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Tristan Roberts, Democratic candidate for Windham-6 Representative. Kelly Fletcher
HALIFAX- Tristan Roberts hopes to bring his experience in business and in local government to Montpelier as Windham-6 representative.  Roberts, the only Democratic candidate for Windham-6 representative in the primary on Tuesday, August 9, will likely face off with John Lyddy, the district’s only...

LT. Gov. Molly Gray is running for the Democratic nomination for Vermont's sole seat in the US House of Representatives in the state's Tuesday, August 9 primary Mike Eldred
WILMINGTON- Lt. Gov. Molly Gray, one of three candidates vying for the Democratic Party nomination for Vermont’s only seat in the US House of Representatives, met with voters in Wilmington’s Bank Park on Wednesday. 
Gray said she grew up on a vegetable and dairy farm in Orange County, but...

Rep. Peter Welch, left, delivers opening remarks at a debate with fellow candidates Dr. Niki Thran, center, and Isaac Evans-Frantz, right. Lauren Harkawik
BRATTLEBORO - On Friday, July 22, Democratic candidates for the US Senate participated in an in-person debate. Among the topics debated were eliminating the filibuster in the Senate, protecting reproductive rights, restoring the public’s faith in the Supreme Court, and what legislative action the...
Rep. Laura Sibilia, of Dover, and Democratic candidate for Vermont Attorney General Rory Thibault
DOVER- Rory Thibault, Democratic candidate for Vermont Attorney General, was in Dover on Wednesday morning to meet with voters. Rep. Laura Sibilia hosted the event at the Dover Town Park. Thibault talked with locals about what’s concerning them and how he would address these concerns if elected...

Sasha Kondraski receives her detective’s badge from Chief of Police Matthew Murano. Photo courtesy Wilmington Police Department
WILMINGTON- History was made in Wilmington this month when Wilmington Police Department patrol officer Sasha Kondraski was promoted to detective, a title that has never before been held by a woman at Wilmington PD.
When Kondraski joined the Wilmington Police Department in 2019, she was the...
READSBORO- At a special meeting Monday evening, Readsboro voters dissolved the Readsboro Central School’s seventh and eighth grade classes effective immediately. Instead, Readsboro middle school students will have the same school choice as the town’s high school students. 
At last week’s...
WILMINGTON- Development Review Board members sent the members of jointly-owned property back to the drawing board - hoping to save the applicants from an onerous zoning process. 
Jason Sares, representing a group of investors calling themselves Schitt’s Creek LLC, explained that the...

Mount Snow Academy's listing on VRBO
DOVER- Selectboard members reacted to news that a property that had been granted tax exempt status by the town, was in violation of their agreement, and in violation of their zoning permit at their regular meeting Tuesday evening. 
Town assessor Linda Sherman reported that Mount Snow...
WILMINGTON- On Tuesday, the Wilmington Selectboard discussed regulating short-term rentals, a water and sewer extension, and funding for the trails committee. They also heard from Mount Snow’s new general manager. 
Wilmington’s Economic Development Consultant Gretchen Havreluk presented...

Casey Merritt (right) provides an overview of the plan, and volunteers to be project coordinator. Mike Eldred
DOVER- On Thursday, July 14, selectboard members met with representatives from the US Forest Service, the Dover Trails and Recreation Committee, and other organizations to discuss the next steps in creating a network of recreational trails in the Green Mountain National Forest accessible from...

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