Rutland Herald - The Daily
Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Local News

Fair Haven Rescue back up and running

FAIR HAVEN — After a month’s hiatus due to understaffing and lack of a field supervisor, the Fair Haven Rescue Squad is back up and running… Read more

Transfer station negotiations move ahead

BRANDON — Negotiations with the proposed new transfer station operator will begin where talks with the current company ended, according to … Read more

Half the priests in report served in Rutland County

Between 1963 and 1989, six priests identified by the Catholic Church as having credible accusations of abuse against them served in some ca… Read more

Killington Road planning begins Wednesday

KILLINGTON — The first public meeting to discuss what Killington Road will look like in the coming years will be held Wednesday. Read more

Vermont Catholic church releases list of accused priests

On Thursday, the Catholic Church's Diocese of Burlington published a report listing the names of priests who, since 1950, have had a “credi… Read more

Man accused of hitting rider, stealing bike

A local man, who court records described as transient, was ordered held without bail Tuesday after being accused Monday of stealing a man’s… Read more

Local man faces charge after high-speed chase

A Crescent Street man is facing several criminal charges, including a felony, after police said he led them on a high-speed chase through t… Read more

Certificate program grows for hemp production

FLORENCE — On a leisurely drive along Whipple Hollow Road in the summer, drivers will enjoy bright, rolling valleys of goldenrod, scenic mo… Read more

Herbalist McCleary remembered as 'a powerhouse'

WOODBURY — The life of well-known herbalist Annie McCleary is being celebrated after she died from pancreatic cancer Tuesday morning. Read more

Board to revise draft medical marijuana ban

KILLINGTON — An ordinance that would ban medical marijuana dispensaries in town needs further adjustment, according to the Select Board. Read more


Marion L. White

Marion L. White RUTLAND TOWN — Marion L. White died Aug. 19, 2019, at The Meadows at East Mountain in Rutland Town. She was born Dec. 23, 1… Read more

K. Joseph Matte

K. Joseph Matte FAIR HAVEN — K. Joseph Matte, 79, died Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at The Pines at Rutland, following a long illness. Arrangeme… Read more

Frederick H. Reed

Frederick H. Reed FAIR HAVEN — Frederick H. Reed, 78, died Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at his residence. He was born May 19, 1941, in Fair Have… Read more

Denise E. Nangle

Denise E. Nangle CASTLETON — Denise E. Nangle, 66, of Worcester, MA, and Castleton, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at UMass Memori… Read more

Thomas J. Navin

Thomas J. Navin RUTLAND — Thomas J. Navin, 77, died Aug. 17, 2019, at Rutland Health Care Center, after a 19-year battle with prostate canc… Read more

Jane Sangster Skakel

Jane Sangster Skakel SARASOTA, Fla. — Jane Sangster Skakel, adventurer, truth seeker, rebel, philanthropist, a person with attitude, smart … Read more

Anthony "Tony" Robinson

Anthony "Tony" Robinson NORTH CLARENDON — Anthony “Tony” Robinson, 57, of North Clarendon, lost his battle with cancer on Aug. 2, 2019. He … Read more


Legal Notices

Proposed State Rules

PROPOSED STATE RULES =============================================== By law, public notice of proposed rules must be given by publication i… Read more

Notice to Creditors - Queen


Lakeview Loan v Comtois

STATE OF VERMONT SUPERIOR COURT Civil Division Rutland Unit Docket No. 99-2-18 Rdcv LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC. Plaintiff, v. MICHAEL COM… Read more


It's not easy being Greenland

President Trump canceled a trip to Denmark this week because they won’t sell Greenland. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Headline is right

I’ll say one thing for Deb Billado’s Tuesday commentary — she got the headline right. Read more

Buses are obsolete

Are buses becoming obsolete? Fixed-route bus ridership has been on the decline for years but customized service requiring 24-hour reservati… Read more

Study links fluoride to lower IQ

The American Medical Association's Journal on Pediatrics has just published a study linking low levels of fluoride exposure, during fetal d… Read more

Too much coverage

Vermont media coverage of so-called white nationalists is becoming annoying. These individuals are hungry for attention and the media is gi… Read more


FAA puts out a call for pilots to test changes in Boeing jet

DALLAS (AP) — Federal safety officials are recruiting pilots from airlines around the world to test changes that Boeing is making to the fl… Read more

YouTube disables 200 videos attacking Hong Kong protests

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — YouTube says it disabled more than 200 videos this week that appeared to be part of a coordinated effort to spread mis… Read more

HP Inc.'s chief executive to step down in November

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — HP Inc. is losing the chief executive who has been leading the personal computer maker since it broke off as a separat… Read more


UN: Possible to eradicate malaria, but probably not soon

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it's theoretically possible to wipe out malaria, but probably not with the flawed vaccine … Read more

Manslaughter case continues against Mexican actor Pablo Lyle

MIAMI (AP) — A manslaughter case against Mexican actor Pablo Lyle will move forward after a Florida judge refused to dismiss it under the s… Read more

Peppa Pig to get new owner: GI Joe maker Hasbro

NEW YORK (AP) — Hasbro is going whole hog on Peppa Pig. Read more

Special Sections

Pets | 2019

A Rutland Herald supplement featuring Pets. More than 70 percent of Vermont households own at least one pet — and nearly 50% own at least o… Read more

Weather Today

A few clouds. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.


81° 54°

A few clouds. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SE at 4 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:04:08 AM
Sunset:07:45:00 PM

This Week's Forecast

A few clouds. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.Thu
10%81° 54°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Fri
10%73° 50°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Sat
10%72° 52°
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 40s.Sun
10%75° 47°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 40s.Mon
10%74° 49°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.Tue
10%77° 58°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.Wed
40%78° 63°

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