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Ulster Man Fires at Neighbors Barricades Himself Against Police

Apr 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Gardiner man on multiple charges after the man fired several rounds from a rifle at nearby residents and then barricaded himself inside his residence. Deputies and the New York State Police responded at approximately 9 PM to a complaint of shots fired in the area […]



Human Services Networking Fair in Ulster County April 10

Apr 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein along with Department of Social Services Commissioner Mike Iapoce announce the return of Ulster County’s Human Services Networking Fair.  The Fair will be held on Thursday, April 10th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  at the Andy Murphy Recreation Center located at 467 Broadway in the City of Kingston.  The […]



8 Charged in Ulster County Drug Sweep

Apr 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Members of the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of several persons subsequent to the ongoing narcotics enforcement operation known as OPERATION SPRING CLEANING. The following defendant’s have been arrested in the Towns of Shandaken, Ulster, Woodstock, Rochester, Wawarsing and the City of Kingston in recent days. 1. Shalimar Cason, 24, […]



April 3 Proclaimed Tracy Patterson Day in Ulster County

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein presented former Boxing World Champion Tracy Harris Patterson with a Proclamation, which proclaimed April 3, 2014 as Tracy Harris Patterson Day throughout Ulster County.  Tracy is a two-time Boxing World Champion and has held the WBC super bantamweight and IBF super featherweight titles during his boxing career.  He holds a […]



Congressman Gibson Backs Ulster County Resort Casino

Apr 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Congressman Chris Gibson (NY-19) today reiterated his support for bringing resort casinos to the Catskills region and called on the New York State Gaming Facility Location Board to follow the spirit of the Upstate New York Gaming Economic Development Act by placing the family resorts in the southern Catskills. “The legislative intent of the Act […]



Ulster County Woman Arrested For Assault and Weapons Charges

Mar 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Michaeline M. Zager, age 42, of the Town of Olive. Michaeline M. Zager has been charged with the felony assault in the second degree and the  misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the forth degree. Ulster County Sheriff’s Office received notification from […]



Ulster County Jury Compensates BB Gun Shooting Victim

Mar 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

An Ulster County Jury awarded a significant verdict in compensatory damages to a 21-year-old who was the victim in a shooting case. She was shot through the right eyelid with a BB gun when she was in her teens. The BB is permanently lodged behind the victim’s eye, adjacent to the optic nerve, and cannot […]



Ellenville Bust Yields Cash and Drugs

Mar 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (URGENT) report the arrest of two men subsequent to an extensive narcotics trafficking investigation. URGENT received intelligence in regard to Detrell Pittman, AKA “Dirty Bird” or “D”, selling cocaine, crack cocaine and marihuana from 11 Backman Avenue in the Village of Ellenville. Members of URGENT and […]



Ulster County Executive Hein Participates in Read Across America Day

Mar 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein engaged students in Leigh Weaver’s third grade class this past Monday by reading, Thomas Jefferson: Life Liberty, and the Pursuit of Everything, by Maria Kalman.  Read Across America Day is held in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday and coincided with Highland Elementary School’s annual Parents as Reading Partners Program, which […]



NY Sheriff’s Institute to Start Membership Drive in Ulster County

Mar 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute will begin its annual Honorary Membership drive in Ulster County according to Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum. The New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute was established in 1979. It is a not-for-profit corporation, tax exempt organization, and contributions to the Institute are tax deductible. While the Sheriff’s Office is […]