Herkimer County Historical Society planning new exhibit

By Donna Thompson The Herkimer County Historical Society’s Suiter building on North Main Street in Herkimer needs a new major exhibit, according to Executive Director Cassandra Castle. The society’s last long-term...


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Steven A. Quackenbush 1955 – 2023

Mr. Steven A. Quackenbush, age 67, of 425 N. Bellinger St., Herkimer, passed away Friday afternoon, Feb. 3, 2023, at MVHS, New Hartford Campus, with the love and support of his wife, by his side. He was born on March 3, 1955, in...

Welfare Fraud Unit makes arrest

The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, assisted by the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, recently arrested the following individual for various Welfare Fraud charges. Brandy Dygert age 37, of...

The issue of invasive species

Recently I have noticed an increase in attention being brought to the issue of invasive species. As someone who spends quite a bit of time hiking and camping in our beautiful Adirondack Park, I am glad to see the issue being...