Fate of water, sewer deal in town's hands

Fate of water, sewer deal in town's hands

ST. ALBANS — St. Albans City is waiting for the St. Albans Town selectboard to decide whether or not it wants to proceed with an agreement granting town residents and businesses access to water and wastewater services on the same … Read more

Over 700, with bells on

Over 700, with bells on

ST. ALBANS – More than 700 people showed up in the chilly rain to run, jog or walk in the sixth annual Running of the Bells Thursday night to support families in need during the holiday season. Kicking off at … Read more

Town pays $12.9K for well contamination

Town pays $12.9K for well contamination

ST. ALBANS — St. Albans Town paid a landowner, with property adjacent to the Town garage, $12,900 to address excessive sodium levels found in their well water, according to an agreement signed by Town Manager Carrie Johnson. The selectboard approved … Read more

Helping Hands box sales below target

Helping Hands box sales below target

ST. ALBANS — Since the Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger program began in mid-October, community members here have bought 1,696 boxes for the local food shelf, according to assistant store manager Carol Guilmette. Boxes will be available for purchase until Dec. … Read more

Swanton: Village trustees hear from youth

Swanton: Village trustees hear from youth

SWANTON — Local students met with the Swanton Village Trustees Monday night to discuss substance abuse, health and whether or not young people feel valued by their communities. Mattison Lampman, Kendall Ladieu, Whitney Farnsworth and Eleanor Maguire, girls in the … Read more

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Hundreds prepare to run, walk, or jog for Operation Happiness during Thursday's Running of the Bells.

Over 700, with bells on

ST. ALBANS – More than 700 people showed up in the chilly rain to run, jog or walk in the sixth annual Running of the Bells Thursday night to support families in need during the holiday season. Kicking off at … Read more

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A landowner’s well located adjacent to the St. Albans Town garage has unacceptable levels of sodium, according to a water test. The town’s salt shed, which stores the salt used on roads, is next door.

Town pays $12.9K for well contamination

ST. ALBANS — St. Albans Town paid a landowner, with property adjacent to the Town garage, $12,900 to address excessive sodium levels found in their well water, according to an agreement signed by Town Manager Carrie Johnson. The selectboard approved … Read more

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Anaya Lily-Mae Smith, a girl, born at the Northwestern Medical Center on November 1 to Arthur Lorne Smith and Comfort Marie Martin of Swanton.

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Teagan Charlene Bates, a girl, born at the Northwestern Medical Center to Joshua Ryan Bates and Whitney Gingras Bates of Highgate.

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Aylen-Elizabeth Lee Bilodeau, a girl, born at the Northwestern Medical Center on November 1 to Jessica Bilodeau of Franklin.

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ETHEL MESSIER

EAST FAIRFIELD — Ethel Messier, 89, passed away Wednesday Nov. 30, 2016, at the St. Albans Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center with her loving family by her side. Ethel is survived by her children, Diane Messier-Lazarski and her husband, Al, Beverly … Read more

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RICHARD JASON GIDNEY

NEWPORT — Mr. Richard Jason Gidney, age 76, passed away Tuesday evening, Nov. 29, 2016 at the Bel Aire Nursing Facility in Newport. He was born in Montpelier March 16, 1940, son of the late Robert John and Europa L. … Read more

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CAROLYN ‘LYN’ P. LEAVITT

ST. ALBANS — Carolyn P Leavitt [Lyn] passed away on Nov. 27, 2016 from complications at the end of a long road traveled with leukemia. Lyn was born Carolyn Westlin Peabody in New Rochelle, N.Y. to Ethel and Kemper Peabody … Read more

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