Category Archives: Local News

Local News
February 27, 2019

Fact sheet

The FYE 2020 bond and debt service articles on the Killington ballot explained By Chet Hagenbarth, Killington town manager This year’s Town Meeting warning includes several articles related to the…

Local News
February 27, 2019

Meet Castleton’s candidates

Editor’s note: These questions were developed and distributed by local members of the League of Women Voters, a non-partisan organization dedicated to creating an informed electorate. They were sent to…

Chuck Hughes becomes race pro
Local News
February 20, 2019

Chuck Hughes becomes race pro

By Karen D. Lorentz Thousands of kids who were born in Vermont and grew up in the Rutland Region learned to ski at nearby Pico or Killington. Many of them…

Obituary: Sarah Ann Noecker, 62
Local News
February 20, 2019

Obituary: Sarah Ann Noecker, 62

June 21, 1956 – Jan. 30, 2019 Sarah Ann Noecker was an avid outdoors woman. An expert skier, she was a pass holder at Killington for over 30 years and…

Local News
February 20, 2019

Hobby Lobby to close in March

Staff Report After about five years, Hobby Lobby is closing its Rutland store. A Hobby Lobby store manager said Tuesday, Feb. 19 that the store will close March 9. The…

Local News
February 20, 2019

Killington town hires Bristow

By Curt Peterson Preston Bristow of Woodstock was shocked to get a job he never applied for. “The Town of Killington decided to downsize it’s town planner and zoning administrator…