More info: pattersonlibrary.org or call 845-878- 6121 ext. 10 Thru Aug 24- Founders Exhibition at Front Street Gallery, Patterson. More info: frontstreetgallery.org Thru Aug 30- Amanda Lynne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Economic Revitalization Study Results Now Available Online

Not too long ago, Putnam County commissioned AKRF Inc. Environmental engineering company as well as Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress to conduct a planning and feasibility study with recommendations toward revitalization and improvements for 10 corr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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