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Hot wheels
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June 23, 2016

Hot wheels

KILLINGTON — For three days athletes threw themselves down East Mountain Road in Killington on skateboards, competing for the fastest time. The Downhill Throwdown freeride event was back for a third year, featuring high-speed action June 16–18.

Downhill skateboarders and street luge competitors from all over…

Proposed skatepark in Killington seeks input, approval
Local News
June 23, 2016

Proposed skatepark in Killington seeks input, approval

By Juliette Kapitan Killington may soon be adding a skatepark to its growing list of non-winter season activities. The proposal was put forth by Tucker Zink, general manager of Darkside Snowboards,and Jon Hough, who manufactures Dex Skateboards in Derry, N.H. Hough is currently working for…

Life of Leo Davin celebrated
Obituaries
June 23, 2016

Life of Leo Davin celebrated

Leo J. Davin, Jr., 73, of Killington, Vt. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Hospital in Lebanon, N.H., from complications resulting from cancer and a blood disorder. Leo Davin was born in Norwich, Conn., on Sept. 20, 1942. He was…

Local News
June 23, 2016

Vermont’s early voting for the state primary begins

Vermont Secretary of State Jim Condos announced Monday, June 20, that early voting will officially open Friday, June 24. Beginning on Friday, registered voters will be able to request a ballot from their town clerk by phone, mail, or online and cast their vote for…

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June 23, 2016

Windsor/Rutland County primary races set

By Stephen Seitz The candidates have been set for the primary elections, this year to be held on Aug. 9. The state is scheduled to deliver the ballots to the towns by June 24. Warnings for the primary election can be posted between June 30…