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  • Spoken from the heart
  • Spoken from the heart
  • Spoken from the heart
  • Spoken from the heart
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September 11, 2014

Spoken from the heart

Governor Shumlin, musicians and recovering addicts shared their stories from the heart at the Vermonters for Vermonters benefit concert

RUTLAND —  On Sunday, Sept. 7, community organizations, musicians, recovering addicts, Governor Shumlin and community members gathered at the Grand Stand of the Vermont…

  • The Vermont State Fair concludes
  • The Vermont State Fair concludes
  • The Vermont State Fair concludes
  • The Vermont State Fair concludes
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September 11, 2014

The Vermont State Fair concludes

Two cows poke their heads out of a barn Sunday afternoon at the Vermont State Fair in Rutland. The 10-day fair saw many ups and downs with opening day being the best since 2009, but with Fair attendance lacking overall as the books closed…

  • Vt. sunflowers to provide power
  • Vt. sunflowers to provide power
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September 11, 2014

Vt. sunflowers to provide power

Collaboration leads to innovative farm-to-energy biodiesel. Two fields of sunflowers growing in Vermont will have an unusual future: the flowers’ seeds will be converted to biodiesel and livestock feed. The fuel will be used in Green Mountain Power’s fleet of vehicles and for building…

  • Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort
  • Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort
  • Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort
  • Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort
  • Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort
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September 11, 2014

Mountain bikers race downhill at the POC Eastern States Cup held at Killington Resort

KILLINGTON — This past Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6-7, Killington Resort hosted the POC Eastern States Cup and the Enduro and SuperD Regional Championship finals for gravity mountain bike racing.

Pug Social returns to Killington 
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
September 11, 2014

Pug Social returns to Killington 

Saturday, Sept. 13 at 10 a.m. — KILLINGTON — Calling all pugs and pug lovers! Green Mountain Pug Rescue invites the public to the 12th Anniversary Pug Social on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. rain or shine. The event will be held at…

  • Three years after Irene: fish hatchery among the lingering scars
  • Three years after Irene: fish hatchery among the lingering scars
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September 3, 2014

Three years after Irene: fish hatchery among the lingering scars

By John Herrick

The Roxbury Fish Hatchery stood up to decades of storms since it was built in 1891, but when Tropical Storm Irene’s heavy downpours flooded the Flint Brook in 2011, some 70,000 nursling fish were swept downstream within hours.

When fully operational, the…

Picture perfect pond
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September 3, 2014

Picture perfect pond

Kent Pond in Killington reflects the sunset one calm night earlier this summer. Kent Hower casts a line into the glassy waters.

Photo by Paul Holmes

Killington Restaurant Week held Sept. 6-13
Arts, Dining & Entertainment
September 2, 2014

Killington Restaurant Week held Sept. 6-13

Over a dozen restaurants feature prix-fixe menus for two at $42.41

Sept. 6-13 — KILLINGTON — The Town of Killington has announced the return of Killington Restaurant Week, Sept. 6 – 13. The promotion features fixed-price menus at over a dozen restaurants in town, giving…