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April 18, 2018

Fifth Rutland sculpture to honor Andrea Mead Lawrence

RUTLAND— Andrea Mead Lawrence (1932-2009), a Rutland native and America’s only Olympic skier to win two gold medals in the same event, will be the subject of the fifth sculpture in a series highlighting figures of local and regional history.

Andrea Mead Lawrence grew up…

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April 18, 2018

Killington youth winds up stint as State House page

KILLINGTON— Otto Nisimblat, son of Steve Nisimblat and Jennifer Iannantuoni of Killington, has just completed a six-week session as a page in the. He was one of 30 eighth grade students from around the state who served this legislative session. Otto is…

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April 18, 2018

Fuel tank law forces business decisions

By Julia Purdy

Motorists looking for a quick fill-up will have to drive a little farther in Rutland and Chittenden, as two well-patronized gas stations have closed their pumps in response to a state law, passed in 2013, requiring the replacement of all unlined, single-walled…

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April 18, 2018

Townspeople spoke, Killington Select Board listened

By Julia Purdy

KILLINGTON— On Thursday, April 12, the Killington Select Board held a special meeting for the specific purpose of receiving public input and discussion on two urgent topics, which emerged from Town Meeting this year: future management of the Green Mountain National Golf…

Killington Elementary School students, teachers, parent donate hair
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April 18, 2018

Killington Elementary School students, teachers, parent donate hair

By Robin Alberti

Adults (back row, left-right): Cathy Foutch, Killington recreation director; Jodi LeBrun, teacher; Beth Sarandrea, mom and owner of Liquid Art; and Erica Hurd, Mountain Cuts Salon. Kids (front row, left-right): Allison Daigle, 5th grade; Samantha Daigle, 3rd grade; Temprence…

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April 18, 2018

Splish Slash…

 

By Jerry LeBlond

Despite the chilly spring weather, hundreds turned out for the annual Pond Skimming event at Killington Resort, Saturday, April 14. The event was held at the base of Highline this year.