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Solar for a dollar
WILMINGTON- Development review board members are considering a zoning application by the owners of the Family Dollar/Bucket o’ Suds building on East Main Street for a solar installation on the roof...
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire destroys barn but quick response saves houses
JACKSONVILLE- A fast-burning fire destroyed a barn here early Sunday morning, leaving a number of animals dead and a family devastated over the loss. The barn, perched alongside Route 100 on the hi...
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Company looking to broaden its appeal
DOVER- Tough Mudder New England returns to Mount Snow this weekend, marking the eighth time in seven years the event has been held at the local resort. Tough Mudder’s signature style is well known:...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board has first meeting after vote
WHITINGHAM- School board members met in their first regular meeting since voters in Whitingham and Wilmington voted to create the Twin Valley Unified Union School District on May 31. Although voter...
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unification may not be as clear as hoped
READSBORO- The path forward for residents circulating a petition to reconsider the town’s vote in favor of creating a unified union district with Halifax may not be as clear as they hoped. On May 3...
Jun 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Work begins on new base lodge after years of planning, waiting
DOVER- After years of waiting for permits, foreign investment funding, and work to be completed on a new snowmaking reservoir, Mount Snow broke ground for the Carinthia Lodge project on Monday. “Th...
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Club makes payment: Officials say Hermitage working to catch up
by Mike Eldred
Jun 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The Hermitage Club paid the second of four installments in a $148,664.88 property tax agreement with Wilmington on Friday, June 9. The payment was made two days after Wilmington Selectb...
Rough diamonds urged to shine
by Lauren Harkawik
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley seniors received their diplomas to the sound of cheers and whistles from family and friends on Saturday, at Twin Valley High School’s graduation ceremony. Thirty-three senio...
Board will appoint replacement
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
By Lauren Harkawik DOVER — At its meeting on Tuesday, the Dover Selectboard decided they will appoint someone to finish out chair Randall Terk’s term after he resigns in July. The board also had a ...
Review board hears requests for lighted signs for Dunkin’ Donuts
Jun 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
By Lauren Harkawik WILMINGTON — The development review board held a hearing on Monday evening regarding proposed signs for the new Dunkin’ Donuts location on East Main Street. Due to a need for rec...
After bear attack, warden warns of dangers
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
By Lauren Harkawik WILMINGTON — In what Vermont Game Warden Richard Watkin calls a highly unusual and tragic incident, a dog was attacked and killed by a bear in Chimney Hill last week. On Wednesda...
Dover needs Act 46 do-over
Jun 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
By Lauren Harkawik DOVER — In a surprising turn of events, due to an oversight in the wording of Article 1 of Dover’s Town Meeting warning, a revote is required in Dover in order for the newly form...