Tag Archives: Pawlet

News Briefs
January 14, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Updated town plan addresses land use issues

PAWLET—Pawlet’s Select Board will consider readopting a reworked town plan in February 2016, with minor modifications to the plan currently in place, adopted Nov. 16, 2010. Among other inclusions, the plan contains a projection on…

News Briefs
January 6, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Don’t toss out the table phones yet

MIDDLETOWN SPRINGS—The cell tower on McNamara Road in Middletown Springs is still on hold despite receiving its certificate of public good in April 2011. AT&T Regional Vice President Owen Smith recently claimed the company intends…

News Briefs
January 5, 2016

Pawlet woman dies en route to hospital after car crash

WELLS — On Saturday, Dec. 12, at 5:04 p.m., the Vermont State Police received a report of a single vehicle crash on Route 30 at Lochlea Lane in the town of Wells, Vt.

Police learned that Megan E. Baker, age 28 of Pawlet, Vt.,  was driving…

News Briefs
September 24, 2015

News Briefs: Lake Region

By Lani Duke

Solar expansion ignites local flares

PAWLET—About two years ago, Northeast Community Solar had begun laying out a solar field on Route 30, north of Blossom’s Corner in Pawlet. The Vermont Public Service Board had granted the company a certificate of public good…

News Briefs
September 18, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Community renewal

PAWLET—As part of a package of nearly $40 million in Vermont downtown and village center designation projects, Mach’s General Store and Flower Brook Brewery in Pawlet received a $146,431 tax credit allocation. Damaged by flood in 2011, fire in 2014, the 1804 brick…

Local News
September 11, 2015

Bicyclist killed by driver who fell asleep

PAWLET — On Monday, Sept. 7, at approximately 3:38 p.m., members of the Vermont State Police, Rutland Barracks, responded to a motor vehicle crash involving a bicycle.

Investigation revealed that 21-year-old Kathleen E. King, of Wells, Vt., fell asleep behind the wheel of her vehicle,…

News Briefs
August 27, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Charging cars and the economy

FAIR HAVEN—Fair Haven has joined the growing list of communities with an electric vehicle charging station, fully operational as of August 7. The charging station is located at the south end of the town green on Main Street. Officials are…