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Grafton holds forum for candidates regarding Vermont energy policies

Moderator Mike McLaine outlining the format of the discussion.
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    GRAFTON, Vt. – Gubernatorial candidates and elected officials came together recently in Grafton to provide answers for concerned citizens regarding their thoughts on Vermont’s energy policies. Specifically, they discussed industrial wind ridgeline development projects and the role of … Continued

SMCS named one of the healthiest companies in America

SMCS recognized for Exceptional Participation Rates and Health Improvements through Wellness Initiatives. 
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  SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Springfield Medical Care Systems (SMCS) is proud to announce it has earned national recognition as one of the Healthiest Companies in America by Interactive Health, a national leader known for its personalized wellness solutions. Only 154 … Continued

Request for lease option gains traction

Adam Grinold, Executive Director of BDCC and Municipal Manager Chip Stearns.
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    BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – The Bellows Falls Historical Society is close to getting a two-year lease with purchase option for the historic TLR Mill. A Rockingham Town Selectboard motion to authorize Municipal Manager Chip Stearns to work with … Continued

Bike rack funding approved

BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – Bellows Falls Community Bike Project representatives Bonnie Anderson and Hannah Regier have asked the Rockingham Selectboard to approve road markings and bike racks around the village. Selectboard member Ann DiBernardo asked if this project gave any … Continued

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Service Technician Kevin Wiley, Owner Joel Stoddard, Store Manager & Service Writer Michael Michaud. Service Technician Kevin Wiley is a graduate of Universal Technical Institute with 10 years experience. Owner & Lead technician Joel Stoddard is a graduate of WyoTech, has 12+ years experience with GM & Mitsubishi dealership experience. Store Manager & Service Writer Michael Michaud has 10 years experience in customer service. 
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  WALPOLE, NH – Since June 1, 2009, J.S. Automotive and our professionally trained service technicians have proudly served the Charlestown community and its surrounding towns. We are taking the opportunity to serve the Walpole area in our repair facility, … Continued

Civil War families of Grafton

Tom Fontaine at the tombstone of Henry C. Spring in the Village Cemetery of Grafton. 
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  GRAFTON, Vt. – A rare look at the Civil War families in Grafton, Vermont will be the focus of a special presentation by Thomas E. Fontaine August 4 at 5 p.m. at the Brick Meeting House on upper Main … Continued