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Republican primary winner Bill Rowback Jr. defeated incumbent Republican Mayor Dayton King, 54 to 45 percent.

Events denouncing white supremacy and promoting tolerance are being held in Gloversville and Johnstown Sunday in the wake of a three-part series in a local newspaper that reported on the presence of the Ku Klux Klan in Fulton County.

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The Republican primary for mayor is over in the City of Gloversville, but the campaign between the two candidates on the ballot will continue into the fall.

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The Fulton County city of Gloversville this week began outfitting its police force with body cameras. The devices are becoming standard practice in many police departments as video technology becomes more prevalent in our everyday lives — and departments come under increasing scrutiny.

The New York State Nurses Association is celebrating this week after reaching new contract agreements with hospitals in Utica and Gloversville.

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Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville says nurses represented by the New York State Nurses Association planning to strike next week will be locked out. The union that represents 112 nurses at the Fulton County facility is planning a strike to begin September 1st until September 6th.

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After almost a year of negotiations, Nathan Littauer Hospital & Nursing Home in Gloversville has ratified a new contract with union workers.

Healthcare workers in Gloversville planned to demonstrate Thursday night.

A Mohawk Valley woman is going to jail for keeping her 93-year-old mother's corpse for over a year so she could cash her benefit checks.

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The fundraising campaign for the Gloversville Public Library has received has a $1 million boost.

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An upstate New York woman who lived above the apartment where her 93-year-old mother's decomposing body was found in December faces grand larceny charges.

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The mayor of Johnstown, New York has laid out his vision for the new year, with priorities that include job creation, a review of the city’s charter, and increased collaboration with the neighboring city of Gloversville. 

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The Gloversville Common Council Tuesday approved a measure that would put the issue of charter change before voters this November.