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Archive - Oct 9, 2013

An Early Start

October 9, 2013

BARTON-The Business and Operations Committee at Lake Region Union High School is off to a fast start cobbling together a budget for fiscal year 2014/15. Committee Chair Mike Sanville said the first draft proposes an increase of $90,000 over the current fiscal year's budget of $6.5 million. “That represents an increase of 1.9%,” said Sanville. “Add in the capital reserve of $100,000 and the overall increase is 3.35%.”
For the rest of the story see Thursday's Express.

Talk of Marijuana Dispensary

October 9, 2013

NEWPORT CITY - Lawmakers, during the 2011-2012 legislative session, decided to allow medical marijuana dispensaries in the state. Now Newport City officials are trying to decide if they want the dispensaries in their communities. 
Tuesday, the planning commission, at the request of the Newport City Council, talked to Newport City Police Chief Seth DiSanto about if the city should disallow dispensaries in the city. 
For the rest of the story see Thursday's Express.

Edward Walter Pepyne, Sr.

October 9, 2013

Pepyne–– Edward Walter, Sr. of Derby, Vermont and Ashfield, MA passed away in Derby, Vermont October 4, 2013. He was 87. Born December 27, 1925 in Springfield, MA, he was the only child of Walter Henry and Francis A (Carroll) Pepyne. 
For the full obituary see Wednesday's Express.

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