Tag Archives: rutland county

State News
November 20, 2015

Shumlin: inmate population at lowest point since early 2000s

Rutland and Windsor County programs recognized

Between 1997 and 2008, Vermont’s prison inmate population grew by 86 percent. After years of work to create a more rational criminal justice system that locks up fewer Vermonters that trend has been reversed, and today Vermont’s inmate population…

October 1, 2015

Local big game reporting stations

Hunters who take a bear, deer, turkey, or moose during the Vermont hunting seasons must bring the animal within 48 hours to the nearest game warden or to the nearest Vermont Fish & Wildlife reporting station. Below is a list of wardens and reporting stations in…

News Briefs
September 8, 2015

News Brief: Lakes Region

Act 46 continues to pose conundrums for schools

RUTLAND COUNTY—Act 46 leaves the officials of the 750-pupil Rutland Southwest Supervisory Union seemingly caught in a dilemma. To change from a supervisory union to a supervisory district with a single board and a single budget, the…

News Briefs
June 26, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

Sharing sheriffs

The Rutland County Sheriff’s Department will continue to provide patrol coverage for Wallingford for at least another year, per recent approval by the town select board. One deputy splits his time between Clarendon and Wallingford, funded by a federal Community Oriented Policing Services…

State News
May 22, 2015

Seatbelt safety campaign, sobriety checkpoints announced

RUTLAND COUNTY—Beginning May 18, 2015, law enforcement officials will be out in force, taking part in the 2015 national Click It or Ticket (CIOT) seat belt enforcement mobilization. “As we kick off the busy summer driving season, it is critical that everyone buckles up…

News Briefs
April 15, 2015

Rutland celebrates its youngest learners

RUTLAND COUNTY— April is the National Association for Education of Young Children designated “Month of the Young Child.” This year’s theme is “Celebrating Our Youngest Learners.” The Rutland Region will be celebrating through April 25.

It is also a time to recognize the…