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Rutland farm continues to a-maze

In past years, themes have included farming in Vermont, the Olympics, astronomy and, in 2011, the 250th anniversary of Rutland Town. Last year, the maze got topical with the theme of the presidential election. Byron and Irene Hathaway pose for a photo at the farm stand at Hathaway Farm on Sunday alo

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-09-19 01:47:13

Rutland woman faces drug charge

KILLINGTON - A Rutland woman was arrested for possession of controlled substances Saturday, police said. Hazel Guetti, 27, was cited to appear Oct. 30 in Rutland criminal court on Oct. 30, Vermont State Police said. Trooper Charles Gardner said police received a report around 3:25 p.m. Saturday of a

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-09-19 01:47:06

Rutland County Women's Network & Shelter to announce new name at event on Oct. 5

News Release - Rutland County Women's Network & Shelter Sept. 14, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Yakunovich, Development & Marketing Coordinator [email protected] Rutland, Vermont - Rutland County Women's Network & Shelter (RCWNS), a nonprofit organization serving women, men, and children in the second-mo

VTDIGGER - 2017-09-18 16:53:18

City man held in murder case

FitzgeraldRutland City Police say a woman who died more than three weeks ago was the victim of a homicide and her live-in companion is scheduled to be arraigned in Rutland criminal court. Randal S. Johnson, 58, was arrested in the death of Trina Fitzgerald, who was found dead Aug. 27 in an apartment

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-09-19 01:47:10

Vermont health care regulator approves new hospital budgets

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's health care regulator has approved the 2018 fiscal year budgets for the state's 14 hospitals. The Rutland Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2ffLiGI ) the Green Mountain Care Board has approved a system-wide increase of about 3 percent. Increases were lowered from the ori

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2017-09-18 15:43:41

Wonderpaws draws many legged friends

No matter how big or small the visitors to Center Street were on Saturday, there were new friends to be made, especially if the visitor had four paws and a tail. Organizers from the Wonderfeet Kids' Museum's third annual Wonderpaws Festival and Paw Parade said they thought the event was a success bu

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-09-17 10:57:57

Vt agencies accused of discriminating

SOUTH BURLINGTON - The Vermont Human Rights Commission says the state discriminated against a woman in psychiatric crisis when she was placed in the solitary confinement at a correctional facility instead of a psychiatric hospital. The commission ruled on Aug. 24 that the Department of Mental Healt

BRATTLEBORO REFORMER - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Arts Beat for Sept. 18: VSO to perform here as part of state tour

Vermont Symphony Orchestra (VSO) will cover the state from top to bottom for its Made in Vermont Statewide Tour. On Saturday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m., the orchestra will perform in Robison Hall at Middlebury College's Mahaney Center for the Arts in Middlebury. The concert program will include Mozar

ADDISON INDEPENDENT - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Community events: Sept. 21 through Sept. 30, 2017

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following

CHESTERTELEGRAPH.ORG - 2017-09-18 16:41:34

Leicester woman killed in one-car crash in Salisbury

SALISBURY - A Leicester woman who was the mother of two was killed in a one-car crash just after midnight this past Wednesday. Vermont State Police reported that Danielle Austin, 39, was driving a 2013 Chevy EQX westbound on Creek Road in Salisbury around midnight on Sept. 13 when she lost control

ADDISON INDEPENDENT - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Retired physicist to lead night-sky viewing in West Salisbury

SALISBURY - Retired Middlebury College physicist Crispin Butler will give another of his Reading the Night Sky presentations on Monday, Sept. 24, from 7:30-9 p.m., at the Turner Residence, 662 Leland Road in West Salisbury. Attendees will find and discuss stars, constellations, and planets - partic

ADDISON INDEPENDENT - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Man headed to prison in switchblade case

QUEENSBURY - A Fort Ann man who had an illegal switchblade knife when police encountered him in February is headed to prison for up to 3 years. Derek J. Webster, 28, was arrested Feb. 25 after Glens Falls Police officers found two men sleeping in a vehicle behind The Daily Double bar in Glens Falls

POST-STAR - 2017-09-18 11:52:00

Shoreham to host Civil War talk on Wednesday

SHOREHAM - The Platt Memorial Library will host Vermont author and Civil War historian Howard Coffin On Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. for a presentation on the contributions of Vermonters in the Civil War. From Cedar Creek to Gettysburg, Vermonters were central to the Union cause. Coffin has writt

ADDISON INDEPENDENT - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Arts events: Sept. 21 through Sept. 23, 2017

Jamaica Town HallSept. 21: Live music at Jamaica Town Hall On Thursday, Sept. 21 the Jamaica Town Hall, 28 Town Office Row in Jamaica, hosts Andy Avery and the "A" Team with harmonies of bluegrass, folk, rock and originals. The show is at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m. with tickets $10 at the door.

CHESTERTELEGRAPH.ORG - 2017-09-18 15:42:04

Vermont US Forest Service station to get 'energy retrofit'

MANCHESTER CENTER, Vt. (AP) - A U.S. Forest Service ranger station in Vermont is set to undergo a second phase of an "energy retrofit." The service says phase 1 of the project at the Manchester Center, which involved insulation and replacing windows, heating and cooling systems, resulted in almost $

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2017-09-17 12:13:36

Matt Harrington: Key initiatives heading into fall

Last week I had the opportunity to speak to the Hildene Board of Directors. I shared with them our 2020 Vision and how the Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce wants to work over the coming years to combine the story of the Northshire and Southshire into one cohesive brand. In addition, I shared wi

BENNINGTON BANNER - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Contributor to Paris climate accord finds home

MANCHESTER - Climate expert Edward Cameron, one of the architects of the Paris Climate Accord, has found a new home in the Manchester community. Cameron, originally from Dublin, comes to Vermont following an international career working with both the European Union and the World Bank. "I spent nin

BRATTLEBORO REFORMER - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Green Mountain National Forest closing Middlebury office

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says the Middlebury Ranger District Office for the Green Mountain National Forest is closing. The service said Monday that the office, which has been open for 51 years, will be closing on Sept. 29, the last weekday of the current fiscal year. While the

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2017-09-19 04:15:36

Fort Ann barn fire started in hay; Investigation continues

FORT ANN - Dick Burch was back and forth between his burned barns and Deweys Bridge Road in front of it on Monday, as streams of farmers and well-wishers stopped to offer help. A devastating fire Sunday claimed his massive barn complex, killing 60 or so pigs and 40 heifers. Quick actions of Burch's

POST-STAR - 2017-09-18 19:00:00

Recovery Walk highlights opioid response needs

BENNINGTON - Beating the opioid epidemic will require the stigma around addiction be lifted, says those who've seen loved ones struggle with addiction or dealt with it themselves. To do this, people need to work together to bring addiction out of the darkness and into the light, said Geri Gilmore,

BENNINGTON BANNER - 2017-09-17 07:00:00