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  1. Bennington man facing second degree murder charge after fatal heroin overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Trevor Shepard, 36, of Bennington, is accused of selling heroin to Clark Salmon, who later suffered a fatal overdose. Shepard pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to second degree murder, plus a host of drug trafficking charges.

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  2. Governor congratulates treatment facilities' strides in fighting substance abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Bennington Banner

    Governor Peter Shumlin speaks at the Hawthorn Recovery Center on Monday to discuss opiate addiction and the recent steps that Bennington and the Hawthorn center is taking to attack the epidemic. BENNINGTON >> Governor Peter Shumlin visited the Hawthorn Recovery Center on Monday morning to congratulate existing efforts in fighting the ongoing substance abuse in Bennington.

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  3. Barbara M. Crawford, 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | IBerkshires

    ... Lane and her husband, Richard, of Shelburne; two sons, Raymond Crawford of North Adams and Andrew Crawford of Bennington, Vt.; five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was ...

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  4. Local suffers from heart attack after giving birthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Bennington Banner

    Eileen Murray, 47, sits with her 14-year-old daughter Brianna, whom she considers a hero after she suffered from a heart attack just days after giving birth. BENNINGTON >> Just five days after having her first child, Eileen Murray of Bennington suffered from a heart attack that lead to various tests and hospital time.

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  5. Bennington of the Future ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Deerfield Valley News

    Southern Vermont College will host an exhibit in collaboration with Mount Anthony Union High School teacher Barbara Ackerman and her Advanced Design students, based on their imaginative, community-oriented design project.

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  6. Churchill: Long fight looms for Hoosick Falls justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Albany Times Union

    Environmental activist Erin Brockovich speaks with the media before leading a community meeting addressing the PFOA groundwater contamination in the village and wells in the Town of Hoosick on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Bennington College in Bennington, Vt. less Environmental activist Erin Brockovich speaks with the media before leading a community meeting addressing the PFOA groundwater contamination in the village and wells in the Town of Hoosick on Saturday, Jan. ... more A flyer that was distributed on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, by the law firm Weitz & Luxenberg to those attending a community meeting at Bennington College to address water contamination in nearby Hoosick Falls.

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  7. Act 46 - My takeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Manchester Journal

    ... schools must also be supported so that they can also continue to offer the very best education for children. In Bennington 4, I believe school choice needs to be protected. I was promised that it would be. Thus I could on that basis vote for Act 46. ...

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  8. Terriers place 8th in tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Tournament," said BF coach Todd Swisher. The MVL Jamboree is next up for Bellows Falls as they will travel to Bennington on Saturday. The JV/JH state tournament is set for Feb. 20, and then Feb. 26-27 is the Vermont State Championships, taking place ...

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  9. Bennington: Two arraigned after largest heroin seizure in town to dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Manchester Journal

    Two Springfield, Mass., men face multiple felony charges for their connection to what Bennington, Vt. police say is the town's largest heroin seizure to date.

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  10. Village School fourth graders continue 'Notables' traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Bennington Banner

    Maya Davis portrays Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci, and delivers a perfect 10 performance of her own NORTH BENNINGTON - As part of a long-standing annual tradition, the older students at the Village School of North Bennington have once again donned the raiments of famous figures, some long gone and others just beginning their lives' journeys, to present "Night of the Notables." When the 15 members of the fourth-grade class showed off their costumes and reports on Thursday, it was actually just one of three nights that notables will descend upon the Village School gymnasium this year.

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  11. Bennington man accused of child sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Manchester Journal

    According to Vermont State Police, Warren Lake, 59, of Bennington, is being charged with repeated aggravated sexual assault of a child. Police said a woman, now an adult, said Lake sexually assaulted her from the time she was five years old, into her teen years.

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  12. Economic Development, Act 46 primary topics at joint legislative breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Manchester Journal

    BENNINGTON >> The Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce and the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union hosted a well-attended joint legislative breakfast on Monday, where legislators discussed topics ranging from Act 46 to economic development. Chamber executive director Matthew Harrington and legislative committee chairman Art Whitman welcomed everyone to the event.

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  13. Banks will lend when Hoosick Falls water safe to drinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Manchester Journal

    HOOSICK FALLS, NY >> Two local lenders say they could resume issuing new mortgages on village homes when the public water supply is deemed safe to drink. The Bank of Bennington and Trustco Bank were two lenders reported to have stopped giving mortgages to home buyers in the village, where federal officials have told residents not to drink or cook with the water.

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  14. Today's CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Bennington Banner

    ... is five dollar and chili samples will sell for a dollar a piece. Proceeds from the cook-off will benefit the Bennington County Meals on Wheels program. For more information or a registration form, visit ...

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  15. MomentumREADY for My Close-Up, Mr. LeeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | American Reporter

    ... how 1969's Woodstock festival came to be, and he put out a casting call for hippies and extras in Brattleboro and Bennington, Vt. And I have to tell you, the hippies came crawling out of the woods - not the woodwork, mind you, the real woods - for ...

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  16. Threat to DCF prompts lockdown in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... enforcement check on it, might avoid the situations like we're seeing today in Newport," said Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington.

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  17. From the Chamber: Welcome to the BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Bennington Banner

    ... hand or quick wit? Young people, where can we provide a new, modern and progressive look and design to move Bennington along? Where can we provide our tech-savviness or energy to ignite an organization with a vision for the future? Older folks, what ...

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  18. Bennington: Two arraigned after largest herion seizure in town to dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    Two Springfield, Mass., men face multiple felony charges for their connection to what Bennington, Vt. police say is the town's largest heroin seizure to date.

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  19. Police conduct largest seizure of heroin ever in Bennington, Vt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... on the vehicle they were operating and the room they were staying in at the Southgate Motel. That's where Bennington Police located approximately 690 bags of suspected heroin stamped "HARD TIMES," the same marking that was on the bags of heroin ...

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  20. Police make biggest heroin bust in town historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... men from Springfield, Massachusetts. Police learned the two men were staying at the Southgate Motel on Route 7 in Bennington. Officers found the men at a convenience store nearby and they were taken into custody without incident. Police identified ...

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