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LVRS wants your car

LONDONDERRY, Vt. – The Londonderry Volunteer Rescue Squad (LVRS) is seeking unwanted vehicles for extrication training. If you have a car or small truck that you would like to get off your hands and off your property, we would be … Continued

Bandwagon Summer Series presents Midwood

PUTNEY, Vt. – The Next Stage Bandwagon Summer Series presents contemporary klezmer/rock ensemble Midwood on Saturday, June 1, at 6 p.m., at Cooper Field, 41 Sand Hill Road in Putney. “Midwood is a who’s who of klezmer, jazz, and world … Continued

Springfield school budget passes

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – On Tuesday, May 21, Springfield voters narrowly passed the proposed school budget of $39,496,702, with 694 “yes” votes to 609 “no” votes.

The Hurtgen Forest

I first met Jim Carr about 25 years ago in Bellows Falls. Jim was always walking on Atkinson Street. Over time we became friendly. Jim is 98. One day I was having a yard sale on Atkinson Street when Jim … Continued

Precision Valley muzzleloader shooting competition

PERKINSVILLE, Vt. – On Saturday, June 1, the Precision Valley Fish and Game Association will hold a muzzleloading smoothbore/shotgun shoot on Route 106 in Perkinsville, Vt., about a mile south of Downers Four Corners (Exit 8 off Interstate 91), from … Continued

Study recommends fire department consolidation

BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – After a recent study conducted by AP Triton LLC, a Wyoming-based firm specializing in fire service, fire prevention, and emergency medical services, it has been recommended to the towns that three local fire departments – Bellows … Continued

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