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  1. ObituariesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Williston Observer

    David "Dave" Charles Morency, educator and beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, died at his home in Williston on Saturday, June 27, 2015, after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his family and buoyed by the support of his much-loved sister and brother, as well as many other relatives, friends and colleagues.

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  2. PHOTOS: Ham radio field daysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Williston Observer

    'Ham' radio operators Brian Machesney and Paul Gayet with the Radio Amateurs of Northern Vermont club speak with another station using Morse code during the annual ARRL Field Day, a three-day event held last weekend in Williston. The group made 3,675 contacts with other hams around the country over the weekend, despite 'remarkably poor radio conditions,' according to club leader Mitch Stern.

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  3. Sale of IBM microchip plants in Vermont, New York completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... about the future of one of the state's biggest employers. The now former IBM campus in Essex Junction and Williston employs about 3,000 people, said GlobalFoundries spokesman Jason Gorss. "For years, questions about the future of the IBM facility ...

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  4. Tips for Traveling with your DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WVNY

    WILLISTON, Vt.- Gulliver's Doggie Daycare helps us get our dogs ready for a big travel weekend. According to AAA over 40 million Americans will be traveling 50 miles or more for Independence Day Weekend, this is the highest amount since 2007.

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  5. Help wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... 802-885-5400 or email tctow7@aol.com The O'Briens Aveda Institute in South Burlington, and their sister campus in Williston are both hiring for multiple position including full and part time Cosmetology instructors. They are also looking for a full ...

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  6. 106-year-old Peterborough nursing home gets funding to continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | UnionLeader.com

    ... Committee of Scott-Farrar. The $15 million project is being undertaken by DEW/MacMillin Construction Company of Williston, Vt., and Keene. Scott-Farrar at Peterborough plans to open in the fall of 2016 and hopes to welcome back former residents as ...

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  7. Building Homes and FriendshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WVNY

    ... donate online or send a donation by mail to Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity, 300 Cornerstone Drive, Suite 335, Williston, Vt 05495.

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  8. Williston Birth Tree Project enters second yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Williston Observer

    Observer courtesy photo The Francke family poses with their new tree during last year's Birth Tree Celebration. Williston residents who had or adopted a child between August 2014 and August of this year are eligible to participate in the 2015 Birth Tree Program.

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  9. CVU, Williston athletes shine in Twin State gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Williston Observer

    ... host New Hampshire team, despite two goals and two assists by Vermont's Michelle Bolger of Rice Memorial High and Williston. In the two baseball contests in Nashua, N. H., Vermont scored a 5-4 win in the second game after bowing 3-2 in the opener. ...

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  10. Marijuana laws: fed vs. localRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Williston Observer

    Marijuana legalization has been a divisive topic nationwide for decades. But as the issue reaches an important juncture in Williston, the lines being drawn have surprisingly little to do with pro and con.

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  11. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... time and 15 part-time. The capital bill also includes $1 million to upgrade out-of-date labs at VTC's Randolph and Williston campuses.

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  12. New Driving Laws Are Effective July 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WVNY

    WILLISTON, Vt.- As of July 1st, u sing hand held electronic devices while behind the wheel- even when the car is stopped- will no longer be allowed. The changes come to using your phone after amendments were made to the Act 50, or the DMV Miscellaneous Bill, last session.

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  13. Obituary Notice: Francis M. MitchellRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | GantDaily.com

    ... Jerry of Erie, PA; Gary Mitchell & his wife Jacqueline of DuBois, PA; Dorothy Morris & her husband Robert of Williston, VT; and Douglas Mitchell & his wife Annette of Erie, PA) a brother (James Chestnut of Austin, TX) 6 grandchildren & 10 great ...

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  14. Area restaurants raise money for Vermont Family NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Bennington Banner

    WILLISTON >> For a third year, Vermont Family Network has successfully partnered with restaurants around the state to raise money to support the organization's mission. The fundraiser took place Feb. 1 to 15 and a portion of sales for specials identified by each participating restaurant were donated directly to Vermont Family Network to help empower and support families of children with special needs throughout the state.

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  15. "Vermont's Prison Chief Says It's Time to Decriminalize Drug Possession"Read the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... not hurting anyone [else], that should not be a criminal justice matter," Pallito, 49, said in an interview at his Williston office. "I don't think anybody can say that putting somebody with an addiction problem through the corrections system is a ...

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  16. The Hub: 'Peddling' out of Maple Tree PlaceRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Williston Observer

    Observer photo by Marianne Apfelbaum Kathie Cooke, owner of The Paper Peddler, has decided to move her business from Maple Tree Place to a larger location on Blair Park Road. Business owner says parking headaches spurred relocation By Adam White Observer correspondent After 13 years in Maple Tree Place, The Paper Peddler is moving to a different location in Williston.

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  17. Hub HappeningsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Williston Observer

    Darrel Depot, owner of Williston-based company PuroClean, recently presented a check for $1,000 to the Cancer Patient Support Foundation as part of the company's monthly donation of 1 percent of profits. "The impact a gift of this size has on the life of cancer patients is immeasurable," said Bobbe Maynes, president of Cancer Patient Support Foundation.

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  18. ObituariesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Williston Observer

    HENRY ALLEN HOUSE Henry Allen House, of South Burlington, age 93, died June 9, 2015, in the Vermont Respite House in Williston, from complications following a stroke suffered at Christmastime. Henry was born on July 15, 1921, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Edythe Mae House and Henry Hazel House.

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  19. PHOTOS: Rice GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Williston Observer

    Observer courtesy photos Rice Memorial High Principal Rev. Msgr. Bernard W. Bourgeois presents Williston resident Michelle Bolger with the Miss Rice Award.

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  20. Williston Farmers' Market returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Williston Observer

    By Stephanie Choate Observer staff Williston will have a farmers' market this year after all. A group is planning to resurrect the Williston Farmers' Market after it fell through this year.

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