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Middleburgh flooding

Forces of Nature

by The Staff December 30, 2011

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On Aug. 28, Tropical Storm Irene soaked upstate New York with record rainfall, causing extensive flooding and damage across a wide swath of the state including the Catskills, Schoharie County, the Adirondacks and the immediate ...

Fighting Back the Waters

by Travis Durfee September 8, 2011


  The call went out over the scanners around 2 PM Monday afternoon. The dam broke. The Gilboa Dam is the Schoharie Valley's bogeyman. The dam controls the flow into the Schoharie Creek of the Schoharie Reservoir, one ...