Taking care of furry friends

Taking care of furry friends

ST. ALBANS CITY — Michelle Saine is pretty hard to miss in downtown St. Albans. You’ve probably seen her. She’s the lady walking four dogs — some tiny, others huge — all at the same time. Pick up Friday’s edition … Read more

$45 million for bays, lake

$45 million for bays, lake

Farm visits within plan BURLINGTON — With area waters plagued by blue-green algae, U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt. and the nation’s top agriculture official this morning announced $45 million in funding over five years to reduce farm pollution in Lake Champlain. To … Read more

FLETCHER; ‘A lot of scrap paper’

FLETCHER; ‘A lot of scrap paper’

FLETCHER — On Vermont’s Primary Election day Tuesday, Fletcher Clerk Elaine Sweet didn’t expect a huge voter turnout. And sure enough, by the end of the day just 40 people had walked through the town office door. Sweet, who is … Read more

ST. ALBANS TOWN: Board hears bay concerns

ST. ALBANS TOWN: Board hears bay concerns

ST. ALBANS BAY — It’s time to stop pointing fingers, stop talking, and just do something – that’s the message the St. Albans Town Selectboard delivered Monday night. Yesterday’s meeting opened with the bay’s hottest topic – the water, the … Read more

Dogs may make a difference

Dogs may make a difference

MILTON — The Blue Star Mothers of Vermont, a non-profit organization hopes to assist military members and their families by starting a new program that would give trained dogs to veterans suffering with such medical issues as Post Traumatic Stress … Read more

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How to save lakes? Expert charts plan

Editor’s Note: This is another in an ongoing series of reports related to lake water quality issues. Another will appear in Thursday’s edition. ST. ALBANS — If area residents want clean water in Lake Champlain and Lake Carmi they need … Read more

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Runners start toward Hathaway Point in the Great Race triathlon Sunday at St. Albans Bay.

Wind, waves shorten 35th Great Race

One hundred and sixty-two teams and Ironman/Ironwoman competitors took part in Sunday’s Bay Day triathlon, though the Coast Guard mandated elimination of the on-water portion of the race because of high winds and waves. Only championship-division teams were allowed onto … Read more

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Mt. Anthony third baseman Makayla Farrara starts to celebrate after tagging out an MVU runner for the final out in Monday's Division I softball state championship game.

Mt. Anthony holds off MVU for D-I title

POULTNEY — Missisquoi had more base runners and scoring chances, but Mt. Anthony scored all of its runs in a hectic third inning and escaped extra innings by 61 feet to take the Division I softball state championship, 4-3 Monday night … Read more

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On August 18, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Alyannah Diane LaGrow, to Aria Rochelle Garrow and Thomas Francis LaGrow, of Swanton.

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On August 16, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Jace Michael Arel, to Danielle Arel, of Georgia.

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On August 11, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Kolbie Lee Root, to Kayla Tosi and Kyle Root, of Sheldon.

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TERESA ‘TESSIE’ BUSHEY

ST. ALBANS — Teresa “Tessie” Vincellette Bushey, born on Nov. 25, 1927, died peacefully at the home of her daughter and caregiver Susan Jordan on Aug. 28, 2014. To read the complete obituary, see page 5A in Saturday’s edition of the St. Albans Messenger, … Read more

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WARREN STEPHEN BLODGETT

FAIRFAX — Warren Stephen Blodgett, age 90, passed away peacefully on Aug. 27, 2014, with family at his side. To read the complete obituary, see page 5A in Saturday’s edition of the St. Albans Messenger, or subscribe to our digital edition.

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ALLEN A. MCCORMICK

HIGHGATE — Allen A. McCormick, age 61. To read the complete obituary, read Friday’s edition of the St. Albans Messenger, or subscribe to our digital edition.

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