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Hermitage Club members waiting for answers on refunds
WILMINGTON- Hermitage Club members who are due refunds after they resigned their memberships say they still haven’t received their money, and can’t get satisfactory answers from club officials. Wil...
Jan 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Administrator leaves town for greener pastures
READSBORO- The town of Readsboro received a letter of resignation from administrator Rebecca Stone on December 22 with a departure date of December 29, 2017. In her letter, Stone wrote, “I have enj...
Jan 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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New fire chief lists maintenance, safety as his top priorities
WILMINGTON - Midway into his second week as the official fire chief for the town of Wilmington, Scott Moore says it’s been busy, but that’s a good thing. “The days just fly by,” he says. He was wea...
Jan 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board readying for first annual meeting of new school district
WARDSBORO - At its meeting on January 2, the River Valleys Unified School District Board approved the warning for the district’s first annual meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February ...
Jan 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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State waffles on tax cap
WHITINGHAM- Budget issues dominated discussions at Tuesday evening’s regular meeting of the Twin Valley School Board. Twin Valley Elementary School Principal Rebecca Fillion updated board members o...
Jan 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second solar array coming to town
DOVER- At its meeting on Tuesday, December 19, the Dover Selectboard agreed to move into lease negotiations with Green Lantern Group for a proposed 150 kW solar array on the town’s landfill. The mo...
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Mount Snow liquor license expanded
by Lauren Harkawik
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- The Dover Selectboard approved a requested change to Mount Snow’s Main Base Lodge liquor license at its meeting on Tuesday night. Under the approved changes, patrons will be able to move abo...
Late Hermitage Club payment, the need for an emergency shelter top board agenda
by Mike Eldred
Jan 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Selectboard members discussed the need for a town emergency shelter, discussed disaster animal rescue efforts, and checked in on the Hermitage Club’s property and sewer tax status. At t...
Board clears way for Valley Trail clearing
by Lauren Harkawik
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER - Those who wish to walk on the Valley Trail in Dover need not fear impending snow. At its meeting on Tuesday night, the Dover Selectboard voted to clear snow from the Valley Trail from Green...
Family of five loses home in afternoon fire
by Lauren Harkawik
Jan 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON - On Saturday, a fire claimed the Hescock residence on Shearer Hill Road. The house, which was home to a family of five and several pets, caught fire in the mid-afternoon. Four dogs and ...
Ski areas, animals made the news in second half of 2017
by Compiled by Mike Eldred
Jan 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD VALLEY- Although the first half of the year was dominated by Act 46 school mergers, the second half of the year included news about the area’s two local resorts, and started and ended wit...
Boiler bust closes high school
by Mike Eldred
Jan 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Twin Valley School Board members met in a special session Wednesday evening to approve the emergency replacement of a boiler at Twin Valley Middle School. On Monday evening, January 1, ...