Tag Archives: July 7 2016

Billings Farm & Museum appoints new director
News Briefs
July 15, 2016

Billings Farm & Museum appoints new director

Submitted David M. Simmons WOODSTOCK—On July 7, the Woodstock Foundation announced that David M. Simmons has been appointed director of the Billings Farm & Museum, one of Vermont’s premier outdoor…

News Briefs
July 15, 2016

Man dies after going to son’s aid

By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger.org A Starksboro man has died after jumping into the water off Button Bay State Park to help his son, who was struggling while swimming, according to…

Local News
July 14, 2016

U.S. Senate passes GMO bill pre-empting Vt. law

By Anne Galloway, VTDigger.org The U.S. Senate passed a GMO bill late Thursday, July 7, that will require food manufacturers to provide information about genetically engineered ingredients. The measure passed…