Catskill Mountain News, the River, local journalism
The Catskill Mountain News was published in Margaretville from 1902 until January 2020.Source: NYS Historic Newspapers

Death of a Newspaper

The closure of the Catskill Mountain News is the latest blow to local journalism in rural New York.

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The River Serves the Hudson Valley Community!

Local Stories. Democracy in action.

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Local Death Highlights Difficulty of Tracking COVID-19 Cases

Critic and curator Maurice Berger was the first person to die of the coronavirus in Columbia County. Why wasn't he counted in the county's statistics?

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Coronavirus Updates: Schools Close Two More Weeks, Non-Essential Construction Halted

All the news and announcements from New York State and Hudson Valley and Catskills counties from Friday, March 27.