Commentary, Opinion

Christmas spirit, 2022

By Julia Purdy After the Gospel, Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is probably the best known story of Christmas in the English language. Since 1900, the entertainment industry alone has produced at least 50 versions for film and TV. We […]

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Local News

A tree goes to Washington

Vermont inaugurated a national tradition By Julia Purdy High on Bethel Mountain Road outside Rochester, observant travelers might notice two prominent brown wooden signs flanking the road, with carved letters announcing the Riley Bostwick Wildlife Management Area and the Millionth […]

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Featured, State News

Colors delight leaf peepers

By Julia Purdy Well, fall foliage has done it again… in spite of a slow start and drought that has hit some trees hard, Indigenous Peoples’ Weekend (formerly Columbus Day) rewarded visitors and locals like with the progression of color […]

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