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August 18th, 2014

Former Vermont US Sen. Jeffords Dies At 80

August 18, 2014

MONTPELIER (AP) — Former Vermont U.S. Sen. James Jeffords, who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an independent, died Monday. He was 80.

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

Kingdom Community Wind: Sound Levels Meet Standards In Latest Round Of Testing

August 18, 2014

Green Mountain Power (GMP) has its results from its latest round of sound monitoring at the Kingdom Community Wind facility in Lowell. According to the monitoring results filed with the Vermont Public Service Board, sound levels fell within the allowable limits, GMP announced last Thursday.

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

Terry Lumbra Retires After 37 Years As Cook AT Holland Elementary

August 18, 2014

Born in Hartford, Conn., Terry Lumbra’s family moved to Holland, Vt. and here she still lives with her husband DeForrest Lumbra Jr. This month Lumbra retired after working for 37 years as a cook at the Holland Elementary School.

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

Orleans County Fair Ends With A Bang

August 18, 2014

BARTON - The Orleans County Fair ended Sunday with its traditional demolition derby sending once shiny, new vehicles that someone worked hard to earn, to nothing but crumble pieces of junk.
While some cars went down early in the trials, many made it to the finals and went out in a blaze of glory.

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

August 17th

Newport Man In Serious Condition Following Accident

August 17, 2014

NEWPORT CENTER — The passenger of a car that went off the road and rolled over Saturday afternoon is listed in serious condition at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H.

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

Orleans County Fair Association Dedicates Barn To Stanwood ‘Doc’ Churchill

August 17, 2014

BARTON – The Orleans County Fair is nothing but a memory for most people, but a dedication that took place in the barn area Thursday will linger for the family of Dr. Stanwood “Doc” Churchill family.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story and several photos from the Orleans County Fair.

Homicide Victim Memorialized At Concert

August 17, 2014

BRIGHTON — As the case regarding the death of an Island Pond man by stabbing at a home in Newport remains unresolved in the office of the Orleans County states attorney, friends and family of the victim, Isaac Hunt, held a memorial concert and lantern lighting ceremony on Saturday evening.

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

Louis Garneau Building Opens In Derby

August 17, 2014

DERBY — It took less than year to assemble and Friday the grand opening of the Louis Garneau facility became a reality. The eight million dollar, 60,000 square-foot building was on display for invited guests and the media as a press conference, tour, and lunch made for a complete look and explanation of the new structure located on Route 5.

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

Brownington Voters Asked On Primary Day To Approve Truck Purchase

August 17, 2014

BROWNINGTON — Voters in Brownington will have the opportunity to approve or reject the construction of a town garage and a bond for a new truck on Primary Election Day, August 26.

Please see the full report in Monday's Newport Daily Express.

VIDEO: Preseason takeaways: Quarterbacks and flags highlight Patriots win over Eagles

August 17, 2014

VIDEO: Preseason takeaways: Quarterbacks and flags highlight Patriots win over Eagles

Boston.com's Zuri Berry and the Boston Globe's Ben Volin recap tonight's Patriots preseason win over the Eagles

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