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August 11th, 2016

Middlebury votes for Sheldon and Scheu

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — Incumbent Rep. Amy Sheldon, D-Middlebury, and Addison County Economic Development Corp. Executive Director Robin Scheu prevailed on Tuesday in a race between three Democrats vying for the two seats representing Middlebury in the Vermont House.

While there are no Republicans in the running for the Addison-1 seats, Sheldon and Scheu can’t yet begin to size up their desks in the House Chambers of the Statehouse.

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Vermont dominates: Locals help Vermont to 50-2 Shrine Bowl win over N.H.

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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CASTLETON — Eight local football players and a couple of local coaches representing Vermont in this past Saturday’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl basked in glory after trouncing the New Hampshire team, 50-2 — the Green Mountain State’s first victory in 15 years.

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More than just band camp: young classical musicians thrive at Point CounterPoint

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Emma Cotton



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LEICESTER — Jenny Beck sits at a picnic table with her back to Lake Dunmore and the rising mountains on the opposite shore. A chorus of finely tuned chamber music wafts across the field where she’s seated. The sweet sounds emanate from the Rec Hall off to her right.

The music is being played by a group of talented high school students who have been refining their musical skills over the past three weeks.

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Area swimmers earn gold at state championship

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Ellie Reinhardt



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WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — After a long summer of training, the Vergennes Champs and the Middlebury Marlins competed for the last time this season at the Vermont State Championship swim meet this past weekend.

Twenty teams and 774 swimmers competed over the course of Saturday and Sunday at the Upper Valley Aquatic Club in White River Junction.

The Champs finished second in Division II and fifth overall with a score of 1,207.5. The Brattleboro Swim Team won D-II with a score of 1,262.5.

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Field Days parade celebrates fair favorites

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Ellie Reinhardt



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NEW HAVEN — As the sun set Tuesday night, the first day of the Addison County Fair and Field Days came to a triumphant close with the annual opening parade, a tradition as old as the fair itself.

The parade featured more than 25 groups, each eager to share their favorite thing about Field Days, the theme for the 2016 parade.

“My favorite thing about Field Days is all of it.” said Rustan Swenson, drum major for the Seth Warner Mt. Independence Fife and Drum Corps. “I’m serious, everything, I love it all.”

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Panther alum 11th in Olympic cycling

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



RIO DE JANEIRO — U.S. Olympic Cycling Team member Megan Guarnier, a 2007 Middlebury College graduate, placed 11th in the women’s road race competition at the Rio Olympics this past Sunday.

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One-woman 'soup ministry' grows in Starksboro

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Charmaine Lam



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STARKSBORO — Two years ago on a Sunday afternoon, Roberta McKinney pulled up into the loading dock of the South Burlington Trader Joe’s in her family car. She was looking for a bit of food that she could donate to local families in need, but the sight that greeted her stopped her in her tracks: 40 banana boxes filled with meats and fresh produce alongside bags of bread.

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Ralph Myhre hosts junior golf tourney

Posted on August 11, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Ralph Myhre Golf Course in Middlebury hosted the Vermont PGA Junior Tour Championship this past Saturday. Full results weren’t available at press time, but the winners were 16-17 Age Division, Bryson Richards, Country Club of Barre; 13-15 Age Division; Ben Gramling, Williston Golf Club; 10-12 Age Division, Austin Giroux, Newport Country Club. Giroux shot the low score with a 73.

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