January 11th, 2015
Valentina Velasquez, the 31-year-old Newport woman who allegedly went on a crime spree in Newport and Derby between September 20 through September 26, is now is a Vermont prison on $75,000 bail.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.
Despite a stellar effort from goaltender Dylan Simoneau, North Country would find themselves on the wrong side of a 1-0 score, as they fell to Rutland to move to 2-7 on the year.
Follow north Country in the pages of the Express.
ORLEANSâ€“The Lake Region Lady Rangers put their league-best 6-2 record on the line Friday night when they faced the Winooski Spartans at the Don Harter Memorial Gymnasium and came away with a 58-48 win.
Keep up with the Lady Rangers by reading the pages of the Express.
Patriots and Ravens players and coaches give their thoughts on Saturdays playoff game. (By Alan Miller, Globe Staff)
Some of the stories that will be talked about today: House Republicans are on track to pass legislation to authorize the construction of the contentious Keystone XL oil pipeline. It's still not immediately clear even within the Obama administration whether rogue hackers or other governments disrupted North Korea's networks last month. Obama administration officials are not providing any details about the proposal to give every American student two years of community college for free... no word on where the money would come to pay for it.
Nelson Farms has agreed to pay $45,000 for violating Vermontâ€™s agriculture water quality laws.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
BARTON â€” The Orleans Central Supervisory Unionâ€™s executive committee tabled action Wednesday night after a discussion on whether or not to send teachers to math seminars.
Please see Friday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
JAYâ€“The North Country girls hockey team improved to 6-2-1 on the year, as they picked up a 5-1 win over the Burlington/Colchester Sea-Lakers on Wednesday night.
Keep up with the Falcons by reading the Express.
JAYâ€“Despite temperatures that hovered anywhere from -25 to -40 degrees Fahrenheit outside at Jay Peak, plenty of fans braved the elements to come and watch the North Country boys hockey team square off against the Rice Green Knights. North Country would score first, but the Knights were able to rally back and earn the 2-1 victory.
Keep up with the Falcons by reading the pages of the Express.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The city council will soon have the task of searching for a new city manager. John Ward confirmed this week that he plans to retire in 2015.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.