• Vermont Flurry snow sculptures wow crowds »

    WOODSTOCK—On Saturday, Feb. 18 artists were putting final touches on their sculptures carved out of ice blocks on the Woodstock Green as part of the Vermont Flurry Snow Sculpture Contest. The winter festivities on the Green took place over President’s Day weekend, Feb. 17-19, and…

  • Broadway sensation Brandon Niederauer joins Joey Leone to rock the Foundry »

    Thursday, Feb. 23, 6 p.m.—KILLINGTON—Thirteen-year-old Broadway sensation Brandon Niederauer will join the Joey Leone Trio Thursday, Feb. 23 at The Foundry in Killington for a special one-night-only appearance. The music begins at 6 p.m. Niederauer appeared in Killington with Leone back in 2014, then a…

  • Gov. Scott proclaims “Powder Day” »

    Called on out-of-state employers to “pardon” employees for a snow day to take advantage of weekend storm, extend their stay in Vermont With Vermont’s biggest snow storm of the year rolling across the region Sunday through Monday morning, Feb. 12-13, Governor Phil Scott declared Monday…

  • Killington 100 Day Club »

    On Saturday, Feb. 11, Killington loyalist Jackie Nimal and Rob Kovalesky (center of photo in red and pink jackets) celebrated their 100th day on the slopes with family and friends. The day marked personal milestones for them  in the Killington Resort’s 100 Ski Day Club…

  • Women’s March overwhelms Montpelier »

    By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger

    A sea of homemade political placards and pink knitted hats flooded Montpelier Saturday, Jan. 21, as demonstrators overwhelmed the capital to protest the policies of President Donald Trump. The local Women’s March drew an estimated crowd of between 15,000 and 20,000…

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Frosty Feet 5K lives up to its name

Frosty Feet 5K lives up to its name

22 February, 2017

RUTLAND—On President’s Day, Monday, Feb. 20, dozens came out for the Frosty Feet 5K Run/Walk for Autism Awareness, which began at 11 a.m. at the Rutland Country Club. The event was part of Rutland’s 15th annual Winter Fest celebration, Feb. 17-25. Despite the frozen conditions,...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Broadway sensation Brandon Niederauer joins Joey Leone to rock the Foundry

Broadway sensation Brandon Niederauer joins Joey Leone to rock the Foundry

22 February, 2017

Thursday, Feb. 23, 6 p.m.—KILLINGTON—Thirteen-year-old Broadway sensation Brandon Niederauer will join the Joey Leone Trio Thursday, Feb. 23 at The Foundry in Killington for a special one-night-only appearance. The music begins at 6 p.m. Niederauer appeared in Killington with Leone back in 2014, then a...

Sports

Anglers reminded to remove ice shanties

22 February, 2017

Ice fisherman take note: shanties must be removed from the ice before the ice weakens.  Also, the name and address of the owner must be on the ice shanty, according to Vermont state law. The shanty must be removed before the ice becomes unsafe and...

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Gov. Phil Scott and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard commit to enhanced economic, security, environmental and energy partnerships

22 February, 2017

Governor Phil Scott and members of his senior staff and cabinet traveled to Québec City this past week for the first official meetings with their Québec counterparts, as well as meeting with businesses and industry groups in the province, according to a Feb. 17 press...