February 22, 2009, Times Herald Record: Hold that bet on gambling in the Catskills

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Hold that bet on gambling in the Catskills

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Not that long ago Sullivan County worried about the spillover effects of prosperity. Casinos and their associated development would turn Route 17 into a parking lot every Friday and Sunday evening. Oil wells would desecrate a landscape scarred by the ruts of heavy equipment rolled in to tap the wealth in the Marcellus Shale.

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February 22, 2009, Times Herald Record: Sullivan campground among 6 to be closed DEC cost-cutting move shuts Beaverkill site

News

Sullivan campground among 6 to be closed

DEC cost-cutting move shuts Beaverkill site

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ROSCOE — The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced Friday that it will close six of its campgrounds for the 2009 season, including the Beaverkill Campground in northern Sullivan County.

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