Tag Archives: ANR

Local News
May 30, 2018

Stern to challenge incumbent governor Scott

By Stephen Seitz

CAVENDISH—Republican gubernatorial candidate Keith Stern brought his campaign to Cavendish on May 24, where he discussed what was on the minds of area voters.

Don Shattuck, like Stern a Springfield resident, shared a beef he had with the…

Universal recycling law boosts fresh food donations
Local News
September 21, 2016

Universal recycling law boosts fresh food donations

Vermont Foodbank and partners see 40 percent increase The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) and the Vermont Foodbank announced Tuesday, Sept. 13, a 40 percent increase in food donations in 2016, topping the 25-30 percent increase seen in 2015. The announcement comes during September’s…

Local News
November 16, 2015

Electronics are piling up; haulers losing money on recycling

E-waste causing problems in some towns

By Stephen Seitz

A global slowdown in the electronic waste recycling market is causing problems in some Vermont towns.

“E-waste is in a bit of a turmoil,” said Jim O’Gorman, who manages the Rutland County Solid Waste…