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  • Grudge Match illuminates top riders in Dark Park
  • Grudge Match illuminates top riders in Dark Park
Local News
March 5, 2015

Grudge Match illuminates top riders in Dark Park

By Robin Alberti

KILLINGTON—On Saturday, Feb. 28, the Darkside held its third annual Grudge Match, which turned out to be one of the biggest events that Darkside has hosted at the Dark Park, according to employee Evan Ricker. The Dark Park is located behind…

Perspectives on ski area leaseholds
Local News
March 5, 2015

Perspectives on ski area leaseholds

Courtesy of the SAO Report

Shaded grey area shows the 1,680 acres Killington leases from the state; the top of the peaks along the ridge.

Perplexing proposal lacks big picture planning, say resort experts

By Karen D….

  • KMS celebrates its 40th anniversary at Ruby Gala
  • KMS celebrates its 40th anniversary at Ruby Gala
Local News
March 5, 2015

KMS celebrates its 40th anniversary at Ruby Gala

KILLINGTON—Killington Mountain School and the Killington Ski Club jointly hosted a Ruby Gala to celebrate Academy and Development athletes and to recognize the 40th anniversary of Killington Mountain School. Guests donned red dresses, red neckties, Nantucket red slacks, and red shoes in keeping with…

Vegetable garden grant has KMS looking forward to spring
Local News
March 5, 2015

Vegetable garden grant has KMS looking forward to spring

KILLINGTON—With the deep snowpack outside, it might be hard to imagine turning over soil in garden beds and planting seeds, but spring will be here soon, and it will be time to get vegetable and flower gardens ready for planting.

Killington Mountain School…

Local News
March 2, 2015

Killington Selectboard Forum

Killington Selectboard Forum

Executive Summary

 

To educate our members on the upcoming Selectboard election, the KPAA held a candidate forum on Thursday, February 26.  Each candidate was given 10 minutes for an opening statement followed by four questions developed by the…

Local News
February 26, 2015

Candidates for City Mayor differ on paths to growth

By Cristina Kumka

RUTLAND — The following information regarding the positions of Rutland mayoral candidates Incumbent Chris Louras, Dave Allaire and Kam Johnston came directly from the election season’s first mayoral debate held at the College of St. Joseph in Rutland Feb. 18.

What makes…

Local News
February 26, 2015

Communities ready for Town Meeting

By Stephen Seitz

February is almost done, and that means town meeting is around the corner. This year it is on March 3.

Towns in Windsor County and across the state will choose their officers and decide on their budgets, among other…

Q&A with Chris Bianchi
Local News
February 26, 2015

Q&A with Chris Bianchi

1) Why are you running?

It’s been an honor to serve our town and I want to work with our board to continue the progress we’ve made. In the six years that I have been on the board, I’ve worked with six different…

Q&A with Jim Haff
Local News
February 26, 2015

Q&A with Jim Haff

1) Why are you running?

I’m concerned about the numbers and presentation contained in our annual reports that do not reflect accurate information. I believe it’s painting a rosier picture than actually is. I’ve always been about providing accurate information for the voters…