Tag Archives: By Lani Duke

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Rutland Region news briefs

By Lani Duke

GMC closing does not affect CSJ

The closing of Green Mountain College is expected to have no effect on the College of St. Joseph, CSJ president Jennifer Scott told the Rutland Herald recently. She believes the board of directors at CSJ will…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Lakes Region news briefs

By Lani Duke

Several races contested

In Benson, Daryl Barlett, Sam Bartholomew, Scott Hende, Cheryl Murray, and Pamela Stefanek have filed to take one-year seats on the town Select Board.

Opponents in the race for first constable are Ben Bartholomew and Daric Brown.

Two…

News Briefs
February 7, 2019

Dollar General opposition charges harassment

By Lani Duke

Poultney Properties LLC has been harassing Poultney resident Neil Vreeland and his wife, Vreeland complained in a motion for protective order and extraordinary relief filed in Environmental Court Jan. 14, according to meeting minutes. Vreeland believes he is targeted for his opposition…

New bike recreation in East Poultney
Switching Gears
August 30, 2018

New bike recreation in East Poultney

By Lani Duke

POULTNEY— The Slate Valley Trails Association plans to open 6 miles of new mountain biking and hiking trails on Route 140 in East Poultney with skill levels ranging from beginner to expert. The entire 10-mile project is expected to be complete this…

News Briefs
April 12, 2018

Rutland Region News Briefs – 4.11.18

By Lani Duke

New city fire chief receives warm welcome

Rutland City’s Board of Aldermen and many of its firefighters welcomed James L. Larsen, the new nominee for fire chief April 2 at the aldermen’s semimonthly meeting. He had been named the nominee at the…

News Briefs
April 12, 2018

Lake region News Briefs – 4.11.18

By Lani Duke

Castleton U “gives back” to Fair Haven community

FAIR HAVEN— Castleton University’s track and field team “spring cleaned” the center of downtown Fair Haven, tidying up the streets and public areas from Community Bank west to Liberty St. and Carl Duffy’s Store….