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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board followed up discussion last month regarding raising fees on items taken to the town’s transfer station by raising fees for some items, effective Feb. 1. more

Jan 21, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun


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CHESTERTOWN | When you visit the Town of Chester Transfer Station, you will have to pay to drop off trash, but you can leave with good, clean, usable items they collect and hand out to the public. more

Dec 3, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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CROWN POINT | It was only open a day-and-a-half weekly, but now the Crown Point Town Solid Waste Transfer Station is closing entirely. more

Nov 23, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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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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PLATTSBURGH — Residents, officials share the importance of the trail to them more

May 23, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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NORTH CREEK – Members of Our Town Theatre spent May 6 collecting trash and sprucing up the neighborhood along Main Street in North Creek. more

May 19, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

WESTPORT — SpringFest arrives here May 19 and 20 in time for some dancing, a huge Farmer’s Market, town-wide clean-up and a community picnic, among other fun events planned for friends, neighbors and family. more

May 15, 2017 12:45 PM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY — Vermont Green Up Day was May 6 and volunteers turned out in force to help clean up backroads and public areas as part of the annual tradition which started in 1970. more

May 10, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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AUSABLE — For residents tired of looking at trash-strewn lots or junked cars, relief may be in sight: more

May 4, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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MONTPELIER — It’s almost here!  Green Up Vermont reminds Vermonters about the approaching annual Vermont tradition of Green Up Day. more

May 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER — The Agency of Natural Resources announced today that Walgreen Eastern Co., Inc., was fined $20,000 for producing and selling batteries in Vermont without an Agency-approved battery stewardship plan. more

Mar 21, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PORT HENRY – While other North Country villages are preparing to hold their annual elections this month, the Village of Port Henry is preparing to sunset instead. more

Mar 18, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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PORT HENRY – The Port Henry Village Department of Public Works has picked up its last bag of trash. more

Mar 15, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

Thank you to The Sun for informing people that Westport is considering a plan to have junk vehicles removed from public view. more

Jan 11, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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PORT HENRY – A recent logjam of trash at the Moriah Solid Waste Transfer Station apparently hampered garbage collection efforts for Port Henry village. more

Dec 3, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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PORT HENRY – After citizens complained to the Port Henry Village Board at a heated public meeting, trustees reversed themselves and reinstated trash collection until the village dissolves in March. more

Nov 17, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun


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MINERVA — It was a fine day to pick up trash for sure. more

May 6, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

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