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April 9th, 2013

POET RELEASES NEW BOOK

April 9, 2013

ALBANY – Jerry Johnson, a former educator at Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts and former tennis pro, recently released his second book of poems, "Up the Creek Without a Saddle."
Johnson, also known as the Creek Road Poet, writes about what he sees and what is special in his heart. A dream of his was fulfilled when Jon Gailmor and Pete Sutherland, two well-known Vermont musicians, took 16 of his book’s 99 poems and set them to music to produce a CD. When the book is purchased on Johnson’s website, the CD is included for free.

William R. "Bill" Dubois

April 9, 2013

Dubois–– William R. "Bill", 54, of Newport, VT, son of Richard and Nancy DuBois of Randolph, VT, died Saturday evening, April 6, 2013 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH.
For the full obituary see Tuesday's Express.

Irene Bond

April 9, 2013

Bond–– Irene, 88, a 17-year resident of Millerton, NY, formerly of Wingdale, NY, died on Friday, April 5, 2013 at Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT.
For the full obituary see Tuesday's Express.

Daphne Ellen Hall Morse

April 9, 2013

Morse–– Daphne Ellen Hall, 86, of Newport, VT, passed away on April 5, 2013, due to complications following surgery.
For the full obituary see Tuesday's Express.

April 8th

INJURED IN ROLLOVER

April 8, 2013

HOLLAND - Emergency responders extricated 69-year-old Robert Maple of Morgan from his 2006 GMC pick-up truck Monday, after the vehicle left the Valley Road and rolled over into a field. The crash occurred shortly before 11 a.m.
Senior Trooper Amy Borsari said that Maple told firefighters he believed that he had blacked out because he didn't remember anything. Marks on the blacktop indicated the truck's passenger side tires caught the dirt on the edge of the road.
It appears Maple applied the truck's brakes and attempted to steer toward the left, Borsari said.

SENECA SCALES BACK - VEC WORRIED

April 8, 2013

FERDINAND – The energy company that wanted to construct a 35-turbine wind farm on Seneca Mountain has scaled back plans and is now considering a 17-turbine project instead. The amount of energy produced would be about 60 megawatts instead of the 90 to 100 megawatts planned in the previous project.
The previous plan ignited opposition from Brighton and Newark residents but, according to a nonbinding vote, people living in the Unified Towns and Gorges (UTG) are more receptive to the idea.

RABIES WARNING FOR COVENTRY

April 8, 2013

COVENTRY - Authorities are warning residents that a rabid skunk was found last week on the Airport Road in Coventry.
Jim McFarland from the USDA found the dead skunk on the Airport Road between New England Waste Services landfill and Billings Point, town clerk Cindy Diaz said.
Diaz, under the recommendation from town health officer Pedro Grondin, posted a notice in the paper last week.

RABIES WARNING FOR COVENTRY

April 8, 2013

COVENTRY - Authorities are warning residents that a rabid skunk was found last week on the Airport Road in Coventry.
Jim McFarland from the USDA found the dead skunk on the Airport Road between New England Waste Services landfill and Billings Point, town clerk Cindy Diaz said.
Diaz, under the recommendation from town health officer Pedro Grondin, posted a notice in the paper last week.

RABIES WARNING FOR COVENTRY

April 8, 2013

COVENTRY - Authorities are warning residents that a rabid skunk was found last week on the Airport Road in Coventry.
Jim McFarland from the USDA found the dead skunk on the Airport Road between New England Waste Services landfill and Billings Point, town clerk Cindy Diaz said.
Diaz, under the recommendation from town health officer Pedro Grondin, posted a notice in the paper last week.

Esther M. Lamothe

April 8, 2013

Lamothe–– Esther M., 89, passed away peacefully in Newport, VT on March 27, 2013 surrounded by her family.
For the full obituary see Monday's Express.

 

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