Gas line break handled safely

Gas line break handled safely

ST. ALBANS CITY — Excavators working outside St. Albans City Hall on Wednesday morning nicked a gas line, forcing a temporary shutdown of gas service to buildings along Main Street. City hall and adjacent Traveled Cup coffee shop were evacuated … Read more

ENERGY DEBATE: Three town boards eye Swanton Wind

ENERGY DEBATE: Three town boards eye Swanton Wind

SWANTON – There was standing room only at a joint meeting of the selectboards of Swanton, Fairfield, and St. Albans Town Tuesday evening as the three bodies discussed the proposed wind project proposed for Rocky Ridge in Swanton. The boards … Read more

ST. ALBANS TOWN: Long haul to cross roads

ST. ALBANS TOWN: Long haul to cross roads

ST. ALBANS TOWN — You have to hand it to officials at Town Hall. From all indications they are working hard to get its taxpayers some crosswalks. In the continuing 15-month saga between the town and the Vermont Agency of … Read more

ST. ALBANS CITY: Tree people branch out

ST. ALBANS CITY: Tree people branch out

ST. ALBANS CITY — Drivers and passersby in the city may notice a few people in orange vests, standing beneath trees and burying their noses in iPads. They’re not absent-minded technology users who accidentally wandered outside. They’re foresters. And they’re … Read more

SCOOP OF SUCCESS

SCOOP OF SUCCESS

ST. ALBANS — It’s hot, it’s summer, and it’s ice cream season. Eating the good stuff is the easy part. The hard part? Keeping all that ice cream cool. It’s a challenge that the St. Albans Ben & Jerry’s factory … Read more

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Gas line break handled safely

ST. ALBANS CITY — Excavators working outside St. Albans City Hall on Wednesday morning nicked a gas line, forcing a temporary shutdown of gas service to buildings along Main Street. City hall and adjacent Traveled Cup coffee shop were evacuated … Read more

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From left to right, St. Albans Town Department of Public Works director Steve Beauregard, Vermont Agency of Transportation traffic operations official Tyler Guazzoni, town manager Carrie Johnson, selectmen Stan Dukas, Dave McWilliams and Brent Palmer, and consulting engineer Sam Ruggiano all look at a crosswalk site by  the St. Albans Bay Store Tuesday.

ST. ALBANS TOWN: Long haul to cross roads

ST. ALBANS TOWN — You have to hand it to officials at Town Hall. From all indications they are working hard to get its taxpayers some crosswalks. In the continuing 15-month saga between the town and the Vermont Agency of … Read more

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Max Graves of the Links at Lang Farm and Jason Havers of Kwiniaska Golf Club look for help tracking Graves' drive on the 13th hole at Champlain Country Club during Wednesday's second round of the Vermont Amateur Championships. For more photos from the tournament, pick up a copy of the Messenger or subscribe online, and visit fcsportsonline.com.

Evans leads, Bocash second midway through Amateur

Country Club of Barre’s Troy Evans surged into the second-day lead at the 109th Vermont Amateur Championships with an even-par 71 Wednesday, putting him two shots ahead of Champlain Country Club’s Shayne Bocash, Barre’s Eric Lajeunesse and Jay Peak Golf Course’s … Read more

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Likely Boys Basketball Pairings

Division I Playdowns Tuesday/Wednesday South Burlington (16, 3-17-0) at Rice (1, 19-1-0) St. Johnsbury (15, 7-11-0) at Burlington (2, 18-2-0) Brattleboro (14, 8-12-0) at Burr & Burton (3, 17-3-0) Mt. Anthony (13, 8-12-0) at Rutland (4, 17-3-0) Champlain Valley (12, … Read more

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Girls Basketball Playoffs

GIRLS BASKETBALL Division I Playdowns Tuesday, 7:00 St. Johnsbury (15, 5-15) at BFA-St. Albans (2, 17-3) Rutland (13, 8-12) at U-32 (4, 15-4), 5:00 Brattleboro (9, 13-7) at Burr & Burton (8, 14-6) Wednesday, 7:00 Spaulding (16, 4-16) at Champlain … Read more

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QUINONES

On Aug. 16, 2015, at the Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Lillyth Patricia Quinones, to Katelynn Charbonneau, and Samson Quinones, of St. Albans.

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On Aug. 15, 2015, at the Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Emmett Jack Dustin, to Lisa Dustin, and Jack Dustin, of Fairfield.

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On Aug. 14, 2015, at the Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Madison Jane Dittmar, to Jessica Dittmar, and Michael Dittmar, of Champlain.

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ADRIAN GAGNE

SWANTON — Adrian Gagne, of Deland, Fla. and Swanton, Vt. died peacefully Dec. 27, 2014 at his home in Deland, Fla. Born Joseph Adrien Gagne on Jan. 14, 1913, in St. Clement, Quebec; he was the sixth of 17 children … Read more

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KIM ALLYN BARRETT GROSS

ST. ALBANS — Kim Allyn Barrett Gross, 65, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Born in St. Albans, July 9, 1950, she was a daughter of Kenneth Alvin “Stubby” Barrett who … Read more

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CECILE MARIE MURPHY

SWANTON — Cecile Marie Murphy, age 91 years, a lifelong Swanton resident died early Monday morning, Aug. 31, 2015, at the Franklin County Rehab Center in St. Albans Town. Born in Swanton on Aug. 20, 1924, she was the daughter … Read more

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