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PORT HENRY | Town tax rates will be down in Moriah next year after the board agreed to a 2020 budget that largely maintains that status quo. Read more

The Sun

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ADIRONDACKS | Fall is when the world is full of crisp perfection, the air is clean and clear, the sky a vivid blue, and the leaves are exploding into a thousand shades of yellows, oranges and crimsons. We are tracking the progress of this... Read more

The Sun

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County supervisors at their August meeting for performing her work with diligence and dedication — and for accomplishing tasks beyond her job description. Read more

The Sun

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The Long Range Transportation Plan of 1995 reaffirmed as the highest priority the maintenance and improvement of Vermont’s highways and bridges. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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It saddens me to see trash strewn along our highways. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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WARRENSBURG | Warren County government has requested all their municipal officials to prioritize their local infrastructure needs — and the county may provide financial assistance for upgrades and repair, town officials recently revealed. Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | When snow plow drivers in the Lake George region started seeing reductions in road-salt use as a competition, salt use dropped, and today the area has become a model for the scientific treatment of winter highways. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Town residents were puzzled and annoyed when a stretch of state Route 74 that had just been paved last fall began coming apart at the seams this winter. But it turns out the highway work wasn’t bad — it was just incomplete. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | As storms bear down in the Adirondacks and plows prowl the streets, local advocacy groups are keeping a spotlight on the effects of road salt. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | The fate of Middlebury’s Creek Road is still up in the air, according to a Selectboard Meeting Highlights report prepared by Chris English, assistant town manager. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

KEENE | The preliminary town spending plan for 2019 stayed within the one percent tax levy cap set by the state. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY - The VTrans Route 116 paving project has been underway since the start of the construction season. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

The Sun

Summer is here and our highway departments are now engaged in multiple projects. Read more

Letters to the Editor

I am an 85 year old widower and veteran during the Korean conflict. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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FERRISBURGH — A family of Vermont dairy farmers are dealing with a possible hefty environmental fine, a possible court appearance and approximately 30 neighbors who are upset about the family’s removal of nearly 2,000 trees and brush... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Members of the non-profit Vermont Institute for Government (VIG), based in Middlesex, have written extensively about public right-of-ways and landowners. Read more

Editorials