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Maple season good, but not great
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May 16, 2019

Maple season good, but not great

By Curt Peterson Ask any maple syrup farmer – the 2019 maple syrup season was somewhere between “excellent” and “okay.” Production-wise, syrup farmers say the 2019 season was very good,…

Snow covers the mountains May 14
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May 16, 2019

Snow covers the mountains May 14

By Polly Mikula It’s been a wet and cold spring and the snow that fell Monday night on the mountain tops was certainly not a welcomed sight. With May Day…

Airlines compete for Rutland skies
Local News
May 7, 2019

Airlines compete for Rutland skies

By Curt Peterson and Polly Mikula Cape Air Airline has a challenger for providing service between Logan Airport and Rutland-Southern Vermont Regional Airport from San Francisco’s Boutique Air. The proposed…

‘Suspicious’ Rutland fire displaces 10
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May 7, 2019

‘Suspicious’ Rutland fire displaces 10

Staff report RUTLAND—The state police have deemed a fire that left 10 people displaced “suspicious.” The Rutland City Fire Department arrived at the fire at 75 Main St. in Rutland…

Local News
May 7, 2019

Peg Willard Armitage, 89

Eighth generation Vermonter, Pittsford resident, artist, educator, author, historian, mother, grandmother, friend: This does not begin to adequately describe the amazing person born at Proctor Hospital on Aug. 31, 1929…