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MIDDLEBURY | Peter Newton, a Democrat and deputy lieutenant sherieff in Addison County Sheriff’s Department, was elected sherieff on Nov. 6. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont moved closer to being a one-party state after the 2018 mid-term election last week. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - Homeward Bound-Addison County Humane Society staff member Terri Phelps has helped make Jaela feel right at home at the animal shelter in Middlebury. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ORWELL - Change is happening on the land and that’s good news for water quality, according to Water Quality Division Deputy Director Ryan Patch of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - Addison County has a new space for makers, creatives, artists, entrepreneurs and innovators. more

The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES - Habitat for Humanity of Addison County recently completed the purchase of a four-lot subdivision in Vergennes, which will eventually be the site of Habitat’s first home-building project in the northern part of the county. more

The Vermont Eagle

In the Nov. 1 edition of the Vermont Addison Eagle, I wrote a letter to the editor regarding “support” for Peter Newton, a candidate for Addison County sheriff. more

Letters to the Editor

It has come to my attention that Addison County Sheriff candidate Peter Newton has published an advertisement in a local newspaper which makes false claims. more

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MIDDLEBURY - Addison County independent candidate for the Vermont State Senate Marie Audet, a resident of Bridport, reacted strongly to an Addison Independent newspaper column last week which she described as satirizing the sexual abuse of women. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - Members of this early 1900s Addison County hunting party display their game at the Pierce House in Middlebury. more

The Vermont Eagle

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GOSHEN | Willard Birchard, sergeant in Company F, Fifth Vermont Infantry, died in 1907 in Goshen with only a $15 gold pocket watch to his name. He was a four-year veteran of the Civil War. more

The Vermont Eagle

VERGENNES | Amy Bodette Barr, formerly executive director of the Vergennes Downtown Partnership, has joined United Way United Way of Addison County as director of development and marketing. more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | Teens in grades 7-12 in Addison and Rutland counties interested in teaching elementary school students about environmental topics relevant to Vermont are encouraged to apply to become a TRY for the Environment teen leader. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Last week, Gov. Phil Scott announced the allocation of $2.8 million from the state tax incentives program for 16 building rehab and construction projects around the state, supporting more than $324 million in downtown and village center more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | If you don’t think suicide is a growing concern here in Vermont, think again. A local news report in June cited that “suicide is the eighth-leading cause of death in Vermont.” more

The Vermont Eagle

According to report last week by Montpelier columnist Guy Page, several Addison County and Rutland County state senate candidates are in the catbird seat when it comes to 2018 general election political contributions. more

The Vermont Eagle

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With affordable housing properties in Vermont being developed for around $500 per square foot at taxpayer expense, the word “affordable” seems to have lost all meaning. more

Editorials

MIDDLEBURY | This year’s Homeward Bound’s “Woofstock: Walk for the Animals” event showcased 90 dogs, 157 people, and over $25,000 raised. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Parents of college-bound students can learn all the ins and outs of college financing at three, free Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) workshops to be held at Addison County high schools. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Republicans haven’t had an elected state senator representing Addison County since early 2000s. more

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