ST. ALBANS — It may sound blissful to consume maple sugar for six hours, but it can become a little hard on the stomach. “You have plenty,” said Henry Marckres of the Agency of Agriculture, Farm and Markets. Marckres and … Read more
WEBSTER CASE: Defense: Murder victim at fault
ST. ALBANS — Alleged aggression on the part of the murder victim are likely to be part of the defense when accused murderer Matthew Webster goes to trial this summer. Webster, 31, of Swanton, has been charged with second-degree murder … Read more
ENOSBURGH: Students take positive steps against suicide
ENOSBURG FALLS — Two senior students at Enosburg Falls High School (EFHS) have decided to tackle the problem of suicide in their school by fostering a dialogue on the subject. Student leaders Jeanessa St. Pierre and Rebecca Gagne have been … Read more
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ST. ALBANS — One lane of Main Street blocked by vendors, a carousel in Taylor Park and the sweet aroma of syrup and sugar can only mean one thing: the Vermont Maple Festival is here. The 49th annual event was … Read more
ENOSBURGH — Caring for one, two, three or even 11 kids is a serious job for any parent. Try 98 kids – albeit, goat kids – all born within days of each other. That is the task set before Theresa … Read more
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
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
FAIRFAX — BFA-Fairfax football coach Mike Williams will take over as head coach at Champlain Valley Union next fall, BFA athletic director Geri Witalec said Wednesday. Williams, who has been at BFA’s helm since the program was founded in 2007 and … Read more
On April 11, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Kadence Lynn LaCross, to Donna Paquette and Timothy LaCross, of Enosburg.
On April 10, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Patrick Allen Wedge Jr., to Meredith (Russell) Wedge and Patrick Pedge, of St. Albans.
On April 10, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Archie Joseph Domina III, to Melissa LaBounty and Archie J. Domina Jr., of Sheldon.
WEST SWANTON — Ronald Alan Case, Sr. passed away Tuesday evening April 21, 2015 at his West Swanton residence, after a courageous battle with cancer, with his loving family by his side. Born in New Britain, Conn., on March 4, … Read more
ST. ALBANS — Mr. John Joseph Kennedy, age 82, of St. Albans and formerly of Keeseville, N.Y., passed away on April 22, 2015 at Green Mountain Nursing Home in Colchester. He was born to Harold and Helen (Wry) Kennedy on … Read more
FAIRFAX — Stephanette Laverdure Potvin, 101, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on the evening of April 18, 2015 at her home in Fairfax, as she wished. Stephanette was born March 31, 1914 in Cote des Neiges, Montreal, … Read more