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Hannaford Supermarket announced a $125,000 donation to Hunger Free Vermont to assist the non-profit organization’s efforts to help alleviate childhood hunger and ensure that local children have access to healthy food this summer. Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

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ROUSES POINT | Rouses Point Elementary School K-Kids recently organized a “Coins for Koalas” coin drive to benefit wildlife affected by the Australian bush fires. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The prestigious Good Scout Award was given this year in honor to Dan and Gayle Alexander, owners and publishers of Sun Community News, and Rosemary Souza-Botten a community partner. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local residents are invited to an afternoon of family fun at Plattsburgh City Police Department’s annual “Coloring With A Cop” event. Read more

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LONG LAKE | The Town of Long Lake Parks and Recreation Department and area restaurants are partnering for the return of Long Lake’s Hors D’Oeuvres Tour on Friday, Feb. 21, from 6:00-10 p.m. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | On Saturday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m., local trio Dayve Huckett & Friends will perform at the Middlebury College Mahaney Arts Center in Robison Hall. Huckett plays solo guitar and also performs with Professor Dr. Peter Hamlin on accordion a Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

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BARNARD | In 1881, farmer James Cadwell was hunting in Barnard. He tracked what was purportedly the last panther in Vermont. Cadwell asked Alexander Crowell, a local hunter, for help. After Crowell shot the catamount, he had his picture taken with th Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury nordic skier Sophia Laukli (Yarmouth, Maine) has been named the EISA Nordic Skier of the Week. The first-year racer won last week’s 5k skate by 10 seconds and took her second win of the weekend in Saturday’s 10k classic by 28 Read more

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RUTLAND | Rutland-Addison Community Health CEO Don Reuther gathered members of his team on Jan. 31 to guide U.S. Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vermont) through one of the health network’s primary care facility. Dr. Julie Foster used voice recognition software Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury’s Regina Fontanelli, the 2019 Spencer Prize in Oratory finalist, will be an inspiration during the championship round on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Mahaney Arts Center’s Robison Hall. The prize is named in honor of Read more

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Casey Family donation

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KEESEVILLE | The Casey family poses with the donations to the Keeseville Volunteer Fire Department that they helped make possible. To honor the memory of Shauneen Casey, who passed away last year. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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BRANDON | A view of the ruins of the 19th century ironworks in the Forest Dale section of Brandon. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | When Tenaya Kadimi’s bicycle was stolen, and later found destroyed on local train tracks, Plattsburgh City Police officers wanted to do something to help. Read more

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LONG LAKE | Long Lake Winter Carnival winners Read more

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BRANDON | Brandon Music will host performer Melissa Durkee and friends, Phil Henry and Jimmy Kalb on Saturday Feb. 8. Melissa D is a highly talented singer-songwriter with soulful,honey smoked voice from Vermont. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Select Board awarded a contract to G. Stone Motors for the purchase of a 2020 Ford Interceptor Utility Hybrid for the Middlebury Police Department for a total cost of $34,875. Read more

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Community Bank N.A. recently presented United Way of the Adirondack Region with a $14,673.25 donation to support its annual fundraising campaign. Funds were raised by individual employee contributions and a $10,000 corporate donation. Read more

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PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. | United States Marine Corps PVT Carson Reeves, and PFC Ty Schlögl, both from Ticonderoga, graduated from Parris Island, South Carolina. Read more

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One-year-old Conor McGrath was badly burned on Christmas Eve and is currently undergoing skin grafts and other treatment at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston. Read more

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Mall Blood Drive 2

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Barb Phillips of Rouses Point rests comfortably while donating blood to the American Red Cross in front of JC Penny at the Champlain Centre in Plattsburgh. Read more

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