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September 13th, 2017

Victor Nuovo: Locke, liberalism and America's influence in charting a new course

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Victor Nuovo



Editor’s note: This is the 24th in a series of essays by Middlebury College Professor Emeritus Victor Nuovo on the origins of western political thought.

By VICTOR NUOVO

Was John Locke a liberal? There seems to be a consensus among scholars that he was. It all depends on what one means by “liberal,” and because it means many things, one must take each meaning in turn.

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Editorial: Should Middlebury’s selectboard defy public’s will to legalize pot?

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Angelo S. Lynn



The most interesting question about the overwhelming support for legalizing marijuana among Middlebury residents is what the town’s governing officials will do with that the data. Will they vote against the majority’s wishes and side with their lobbying group’s bias, as some members have indicated, or will they vote the community’s will?

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Local runners vie at Burlington High School; Tiger girls are fourth

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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BURLINGTON — The Middlebury Union High School girls’ cross-country team finished fourth, the best placement among Division-II squads, at Saturday’s Burlington High School Invitational, while Tiger boys’ senior Sam Hodges took fourth in the boys’ 5K race.

Host Burlington won both varsity team competitions, with North Kingstown (R.I.) High School second in each. BHS scored 71 in the girls’ 5K race, followed by North Kingstown (84), Essex (121) and the Tigers (130).

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High school soccer wrap-up: Eagle girls edge Milton

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The Mount Abraham girls won in a light high school soccer schedule early this week; many games were played on Wednesday after the deadline for this issue of the Independent. The Middlebury girls’ team also won in a home contest vs. Vergennes (see story on Page 1B).

In other action, the Otter Valley girls dropped a close game at home, and the Eagle boys fell to a Division-I foe, their first loss in the early going.

EAGLE GIRLS

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OV field hockey bests Woodstock

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



BRANDON — The Otter Valley Union High School field hockey team picked up a win over a Marble Valley League foe on Monday, 2-1 over visiting Woodstock.

The Otters improved to 3-0 heading into another MVL home game on Wednesday vs. Mount Anthony.

OV took a 1-0 lead with 7:20 remaining in the first half when Isabella Falco scored off a Livia Bernhardt assist. OV’s Alia Edmunds converted a Falco feed with 4:46 left in the second half to cushion the lead.

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Missy Foote named to second hall of fame

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Longtime former Middlebury College women’s lacrosse coach Missy Foote will be one of six head coaches inducted into the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association’s first Hall of Fame class.

The inaugural class will be enshrined on Nov. 16 in an induction ceremony held the organization’s annual meeting at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

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Two-part deer bow-hunting season to open Oct. 7

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says hunters are looking forward to Vermont’s upcoming archery deer hunting season, which runs from Oct. 7-Nov. 3 and Dec. 2-10.

A hunter may take up to two deer in Vermont’s two-part archery season with the purchase of two archery licenses. No more than one of the deer taken during archery season may be a legal buck. Antlerless deer hunting is allowed statewide this year during archery season.

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Men's soccer takes two of three

Posted on September 14, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s soccer team opened its final season with David Saward as its head coach by winning two of three recent contests, sandwiching two non-league victories around a NESCAC setback. The 2-1 Panthers will visit Amherst at noon on Saturday and then host league foe Hamilton at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday.

On this past Sunday the Panthers earned a 2-1 double-overtime win over visiting Colby-Sawyer (0-4). Daniel O’Grady scored the winning goal with 1:47 left in the second extra session.

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