Andrew Wyrich


Jun. 10, 2013
A 20-year-old Boiceville man who was on Ulster County’s top 10 most-wanted list, for obscenity related charges, was arrested on Friday afternoon after turning himself in, police said. In March, the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office obtained a warrant for... Read more
May. 23, 2013
Joseph D'Acunto of Black Dome Mountain Guide Service. When learning any new skill, it's always wise to get good advice from a pro. That goes double for skills involving powerful firearms. Joseph D'Acunto, a licensed hunting, camping and hiking guide who... Read more
Feb. 26, 2013
Two residents of Yulan were arrested on Thursday for burglarizing a home in the town of Tusten earlier this month, according to a New York State Police press release. Michael Darch, 27, and Gabrielle Paolini, 25, are accused of breaking into a home... Read more
Feb. 8, 2013
A 22-year-old West Hurley man was arrested on Thursday after a seven-month investigation concluded that he had entered a female acquaintance's home, choked her and subjected her to sexual contact without her consent, according to an Ulster County Sheriff... Read more
Feb. 5, 2013
The Ulster County Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team (URGENT) has arrested a Connecticut man on minor drug and traffic charges and seized over $200,000 found in his car, according to a news release issued by the Ulster County Sheriff's Office. Eric... Read more
Feb. 4, 2013
A 22-year-old Gardiner woman was arrested on Sunday after crashing her car while under the influence of heroin, according to an Ulster County State Police press release. Ulster County sheriff's deputies reported to an accident where a vehicle had rolled... Read more
Jan. 29, 2013
A 22-year-old homeless man was arrested last week in Ulster County and charged with having sexual contact with a 5-year-old girl, according to a New York State Police press release. Mario Allen was charged with one count of sexual abuse in the first... Read more
Jan. 29, 2013
A 52-year-old Catskill man was arrested by New York State Police on Sunday and charged with the sexual abuse of a minor. Daniel Medici, of 78 Toolhouse Road in Catskill, was charged with two counts of criminal sexual act in the first degree, sexual abuse... Read more
Nov. 1, 2012
Above: Capt. Dave Thompson uses absorbent pads to try and soak up petroleum that spilled into the Rondout Creek in Kingston on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of Riverkeeper's Dan Shapley. In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, a petroleum spill has been spotted in... Read more
Oct. 9, 2012
Above: Jim Richardson of the Walton Theatre Preservation Association. All photos courtesy of Jim Richardson. In June, the Walton Theatre, along with every other small movie theater across the country, received an ultimatum: Convert your 35mm projector to... Read more
Sep. 24, 2012
Paul Fero winds up for a throw at the 2012 Rock In River Festival in Franklin, PA on August 24. Photo by Michael Henderson; reproduced by permission. How many times can you skip a rock? Chances are, not as many times as Paul Fero. Fero, an Oliverea... Read more
Sep. 5, 2012
Above: Brett Cohen's "fake celebrity" YouTube video, which has gotten over 4 million views to date. Have you heard of the hotshot celebrity Brett Cohen?Maybe you’ve heard his newest single, or perhaps you might remember seeing him on the silver screen in... Read more
Aug. 23, 2012
Above: Pot plants seized in Esperance. Photo courtesy of the New York State Police. A 58-year-old Esperance man and a 64-year-old Sloansville man face multiple charges after police discovered 460 marijuana plants in four separate locations on Monday,... Read more
Aug. 23, 2012
According to multiple news outlets, the skeletal remains of a Queens man who went missing in July were found along Route 17 on Monday afternoon. State Police at Liberty found the remains of 77-year-old Robert Goode Jr. near the area of the new Route 17... Read more
Aug. 22, 2012
Prattsville residents are getting ready to get down and dirty this weekend. On August 28, 2011, Prattsville's Main Street was almost completely destroyed by the flooding from Tropical Storm Irene. A year later, don't expect the anniversary to be a somber... Read more
Aug. 10, 2012
The New York State Police at Catskill announced the arrest of a 55-year-old Prattsville man on Wednesday for cashing seven forged checks at a local supermarket. Lila Rikard was charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument and grand larceny,... Read more
Aug. 10, 2012
A 33-year-old Kingston man was arrested earlier this week and charged with engaging in sexual acts with a 5-year-old girl. Rudolph “Rudy” Robinson was arrested on Monday and charged with criminal sexual act in the first degree, sexual abuse in the first... Read more
Aug. 10, 2012
A 24-year-old Cairo man was arrested for burglary on Tuesday, according to a New York State Police press release. Joseph G. White was arrested by New York State Police at Catskill after a burglary in progress complaint was reported at 70 Chappell Road in... Read more
Aug. 8, 2012
Above: Vandals broke into Margaretville Cemetery on Monday night and damaged a dozen headstones. Photo courtesy of Diane Galusha. On Monday night, Margaretville Village Cemetery was struck by vandals who toppled over headstones and permanently damaged... Read more
Aug. 2, 2012
A six-year tax battle between Shandaken and its largest landowners may have ended on July 20 when a jury ruled in favor of the town. However, despite their latest defeat, the landowners have not thrown in the towel just yet. The group of landowners is... Read more