No weed removal on Lake Carmi, again

No weed removal on Lake Carmi, again

FRANKLIN — The town’s new weed harvester may be in need of a more than $8,000 repair, the latest development in a continuous effort to make the machine operable. The weed harvester is currently not working, leaving Lake Carmi without … Read more

SAPD breaks state trends

SAPD breaks state trends

ST. ALBANS — When pulled over by troopers from the Vermont State Police St. Albans Barracks, non-white drivers are almost seven percent more likely to get a ticket than their white peers, according to a 2016 Northeastern University report that … Read more

Town, RiseVT partner on Town Forest

Town, RiseVT partner on Town Forest

ST. ALBANS — The town needs to raise approximately $24,000 in order to fully finance their $66,000 comprehensive trail plan for the St. Albans Town Forest, which proposes adding two miles of trails and infrastructure to reduce the environmental impact … Read more

Storm causes sewer overflow

Storm causes sewer overflow

ST. ALBANS CITY — Sunday’s rainfall caused an overflow at the Lower Welden Street combined sewer overflow, releasing just over 100,000 gallons of rainwater mixed with sewage, explained Brian Burns, superintendent of public works for St. Albans City. The rainfall … Read more

Chair Affair auction brings big bids, plenty of laughs

Chair Affair auction brings big bids, plenty of laughs

ST. ALBANS — The Second Annual Chair Affair drew about 250 people to Taylor Park on Saturday evening for an auction benefiting the Franklin Grand Isle Bookmobile. There were 35 Adirondack chairs and tables up for auction. The chairs were … Read more

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The Town of Franklin’s weed harvester sits on the Lake Carmi shore earlier this week. Mechanical difficulties have plagued the machine since arrival on the lake last year.

No weed removal on Lake Carmi, again

FRANKLIN — The town’s new weed harvester may be in need of a more than $8,000 repair, the latest development in a continuous effort to make the machine operable. The weed harvester is currently not working, leaving Lake Carmi without … Read more

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SAPD breaks state trends

ST. ALBANS — When pulled over by troopers from the Vermont State Police St. Albans Barracks, non-white drivers are almost seven percent more likely to get a ticket than their white peers, according to a 2016 Northeastern University report that … Read more

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Town, RiseVT partner on Town Forest

ST. ALBANS — The town needs to raise approximately $24,000 in order to fully finance their $66,000 comprehensive trail plan for the St. Albans Town Forest, which proposes adding two miles of trails and infrastructure to reduce the environmental impact … Read more

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Rowan Henry Richards, a boy, born at the Northwestern Medical Center on August 13 to Grant Richards and Jasmine Henry of St. Albans City.

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Tristin Grace Graham, a girl, born at the Northwestern Medical Center on August 13 to Keith M. Graham and Josephina Piscitello Graham of Franklin.

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Andrew Jefferey Alen Stephens, a boy, born at the Northwestern Medical Center on August 10 to Dylan Stephens and Courtney (Woel) Billado of Richford.

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RUTH (SULLIVAN) SANTA BARBARA

ST. ALBANS/ SYRACUSE N.Y. – Ruth (Sullivan) Santa Barbara a resident of St. Albans and 58 year resident of Syracuse passed away on Tuesday evening, Aug. 23, 2016, at her summer cottage on Hathaway Point. Born in St. Albans, on … Read more

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EARNEST MORROW ‘EARNIE’ BURTON

SWANTON — Earnest Morrow ‘Ernie’ Burton, 87, of Madison Heights, Va. died Monday, Aug. 15, 2015, at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was born in Nace Va. On March 26, 1929, a son of the late Sherman Haynes and Ida Dickerson … Read more

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DOROTHY S. SLOAN

EAST FAIRFIELD — Mrs. Dorothy S. Sloan, age 85, passed away Wednesday evening, Aug. 24, 2016, at the Franklin County Rehab Center. She was born in Johnson Jan. 16, 1931, daughter of the late Phillip and Sadie (Davis) Stearns. She … Read more

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