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PUMPKIN PATCH KID

Hannah Lamoureux, 5, and her mother Rose walk through the pumpkin patch at Winslow Farms in Pittsford on Friday afternoon.

City OKs little-known tax break for home

A little-used program offered by the city may have gotten a boost Monday when the Board of Aldermen approved tax...

Competent in murder case? Depends

The lawyer for Christopher Sharrow, accused of murder, said Monday that Sharrow’s competence to stand trial depends on what he...

Old, new photos sought for town plan

WALLINGFORD — The town Planning Commission has put out a request for new and old photographs of the town to...

Charges denied in Killington fatal crash

A New Hampshire man has been charged in connection with a fatal crash in Killington earlier this year. Stephen Driscoll,...

Killington faces possible workforce crunch

Killington — Killington Mountain Resort held its first job fair of the season Saturday at Ramshead Lodge as it ramps...

Proctor, Presidents to play for the ‘Jug’

It’s the final week of the regular season. How did we get here so fast? It means jockeying for a...

Front Page

THE FIXER-UPPERS

Ron Dutton, left, checks in on Tom Terounzo, who’s changing a transmission cooler, to let him know it’s break time...

Drug counseling process streamlined

MONTPELIER — The state has streamlined the process for someone to become a substance abuse counselor as it continues to...

Defamation claim against town dropped

KILLINGTON — Melvin Neisner has abandoned his lawsuit against the town. Much of Neisner’s lawsuit had already been dismissed by...

RAIDERS FLY PAST ESSEX

Rutland punter Noah Crossman (10) had to scramble after a low snap but still managed a 40-plus-yard punt during Friday’s...

Local & State

Revolutionary War hero to be feted

A ceremony will be held Wednesday honoring the resting place of early Rutland pioneer and Revolutionary War veteran Jude Moulthrop. The ceremony will take place at the North Main Street...

Some return from hurricane relief

COLCHESTER — Some of the Vermont National Guard personnel sent to the U.S. Virgin Islands to assist in hurricane recovery are back home. Cmdr. Michael Korczykowski told WPTZ-TV the Vermonters...

Police: NY man pulled over with $240K in drugs

A man accused of driving through Vermont with $240,000 worth of drugs was held for lack of $250,000 bail. Shane David, 23, of Brooklyn, N.Y., pleaded not guilty Monday in...

AS THE CORN FLIES

A farmer chops corn into silage and sprays it into a dump truck in a field along Route 22A in Benson last week.

Her brief but lasting impact

Gail H. Johnson, who died at the age of 73 on Aug. 24, didn’t live in Rutland for very long, but the city had become her home, according to her...

Sports

Fair Haven stuns Mill River, 2-0

FAIR HAVEN — Back in the preseason heat of August, Mill River girls soccer coach...

Surging Otters carve up Whitchester

BETHEL — Josh Letourneau scored twice and Otter Valley continued its chase of a home...

FIELD HOCKEY

Woodstock 2, Brattleboro 0 WOODSTOCK — Khara Brettell scored twice in a dominating performance by...

Castleton’s Atutor Rookie of Week

WATERVILLE, Maine – Coming off a strong performance to help lead the Castleton men’s soccer...

Smith wins WNE Invitational named Runner of Week

WATERVILLE, Maine – After capturing the individual title at the Western New England Invitational on...

Nation/World

Scientists witness huge cosmic crash

WASHINGTON — It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe,...

President blames Senate GOP, not himself for stalled agenda

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump blamed Senate Republicans, not himself, for the stalled GOP agenda Monday ahead of a crucial...

Army Sgt. Bergdahl pleads guilty to deserting his post

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured and held by the Taliban for five years after...