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June 10th

RUNNING FOR THE DOGS

June 10, 2013

Area runners showed up in Orleans Sunday and risked threatening weather to raise money for Therapy Dogs of Vermont. Read about the organization and how it helps people in Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 11, 2013.

FORMER SHERIFF'S BUILDING RAZED

June 10, 2013

NEWPORT CITY Crews demolished the former Orleans County Sheriff's Building Monday.
The sheriff's department moved into a new facility on the Derby Road more than a year ago.
Watch for more photos and a story in Tuesday's Newport Daily Express.

June 9th

CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES!

June 9, 2013

It's graduation time! Last week was United Christian Academy. This weekend was North Country and Lake Region. Next weekend: Stanstead. Take a peak at our graduates and read what they had to say about high school and the big world that follows, in Monday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 10, 2013.

June 6th

SMOOTH SAILING

June 6, 2013

The Northern Star had her official maiden voyage on Lake Memphremagog with a dedicated crew, a smiling captain in uniform, good food, good weather and happy passengers. Read about it in Friday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 7, 2013.

CARRYING THE TORCH!

June 6, 2013

This weekend, the Vermont Special Olympics will be held at the University of Vermont, Athletes from all over the state are making a "run for the gold." Read about it in Friday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 7, 2013.

CELEBRATING COMMON GROUND

June 6, 2013

The mayor of Stanstead, Quebec, is throwing a party to celebrate American/Canadian relations as symbolized by Canusa Avenue. Read about it in Friday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 7, 2013.

June 5th

HEART AND HOME

June 5, 2013

Once there were nuns - or more appropriately, sisters. But when the sisters left Newport and the school closed, the convent by St. Mary, Star of the Sea remained empty. Now Rural Edge wants to use that building for community housing. Read the story in Thursday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 6, 2013.

LUNCH ON WHEELS

June 5, 2013

Who says there's no such thing as a free lunch? For children under 18 in communities served by the Lunchbox wagon, a meal can be had for free. Adults have to pay, but they can get nutritious food and a farmer's market of goodies on wheels. For more of this story and a schedule, read Thursday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 6, 2013.

A LITTLE PERSON ON A BIG MISSION

June 5, 2013

Sarah Elliott never let dwarfism slow her down, and now the college grad is raising funds to attend a convention in D.C. that will further her goal of helping others. For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 6, 2013.

June 4th

LEARNING BY DOING

June 4, 2013

Just when you think you know what you want to do when you grow up, something comes along and changes your mind. That was the experience for some of the students participating in the Lake Region job-shadowing internships. Read about it in Wednesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for June 5, 2013.

 

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