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Sheriff’s Department Presence to Remain Stationed in Nelsonville

A strong police presence will remain on the western side of the county for years to come following the Putnam Legislature’s approval of a lease renewal authorization with the Village of Nelsonville, allowing for the Sheriff’s Department to continue u… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

A voice is missing


Putnam’s 9-1-1 Dispatchers were recognized by County Executive MaryEllen Odell last week. – Eric Gross.One of the saddest moments for the 9-1-1 Center came a year ago this week when Dispatcher Robert Shannon lost his battle with COVID-19. The 1989 gr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR FIRST RESPONDERS.


9-1-1 Dispatcher Heather Fox, awaited a call last week. Fox was recognized as Dispatcher of the Year by the Association of Public Safety Communication Officials (APCO) in 2019. These people are strangers to you. They are the strangers you call whe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

PUZZLES, PUZZLES, PUZZLES!

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NEWS BRIEFS


Charles Hustis Sentenced to 5 years in Federal Prison Former Cold Spring Village Trustee and mayoral candidate Charles Hustis will be spending the next five years in a federal penitentiary after being sentenced in U.S. District Court White Plains … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two ShopRite Employees Become Cheerios Celebrities


Above and below, Mahone and Wilson unveiled a facsimile box of Cheerios containing their photos.A pair of ShopRite of Carmel associates is all smiles these days after being pictured on specially designed boxes of Cheerios. Anna Mahone of Lake Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Another COVID Casualty:

Men Who Cook Postponed

Above, Robert Ravallo and the late Greg Amato were two of the mainstays of the Patterson Rotary’s Men Who Cook fundraiser. Due to the pandemic, the event has again been cancelled for the year. Photo by Eric Gross.One of Putnam’s most successful and b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More Scenes from Sunday’s Ceremony Honoring Robert Shannon

 Upper left, Father Simon recited a prayer at Sunday’s memorial ceremony as Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair and Deputy Commissioner Robert Lipton bowed their heads. Above, Shannon’s 9-1-1 partner for many years was Bob Ridpath who r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Losing The Garrison Golf Course is a Tough Blow


It’s like losing a piece of your soul. The Garrison Golf Course has always had a special place in the hearts and minds of Putnam County residents as the sister course to nearby Highlands Country Club just two miles away. Really, it was a point … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Streets to Be Lined with Banners of Vets


Above, members of the committee including Carmel Councilwoman Suzi McDonough, Lynne Mongon, Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt, Gail Silke, Marie Barry, Kent Councilwoman Jaime McGlasson and Kent Highway Superintendent Richard Othmer gathered at Corne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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