Category Archives: News Briefs

News Briefs
February 14, 2019

Tax season is open

The 2019 Vermont personal income tax season has opened. The IRS and the State of Vermont began accepting income tax returns on Jan. 28. This year, the federal and state…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Rutland Region news briefs

By Lani Duke GMC closing does not affect CSJ The closing of Green Mountain College is expected to have no effect on the College of St. Joseph, CSJ president Jennifer…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Lakes Region news briefs

By Lani Duke Several races contested In Benson, Daryl Barlett, Sam Bartholomew, Scott Hende, Cheryl Murray, and Pamela Stefanek have filed to take one-year seats on the town Select Board….

police
February 7, 2019

Feb. 6 Police

Killington man arrested State police arrested a man for possessing cocaine in Killington Jan. 29. Police said Shane Rand, 31, of Killington was stopped on Route 100 in Killington around…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Rutland gets new public defender

Katelyn Atwood has joined the Rutland County Public Defender’s staff after working for a year with attorney Mark Furlan. Working with Furlan, she already worked with clients having a conflict…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

The judgment-free skiing zone

By Dan Egan Skiing is a Zen sport.  The essence of the experience is to escape from the mundane routine of life and step into the adventure of the now. …