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Invasive Asian Clam found in Lake Bomoseen
Local News
September 7, 2016

Invasive Asian Clam found in Lake Bomoseen

BOMOSEEN—State officials recently discovered the presence of an invasive clam species in Lake Bomoseen, according to a news release Tuesday, Aug. 30. The Asian clam has been documented in surrounding regions like Lake George, N.Y., but has not been found in Vermont until now. Asian…

News Briefs
May 27, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region May 26

Officer receives commendation

FAIR HAVEN—Fair Haven Police Chief William Humphries gave Sgt. Dale Kerber an official Lifesaver commendation for services to the community and surrounding area. The May 9 award cites three instances in which Kerber saved a life by administering the opioid antidote naloxone…

News Briefs
March 30, 2016

Lakes Region News Briefs

By Lani Dukes

Contemplating Life Café holds official open house

FAIR HAVEN—Michael Mancino has opened the Contemplating Life Café in the former Carvey’s restaurant of Fair Haven. Though it first opened Feb. 13, it held its grand opening over Easter weekend.

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
September 10, 2015

Dog dock diving competition to benefit RCHS

Sunday, Sept. 13 at 12 p.m. — BOMOSEEN — The Rutland County Humane Society’s 8th Annual Dog Dock Diving competition will take place on Sunday, Sept. 13, from 12-3 p.m. at the Lake House Pub and Grill on Lake Bomoseen (Rte. 30). There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd longest…

News Briefs
September 10, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Bomoseen hosts an exotic visitor

BOMOSEEN—A yellow-crowned night heron has been frequenting Bomoseen State Park in August. Nyctanassa violacea is more often spotted year-round in warmer coastal areas along the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean islands. But its breeding range extends up…

News Briefs
September 10, 2015

W2W celebrates 10th annual “Boating with Becky” event

BOMOSEEN—On Saturday, Aug. 29, 12 ladies of the W2W (“woman to woman”) cancer support group gathered for the 10th annual “Boating with Becky” event at Crystal Beach, Lake Bomoseen.

After enjoying a picnic lunch at the beach, member Becky Oberkirch donated the use of her…

News Briefs
April 30, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Castleton students take a different kind of final exam

CASTLETON—Students in Castleton College’s community health and women’s health issues classes took their final grade exam outside the classroom, collecting DNA from people who registered to be on the international…