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Local News

SVC will not appeal loss of accreditation

BENNINGTON — According to media reports, Southern Vermont College planned to appeal its loss of accreditation, leaving open the possibility… Read more

Driver accused of trying to drive another off the road is charged

A local man faces a felony charge after a Vermont State Police trooper said she saw him driving a truck and trying to force a car off the r… Read more

Slate quarriers ask for no changes to Act 250

MONTPELIER — For almost three hours Tuesday, Rutland County residents and members of the slate industry, some sporting shirts emblazoned wi… Read more

Concerns abound over Route 103 paving

LUDLOW — There will be an April 1 meeting during which state transportation and Pike Industries officials will talk about the paving job on… Read more

Making better use of food waste

Every week, 469 tons of food scraps are produced in Rutland County, according to the county solid waste district. Read more

Lawsuit claims town meeting invalid

A Rutland man is saying the city needs to redo town meeting because the city report was late. Read more

Obituaries

Sally A. (Keith) Pajala

Sally A. (Keith) Pajala CHESTER — Sally Anne (Keith) Pajala, 72, died Monday, March 11, 2019, at Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospi… Read more

John J. Daley

John J. Daley BOMOSEEN — John James Daley, 62, of Bomoseen, died unexpectedly Sunday evening, March 17, 2019, at the University of Vermont … Read more

Joan A. Sumner

Joan A. Sumner RUTLAND — Joan A. Sumner, 81, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Mountain View Center in Rutland. A full obituary will be publ… Read more

Joseph E. Whalen

Joseph E. Whalen rites BRANDON — The funeral Mass for Joseph Edward Whalen, 82, who died March 7, 2019, was celebrated Saturday, March 16, … Read more

Preston R. Mansfield

Preston R. Mansfield ROCKINGHAM — Preston Robert Mansfield, 25, died Feb. 25, 2019, surrounded by family, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Ce… Read more

Barbara D.M. Varga

Barbara D. M. Varga MONCURE, N.C. — Barbara Dolan McKay Varga, 90, of Moncure, passed peacefully at her home on March 14, 2019. Barbara was… Read more

Gladys "Jo"Messer

Gladys "Jo" Messer RUTLAND — Gladys “Jo” N. Messer, 95, of Rutland, died March 14, 2019, at her residence, following a brief illness. She w… Read more

Legal Notices

Mowing Invitation to Bid

Mowing Invitation to Bid The Town of Rutland Cemetery Commissioners are seeking bids from local landscaping or mowing contractors for work … Read more

Order and Notice of Hearing

STATE OF VERMONT SUPERIOR COURT FAMILY DIVISION Addison Unit Docket No.: 5-1-19 Anjv In re: E.A. ORDER AND NOTICE OF HEARING TO Tigerlillie… Read more

Notice to Creditors - Stedman

STATE OF VERMONT SUPERIOR COURT Rutland Unit PROBATE DIVISION Docket No. 138-3-19 Rdpr IN RE THE ESTATE OF EVA BELLE STEDMAN NOTICE TO CRED… Read more

Editorial

Stuck in the middle

Sen. Bernie Sanders may find himself stuck at the center of one of the most global hot-button issues. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Behind the words

Yeah, all lives matter. They should, but you don’t really believe it. Read more

Love our LGBTQ friends

Dear friends, Read more

We can do better

The contrast was telling. After the horrendous massacre of Muslims at worship in Christchurch, New Zealand, the prime minister’s first publ… Read more

National deficit

Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt. Congress and the president are at logger heads on spending priorities but … Read more

Commentary

Protecting patient information in the digital age

Rutland Regional Medical Center recently experienced a security incident where we discovered someone from outside the organization had gain… Read more

Business

Pentagon to probe if Shanahan used office to help Boeing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon's inspector general says it will investigate a watchdog group's allegations that acting Defense Secretary Pa… Read more

US judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles (1,295 sq. kilometers) in Wyoming and says the g… Read more

Federal Reserve signals no interest rate hike in 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve signals no interest rate hike in 2019. Read more

Features

US experts: Medicines for opioid addiction vastly underused

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's top medical advisers say medicines proven to treat opioid addiction remain vastly underused in the U.S. Read more

Huffman's court date pushed back in admissions scam case

BOSTON (AP) — A judge has granted a request to push back actress Felicity Huffman's court appearance in Boston on charges that she particip… Read more

California fundraiser for Kamala Harris boasts big LA names

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat presidential candidate Kamala Harris is in California for a fundraiser hosted by prominent Hollywood power playe… Read more

Weather Today

Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.

Today

49° 32°

Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.

Humidity:33%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SSW at 9 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:4 Moderate
Sunrise:06:55:32 AM
Sunset:07:04:06 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.Wed
0%49° 32°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 30s.Thu
50%47° 37°
Mix of rain and snow. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.Fri
90%40° 30°
Morning snow. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.Sat
80%35° 20°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the mid 20s.Sun
10%50° 26°
Snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid teens.Mon
40%34° 14°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper teens.Tue
20%35° 17°

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