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BRAT hosting cyanobacteria monitoring training

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – The Black River Action Team is hosting cyanobacteria – toxic blue-green algae – monitoring training session Thursday, July 18 from 5:30-7 p.m. in Springfield, Vt. Directions and parking information will be given upon registration with Angela Shambaugh … Continued

Early detection and prevention of aquatic invasive species

invasive species

REGION – Windham County Natural Resources Conservation District has been awarded grant funding through Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation to support invasive aquatic species screening surveys at several ponds and river segments in southeastern Vermont. The funding, through DEC’s Aquatic … Continued

“The Wizard of Odd” with author Gary Meffe

The Wizard of Odd

CHESTER, Vt. – On Sunday, June 23 at 4 p.m., Phoenix Books Misty Valley will host author Gary Meffe to talk about his new work of fiction, “The Wizard of Odd: A Vermont Tale of Community Devotion,” and the rich … Continued

Lydia Balch, 1926-2019

Lydia Balch

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Lydia Balch, 93, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 8, 2019 with her family by her side. She was born March 9, 1926 in Douglas, Mass., the daughter of George H. and Gladys (Caswell) Johnson. She graduated from … Continued

Grady O. Evans, 2018-2019

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – Infant Grady Oliver Evans, 7 months, passed away June 5, 2019 at Boston Children’s Hospital after a short yet courageous battle with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. Our fighter passed peacefully in the arms of his Mommy and … Continued

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