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  1. Field Days' founding father: Lucien Paquette at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Denton Publications

    If there ever was a "secret" to living to the age of 100, Lucien D. Paquette is more than willing to admit it probably has something to do with a watchful Providence and-maybe, too-fresh beet greens from his backyard garden. Lucien was born at home, Aug. 14, 1916, on a dairy farm in Craftsbury, Vt., to devout Roman Catholic, French-Canadian immigrant parents.

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  2. Cops probe vandalism of rainbow flag after Orlando shootingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A college in Craftsbury, Vermont, says police are investigating a series of incidents, including one in which a building was egged that had been hanging a rainbow flag to recognize the victims of the gay nightclub shooting in Orlando. Sterling College President Matthew Derr, who is gay, tells Vermont Public Radio the incidents began on June 16 following the mass shooting last month.

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  3. Spike in burglaries in Orleans CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont State Police say they're seeing a significant increase in burglaries in Westfield, Jay, Irasburg, Craftsbury, Albany and Troy. Police say a 5-year-old boy screamed for help after his parents took heroin in a Burlington parking lot and wouldn't wake up.

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  4. Back Liberty UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Manchester Journal

    ... into the voting booth on the upcoming August the ninth primary day and writing in the name and town of Bill Lee Craftsbury in the spot for governor candidate and in the lieutenant governor slot voting for Boots Wardinski Newbury. Voters who may be ...

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  5. USSA announces SuperTour stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Park Record

    ... to the U.S. Ski Team and competing on the FIS World Cup tour and in the Olympic Winter Games. Caitlin Patterson (Craftsbury, Vermont) and Eric Packer (Anchorage, Alaska) won the season titles in 2015-16. "The USSA has had great support from its ...

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  6. Invitation to Vermont Artists to Plein Air Paint the CommonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | PR Log

    CRAFTSBURY COMMON, Vt. - June 27, 2016 - PRLog -- Invitation to Vermont Artists to Plein Air Paint the Common 2016: 1st Annual en Plein Air Craftsbury Common, VT - Craftsbury Farmers' Market , announces an en plein air event for August 20, 2016 on the Craftsbury Common, VT green.

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  7. Helen L. BissellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Helen Bissell, 84, went to be with the Lord May 28, 2016. She was born March 10, 1932 in Craftsbury, Vermont, a daughter of Walter and Leona Anderson.

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  8. Ex-MLB hurler winds up for Vermont governor race, but could be wild pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Deseret News

    Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Bill "Spaceman" Lee poses Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at his home in Craftsbury, Vt. Lee is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty Union party.

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  9. Ex-MLB hurler winds up for gov race, but could be wild pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... May 2016 ... more Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Bill "Spaceman" Lee poses Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at his home in Craftsbury, Vt., with one of the bats he makes from Vermont maple. Lee is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty ...

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  10. July 2001: From The Hills Of Northern Vermont, Bill Lee,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    In the early summer of 2001, The Courant's Paul Doyle spent a day with newly announced Vermont gubernatorial candidate Bill Lee at his home in Craftsbury, Vt. Was Lee, the former major-league pitcher nicknamed "Sapceman" hinting at a political future even then? You decide in this story from The Courant archives published on July 8, 2001: On one side of the common, a church sits atop the hills of northern Vermont.

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  11. Former Expos pitcher Bill "Spaceman" Lee running for governor of VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | CBC News

    ... of US democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders in the 1970s. Lee told CBC in an interview from his home in Craftsbury, Vt., that the party asked him to run and he accepted. "No one wants the job, but Socrates said if you're asked to run and ...

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  12. Harlow Farm to New York City: Feeding the 5,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... if we could get folks out to pick some greens. We also engaged with Pete's Greens up in Northern Vermont." The Craftsbury-based farm is where Snow started her gleaning efforts back in 2004. People can register to glean by visiting ...

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  13. Maple syrup thieves hit another Vt. farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... and we found three of them empty." Leaving behind a syrup trail, he suspects thieves broke into his sugarhouse in Craftsbury, making off with between $2,500 and $3,000 worth of syrup. "The reason they didn't take the drums, you see they got these ...

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  14. Police investigate stolen syrup in CraftsburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Canadian man arrested by Border Patrol agents in Vermont after they say they caught him smuggling in prescription medicine by sled has reached a deal with federal prosecutors. A Canadian man arrested by Border Patrol agents in Vermont after they say they caught him smuggling in prescription medicine by sled has reached a deal with federal prosecutors.

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  15. 8 Steps To Hitting Your StrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Vermont Sports Magazine

    CRAFTSBURY - Running takes hard work and dedication. If anyone can attest to this, it's Lynn Jennings, a competitive runner with The post 8 Steps To Hitting Your Stride appeared first on Vermont Sports Magazine.

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  16. Signs Of Spring Vermont Bikers Have Big PlansRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Valley Voice

    ... sets her goals high each season and begins with shorter distance trips and ends the season with a weekend ride to Craftsbury. Starting out she had a goal of 3000 miles and was very nervous about accidents and riding on the roads. Sweeny is getting ...

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  17. APU Nordic Ski Center wins Super Tour club relay titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Erik Bjornsen of APU leads men's skiers off the line at the start of the Mixed Relay at the 2016 USSA Super Tour Finals at Craftsbury Outdoor Center in Craftsbury, Vermont on March 24, 2016. Erik Bjornsen of APU leads the pack in the first leg of the Mixed Relay at the 2016 USSA Super Tour Finals at Craftsbury Outdoor Center in Craftsbury, Vermont on March 24, 2016.

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  18. Craftsbury hosts USSA Nordic racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Some of the Top Nordic skiers were at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center Thursday morning and snow was falling from the sky. "We're out there racing the same course with junior skiers, collegiate skiers, club skiers, professional skiers," U.S. Olympian, Jessie Diggins said.

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  19. Johaug lands first at Ski Tour CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... skiers in both the eastern and western halves of the Tour. Now, most of the U.S. skiers in the tour will head to Craftsbury, Vermont ,for one more week of racing which will include four events, including the USSA National Championships for 30K ...

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  20. Some districts left in limbo as revisions to merger rules languishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... some public schools worry they will lose tuition students and therefore funding. Over the last five years, the Craftsbury school district has tripled the number of tuition students it serves. "It enriches our school community in many ways," ...

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