Tag Archives: Rutland Herald

Local News
August 1, 2018

City could see first downtown hotel in decades

By Lani Duke and Katy Savage

RUTLAND—The former Rutland Herald building in downtown Rutland could become the city’s first downtown hotel.

DEW Construction, of Williston, has an option to purchase the building for $620,000.

“That’s considered to be a depressed area,” said DEW Vice President…

News Briefs
October 18, 2017

Rutland report

By Lani Duke

Chamber annual meeting looking at Rutland positives

RUTLAND—Good things are happening in Rutland, Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Mary Cohen told the Rutland Herald. The Chamber’s annual meeting Oct. 19 in the Paramount Theatre features the details of…

Local News
September 14, 2016

Catherine Nelson leaves Rutland Herald

By Adam Federman, VTDigger.org Catherine Nelson, publisher of the Rutland Herald, is leaving the company and retiring, according to an email sent to employees Monday, Sept. 12. The move comes in the middle of negotiations to sell the company, which includes the Times Argus, to Maine…

March 2, 2016

Correction, gov., fluoride is a drug

Dear editor,

This is an open letter to Governor Peter Shumlin.

We request that you (Shumlin) request the immediate resignation of Commissioner of Vermont Department of Health, Dr. Harry Chen, for his attempt to influence voter decision on fluoridation by sharing misinformation…

Remembering the fun of fall
Looking Back
October 1, 2015

Remembering the fun of fall

Recently a friend forwarded to me a Facebook picture of my friend Betty Clark and me in a huge pile of leaves. The picture had been taken in front of my house and it appeared in the Rutland Herald in 1956. Our arms are raised…