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January 3rd, 2014

Lakers Top Falcons 79-46

January 3, 2014

NEWPORT-With temperatures hovering near minus 15 degrees, the North Country boys basketball team ran into a hot shooting Colchester Laker squad, and came out on the tough end of a 79-46 score.
The game featured the return of Marquel Taylor-Webster to the area.
Marquel was a member of the UCA squad last season, but transferred to Colchester this school year.
He would put up 6 points in his return.
The Falcons were led by Rejean Roberge, who scored 9 points in the loss.
1-4 North Country will travel to face South Burlington on Monday. Tip-off is at 6:30.

January 2nd

Lady Rangers get 1st Win, Boys Suffer 1st Loss

January 2, 2014

ORLEANS-It was a night of firsts for the Lake Region basketball program on Thursday.
First, the Lake Region girls won their first game of the season, defeating Lyndon 47-38.
Emily Lawson led the way for the 1-4 Lady Rangers with 14 pts.
Said LR coach Joe Houston on getting the all important first win, "It feels really good. We talk about how we're patient, and that the losses are ok because we are building, but it does definitely feels good to get one in the win column."

North Country Hospital's First Baby Of 2014

January 2, 2014

Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday to read who the first baby is and who her parents are.

H1N1 Flu Is Back

January 2, 2014

The flu virus H1N1, formerly called the swine flu that emerged in 2009, is rearing its ugly head once again; although it really never left the world.
It is being referred to as pH1N1 with the “p” standing for pandemic.

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

CNN Names NEK Tasting Center A Top 50 Place To Visit

January 2, 2014

NEWPORT CITY - CNN, a popular news network, has named the Northeast Kingdom Tasting Center as one of the top 50 places to visit in the United States in 2014.

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

Sugar Makers Still Dealing With Ice Storm Damage

January 2, 2014

Last week’s ice storm damaged numerous trees and left some Vermonters in the dark for several days. While many have recovered from the damage, maple producers across the state have to wait and see what, if any, the long-term effects will be.

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

George M. Hamilton, Jr.

January 2, 2014

Hamilton–– George M., Jr., 81, died with his family by his side on December 28, 2014 at Hillcrest Commons in Pittsfield, MA.
For the full obituary see Thursday's Express.

January 1st

Two People Perish In The Wake Of The Ice Storm

January 1, 2014

FEMA In Town Today

Two people died as a result of the ice storm last week that devastated the area by ransacking trees and power lines.

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

New Year’s Day Fire Destroys Coventry Home

January 1, 2014

COVENTRY - Fire destroyed a home and garage on the Coventry Station Road Wednesday morning.
Newport City Firefighters responded to the Ryan Roberge residence at 4:17 a.m. for a porch fire.

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

An Icy Swim For A Good Cause on New Year’s Day

January 1, 2014

WESTMORE - The only thing warm at North Beach of Lake Willoughby yesterday were the hearts of the 56 individuals and their supporters who braved single-degree temperatures to take part in the annual Willoughby Lake Dip.

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

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