Dr. John Minadeo, the Medical Director of the Northwestern Medical Center Emergency Department, said that NMC has prepared practices and policies in the unlikely event that an Ebola patient was received in Franklin County.

NMC prepares for Ebola

ST. ALBANS — Northwestern Medical Center (NMC) officials want Franklin County residents to know: There is little chance that the Ebola virus would make its way to Vermont, and in the unlikely event that it did, local hospitals, including NMC, … Read more

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Fall reflections …

Autumn colors reflect in a marsh pool in Franklin. While colors like these stood out bright late last week, they will soon diminish.

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A giant flag and numerous others along Parah Drive, welcomes veterans to Sunday’s event at the American Legion Hall.

Here for Vets

ST. ALBANS – More than 200 people turned out at the American Legion on Sunday afternoon to honor the veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The American Legion Riders of Green Mountain Post … Read more

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From left: Tiffany Bluemle of Vermont Works for Women describes the need for employment for women reentering the community after incarceration while Cathy Ainsworth of Mercy Connections and St. Albans City Mayor Liz Gamache listen. Gamache moderated a panel discussion on Wednesday evening at St. Albans City Hall.

When women leave prison

ST. ALBANS — Women re-entering the community from prison in Franklin County need assistance with employment and childcare. The women and their children would benefit from a reduction in the stigma surrounding incarceration, representatives from numerous agencies agreed. See the … Read more

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The cast of “Waiting On A Dream” sings the show’s first number during a dress rehearsal Monday evening. Below,
Grace Kelly, 13, of Swanton helps fellow actress Sussie Raiche, 17, of Highgate get into her Civil War era garb in the Enosburg Opera House dressing room before rehearsing.

Waiting On A Dream

ENOSBURG FALLS — If you thought the St. Albans Raid commemoration events were over, think again. Confederate soldiers, large hoop skirts and the Civil War period are coming alive again this weekend, though this time they’ll arrive with a few … Read more

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Bellows Free Academy-Fairfax students choose sidewalks over the bus for the last half-mile of their journey to school Wednesday morning.

BFA-Fairfax students pedestrians for cause

FAIRFAX — Car traffic and foot traffic filled the center of Fairfax this morning when school buses stopped by Rich’s Funeral Home on Main Street and let Bellows Free Academy-Fairfax students out to walk to school. See the complete story … Read more

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The shores of Lake Carmi are awash in color Monday afternoon. The blue-green algae — a color not welcome on the lake — remains an issue into October.

ENVIRONMENT: Lake Carmi proponents still pushing

FRANKLIN — Most of the trees surrounding Lake Carmi are putting on a brilliant display of fall’s red, orange and yellow colors, but on the lake itself, Franklin residents continue to see green. See the complete story in Tuesday’s edition of … Read more

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Off and running

First- and second-grade girls start the eighth annual BFA cross country festival, which brought 182 young runners to Hard’ack Recreation Area for rainy races Saturday afternoon. From left are Marianna Recica-Sullivan (793) of Bakersfield, Thaise Atkins (791), Emma Caster (465) … Read more

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Cranberry Bob

FLETCHER — Bob Lesnikoski, or Cranberry Bob, just decided to grow cranberries one day. At least, that seems to be the explanation for why Lesnikoski, a former logger, began Vermont Cranberry Company, the only commercial cranberry grower in the state, … Read more

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