In Brief

Mo. County issues notice on carbon monoxide

FONDA -- Montgomery County Public Health wants everyone to be warm this winter, but we also want you to be safe while heating your homes during the cold, winter months ahead. Every year, many people get sick or die due to carbon monoxide poisoning from alternate heating sources. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous gas that can kill you in minutes. It is invisible, tasteless, odorless and non-irritating. Carbon monoxide is produced from burning fuels…
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Canajoharie supervisor race headed for a recount; Candidates separated by 4 votes 

Canajoharie supervisor race headed for a recount; Candidates separated by 4 votes 

CANAJOHARIE - The race for town supervisor in Canajoharie is now separated by just four votes and headed to a recount. Montgomery County Board of Elections officials tallied absentee ballots on Monday, according to Montgomery County Democratic Election Commissioner Terry Bieniek. Democrat Ronald Dievendorf received 31 absentee votes, which allowed him to cut into Republican Benny Goldstein’s already slim 20-vote lead. Goldstein received 15 absentee votes, according to Bieniek.  The race is headed for a…
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GJSD board to meet Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education will conduct its monthly business meeting in the Knox Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. The Audit, Budget & Finance Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, in the Knox Library. These meetings are open to the public.
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Zoning board meets Thursday

GLOVERSVILLE — The city Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a special meeting on Thursday at 7 pm at City Hall. This meeting is a reschedule from the Nov. 3 meeting, a news release said. The agenda includes a continued review of an application from Pine Brook Solar, 280 S. Main St.
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Board meeting scheduled

CAROGA — The Caroga Town Board has scheduled a meeting for Wednesday at noon at Town Hall. The meeting will be facilitated via Zoom. To join the meeting, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6876404445?pwd=ZW1EcG9FVzNHL01jZldQMmNiekkzQT09. The meeting ID is: 687 640 4445. The passcode is: 427903. The dial in (toll call) number is 1 929 205 6099 US. In-person attendance is limited to 12; contact the clerk’s office if you plan to attend.
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