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January 25th, 2015
Governor Peter Shumlin has made a formal request to President Barak Obama to declare a disaster in Vermont to allow for federal disaster relief funding. The damages that resulted from the early December storm were into the millions of dollars.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.
Paul Sicard recently announced his retirement from the Barton select board when his term ends on Town Meeting Day. But his service to the community isnâ€™t over, heâ€™s simply cutting back to spend more time with his family.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the full story.
Joshua Lillis, one of Newport City Police Departmentâ€™s newest officers, is the departmentâ€™s Officer of the Year for 2014.
Please see Monday's Express for the complete story.
The latest 'Bad Lip Readings' video skewers many of the NFL's biggest stars with some unforgettable lines.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The Newport City Fire Department assisted with the rescue of a man trapped in a wood chip bin behind North Country Hospital Thursday.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) recognized Newport as an age-friendly city Thursday. Newport is Vermontâ€™s first age-friendly city.
Please see Friday's Express for the full story.
MONTPELIER â€“ The Derby public safety answering point could close to save the state money, putting two dozen out of work.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.
The North Country Union High School and Career Center budget proposals combined are almost $9,000 below the current budgets.
Please see Thursday's Express for the full story.
An Irasburg man accused of causing a severe brain injury and rib fractures in his 10-week old child denied a felony charge of aggravated domestic assault in the Criminal Division of Orleans Superior Court.
Please see Wednesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
After a lengthy discussion Monday night, the city council decided to back the idea of a local warming shelter and the idea of having a community forum to discuss the homeless situation in the Newport area.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the full story.