March 5th, 2015
ISLAND POND â€” At the Town of Brighton Annual School District and Town Meetings, which took place on Monday, voters seemed amicable to most all issues warned.
Please see Friday's Express for the full story.
Abigail (Abby) Provost is the new Derby Elementary School board director. She was elected at Town Meeting by Australian ballot by a wide margin, defeating longtime incumbent Daniel Kurzman.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.
Tuesday night the voters of Barton passed both their select board and highway budgets with little discussion. But the retirement of two elected positions did receive recognition, as did some of the appropriations.
William May has been Bartonâ€™s town moderator for 38 years. This year he decided he would be stepping down.
See the full story in Thursday's Newport Daily Express.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ Demolition crews will begin razing the Spates Block on Main Street within the next few months.
See Thursday's Express for the full story.
BURLINGTON-The North Country girls hockey team won the Division II State Championship on Tuesday night. More in the Express on 3-4-15.
The North Country girls won their first ever hockey state championship Tuesday night, beating Mount Mansfield 4-2. Look for a detailed story in Thursdayâ€™s issue of The Newport Daily Express. (File photo by Mike Olmstead)
Newport City council candidates campaign in front of the Municipal Building Tuesday.
See The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for results of Town Meeting Day.
IRASBURG â€” The Orleans County Farm Bureau and local lawmakers agreed Monday that the state and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should not make farmers foot the bill for cleaning up waterways.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.
COVENTRY â€“ LaBranche Lumber is one of the largest suppliers of railroad ties in North America.
Please see Tuesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
NEWPORTâ€“A lot of snowboarders start out as skiers.
This rings true for North Country sophomore Olivia Miller, as she started out skiing when she was still a student at the Newport City Elementary school.
For the full story see the Express on 3-3-15.