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March 9th, 2015
The Holland town tax rate is going up even though the school reduced its budget by about 8 percent. The tax rate will increase by eight cents.
Please see Tuesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
Fred and Lorraine Hamelâ€™s love of Boston terriers combined with a passion to help others has led to a hobby of training a comfort dog. The hobby started accidentally as they took their puppy Daffodil to a rehabilitation facility in St. Johnsbury where Lorraineâ€™s aunt was residing.
See the whole story in The Express Tuesday.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The community came together over the past few weeks to help Helena Hicks pay her $2,600 water and sewer bill, and then some.
Please see the story in The Express Monday.
Kilo, Orleans County Sheriffâ€™s Departmentâ€™s German Shepard, died after getting hit by a car Sunday afternoon.
Please see the story in Monday's Newport Daily Express.
The bitterly cold winter is wreaking havoc on water and sewer lines and the level of frost has gone deep. The Derby Elementary School cancelled classes last week due to a frozen main water line.
Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
Gary and Bonnie Poginy are hoping for an affirmative decision from the Barton zoning board of adjustment for a conditional use permit to open a restaurant/cafĂ© on Water Street in Orleans.
Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the full story.
Jay Peak plans to develop the West Bowl area, but before it does, the resort must submit a Water Quality Protection Plan that includes detailed scientific information to demonstrate whether the waters would be negatively affected.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
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.