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Ascutney to install new T-bar lift by winter
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June 25, 2019

Ascutney to install new T-bar lift by winter

By Curt Peterson West Windsor’s Ascutney Outdoors, which has been providing access to groomed slope and back-country skiing via rope tow, will be sporting a modern T-bar lift starting with…

John Ditcheos, 88
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June 25, 2019

John Ditcheos, 88

John Ditcheos died at his home in Woodstock, in his favorite easy chair, on June 18 at age 88. He was born on Sept. 12, 1930, in Hightstown, New Jersey…

Vermont ranks 49th for youth vaping
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June 19, 2019

Vermont ranks 49th for youth vaping

Staff report Two online insurance marketplaces, QuoteWizard and Lending Tree, recently compiled data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and released a report June 6 outlining e-cigarette usage by…

Local News
June 18, 2019

Option tax up slightly

The first quarter rooms and meals option tax numbers indicate a strong season. The option taxes brought in about $215,000 for Killington this year, up from the five-year average of…

Woodstock entrepreneurs excel with nutty products
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June 18, 2019

Woodstock entrepreneurs excel with nutty products

By Curt Peterson Caroline Olsen’s college-age stomach aches evolved into a thriving young business making cashew milk products in Woodstock. According to the Nutty Life LLC website, nutty-milk.com, Olsen’s addiction…

Rutland seniors pursue rock climbing
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June 18, 2019

Rutland seniors pursue rock climbing

By Shelby Collett Three days before their graduation ceremony Rutland seniors Lily Duboff, Owen Massie and Elijah Jones spent the day canoeing to the base of Rogers Rock in Lake…

Barbara Templeton, 72
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June 18, 2019

Barbara Templeton, 72

Barbara Lynn Templeton, age 72, died with grace in the early morning of Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her daughters Traci and Kristi…