Go Wild! Respecting wildlife

Go Wild! Respecting wildlife

FAIRFAX — Have you ever looked an owl in the eyes? When you do, there’s an undeniable sense of intelligence, power and beauty that’s staring back at you. I had this experience several weeks ago when I visited Audrey Von … Read more

Fire at trucking facility

Fire at trucking facility

SWANTON — Five fire departments finished up a nightlong battle with flames at a commercial building on Babbie Boulevard early this morning. Firefighters were called at 1:10 a.m. to TDI Repair and Towing for reports of a fire. That alert … Read more

In Good Taste

In Good Taste

January can be rather bleak and empty, but on Friday, hundreds of people filtered in and out of downtown for the second annual “In Good Taste” event. Held in a full St. Albans City Hall’s auditorium, the attendees nibbled, sipped … Read more

Mushing Montgomery

Mushing Montgomery

MONTGOMERY — When you arrive at the backwoods Montgomery house, you’ve entered dog’s domain. “This is their house,” said Keith Sampietro, co-owner of the outdoor “green fun” company Montgomery Adventures. “These are our kids.” In the entry to the Sampietro … Read more

The yeast they could do

The yeast they could do

HIGHGATE — More than 350 students in Franklin County are baking bread for community members in need this week. On Wednesday, students at Highgate Elementary School and Bellows Free Academy (BFA) in Fairfax took part in King Arthur Flour’s Bake … Read more

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Go Wild! Respecting wildlife

FAIRFAX — Have you ever looked an owl in the eyes? When you do, there’s an undeniable sense of intelligence, power and beauty that’s staring back at you. I had this experience several weeks ago when I visited Audrey Von … Read more

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Fire at trucking facility

SWANTON — Five fire departments finished up a nightlong battle with flames at a commercial building on Babbie Boulevard early this morning. Firefighters were called at 1:10 a.m. to TDI Repair and Towing for reports of a fire. That alert … Read more

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In Good Taste

January can be rather bleak and empty, but on Friday, hundreds of people filtered in and out of downtown for the second annual “In Good Taste” event. Held in a full St. Albans City Hall’s auditorium, the attendees nibbled, sipped … Read more

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BFA-Fairfax wins first football title

BFA-Fairfax got 407 yards on runs by Matt Larose, Luke Langelier and Liam Sweeney, including a game-saving 38-yard fourth-down sprint by Sweeney to set up a final touchdown with less than a minute remaining in Saturday’s Division III football state … Read more

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Luke Langelier gets into the end zone for BFA's second score in Saturday's Division III semifinal victory over Mt Abraham.

Bullets push back to finals

FAIRFAX — Strong play by the line both ways all afternoon, a better grip on the ball in the second half, and touchdowns by Matt Larose and Luke Langelier were enough to send BFA-Fairfax to the Division III football championship game … Read more

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The regular season is finished, seniors (including Bobwhite Garrett Lamothe) have been honored, and playoffs begin Tuesday.

Playoff Pairings

Official Pairings for Boys & Girls Soccer FOOTBALL Division I Quarterfinals Friday, 7 p.m. CVU (8, 3-5) at Middlebury (1, 8-0) BFA-St. Albans (6, 4-4) at Essex (3, 6-2) Colchester (4, 6-2) at Rutland (4, 5-3) Saturday, 1 p.m. Hartford (7, … Read more

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Gaudette

On Dec. 31, 2014, at the University of Vermont Medical Center, a girl, Evelyn Katherine Gaudette, to Amanda (Bryan) Gaudette and Jesse Gaudette, of Colchester.

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Francalangia

On Dec. 15, 2014, at the University of Vermont Medical Center, a girl, Sophia Anne Francalangia, to Andrea (Lambesis) Francalangia and Keith Francalangia, of South Burlington.

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Whittemore

On Dec. 5, 2014, at the University of Vermont Medical Center, a girl, Rilyn Whittemore, to Amy (Dusablon) Whittemore and Shayne Whittemore, of St. Albans City.

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PAUL V. BERTHIAUME

HIGHGATE — Paul V. Berthiaume, age 68, passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 in St. Albans. A memorial service and inurnment will be held in the spring. The family invites you to view further information and share your memories by … Read more

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PAULINE DESJARDINS

ST. ALBANS — Mrs. Pauline Desjardins, age 80, died Sunday evening, Jan. 25, 2015 at the Northwestern Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born Aug. 19, 1934, in St. Albans, daughter of the late Arthur and Harriet (Nichols) … Read more

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MARGARET ANN PUTTICK

SWANTON — Margaret Ann Puttick, age 63 years, a resident of the Swanton community for 30 years died early Monday morning, Jan. 26, 2015, at the Birchwood Terrace Health Care Center in Burlington. Born in Lachine, Quebec Canada on April … Read more

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