Tag Archives: Killington Vermont

Local News
October 18, 2017

US Open bike race coming in 2018

After a successful 2017 relaunch, the US Open of Mountain Biking has announced the event will be hosted at Killington Resort in 2018. The iconic event will be held Aug. 1 – 5, the week leading up to the UCI World Cup at Mount Saint Anne….

Locals recognized at harvest festival
Featured
October 11, 2017

Locals recognized at harvest festival

By Evan Johnson

Two long-time supporters of the Vermont Farmers Food Center received recognition at the organization’s annual Harvest Festival, Sunday, Oct. 1.

Royal and Zip Barnard jointly received the 2017 Person of the Year Award. Bill Clark was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award. Barnard…

World Cup updates announced
Featured
October 11, 2017

World Cup updates announced

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—Speaking at the annual Killington Pico Area Association, Killington Resort president and general manager Mike Solimano outlined some updates to the schedule for the Audi FIS World Cup in November.

“By all accounts it was a pretty amazing event,” Solimano said, referring…

Local News
October 11, 2017

Resort, KPAA look ahead to new projects

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—Seated in the Peak Lodge at the summit of Killington Mountain, resort officials and members of the Killington Pico Area Association (KPAA) set their sights on the coming winter season and the events and developments slated to come with it.

KPAA news…

Killington zip code offers a buyer’s market
Featured
September 27, 2017

Killington zip code offers a buyer’s market

By Karen D. Lorentz

It’s been a busy year for the Killington real estate market, and while prices are moving up slightly for some properties, they still represent good values, real estate agents report.

They note that Killington has…

Local News
September 27, 2017

Biz leaders discuss jobs, environmental efficiency

By Evan Johnson

Jobs were the main topic of conversation at a recent conference at Killington Resort – specifically those in the energy efficiency sector.

In a four-person panel at the Killington Grand Hotel on Wednesday, Sept. 20, representatives from the state, a regional development…

Letter
September 20, 2017

Killington’s bear problem is getting out of hand

Dear Editor,

Killington has an overabundance of bears this year — actually every year as I see it — but it’s getting worse and worse. Can we do something about it? Do we have to wait for someone or their pet to get mauled or…

AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
September 20, 2017

Vermont ski resorts contribute $50K to World Cup

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON—Vermont ski and snowboard resorts have joined together to support the hosting of the Women’s Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Killington Resort. In spring 2017 the Vermont Ski Areas Association (VSAA) board of directors agreed to sponsor the Killington Resort-based event…