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VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes
Local News
April 5, 2017

VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes

By Polly Lynn Mikula

RUTLAND—On Saturday, April 1, a few United Nations delegates wandered through the vendors at the Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) in Rutland tasting a variety of Vermont products including fresh maple syrup, maple candy, apple cider, guacamole and jams, among other…

Local News
November 9, 2016

Rutland, Windsor County voters stick with incumbents for Senate seats

By Polly Lynn Rutland County county voters re-elected three republican incumbents for the state Senate seats: Kevin Mullin, Peg Flory and Brian Collamore will all return to Montpelier. Mullin received the highest vote totals with 14,553, followed by Flory with 13,984 and Collamore with 13,482….

Killington collaborates with partners across region
Local News
September 28, 2016

Killington collaborates with partners across region

KPAA and Killington Resort annual meeting highlights past success, future projects, new marketing initiatives By Polly Lynn Mikula “The vibes between the resort and community have changed in past 10 years. There is good communication, a sense of fun,” said Herwig Demschar, Powdr Corp. senior…

News Briefs
September 21, 2016

Sushi Yoshi in Killington opens year-round

By Polly Lynn On Friday, Sept. 16, Sushi Yoshi in Killington opened its doors, and this time not just for the season. “We absolutely did this in response to the great initiatives happening at Killington Resort and the town,” said Nate Freund, co-owner of Sushi…

Flooding remembered, five years later
Featured
August 24, 2016

Flooding remembered, five years later

By Polly Lynn Five years ago this week, Tropical Storm Irene killed six people in Vermont, ravaged 3,500 buildings, took out more than 500 miles of roads and about 200 bridges at an estimated cost of $733 million—a figure equal to two-thirds of the state’s…

Local News
August 10, 2016

Gala harvest festival hopes to draw 500

By Polly Lynn RUTLAND—The Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) will host its second annual Summer Harvest Fest feast and fundraiser, Sunday, Aug. 14, beginning at 3 p.m. Highlights of the gala event will include music, cocktails, a centerpiece competition dubbed the “Iron Gardener,” a silent…

So much more than books
Column
June 23, 2016

So much more than books

Courtesy of Sherburne Memorial Library

Sherburne Memorial Library invites the public to come in and find out about its extensive offerings.

Killington’s Sherburne Library hosts concerts, clubs, classes and programs for all ages

By Polly Lynn

Yes, your local library still…

Local News
June 15, 2016

“The future is bright for us”

By Robin Alberti

By Polly Lynn

“The future is bright for us, so put on your shades and let’s move forward,” said Jenn Lewis and Alex Sabo, who then put on sunglasses to end their speech. Lewish and Sabo addressed their fellow Green Mountain…