Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine and Gov. Phil Scott File Photo

More than  600,000 students, ages 11 to 13, have participated in the worldwide Lions International Peace Poster Competition. This year’s theme was “Peace Through Service.” The Deerfield Valley Lions Club, local sponsors of the project, announced first prize and statewide winner is Islynn Crafts, of Dover. Sister Kiara Crafts won second prize. Cash prizes from local to international range from $25 to $5,000. Above from left, Lion Jason Staloff with Moxie, Kiara Crafts, Islynn Crafts, and Lion CB Goldstein
Crews working on the Barnstormer lift at the Hermitage Club on November 3.           RC
Crews working on the Barnstormer lift at the Hermitage Club on November 3. RC

Leon Boyd waves from the cab of a Pisten-Bully snowcat in this 2015 photo taken on Haystack Mountain. Boyd was waiting while mechanich “Joey Diesel” made a mid-mountain repair. The Hermitage Club has named a trail in memory of Boyd, who died in April from COVID-19 complications. Aaron Sherritt
Department of Financial Regulation Commissioner Michael Pieciak
Fan guns were pumping out the snow on Canyon trail at Mount Snow.           Photo via Facebook

Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine and Gov. Phil Scott File Photo

More than  600,000 students, ages 11 to 13, have participated in the worldwide Lions International Peace Poster Competition. This year’s theme was “Peace Through Service.” The Deerfield Valley Lions Club, local sponsors of the project, announced first prize and statewide winner is Islynn Crafts, of Dover. Sister Kiara Crafts won second prize. Cash prizes from local to international range from $25 to $5,000. Above from left, Lion Jason Staloff with Moxie, Kiara Crafts, Islynn Crafts, and Lion CB Goldstein
Crews working on the Barnstormer lift at the Hermitage Club on November 3.           RC
Crews working on the Barnstormer lift at the Hermitage Club on November 3. RC

Leon Boyd waves from the cab of a Pisten-Bully snowcat in this 2015 photo taken on Haystack Mountain. Boyd was waiting while mechanich “Joey Diesel” made a mid-mountain repair. The Hermitage Club has named a trail in memory of Boyd, who died in April from COVID-19 complications. Aaron Sherritt
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By Mike Eldred WILMINGTON- Deerfield Valley Community Cares Director Susan Spengler told selectboard members she’s concerned about meeting the need for heating assistance this year.  Deerfield Valley Community Cares was one of four organizations seeking contributions from the town at the board’s...
Department of Financial Regulation Commissioner Michael Pieciak
Current statistics, projections paint a grim picture unless spread is reversed MONTPELIER- As COVID-19 cases rise dramatically in the region and...
November 19, 2020, 3:00 PM
Fan guns were pumping out the snow on Canyon trail at Mount Snow.           Photo via Facebook
WILMINGTON- Mount Snow General Manager Tracy Bartels told Wilmington Selectboard members the resort would be open this winter under the state’s...
November 19, 2020, 3:00 PM

Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine and Gov. Phil Scott File Photo
MONTPELIER- Gov.Scott, announcing a sharp increase in coronavirus cases Friday, said Vermont is in a new phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the...
November 19, 2020, 3:00 PM
By Mike Eldred WILMINGTON- Deerfield Valley Community Cares Director Susan Spengler told selectboard members she’s concerned about meeting the need for heating assistance this year.  Deerfield Valley Community Cares was one of four organizations seeking contributions from the town at the board’s...
November 19, 2020

News

  • November 19, 2020
    By Mike Eldred WILMINGTON- Deerfield Valley Community Cares Director Susan Spengler told selectboard members she’s concerned about meeting the need for heating assistance this year.  Deerfield...
  • Department of Financial Regulation Commissioner Michael Pieciak
    November 19, 2020
    Current statistics, projections paint a grim picture unless spread is reversed MONTPELIER- As COVID-19 cases rise dramatically in the region and across the country, Gov. Phil Scott called on...
  • Fan guns were pumping out the snow on Canyon trail at Mount Snow.           Photo via Facebook
    November 19, 2020
    WILMINGTON- Mount Snow General Manager Tracy Bartels told Wilmington Selectboard members the resort would be open this winter under the state’s COVID-19 ski area guidelines. Bartels said Mount Snow...

Sports


  • A 2019 participant.
    November 19, 2020
    STRATTON- Bring friends, family, and a funny costume to jump-start Thanksgiving Day with a run through a mountain resort, starting at 8 am on Thursday, November 26. Starting at the clocktower, the...
  • November 19, 2020
    VERMONT- Oh look, a deer! It is exciting to see a deer or moose in the wild, but it can be frightening if they suddenly appear in front of a vehicle on the roadway. Collisions with deer increase in...
  • November 19, 2020
    MONTPELIER- Vermont’s regular deer season runs through November 29. Vermont hunters are being urged to keep COVID-19 safety measures in mind and use the Department of Fish & Wildlife’s online...

Features


  • Alexandra Hendricks Balch
    November 19, 2020
    CHICAGO- Alexandra Hendricks Balch made her early and very quick appearance on September 22 at 3:55 am ( Chicago time), at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. Proud parents Cameron and Kelsey Balch...
  • November 19, 2020
    WINDHAM COUNTY- Brattleboro Area Hospice’s Taking Steps Brattleboro program will host a Zoom advance care planning and advance directive information session Wednesday, November 25.  Advance...
  • November 19, 2020
    ARIES (March 21 to April 19) This year, instead of jumping into the whole holiday prep scene, move in a little at a time. You’ll appreciate the sense of control you’re more likely to enjoy....

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