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September 29th, 2014

Psychiatric Exam Ordered For Velasquez In Quebec Court

September 29, 2014

The woman who sparked a cross-border police chase last Friday will be assessed by a forensic psychiatrist to determine her ability to face charges in court.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.

Gray Purchases The Brown Cow

September 29, 2014

More an institution than a family style restaurant, the Brown Cow located on East Main Street, has been sold. Erica Gray takes over from Ken and Faye Stocker, who have operated the Cow for 18 years, on October 1.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.

Tide Shuts Out Hard Luck Falcons, Win 2-0

September 29, 2014

NEWPORT–Snake bitten.
There is no other way to describe the North Country boys soccer team.
On Monday afternoon the Falcons took on the Spaulding Crimson Tide for the second time in as many games, and despite putting thirteen shots on goal and having a penalty kick, the team could not find the back net as they fell to visiting squad 2-0.

Thomas Klansky

September 29, 2014

Thomas Klansky, 54, of Newport, VT, passed away peacefully on September 24, 2014 in Newport.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

September 28th

Urie Strikes in Overtime as Lady Rangers Earn 7th Win

September 28, 2014

ORLEANS–A bright and beautiful Saturday morning that found the Northeast Kingdom awash in a sea of changing leaves served as the backdrop for a Division II-Division III soccer showdown between the Lake Region Lady Rangers and BFA Fairfax Bullets.
BFA would strike first, but a late surge by the Lady Rangers would see the blue and white tie the game in the final ten minutes of regulation and eventually win the contest in overtime, as Brooke Morley set up Tyrah Urie for the deciding goal in the extra session.

Lady Chargers Fall, Falcon Girls Tie, More in Weekend Round-up

September 28, 2014

Burke 3, Craftsbury 0
EAST BURKE–The Craftsbury girls soccer team was in action against the Burke Burkies on Saturday.
The Lady Chargers knew from the opening kickoff that this was going to be a very fast paced match. In the opening minutes, both Craftsbury players and fans were taken aback by a bullet of a shot that rattled off the near post off the foot of a Burke striker. Despite being targeted for 13 shots in the first half, Charger goalkeeper Paige Coolbeth kept her cool and defended her net, allowing the team to be knotted in a 0-0 draw at halftime.

Charger Boys Run into to Hard-Playing Burkies, Fall 2-1

September 28, 2014

BURKE–After the first game of the girls/boys Alumni Day soccer doubleheader, fans, parents and alumni alike once again gathered on top of the hill to witness the Craftsbury Charger and the Burke Burkie boys do battle.
It would be a low scoring affair, as each team netted a goal in regulation, but in the extra session it would be the Burkies coming out on top, as they picked up the 2-1 victory.
For the full story see the Express on 9-29-14.

Foiled Female Burglar Arrested In Quebec

September 28, 2014

DERBY — A Newport woman who tried to bash in a mini mart door with her rifle Friday morning led multiple law enforcement officers in a chase that turned into an international affair. Valentina Velasquez, 31, of Newport is being held in Canada where she is facing several charges.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

United Christian Academy: Dedicating The Kuniholm Education Center

September 28, 2014

NEWPORT CITY — Four years ago retiring Dr. John Kuniholm donated the property on which his dentistry practice was located to the United Christian Academy.

Thease see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.

Former Gov. Douglas Writes About Issues He Confronted In Office

September 28, 2014

ST. JOHNSBURY – Former Gov. Jim Douglas made a whirlwind stop at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum Art Gallery and Public Library Friday to promote his new book “The Vermont Way.”

Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.


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