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Local News
August 29, 2018

Killington turns down solar power agreement

By Julia Purdy

KILLINGTON—The long-awaited power purchase agreement with AllEarth Solar of Williston was scuttled on a 2-1 vote at the Killington Select Board meeting Aug. 20. Board members Steve Finneron and Jim Haff voted against; Patty McGrath voted for. Finneron said he thinks there…

News Briefs
January 3, 2018

Osher Winter Lecture Series begins Friday, Jan. 5

By Gerrie Russell

The Osher Life Long Learning Institute in Rutland exists to promote continuing education for area residents age 50 and older. It operates under the auspices of the University of Vermont and is run by a volunteer board of directors comprised of local…

Killington Active Seniors enjoy annual picnic
News Briefs
August 10, 2016

Killington Active Seniors enjoy annual picnic

By Gerrie Russell A beautiful Vermont evening, good food, great conversation with a lot of laughs and the promise of entertainment within walking distance lured almost 50 Killington Active Seniors to their annual picnic. This was held last Thursday evening, Aug. 4,  at the Herbert…

Letter
January 12, 2016

New progress report addresses residents’ goals outlined in 2008

Dear Editor,

In 2007, the Killington Growth Initiative (KGI), a community group composed of business leaders, local government and residents, identified key challenges before the town, including a depressed economy, decline in cultural activities, lack of sustainable year-round economy, poor communication, and a strained relationship…

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute presents fall program
Local News
September 8, 2015

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute presents fall program

Courtesy of Gerrie Russell

Steve Wood portrays the sixteenth president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.

By Gerrie Russell

Friday, Sept. 4 at 1:30 p.m. — RUTLAND — Bernard Osher, a native of Biddeford, Maine is an extremely successful business man and community…

Killington Active Seniors to hold picnic

By Gerrie Russell

Thursday, Aug. 13 — KILLINGTON — Members of a local group called Killington Active Seniors are frequently found at the new Adventure Center, playing a round of golf or doing water aerobics at Pico. They go to Disney World, cruise the open…

  • Sally Curtis honored as Patron of the Arts
  • Sally Curtis honored as Patron of the Arts
  • Sally Curtis honored as Patron of the Arts
News Briefs
May 27, 2015

Sally Curtis honored as Patron of the Arts

By Susan R. Wacker-Donle

Photo One: “Lahaina Sunset” by Susan R. Wacker-Donle

Photo Two: “Free Range” by Mary Fran Lloyd

Photo Three: Past President Sally Curtis accepting Patron of the Arts plaque from current KAG President Mike…