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Local News
January 11, 2017

Gondola mechanic dies in accident

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—A longtime Killington Resort employee died while on the job Saturday, according to state police. According to a news release, EMS responded to the Killington Ski Resort for an injured employee. The employee, Jeffrey K. Chalk, age 53 of Pittsford, had been…

Ride-share app Uber to debut in Killington
Featured
December 28, 2016

Ride-share app Uber to debut in Killington

By Evan Johnson

Skiers and snowboarders headed out for the night in Killington will be able to leave their keys at home, thanks to the popular application Uber, which will debut in January. The application uses a rider’s location to connect the rider with drivers…

Killington pastor to retire
Local News
December 28, 2016

Killington pastor to retire

By Evan Johnson

After living in the Killington area for over 50 years and ministering to the communities of Killington and Bridgewater, Beverly Anderson said she is ready for a new adventure. “Between the mountains and the ocean I think I can keep myself busy,”…

New lift starts spinning at Suicide Six
Local News
December 21, 2016

New lift starts spinning at Suicide Six

By Evan Johnson

POMFRET — As skiers return to Suicide Six for the 2016-2017 ski season, they’ll be riding a newly installed Leitner-Poma chairlift to the top. On Monday, Dec. 19, longtime skiers and resort management gathered to cut a ribbon on the new lift…

RRMC donates land for Rutland dog parks
Local News
December 14, 2016

RRMC donates land for Rutland dog parks

By Evan Johnson and Lani Duke

RUTLAND—Dogs in the Rutland area will have two spaces all their own to sniff, play and romp in this spring. A new nonprofit comprised of Rutland residents plans to open two parks. One will be adjacent to the West…

Local News
December 14, 2016

Town and golf course finances create auditing headache

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—Killington and the Green Mountain National Golf Course have found a way to report their financial standings to the public: keep the details separate. Last week, the Select Board heard from Bill Hall, principal and audit director with R.H.R. Smith & Co.,…

Local News
December 7, 2016

Killington budgets make further progress

By Evan Johnson

The various town departments of Killington are hammering out the details of budgets for fiscal year 2018. At the Nov. 29 Select Board meeting, heads of the roads and maintenance, police, fire, events and marketing departments presented budgets for the coming year,…