Archive - 2014 - News Article
DERBY â€“ A local landowner is making sure permits are in place for development. Roger Gosselin Inc./Gosselin Enterprises own a 64-acre piece of land on Route 5 in Derby. Step by step, permits are being attained to be ready for development.
Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
As part of its ongoing expansion and development Jay Peak Resort is now planning to build an outdoor amphitheater for larger concerts and other special events. Resort officials discussed plans with the Town of Jay Planning and Zoning Commission June 9.
Please see the Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
From 7:23 to around 8:05 p.m. Wednesday night, roughly 5,500 customers of Vermont Electric Co-op (VEC), Barton Electric, and Orleans Electric were without power. The cause of the outage was not the incoming rain, nor vehicle related. All the trouble was caused by a single raven.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
TROY - Wednesday evening the Troy Elementary School board used their paring knives to shave projects on the to do list to renovate the school.
Please see Friday's Newport Daily Express for the full story.
DERBY â€” Longtime Derby Selectman Laura Dolgin resigned her position on the board June 9.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.
The Act 250 hearing by the District 7 Environmental Commission for the proposed Derby Walmart is scheduled for next week, Tuesday, June 17 at 5 p.m. at the Derby municipal office building, 124 Main Street, Derby. Before the hearing a site visit is scheduled for 3 p.m.
Please see Wednesday's Newport Daily Express for the full story.
BARTON VILLAGE â€“ The trustees here approved the Hydro Re-Examination Committeeâ€™s continued pursuit of the viability of the hydro project at the Crystal Lake outlet.
Please see Tuesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The Citizen Emergency Response Team (CERT) is seeking to add new volunteers to its membership roster.
Chris Barrett, director of CERT District 10, which covers Orleans County and northern Essex County, said members help their community in times of disasters, manmade or natural.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.
A traffic study conducted by Conley Associates of Killington and Boston on behalf of Walmart estimates that the supercenter would see 8,360 entrances and exits into and out of its parking lot a day.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.
BARTON - Seventy Lake Region high school seniors received diplomas on Sunday, completing yet another stage of their lives. Appreciative family friends, faculty and staff filled the schoolâ€™s gym to capacity celebrating their achievement.
Please see Tuesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story and more photos.