• “Rudolph” the musical soars into Rutland, kicking off the holiday season »

    Kids and adults alike will be enchanted by Rudolph, Yukon Cornelius and Hermey, brought to life in the holiday favorite, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical.”

    Family-friendly stage adaptation of CBS’ highest rated Christmas special of all time takes to the stage for…

  • Warren Miller is “Chasing Shadows” this winter »

    In its 66th season, legendary winter sports filmmaker Warren Miller releases “Chasing Shadows”, documenting skiers and snowboarders chasing storms, snow, and lines on the world’s highest peaks.

    Saturday, Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. — This winter, Warren Miller Entertainment releases “Chasing Shadows,” the 66th…

  • Killington reopens »

    On Sunday morning, Nov. 15, skiers and riders were treated to beautiful weather and incredible albeit man-made snow. Hundreds of cars filled the parking lot at K1 as eager snowsports athletes converged on the mountain. Unfortunately, an electrical problem midday meant that the…

  • GOLM-12 Days of Giving expands community reach, honors Paramount »

    About 30 people gathered outside the Paramount Theatre Thursday, Nov. 5, at 12-noon, for a press conference on the 13th annual Gift-of-Life-Marathon and the unveiling of a plaque commemorating the Paramount’s contributions to the national-record-setting drive.

    RUTLAND– With an eye toward creating an…

  • No. 1 Rutland Raiders win title, first since 2006 »

    Middlebury High School senior Cortland Fischer is chased by Rutland Raiders’ fierce defense during Saturday’s state championship game. The Raiders ended the Tigers’ 32-game winning streak.

    Raiders’ passing game, defense were key to their victory

    By Andy Kirkaldy

    RUTLAND — Playing…

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Local News

Jordan Spear enjoys a variety of duties, mountain lifestyle

Jordan Spear enjoys a variety of duties, mountain lifestyle

20 November, 2015

By John Puchalski, a.k.a. Grizz


By Karen D. Lorentz

Editor’s Note: This is part of a series on graduates of Green Mountain College’s Killington School of Resort Management (KSRM) program, the nation’s only three-year bachelor’s degree program in resort and...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Weston’s Christmas Bazaar is the Vermont’s answer to Black Friday

Weston’s Christmas Bazaar is the Vermont’s answer to Black Friday

27 November, 2015

Courtesy of Bob Brandt

Local artist and illustrator Christine Mix puts the finishing touches on signage to announce the 2015 Weston Christmas Bazaar.

Nov. 27-29 — WESTON — While millions of Americans are cramming themselves into big box stores on the days following...

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Green Mountain prepared to kickoff 2015-16 season

Green Mountain prepared to kickoff 2015-16 season

23 November, 2015

Courtesy of GMC

Men’s basketball team sets sights on the NAC Championship Tournament

POULTNEY – The Green Mountain men’s basketball team comes into the season with a lot to prove despite taking a large step forward in 2014-15. The Eagles are...

State News

Shumlin: inmate population at lowest point since early 2000s

20 November, 2015

Rutland and Windsor County programs recognized

Between 1997 and 2008, Vermont’s prison inmate population grew by 86 percent. After years of work to create a more rational criminal justice system that locks up fewer Vermonters that trend has been reversed, and today Vermont’s inmate population...