Tag Archives: Poultney Vermont

News Briefs
August 16, 2017

Lakes Region News Briefs 8/16

By Lani Duke

Lake St. Catherine hosts loons for perhaps first time ever

POULTNEY— The Vermont loon population has spread now as far as Lake St. Catherine, Vermont Department of Fish & Wildlife Migratory Birds biologist John Buck told the Rutland Herald. He said that…

August 2, 2017

Police investigate armed robbery

POULTNEY— Vermont state police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a gas station in Poultney, Vt. on July 25. According to a release, troopers from the Rutland Barracks went to the Irving gas station on Main Street in Poultney at around 6:30…

News Briefs
August 2, 2017

Lakes Region News Briefs

Fair Haven considers F&W purchase, looking at stormwater

FAIR HAVEN— The Vermont Department of Fish & Wildlife (VTF&W) intends to buy 281.4 acres of land next to Kehoe Green Mountain Camp, Jane Lazorchak, VTF&W  land acquisition coordinator, told the Fair Haven Select Board July 18….

News Briefs
July 7, 2016

Poultney’s Discount Food Store decimated in fire

Lightning suspected as cause

POULTNEY — Friday, On July 1, at 11:49 p.m. a motion sensor alarm went off at the Discount Food Store of Poultney at 298 E. Main Street in Poultney.  The owner of the store, Russell Merrill, age 60, of Poultney, Vt.,…