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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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RUTLAND | Following a one-day trial, a Rutland jury convicted Eric Bryan, 39, of Rutland, of attempted burglary and unlawful mischief for his role in the Jan. 15, 2017, attempt to break into a Vermont Railways System’s building... Read more

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This 1960s-era color postcard shows a Vermont Railway snow plow parked at New Haven Junction. Read more

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SHELBURNE | When it comes to controlling road-salt shipments via rail, along with purported threats to the local environment, Shelburne town officials lost their fight against Vermont Railway last week. Read more

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RUTLAND | The Rutland Railroad was a railroad in the northeastern United States, located primarily in the state of Vermont but extending into the state of New York at both its northernmost and southernmost ends. Read more

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ESSEX JUNCTION — Motorist Jane Rowe, 54, was hit by a Vermont Railway train on Nov. 10. Read more

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