Addison County Newswire

Addison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Addison County, VT.

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  1. New hitching posts aid township equestriansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | C & G Newspapers

    ... addition to the hitching posts, Cranberry Lake Park offers equestrians a connection to Addison Oaks Park in Addison County. "Having the Addison Oaks Connector Trail linked with Cranberry Lake Park was a great addition to our annual Camp'N Ride event ...

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  2. Newton elected sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Denton Publications

    Peter Newton, a Democrat and deputy lieutenant sherieff in Addison County Sheriff's Department, was elected sherieff on Nov. 6. Newton defeated Kevin Gibbs, an independent and past chief of the Bristol Police Department, by 62-30 percent. Newton succeeds Don Keeler who championed his candidacy during the campaign.

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  3. Big loss for GOP in VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Denton Publications

    What's the future of the GOP in Vermont? After last Tuesday, the state has become even more of a one-party state. Pictured: Addison County Republicans Peter Briggs and Doug Tolles .

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  4. Young pupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Denton Publications

    Homeward Bound-Addison County Humane Society staff member Terri Phelps has helped make Jaela feel right at home at the animal shelter in Middlebury. The 10-month-old female Manchester terrier mix is spayed and looking for a new home.

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  5. Local care agencies to mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Denton Publications

    ... "With 50 years of combined service, together we can do more. HVS marks 35 years of end of life services in Addison County with a commitment to honor the past, celebrate the present and to plan for the future. ARCH was established 15 years ago to ...

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  6. Bus tour visits East Creek watershedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Denton Publications

    Change is happening on the land and that's good news for water quality, according to Water Quality Division Deputy Director Ryan Patch of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets. Water quality was highlighted when the Vermont Agricultural Water Quality Partnership hosted a bus tour last week to highlight conservation in Addison County's East Creek and McKenzie Brook watersheds in the Orwell area.

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  7. Habitat to build project in VergennesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Denton Publications

    Habitat for Humanity of Addison County recently completed the purchase of a four-lot subdivision in Vergennes, which will eventually be the site of Habitat's first home-building project in the northern part of the county. The Raymond Danyow Family Trust offered the property to Habitat, and Mickey Heinecken, HfHAC president, said the organization was "grateful for the opportunity, and for the generosity reflected in the purchase price."

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  8. Setting the record straight on Addison County sheriff letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Denton Publications

    Editor's note: This letter is in response to Jon D. Christiano's letter titled " False claims " that appeared in the Nov. 3 edition of The Eagle. In the Nov. 1 edition of the Vermont Addison Eagle, I wrote a letter to the editor regarding "support" for Peter Newton, a candidate for Addison County sheriff.

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  9. Farwell to DRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Denton Publications

    ... the option to relocate along with their jobs. At one time, the Country Home Products parent organization was Addison County's fifth-largest employer.

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  10. False claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Denton Publications

    It has come to my attention that Addison County Sheriff candidate Peter Newton has published an advertisement in a local newspaper which makes false claims. Mr. Newton claims to be "proud" that in the recent primary he received the "support" of both the Addison County Republican and Democrat parties.

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  11. Remembering Orwell Postmaster Alden AtwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Denton Publications

    ... and Vinny Lizotte of Jericho and more than 25 grandchildren and great grandchildren. Donations may be made to Addison County Home Health and Hospice, Independence Lodge 10 of Orwell, or the Alzheimer's Association. A service was held Oct. 20.

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  12. Newspaper offends with sexual remarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Denton Publications

    Addison County independent candidate for the Vermont State Senate Marie Audet, a resident of Bridport, reacted strongly to an Addison Independent newspaper column last week which she described as satirizing the sexual abuse of women. The column, which appeared in the Oct. 25 issue of the paper, prompted Audet to release a news statement to local media.

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  13. Ann Story sculpture is work of art, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Denton Publications

    Vermont pioneer Ann Story has a special place in the hearts of the residents of Addison and Rutland counties. The rugged Connecticut transplant helped settle a portion of the Otter Creek Valley after her husband died in a tragic accident clearing land in Salisbury in the 1700s.

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  14. Time capsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Denton Publications

    Members of this early 1900s Addison County hunting party display their game at the Pierce House in Middlebury.

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  15. Route 125 hazard needs actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | Denton Publications

    Two Brothers Tavern owner Holmes Jacobs, met with the Middlebury Selectboard on Oct. 9 to express his concerns about the need for safety improvements on Route 125 in light of a fatal accident there in September. The board also reviewed a draft letter to Agency of Transportation Secretary Joe Flynn, prepared by Addison County Regional Planning Commission Executive Director Adam Lougee, urging VTrans to take steps to remove the knoll on Route 125, adjacent to the college's organic gardens, that forms a dangerous blind spot for drivers, bikers and walkers along that stretch of highway and has been the site of several accidents and "close calls "over the years.

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  16. Family fight in Bristol, police respondRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | Denton Publications

    ... in an attempt to deflect the investigation. While at the barracks, troopers contacted a judge from the Addison County Circuit Court and requested bail and conditions of release to be set in place for both Allen and Miller. assault Harely Allen Crime ...

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  17. Goshen soldier, pauper gets headstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | Denton Publications

    ... will finally have a marker in the Goshen Cemetery. At 1 p.m. on Nov. 4, a contingent of living historians, Addison County American Legion personnel, descendants and spectators will be present for a dedication ceremony as the Civil War veteran's ...

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  18. Super Senior: Sally McClintockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    From adventures in water basketball, to the former Addison County dairy farm she operated with her husband, Sally McClintock has a zest for life that makes her a Super Senior. A new study claims some popular oat-based breakfast foods marketed to children have dangerous levels of a chemical used in a weed killer some health officials link to cancer.

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  19. Report: Weed killer found in more children's breakfast foodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... The companies who make the cereals dispute the findings. From adventures in water basketball, to the former Addison County dairy farm she operated with her husband, Sally McClintock has a zest for life that makes her a Super Senior. The spy-thriller ...

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  20. Shelburne Farms' 'Breeding Barn' restoration making progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... The companies who make the cereals dispute the findings. From adventures in water basketball, to the former Addison County dairy farm she operated with her husband, Sally McClintock has a zest for life that makes her a Super Senior. The spy-thriller ...

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