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World Cup snowmaking team is confident
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
September 14, 2016

World Cup snowmaking team is confident

Planning for FIS World Cup entails experience, expertise, commitment By Karen D. Lorentz Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles on Killington hosting the World Cup races on November 26-27, 2016. It’s the first World Cup event to be held in…

Local News
September 7, 2016

Court hands down amended decision for Killington Village permit

By Karen D. Lorentz Judge Thomas S. Durkin, the Environmental Court judge who heard the Killington Village Act 250 permit appeals and rendered a June 21 merits decision and judgment order affirming the District #1 Environmental Commission’s permit subject to conditions, ruled on a motion…

State gives EB-5 re-approvals to SouthFace Village at Okemo
Local News
July 21, 2016

State gives EB-5 re-approvals to SouthFace Village at Okemo

Courtesy of Okemo Mountain Resort

Part of Okemo’s rising SouthFace Village, Sugar Maple, the first townhome offering has already sold out, and the second, Tamarack, is about to begin sales.

By Karen D. Lorentz

The Department of Financial Regulation (DFR) has given…

News Briefs
June 23, 2016

Snowmaking saved worst season in decades for Vermont ski resorts

Rutland Region holds up market share

By Karen D. Lorentz

Historical data indicate that Vermont’s 2015-16 ski/ride season was the most challenging season since 1979-80, a year when all eastern states qualified for Federal [economic] Disaster Assistance status due to record low snowfalls, rain, and…

Local News
April 7, 2016

Early birds save big on next season’s passes

By Karen D. Lorentz

While the effects of a wacko winter—it was unusually warmer, less snowy and more erratic temperature wise than previous weird winters—hasn’t gone by yet, the offer of early-bird season passes is marching on.

Actually, the major ski areas with huge snowmaking…