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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_argument_validate::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_argument_validate.inc on line 87.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($values) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/image/contrib/image_attach/image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images.inc on line 112.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area.inc on line 81.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
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Nominations sought for Vt. award for educator of the year

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERMONT — The Vermont Humanities Council seeks nominations for its Victor R. Swenson Humanities Educator Award, which recognizes a Vermont educator in grades 6 through 12 who exemplifies excellence in the teaching of the humanities.

The recipient will receive a $1,000 check and public recognition at VHC’s fall conference on November 17 at UVM’s Dudley Davis Center. Last year’s winner was Marsha Cassel of Rutland High School.

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Manure restrictions still in effect in wet weather

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER — April 1 marks the end of Vermont’s winter manure-spreading ban for non-frequently flooded fields in Vermont, but with another cold and wet spring bringing adverse field conditions to most of Vermont, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets (VAAFM) is issuing a spring stewardship reminder to ensure that farmers are aware that water quality rules will restrict manure-spreading activities until the weather and individual field conditions improve.

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Women's lacrosse takes three straight victories

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team won three times in the past week, including a key NESCAC victory at previously unbeaten Amherst, to improve to 9-1, 5-0 in league play.

The Panthers, who held all three foes to fewer than 10 goals and have only allowed as many as 10 goals once this spring, were ranked No. 4 in this week’s NCAA Division III poll. They will host NESCAC foe Colby, ranked No. 21, on Saturday at noon.

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Bullhead fishing clinic set

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s “Let’s Go Fishing Program” is offering an introduction to bullhead fishing clinic at the Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area in Addison on Friday, April 13.

Bullhead typically are most active during the evening and night, so the clinic will begin at 6:30 p.m. and end at 9 p.m.

This introductory course will include basic techniques for targeting bullhead with live bait, casting basics, knot tying, filleting, aquatic ecology and biology.

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Scoreboard and sports schedule for April 5

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SCOREBOARD

COLLEGE SPORTS

Women’s Lacrosse

4/3 Midd. vs. Union................................. 16-4

Men’s Lacrosse

4/4 Midd. vs. Hamilton............................ 12-6

Softball

4/4 Midd. vs. Plattsburgh.......................... 4-3

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Boys’ Lacrosse

4/4 MUHS vs. Burlington........................ 11-5

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Vermont State Police Log: Drunk driving with suspended license leads local action

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY— Shortly after 7 p.m. on March 25 Vermont State Police observed a motor vehicle violation and stopped a car on Tyler Bridge Road in Monkton.

Troopers said they found the driver, identified as 48-year-old Wight Manning of Charlotte, was operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. Further investigation showed that Manning was driving under the influence of alcohol, police claimed.

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Middlebury Police Log: Local man held on $1,000 bail after domestic assault

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Glenn Fowler, 54, of Middlebury for domestic assault, stemming from an alleged incident in the Halladay Road area on April 1.

Police said Fowler was lodged that evening for lack of $1,000 bail.

In other action last week, Middlebury police:

•  Referred to state police on March 26 an allegation that a Middlebury Union Middle School student was being exposed to drugs at a friend’s house.

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Vergennes Police Log: Police issue two citations for drug-related impaired driving

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERGENNES — Vergennes police this past Saturday cited two motorists for impaired driving, with marijuana involved in both cases.

First city police cited Kayla Zeno, 25, of Bridport for driving under the influence of alcohol after pulling her vehicle over for allegedly failing to honor a stop sign at the intersection of School and South Maple streets.

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Learn about summer Route 7 construction in Brandon at April 3 meeting

Posted on April 2, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRANDON — Officials on Tuesday evening will provide details on the work planned for the massive Route 7, Segment 6 Project that is updating the main travel artery through downtown Brandon.

Representatives from the town of Brandon, Casella Construction, DuBois & King Engineering and the local water district will make a presentation on the work to be performed in 2018. The event is scheduled for April 3 at 6:30 p.m. upstairs in the Brandon Town Hall.

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Jane Lindholm finds interesting Vermonters

Posted on April 2, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — Celebrated and respected radio journalist, host, and commentator Jane Lindholm of Vermont Public Radio’s award-winning “Vermont Edition” is the featured speaker at the upcoming jointly sponsored Henry Sheldon Museum/Hawthorne Club public lecture. The event, free to the public, will be held Thursday, April 12, at 7 p.m., at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 2 Duane Court, Middlebury.

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