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Local News
July 11, 2018

Community rallies for local family

Staff report

RUTLAND—The community has rallied to raise close to $200,000 for a local family injured after their boat exploded in the Bahamas.

The Schaffer family, including Stefanie, 22, her sister Brooke, 13, their mother Stacey and stepfather Paul Bender, were on a wildlife excursion…

News Briefs
February 8, 2016

Hubbardton asks for help for one of its own

HUBBARDTON — When fire departments from four towns showed up Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the fire on Black Pond Road in Hubbardton, it said much about small towns, the selflessness of firefighters and the generosity of one man’s life.

Bob Gibbs is a native Vermonter, living…