Tuesday Aug 12
Green Mountain Outlook
Police seek eyewitnesses
Vermont State Police in Rutland are asking for assistance with locating and identifying a vehicle that left the scene of an accident Aug. 5. State Police received a call for a collision that occurred at 3 p.m. on Tuesday Aug. 5. Witness statements advise that a "newer" looking black sport utility vehicle that was traveling south bound on U.S. Route ... (more)
The Bennington Banner
Grants designed to expand Vermont's diversified farm economy
Agriculture means hard cider, compost, winter vegetable production. It means goat's milk caramel, sheep's milk cheese and swine industry development.
37 farm, forestry projects share $1.1 million
Among the recipients is Grow Compost of Vermont, which is receiving $75,000 for new equipment to collect food scraps and manure to turn into compost at its Moretown site.
College to host social entrepreneurship summit
Academics from across the country are going to be at Middlebury College to learn about ways to encourage young people to be social entrepreneurs.
Vermont House Uses Only Half a Cord of Firewood
In Ripton, Vermont, this fuel-stingy replica of Chris Corson's Maine Passivhaus was heated last winter by a small wood stove Last winter, Chris and Zoe Pike heated their 1,800-square-foot house in Ripton, Vermont, with just 1/2 cord of firewood.