Category Archives: Local News

Local News
March 6, 2019

‘ A step back in time ’

Killington hosts Stay to Stay potential new residents By Katy Savage KILLINGTON—Robin Parks has been thinking of moving to Vermont for over a year. The single 46-year-old from Idaho likes…

Local News
March 6, 2019

Pittsford approves water system upgrade

Pittsford voters approved a $970,000 bond request to make public water system sewer improvements. The vote was approved 240-165 on Tuesday and the expense will include new sewer mains, a pump…

Local News
March 6, 2019

Mendon moderator gets re-elected

Mendon incumbent Moderator Christopher Corsones was re-elected to his seat on Tuesday after defeating challenger Rich Carlson 70-49 on Town Meeting Day. The one-year town moderator position was the only…

Local News
March 5, 2019

Wallingford to appoint constable

Wallingford voters agreed to appoint a constable instead of electing one in the future. The article passsed 227-144 on Tuesday. Bruce Duchesne defeated Mark Tessier for a three-year select board seat  185–…

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March 5, 2019

Brandon names new selectman

Tim Guiles defeated Dennis Reisenweaver for an open three-year select board seat in Brandon on Tuesday. Guiles won in an Australian ballot vote 400-242. Voters re-elected incumbents Brian Coolidge and…

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March 5, 2019

Rutland town says ‘yes’ to school safety

Timothy Hammond defeated incumbent Nicole McPhee 474-375 for a two-year school board seat in Rutland town. Rutland voters approved all special articles, including a $235,000 bond to improve elementary  school safety on…

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March 5, 2019

Bridgewater names new selectman

Bridgewater has a new Select Board member. Voters elected Brian Bontrager over Bruce Page in a 91-34 floor vote on Tuesday. Bontrager, a former school board and planning commission member,…