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Local News
July 11, 2018

Community rallies for local family

Staff report

RUTLAND—The community has rallied to raise close to $200,000 for a local family injured after their boat exploded in the Bahamas.

The Schaffer family, including Stefanie, 22, her sister Brooke, 13, their mother Stacey and stepfather Paul Bender, were on a wildlife excursion…