City of the Hills: Feb. 28 – Mar. 1, 2019
Otsego County was buffeted with high winds gusting up to 65 mph from Sunday, Feb. 24, to the next day at 7 p.m.
Miraculously, little damage was reported across the county, and only 66 customers were out of power, in the Town of Pittsfield.
PONDERING FUTURE: The first meeting of the Otsego County “Energy Task Force” was planned at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Oneonta Town Hall, West Oneonta. For details, check
►A FATHER AND SON from
Cobleskill were in Otsego County Jail for punching a state trooper trying to break up a fight between the two men alongside I-88 near Worcester Tuesday, Feb. 19.
►NIXON’S SPEECHWRITER, Raymond Price, died in New York City. He was familiar with Roseboom, where a sister and nephew live.
►A GOAT GOT LOOSE in Toddsville, wandering around the neighborhood to the amusement of onlookers before
being returned to owners Hank & Diana Nichols.
►MAYOR GARY HERZIG will give the “State of the City” address at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5.