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Woodworking & Forest Festival returns to Woodstock for 14th year, named top event
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September 20, 2017

Woodworking & Forest Festival returns to Woodstock for 14th year, named top event

WOODSTOCK—Lovers of farms, forests, and fine woodworking— those great aspects of Vermont— will be on display at the  Vermont Woodworking & Forest Festival held Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23-24 at Billings Farm & Museum and the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The Vermont Wood Manufacturers Association…

Vt. waterfowl hunting weekend brings youth outdoors
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September 20, 2017

Vt. waterfowl hunting weekend brings youth outdoors

Sept. 23-24—VERMONT—A youngster’s first hunt can mark the beginning of a lifelong passion for the outdoors and a commitment to wildlife conservation. There is no finer time to begin this journey than during Vermont’s upcoming youth waterfowl hunting weekend on Sept. 23-24.

“Vermont’s youth waterfowl hunting weekend…

W2W cancer support group heads to the beach
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September 6, 2017

W2W cancer support group heads to the beach

Photo by Tamera Mack Pictured: Adela Hanson, Rutland; Paula Liguori, Florence; Linda McGuire, Shrewsbury; Arlene Zivitz, Rutland; Lynn Rose, Rutland; Leslie Sternfels, Fair Haven; Katrine Hughes, Rutland; Carol VanGuilder, Rutland; Susan Edwards, West Rutland; Marie Fitzgerald, Pittsford; Cheryl Gosselin, Fair Haven; Mary Werbinski,…

Paddleboard competition raises funds for multi-town bike path
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September 6, 2017

Paddleboard competition raises funds for multi-town bike path

A group of 20 paddleboarders raced down the Woodward Reservoir at the first Make A Wave race, held Saturday, Aug. 26.

PLYMOUTH—First Stop Board Barn of West Bridgewater hosted its first annual Make A Wave benefit paddleboard race Saturday, Aug. 26.

The highly…

Locals to take a pie to the face for charity
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September 6, 2017

Locals to take a pie to the face for charity

Photo Courtesy of Dave Hoffenberg Local celebrities are covered in pie at a past fundraising event to raising money for Chase William Kuehl and the Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation.

By Dave Hoffenberg KILLINGTON—On Sunday, Sept. 10, Moguls Sports Pub will host the annual…

State investigates 1 million gallon sewage spill in Rutland
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August 31, 2017

State investigates 1 million gallon sewage spill in Rutland

Photo By Adam Federman, VTDigger Jeff Wennberg, Rutland public works commissioner By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

RUTLAND – The state is investigating a nearly 1 million gallon overflow of untreated sewage into East and Otter creeks earlier this month in Rutland City, according city Public Works…

Program aims to ease transition to middle school
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August 31, 2017

Program aims to ease transition to middle school

PROSPER Team Leader Kimberly Griffin, right, hands out information about the PROSPER program during the eclipse party in Brandon on Monday, Aug. 21. By Lee J. Kahrs

BRANDON—A new program designed to help parents and kids communicate is being offered to fifth and sixth graders and…