October 1st, 2014
SALISBURY — This past Sunday, on a sparkling clear morning, temperatures soared into the low 80s for the annual Vermont Sun Run at Branbury State Park in Salisbury.
Athletes competed in three foot races in what is the final leg of the 2014 Vermont Sun Run and Triathlon Series.
WATERVILLE, Maine — The Middlebury College women’s soccer team broke through for its first NESCAC win on Saturday, 1-0 at Colby. The Panthers improved to 4-3, 1-3 NESCAC, heading into a non-league game on Wednesday at Skidmore and a Saturday league match at Trinity. Colby fell to 2-4-1, 0-3-1 NESCAC.
Though Middlebury had a 21-7 shot advantage in the game, only midfielder Hannah Robinson scored at 29:48. It was her first of the season and the sixth of her career.
WATERVILLE, Maine — Host Colby on Saturday dealt the Middlebury College men’s soccer team its first loss and ended its five-game shutout streak with a 3-0 victory.
The Panthers fell to 5-1-1, 2-1-1 NESCAC, while Colby moved to 5-3, 1-3 in the league. Middlebury was set to play at Williams on Wednesday before visiting Trinity on Saturday.
The Mules’ goal at the 70:08 mark, a cross that deflected in off a defender, ended a streak of 540:28 for the Panthers without allowing a marker.
BRISTOL — A suspected drug dealer arrested in Bristol a year ago pleaded no contest on Sept. 22 to several drug charges in Addison County Superior Court, criminal division.
VERGENNES — On Sept. 23 Vergennes police cited a Shoreham woman for driving under the influence of alcohol for the third time in two months, while also issuing her four other citations.
Police Chief George Merkel said city police stopped a car driven by Tara L. Dosado, 41, of Shoreham on that Monday, allegedly because it was traveling at 50 mph in a 30 mph West Main Street zone.
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Mary Brouillard, 18, of Brandon for providing false information to a police officer and for driving with a suspended license on South Pleasant Street on Sept. 27.
In other action last week, Middlebury police:
• Investigated a possible theft from a Stewart Lane residence on Sept. 22.
• Received into evidence on Sept. 22 a medical examination kit from a person who may have been a sexual assault victim.
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police on Saturday afternoon prepared for a possible crash landing of an airplane at the air strip at Basin Harbor in Ferrisburgh.
ADDISON COUNTY — The federal agency responsible for regulating interstate energy projects has granted a waiver that gives New York and Vermont, the two states through which Phase II of Vermont Gas Systems’ Addison Rutland Natural Gas Project would run, authority to approve or reject the plan.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a ruling Sept. 26 that Phase II complies with the Natural Gas Act, which prohibits the construction of a natural gas pipeline in an area already served by natural gas.