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Ninja warriors to compete in Killington
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October 3, 2018

Ninja warriors to compete in Killington

By Katy Savage

Ninja warriors are coming to town.

Allyssa Beird and Joe Moravsky, who compete on the NBC television show “American Ninja Warriors,” are making a special guest appearance for the inaugural WreckTangle Championship at Killington Resort Sunday, Oct. 7 from…

Candidate forum offers food for thought
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October 3, 2018

Candidate forum offers food for thought

By Julia Purdy

RUTLAND—Some 50 citizens attended a candidates’ forum at the Rutland Public Library Saturday, Sept. 22, sponsored by the Rutland chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Tabitha Pohl-Moore, president of the chapter, said that the focus of…

Mountain biking clubs expand in schools
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October 3, 2018

Mountain biking clubs expand in schools

By Katy Savage

As mountain biking trails are being blazed in the area, the sport is also growing in schools.

The Woodstock High School Cycling Club launched at Woodstock Union Middle-High School this year under Todd Uva’s leadership.

Uva, who has…

U.S. Open of MTB to return
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October 3, 2018

U.S. Open of MTB to return

Staff report

KILLINGTON—The U.S. Open of Mountain Biking is returning to Killington next year, Killington Human Resources Director Judy Geiger announced at the annual Killington Pico Area Association meeting, Wednesday, Sept. 26.

The mountain biking competition, held Aug. 1-5, drew about 5,500…

Community comes together for mountain’s rebirth
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September 26, 2018

Community comes together for mountain’s rebirth

By Katy Savage

WEST WINDSOR—About 300 people attended the opening celebration of the long-awaited Ascutney Outdoors Center on Sunday, Sept. 23.

The 3,000 square foot building was designed and built by a number of volunteer community carpenters over the past 20 months at the site…

Chet Hagenbarth named Killington town manager
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September 21, 2018

Chet Hagenbarth named Killington town manager

KILLINGTON—The Select Board has appointed a new town manager with a familiar face.

Chet Hagenbarth, who has been an interim town manager since April, was appointed to the town manager position in a meeting Monday, Sept. 16.

Hagenbarth has worked in the…