This bear was seen in a local garden in Wilmington earlier this year. Angel Balch

Lincoln Rathnam and Dick Ward look at maps and discuss how to find a safe passage through a section of Wardsboro with difficult terrain in preparation for a pilgrimage they’ll lead on September 17 and 18. Lauren Harkawik.

This bear was seen in a local garden in Wilmington earlier this year. Angel Balch
 The plane tethered below the winery’s wedding venue building.

Lincoln Rathnam and Dick Ward look at maps and discuss how to find a safe passage through a section of Wardsboro with difficult terrain in preparation for a pilgrimage they’ll lead on September 17 and 18. Lauren Harkawik.
Wilmington voter Jen Nilsen marks her ballot on Tuesday
The demolition derby is back this year at the Deerfield Valley Farmers' Day Fair
Cara L. Rodrigues, 31, of Wardsboro is seen in this mug shot taken Tuesday, August 9, at the Vermont State Police barracks in Westminster.
Cara L. Rodrigues, 31, of Wardsboro is seen in this mug shot taken Tuesday, August 9, at the Vermont State Police barracks in Westminster.
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Local woman faces murder charge WARDSBORO- Vermont State Police have charged Cara L. Rodrigues, 31, of Wardsboro, with second-degree murder in connection with the death of a Guilford woman. Police say a friend of Rodrigues called the police at about 6:30 pm on Monday, August 8, after he found...
The demolition derby is back this year at the Deerfield Valley Farmers' Day Fair
WILMINGTON- The Deerfield Valley Farmers’ Day Fair returns this weekend, this year with more events and food vendors.   The fair, now in its 103rd...
August 11, 2022, 3:00 PM
READSBORO- The parents of two children with special needs sought help from the Readsboro School Board Tuesday evening following recent incidents at...
August 11, 2022, 3:00 PM
Wilmington voter Jen Nilsen marks her ballot on Tuesday
DEERFIELD VALLEY- There were few surprises in local primary races Tuesday, with few contested competitive races for party nominations.  There were...
August 11, 2022, 3:00 PM
Local woman faces murder charge WARDSBORO- Vermont State Police have charged Cara L. Rodrigues, 31, of Wardsboro, with second-degree murder in connection with the death of a Guilford woman. Police say a friend of Rodrigues called the police at about 6:30 pm on Monday, August 8, after he found...
August 11, 2022

News


  • This bear was seen in a local garden in Wilmington earlier this year. Angel Balch
    August 11, 2022
    MANCHESTER — A new memo from the US Department of Agriculture Forest Service asks Vermonters and those visiting Vermont to observe heightened awareness of bears after an increase in sightings of...
  •  The plane tethered below the winery’s wedding venue building.
    August 11, 2022
    HALIFAX- Honora Winery, located on Collins Road, welcomed an unexpected and unusual guest early this week.  Unusual for Halifax, anyway.  According to Harry, the owner of the Honora...

  • Lincoln Rathnam and Dick Ward look at maps and discuss how to find a safe passage through a section of Wardsboro with difficult terrain in preparation for a pilgrimage they’ll lead on September 17 and 18. Lauren Harkawik.
    August 11, 2022
    WILMINGTON - Lincoln Rathnam and Dick Ward pored over maps on a Wednesday afternoon. The following day, they would embark on something they’ve been doing for many months: trail exploring. Their task...

Sports

  • August 4, 2022
    WHITINGHAM - All students entering grades nine to 12 at Twin Valley Middle High School are invited to pre-season soccer practice on Thursday, August 18, at TVMHS. The boys will practice from 8:30 to...

  • Southern Vermont Board of Realtors president John Hatton, right, hands a donation check to Ruben Garza, United Way of Windham County executive director.
    July 21, 2022
    WILMINGTON - The Southern Vermont Board of Realtors held their annual golf tournament at the Haystack Golf Course on Friday, June 17.  SVBR donated the proceeds from the tournament to the United...

  • Action at the 2021 paddlesports championship. Kelly Fletcher
    July 21, 2022
    BRATTLEBORO - The Connecticut River Conservancy’s first-ever Riverfest Weekend will kick off Saturday and Sunday, August 6 and 7, in Brattleboro and Hinsdale, NH, highlighted by the 44th annual New...

Features

  • Scouts from BSA Troop 461 gather around scoutmaster Bob Hickey for the opening campfire. Photo courtesy Melanie Winters
    August 11, 2022
      EDEN - Scouts from BSA Troop 461 in Dover went away for a full week of camp this summer at Mt. Norris Scout Reservation, where they worked toward rank advancement requirements and earned...

  • Joseph Kruszewski and his son Andrew posed outside of the former Matterhorn Inn after Kruszewski purchased a used ambulance and donated it to an organization in his native Poland. File photo
    August 11, 2022
    10 years ago: The Deerfield Valley Farmers’ Day Fair committee feared their 95th annual fair could be their last without a fresh influx of volunteers. Organizers said many longtime volunteers had...
  • August 11, 2022
    WILLIAMSVILLE - Rock River Players’ auditions for “The Importance of Being Earnest” will take place at the Williamsville Hall on Friday, August 12, from 10 am to noon; and Monday, August 15, from 5:...

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