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BRISTOL | Lumberman Noah Lathrop provided door-to-door, horse-drawn wagon delivery service as shown in this rare 1915 photograph taken in downtown Bristol. more

Sep 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Under the citizens comments portion of the Sept. 12 Middlebury Selectboard meeting, Middlebury resident Amy McAninch asked the board to consider enacting an ordinance banning the use of plastic shopping bags ... more

Sep 23, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BRANDON | The great 19th century orator and anti-slavery champion Fredrick Douglass recognized early on that the fight to free slaves in America would only happen with the help of women. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Jake Perkinson, former investor and board member of a medical marijuana dispensary, has been named co-chair of the Governor’s Marijuana Advisory Commission. more

Sep 21, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Many Vermont farmers and agribusiness owners make it a point to be a part of Massachusetts’ end-of-summer BigE-Eastern States Exposition, New England’s largest agribusiness showcase and exposition. more

Sep 20, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Dozens of volunteers, hospital employees and local emergency responders will take part in a disaster exercise on Saturday, Sept. 23 at a location within Rutland City. more

Sep 20, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Dr. Daniel M. Foley, 66, of Rutland, Vt., and Beaufort, S.C., died unexpectedly on Sept. 11, 2017, from a sudden heart attack. more

Sep 20, 2017 8:32 AM The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND | The reported passing of Trina Fitzgerald, 58, of Rutland, on Aug. 27, received scant attention until this week when Rutland Police Department officials announced an arrest connected. more

Sep 19, 2017 10:52 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | The ancient, 60-mile-long White River flows through an eastern section Addison County at Granville. more

Sep 19, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BRISTOL | Mason Wedge loves hunting and fishing. more

Sep 18, 2017 3:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | The old Rutland Hospital officially opened on Sept. 6, 1896 with four physicians who coordinated medical care and 10 beds. more

Sep 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RIPTON | Streambed stabilization work by Vermont’s Maintenance and Operations Bureau, happening seven years after Tropical Storm Irene along the Middlebury River on Route 125, is underway. more

Sep 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Banned Books Week has become somewhat of a pop culture happening in recent years. more

Sep 15, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND | With the need for food assistance steady and strong, Green Mountain Power kicked off the 2017 GMP Fill the Cupboard Challenge last week with a goal of collecting 33,000 food items for those in need. more

Sep 15, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND | The Michael Baker Green Wave Golf Classic will be held on Friday, Sept. 22, at the Rutland Country Club, with a start at 1 p.m. more

Sep 14, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Vermont, along with 19 other states, has a long-term greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction mandate. more

Sep 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Addison County WVTK-FM radio personalities Bruce and Hobbes, along with "K.G." Ken Gilbert, the 92.1 "Wake-Up Crew" and afternoon guys, provided a helping hand to the American Red Cross during its first annual "Dog Days of Summer"... more

Sep 13, 2017 2:01 PM The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES | On Sept. 7 at approximately 5:55 p.m., the Vermont State Police conducted a traffic stop on Main Street in the City of Vergennes. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

SALISBURY - On Sept. 13, at approximately 12:05 a.m., Vermont State Police responded to a single vehicle crash located at the intersection Creek Road and Dewey Road in Salisbury. more

Sep 13, 2017 9:32 AM The Vermont Eagle

SHOREHAM | The Ninth annual Apple Fest will be held on Sunday, Sept. 17, at the Shoreham village green and gazebo. more

Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle