City man, 72, dies of burn injuries

City man, 72, dies of burn injuries

ST. ALBANS CITY — A man critically injured in an apartment building fire early Wednesday morning died yesterday as other tenants gathered their things and looked to move forward. Thomas Page, 72, passed away at Fletcher Allen Health Center in … Read more

ST. ALBANS CITY: Fire victim listed ‘critical’

ST. ALBANS CITY: Fire victim listed ‘critical’

ST. ALBANS — A handicapped man, who St. Albans Police officers rescued from a burning building today, is fighting for his life in a Burlington hospital. Dispatchers received a call at 1:11 a.m. from Thomas Page, 72, who reported a … Read more

Sky’s the limit

Sky’s the limit

SWANTON — The sky’s the limit for students attending the Missisquoi Valley Union Summer Academy. Good thing, too, as students in last week’s session were shooting their homemade rockets high into the dark, storm cloud-filled heavens. Followed by excited eyes, … Read more

Edward St. fire forces seven from their home

Edward St. fire forces seven from their home

ST. ALBANS CITY — Just under 50 firefighters from St. Albans Town and City Fire Departments responded to a fire at 12 Edwards St. over the weekend. According to City Fire Chief Gary Taylor, the call came in at 6:30 … Read more

Cupcakes for firefighters

Cupcakes for firefighters

Chuck Thompson, left, of the Orwell Town Fire Department helps other members of the Vermont State Firefighters’ Association (VSFA) frost 250 cupcakes last night in preparation for their 125th Annual Conference and convention this weekend. Activities for the public will … Read more

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Farm offices’ move fought

ST. ALBANS — The federal General Services Agency (GSA) is meeting opposition as it intends to relocate the USDA Service Center for Franklin and Grand Isle counties from Fisher Pond Road to downtown St. Albans City. The USDA and Vermont’s … Read more

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Enosburg Falls voters reject propane facility

ENOSBURG FALLS —Enosburg Falls residents, by a vote of 99-47, have overturned a change to municipal by-laws that would have allowed a propane storage facility in the village. Village trustees changed the by-laws in April to allow a hazardous materials … Read more

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Dairy lawsuit: $50M settlement approval denied

RUTLAND — A federal judge has denied approval of a $50 million proposed settlement between Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) and the farmers who filed an anti-trust suit on behalf of all dairy formers in the northeast. U.S. District Court … 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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Vergennes takes lead before play halted

VERGENNES — They started 10 minutes early in an effort to beat the worsening rainstorm, but BFA-Fairfax and Vergennes didn’t make it all the way through the first inning before their Division II semifinal was halted. Subscribe for all the … Read more

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On July 20, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Ava Jean Creller, to Traci (Sessions) Creller and Gene Evan Creller Jr., of Alburg.

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On July 18, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Addyson Mae Couture, to Tiffany Tatro Couture and Bryan Couture, of Enosburg.

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On July 18, 2014, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Jase David Elkins, to Ashley Cooper and Larry Nathan Elkins, of Highgate.

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JOSEPH ‘REGGIE’ BILLODEAU

ST. ALBANS — Joseph “Reggie” Billodeau a lifelong area resident passed away on Wednesday July 30, 2014, at Redstone Villa with his loving family at his side. Born in St. Albans on Dec. 9, 1945, he was the son of … Read more

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RICHARD ‘RICK’ BROWN

FAIRFIELD — Richard “Rick” Brown, 53, passed away at his residence in Fairfield on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Rick was born on Feb. 17, 1961 in St. Albans, the son of Hector and Yvonne (Gervais) Brown. He owned and operated … Read more

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RANDELL ‘RANDY’ R. SCOTT

ENOSBURG – Randell “Randy” R. Scott, age 67, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans. He was born Aug. 13, 1946 in St. Albans to Theda Larose and the late Robert Scott. Randy … Read more

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