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Killington softball league is looking for players
Sports
March 30, 2016

Killington softball league is looking for players

By Robin Alberti

Be a part of a softball team this summer, and get in some hang time like this player did with a leaping catch.

Calling all softball players! Killington Softball League is looking for a few good…

Local News
February 24, 2016

Area towns prepare for Town Meeting Day, Tuesday, March 1

By Stephen Seitz

Voters across Vermont will trek to the polls on March 1 to set their town budgets, choose their local leaders, and settle various policy questions. Rutland and Windsor County voters will be considering the following:

In Killington, voters will…

Letter
February 24, 2016

Tate update: Creating a culture of prosperity

Dear Editor,

Something’s missing.

Your Vermont General Assembly is back in full swing and once again the body is forced into a posture of reaction—reacting to continued drops in student population, the highest health care premiums in the United States, rampant drug use, stagnating wages…

State News
February 10, 2016

FBI expands to include animal abuse

Two years ago the Vermont Volunteer Services for Animals (VVSA) humane society, based in Bridgewater, Vt., was asked by state police to conduct a statewide survey of reported acts of neglect and abuse towards animals, including the number of cases, which agencies responded, and…

Local News
February 3, 2016

Local races shaping up

By Stephen Seitz

Except for Killington, there doesn’t seem to be much excitement in area races for local office on the east side of the Green Mountains this year.

Killington town clerk Lucrecia Wonsor said that former selectman Jim Haff will challenge chairwoman Patty McGrath…

Opinion
January 27, 2016

Local elections deadlines approach

By Stephen Seitz

Town meeting is right around the corner, and the period to run for local office has begun.

While there are still some towns like Reading and Bridgewater which conduct business by electing officers from the floor, most elect their officers by the…

Letter
January 18, 2016

State spending continues to outpace growth

Dear Editor,

Last Thursday Governor Shumlin delivered his final State of the State address to a chamber full of dignitaries, special guests and a group of legislators who are facing yet another difficult budget crisis. While there was much in the speech I could agree…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 25, 2015

Historical Society holds annual meeting

Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. — BRIDGEWATER — The Bridgewater Historical Society’s annual meeting will be held Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. at the old brick schoolhouse, 12 North Bridgewater Road. A short meeting with the election of officers and Board members precedes a 6:30…