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Late night burglars steal cigarettes from Lincoln General Store

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



LINCOLN — Vermont State Police are investigating a break-in at the Lincoln General Store during the early morning hours of Thursday, June 8, during which the culprit(s) stolen around 10 packs of cigarettes.

VSP received the burglary report shortly after midnight. Investigation revealed the culprit(s) entered through the front door and stole approximately cigarettes including the Marlboro Red Labels, Marlboro Golds and American Spirits brands.

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Middlebury survey: Views on business climate vary

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By John Flowers



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Economic Health Task Force has been poring over the results of a recent community survey in anticipation of recommending a new town strategy for local business growth.

The 11-member task force — made up of town officials and business leaders — began meeting in March in anticipation of delivering its recommendations to the selectboard by the end of this month. The selectboard formed the new panel after its decision to pull the plug on the Middlebury Business Development Fund (MBDF).

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Newell pleads innocent to felony charges in fatal crash

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — A Ferrisburgh man pleaded innocent on Monday in Addison County Superior Court, criminal division, to a felony charge of grossly negligent operation of a vehicle with death resulting, in connection with an April 20, two-car crash on Route 7 in Salisbury that claimed the life of Ripton resident Brian Kerr.

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Bristol teen finishes high school her way: Vermont Adult Learning provides alternate path to graduation

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Will DiGravio



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MIDDLEBURY — Hannah Gorton has never attended a traditional school. Nevertheless, the Bristol 17-year-old will soon have the credentials she needs to pursue higher education.

Gorton, who was homeschooled, will receive her GED on Thursday, June 8, at Vermont Adult Learning’s 2017 graduation and achievement ceremony in the Kirk Alumni Center at Middlebury College (see story on Page 14A).

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Lincoln tackling invasives at the roots: Community to rally for 'Green Up' style event

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Gaen Murphree



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LINCOLN — Last June, three volunteers drove every road in Lincoln on a mission to search and destroy.

“We rode around every single road in Lincoln and pulled every single piece of wild chervil that we found,” said Lincoln Conservation Commission Chair Tina Scharf. “There’s not much here yet, but I had gone down to Rochester and I was so horrified by the chervil that I just said, ‘I’ve got to do something.’”

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Kids at heart of 117 years of classroom service: Trio of Beeman teachers to retire

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Gaen Murphree



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NEW HAVEN — One hundred seventeen years of teacher power will say a fond goodbye when veterans Linda Kulhowvick, Margaret Benn and Arnell Paquette retire from Beeman Elementary School at the end of this school year.

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Gov. Scott vetoes budget and property tax bill

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By Mark Johnson and Erin Mansfield of VTDigger



MONTPELIER — Gov. Phil Scott on Tuesday vetoed H.518, the state budget, and H.509, the property tax bill.

In his veto message, Scott said he was rejecting the bills because lawmakers failed to pass his proposal to save $26 million on teacher health care. He also cited other problems with both bills.

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Peterson selected as interim head of Hannaford Career Center

Posted on June 8, 2017 |
By John Flowers



MIDDLEBURY — Longtime Woodstock Union Middle School Principal Dana Peterson has tentatively agreed to a two-year contract to serve as interim superintendent of the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center.

His interim status could evolve into a permanent gig, according to Jason Larocque, chairman of the PHCC board that on June 1 selected Peterson from among three candidates vying for a position that Lynn Coale has held for the past 15 years.

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