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MIDDLEBURY | Rifle season in Vermont is fast approaching and we asked Ethan Ready of Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) in Rutland about safety tips and news relating to this year’s hunting season. Read more

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One hundred years ago – August 1919 – Those with an adventurous spirit who desire the thrills of an airplane flight may enjoy a trip above the clouds in a Curtis plane at the Warren County Fair, piloted by an experienced aviator of the... Read more

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The 2019 Vermont legislative session is now history, and it’s worth taking stock of its accomplishments, both positive and negative. Read more

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Last week, Gov. Phil Scott signed three bills which will go a long way in supporting the state’s economic and workforce development efforts. Read more

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RUTLAND | An official of People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced that the organization awarded $52,000 to Vermont nonprofits during its most recent grant cycle. Read more

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RUTLAND | Join the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) for our annual Duck Derby to raise needed funds for the homeless animals in Rutland County. Read more

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RUTLAND | If you would like to make a difference for the animals at the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS), consider becoming a transport volunteer. Read more

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RUTLAND | Castleton University officials announced a partnership with MHG Solar that will allow Castleton to purchase net-metering credits from a community solar site in nearby Poultney. Read more

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RUTLAND | On May 23, Rutland South Rotary Club presented a donation to Rutland Regional Medical Center in the amount of $2,352.66. Read more

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RUTLAND | Poultney Selectboard member and 2018 state-senate primary candidate Terry Williams wants to draft new Republican Party candidates in time for the 2020 campaign. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard made the following contract awards: Read more

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RUTLAND | Conservative Vermonters alarmed by political and policy trends in the state gathered recently at an 802VT Alliance meeting, and attendees had no difficulty finding controversial issues to discuss. Read more

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RUTLAND | If you’re searching for an affordable place to live in Vermont, you may want to consider Rutland County. According the Rutland Regional Marketing Committee, the county has Vermont’s lowest home acquisition cost, as a percentage of median... Read more

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RUTLAND | Celebrating a largely unknown piece of important local history, a new sculpture honoring 20 men who joined the first African-American Civil War regiment in the north was added last month to the Rutland Sculpture Trail. Read more

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RUTLAND | Back in its heyday, the Rutland Railroad was the King of Steam in New England. Just after the Civil War, the Rutland & Burlington Railroad was reorganized and changed its name to the Rutland Railroad. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | If you’re a working motherliving in Vermont, you’re probably in the best place to access all the resources and needs for your family life. Read more

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RUTLAND | When Cold War-era U.S. Navy veteran Donald McColgan, a resident of Rutland County, turned to the Veterans Administration Hospital in White River Junction for help with an extreme dental problem... Read more

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Walking through the Diamond Run Mall, I noticed a man wearing a black tee shirt with white lettering approaching me. Nearing each other,, heading in opposite directions, I could finally read the large lettering: “WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG?” Read more

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RUTLAND | One of Vermont’s most respected medical practitioners in the rapidly changing field of infectious diseases will provide important information to local residents about Lyme disease and its symptoms. Read more

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RUTLAND | A suspicious South Main Street fire in downtown Rutland is under investigation by local and state authorities. Read more

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