Snow guns were seen pumping snow onto the surface of the ski trail at Killington Resort. Meanwhile, the bright blue Snowdon Six Express, began to turn as employees test out equipment. Opening day for skiers and riders is still TBD at this point in time.

BROC Community Action hosts the annual “foodraiser” that aids families in Rutland County during the holidays. This year because of COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions, food donations will not be collected. BROC asks that if you wish to donate: Cash or check will be accepted and greatly appr…

A combine kicks up a cloud of dust as it works through a hayfield along Route 22A in West Haven on Tuesday afternoon. The warm weather has given area farmers a chance to get in last minute chores before the snow flies.

Stephanie Stoodley speaks in favor of keeping the Rutland Raiders mascot during a socially distanced pep rally at the Rutland Recreation Center on the former CSJ campus Tuesday evening. Former RHS basketball star Butch Paul is at left.

From left, Michael Martin of Casella WRJ division, John Casella, Casella Training Manager Bill Baptie and Bill Lucci of Stafford Technical Center cut the ribbon during a ceremony at the new Stafford Driver Training Center in West Rutland on Wednesday afternoon. On the right are: West Rutland…

Killington Resort, nicknamed “Beast of the East,” is ramping up snowmaking operations in anticipation of a Nov. 14 opening day for skiers and riders. In addition to accumulations seen from overnight snowfall, this all helps to create the base of the beast.

A flock of migrating mallards flies through the mist on a gray morning on the State Waterfowl Refuge Area of Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area in Addison.A group of migrating mallards flies through the mist on a grey morning on the State Waterfowl Refuge Area of Dead Creek Wildlife Managem…

A witch stirs stirs an imaginary pot of pumpkin/crow soup Wednesday on East Street in Proctor in a Halloween scene. Vermont crow season runs until Dec. 19 if you would like to try making some for yourself. However, it would be illegal to sell the crow soup under current Fish & Wildlife s…

Janet and Joel Mondlak have opened a one-season pop-up antiques & vintage store in downtown Brandon in the Aubuchon Building named Across the Street. The former owners of the Inside Scoop & Antiques by the Falls shops have been RVing since 2014 & came back to a beautified Brandon…

When 94-year-old Rutland native George Wright was in the Air Force and stationed in Texas more than seven decades ago as a teenager, he had a whirlwind romance the led to a quick marriage, an equally quick divorce — and a son that he never met.

According to Danny Maniery, commander of Post 31, volunteers from local VFW/American Legion band together as they hand out more than 1,000 boxes of fresh food. The contents of the boxes included 12 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables as well as eggs, dairy, 4.5 pounds of meat. The food was…

A scarecrow is surrounded by a spectacular display of foliage despite the rain on Tuesday afternoon on the Green at Fair Haven Town Park. Similar scarecrows decorate the edge of the fence surrounding the park just in time for Halloween.

The Downtown Rutland Partnership has once again decorated the former Coffee Exchange at the corner of Merchants Row and Center Street. Local artist Andy Probst of Wilson Castle has hand-carved 150 jack-o-lanterns for the display, which is lit from 6-11 p.m. each night. Probst uses realistic …