Column, Tree Talk

After the leaves have fallen

By Gary Salmon Several years ago, Michael Wojtech’s book, “BARK: A Field Guide to Trees of the Northeast,” came out, which helped in this difficult identification process. Bark is not as consistent as leaves are and changes as the tree […]

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Op - Ed, Opinion

Trump leaves climate action to us

By Duane Peterson The American government has officially reversed course on protecting us from climate change. National security is the central priority we expect from the federal government, so this is truly alarming, for our nation and our planet. But […]

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Local News

Vermont: who leaves, who stays

By Julia Purdy There is bad news about population loss in six U.S. states, according to, which lists Illinois, West Virginia, Connecticut, Mississippi, Maine and Vermont as the states with the most concerning demographics, (“The States with Declining Populations,” […]

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