• Vermont Open Farm Week returns Aug. 13-19 »

    Aug. 13-19—The fourth annual Open Farm Week will return the week of Monday, Aug. 13-Sunday, Aug. 19, and will feature a diverse schedule of rooted in Vermont on-farm activities for the whole family.

    Open Farm Week is a celebration of Vermont farms offering visitors a…

  • Fair Haven welcomes Hand Picked Band to concert series »

    Thursday, Aug. 9, 7 p.m.—FAIR HAVEN—The Fair Haven Concerts in the Park has seen some large crowds of concert-goers this season. Organizers hope to pack the park for the last two concerts, too. On Thursday, Aug. 9, they welcome The Hand Picked Band. While they…

  • Results: Fox US Open of Mountain Biking »

    By Paul Holmes

    About 250 mountain bike riders attended the USO of MTB at Killington Resort, Aug. 1-5. Some impressive riding was witnessed by crowds of spectators that attended the events.

    Results: Grom Bomb Downhill Boys/Girls 7-9 years old

    1. Zack Harper, 24th overall, 2:17.45 2….

  • Hallquist promises progressive innovation »

    By Xander Landen/VTDigger

    In 2005, when Christine Hallquist was named CEO of the Vermont Electric Cooperative, the utility was veering toward bankruptcy. It led the state in the number of power outages, a dubious distinction. Its rates were among the highest in Vermont. The Public…

  • Welch tours Rutland County ahead of election »

    By Curt Peterson

    RUTLAND—Congressman Peter Welch began his July 30 campaign tour in Rutland County with a visit to the newly renovated Emergency Services Facility at Rutland Regional Medical Center.

    Welch is Vermont’s only representative in the United States Congress, and he is up for…

Local News

Top 5 events for the weekend

Top 5 events for the weekend

10 August, 2018

Have you ever wanted to see what the Long Trail is all about? This weekend is your chance to be guided on a day-long hike with a leader.

If hiking isn’t your thing, Taste of Woodstock, with local food, local chefs, fun music and entertainment...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Vermont Open Farm Week returns Aug. 13-19

Vermont Open Farm Week returns Aug. 13-19

10 August, 2018

Aug. 13-19—The fourth annual Open Farm Week will return the week of Monday, Aug. 13-Sunday, Aug. 19, and will feature a diverse schedule of rooted in Vermont on-farm activities for the whole family.

Open Farm Week is a celebration of Vermont farms offering visitors a...

Sports

Results: Fox US  Open of Mountain Biking

Results: Fox US Open of Mountain Biking

09 August, 2018

By Paul Holmes

About 250 mountain bike riders attended the USO of MTB at Killington Resort, Aug. 1-5. Some impressive riding was witnessed by crowds of spectators that attended the events.

Results: Grom Bomb Downhill Boys/Girls 7-9 years old

1. Zack Harper, 24th overall, 2:17.45 2....

State News

Clarkson seeks Senate seat

10 August, 2018

By Stephen Seitz

WOODSTOCK—Democrat Alison Clarkson, who is on her first term in the state Senate, is eager for more.

“I love the Senate,” she said. “I love this job, and I’d love to be returned to the Statehouse.”

Clarkson added working together is how...