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Preston Leete Smith to be honored
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October 30, 2014

Preston Leete Smith to be honored

KILLINGTON—On Saturday, Nov. 1, Killington founder Preston Leete Smith will be recognized for his ground-breaking contributions to the development of alpine skiing in New England and nationally at the resort he created from a trackless mountain. As the guest of honor at the New England…

  • KMS cyclists find the podium in N.Y. and N.H.
  • KMS cyclists find the podium in N.Y. and N.H.
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October 22, 2014

KMS cyclists find the podium in N.Y. and N.H.

KILLINGTON — On Saturday, Oct. 11, the Killington Mountain School cycling team headed to Rochester, N.Y. for the Ellison Park Cyclocross Festival, where they competed in another great weekend of cyclocross. Coach Brad Ramsay explained that the course was set on a hillside, and had…

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October 22, 2014

Sprint Cars test the track at Devil’s Bowl Speedway

WEST HAVEN–The winged warriors of the Sprint Cars of New England (SCoNE) tour will make their official debut at Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Sunday, October 26, with a start time of 1 p.m. The event was rescheduled from Oct. 18. SCoNE will be join…

Six receive bow certification
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October 22, 2014

Six receive bow certification

MENDON — These six young aspiring bow hunters were part of a larger group of individuals who recently completed a bow certification course held through the Mendon Fish & Game Club. The course, taught by Larry Sears, was held on Sept. 22-23 at the Mendon…

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October 22, 2014

Stowe gives Rutland first home game loss of the season

By Maxx Steinmetz

With hopes high after a three game winning streak and home pitch advantage, the Rutland Roosters were confident that although they knew Mad River/Stowe would come with a lot of players, they could give the visitor their first loss of…

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October 22, 2014

Golf Tournament raises over $2,000 for Foley Cancer Center

RUTLAND—On Oct. 14, golfers teed up at the 5th Annual Jean Cooper Memorial Golf Tournament and raised over $2,000 in support of patient care at the Foley Cancer Center at Rutland Regional Medical Center. The tournament was hosted in September at the Country Meadow…

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October 22, 2014

Judy Storch wins second annual Jeff Hadley Memorial Golf Pass raffle

KILLINGTON — On Monday, Oct. 20, Green Mountain National announced the winner of its second annual Jeff Hadley Memorial Golf Pass raffle that included more than 600 contestants.  Judy Storch’s name was pulled in a blind drawing for the grand prize a 2015 Green Mountain…

  • Rutland Roosters climb to second in the division
  • Rutland Roosters climb to second in the division
  • Rutland Roosters climb to second in the division
Sports
October 15, 2014

Rutland Roosters climb to second in the division

By Maxx Steinmetz

This past week the Rutland Roosters Rugby Football Club (RFC) began the second half of the season by traveling to Ludlow to face Black River RFC for the second time.

The day was sunny and the Rutland Roosters arrived with a player to spare,…

KMS Alpine athletes hit the slopes training in Stubai, Austria
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October 15, 2014

KMS Alpine athletes hit the slopes training in Stubai, Austria

KILLINGTON — Killington Mountain School Alpine athletes arrived in Stubai, Austria last week, for a two week trip of training in top-notch conditions.  The group, along with coaches Tom Sell, Pavel Stastny, Jack Bailey, Chelsea Marshall, and Matt Beers, have trained on and off snow,…