Tag Archives: Staff Report

Local News
November 7, 2018

High winds KO’s power

Staff report

About 15,500 Green Mountain Power customers lost power in a high-winds storm over the past weekend.

Crews had to respond to 250 locations with trees down or hazards that needed to be addressed related to the storm. About 98 percent…

Local News
August 28, 2018

Williams, Soucy still out in recount

Staff report

A two-day recount of votes in the Republican primary election for a Rutland County Senate Seat found more votes than before. short

The recount showed 16,676 people voted, up from 16,569 votes previously counted—though the outcome hasn’t changed.

Rutland County is comprised of…

Local News
July 5, 2018

Extreme heat advisory in effect until 8 p.m. Thursday

Staff report

An extreme heat wave impacting all of Vermont is expected to break 8 p.m. Thursday.

The National Weather Service in Burlington said temperatures peaked at 102 degrees, with the warmest weather between noon and 6 p.m. Thursday.

The break in temperatures, with cooler…

Local News
August 10, 2016

The Mountain Times ceases direct-mail to Pittsfield rural route

Change due to new postal regulations Staff report PITTSFIELD—Due to postal regulations, The Mountain Times can no longer be direct-mailed to Pittsfield residents on the rural route. The change is effective immediately. There is a distribution box in the vestibule at the Pittsfield post office,…

Local News
June 17, 2015

Makers’ Faires abound

Students and grownups get to debut inventions

Staff report

KILLINGTON—Killington Elementary School students outdid themselves with projects at the school’s first ever Makers’ Faire earlier this month, reported school officials in the weekly newsletter. Projects ran the gamut and included solar cars, flying cars, nature…

  • Waitsfield bank robberies investigated
  • Waitsfield bank robberies investigated
  • Waitsfield bank robberies investigated
State News
May 14, 2015

Waitsfield bank robberies investigated

Staff report

Investigations continue into the armed robberies that occurred at the Northfield Savings Bank in Waitsfield on two successive Tuesdays, April 28 and May 5. It is unknown if the two armed robbery incidents are connected.

On Tuesday, April 28,…