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MIDDLEBURY | Upon recommendation from the Middlebury Infrastructure Committee, the Selectboard awarded a contract to Broughton’s Farm Supply in Bridport for the purchase of a Cub Cadet 4x4 utility vehicle for use by the Parks & Recreation Department, Read more

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RAY BROOK | The Ray Brook Biomass Project boilers fired up last Friday, switching from fossil fuel to pellets to heat state office buildings. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County will use surplus funds and successful health insurance negotiations to keep taxes relatively flat in its 2020 spending plan, according to a budget memo provided to town supervisors. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont has pockets of growth, mainly in urban and semi-urban centers and Addison County is considered one of them. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

ELIZABETHTOWN | Commissioners are looking at state recommended technology designed to streamline Early Voting systems. But they are balancing concerns of cost and actual efficiencies, especially in rural areas. Read more

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Anyone in business today will tell you these are very interesting and challenging times in which we find ourselves. Read more

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ESSEX | The Town of Essex 2019 tax levy, minus fire district costs, is projected to be $700,634, a number approximately $13,000 less than current year spending. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | Town hall expansion ran over by nearly $100,000 state says. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | For many Middlebury area residents and college students, it’s a dream come true: Amtrak passenger train service to New York City. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Numbers for the county’s assigned counsel program are escalating, and show no sign of plateauing. Read more

The Sun

So apparently there was some sort of big football game last Sunday? At least that’s what I heard; I was too busy at the snack table to pay much attention to what was on TV. Read more

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