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October 21st, 2014
BARTON â€” Four candidates met Monday night at Lake Region Union High Schoolâ€™s cafeteria. Incumbents Sam Young (D) and Vicki Strong (R) have both served in Montpelier for two terms. The crowd was sparse but the questions were crisp, as moderator Tod Pronto asked prepared questions to the candidates.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ Developer Bill Stenger, president of Jay Peak Resort, is moving ahead with plans to raze the Spates Block and replace it with a new retail block.
Please see Wednesday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ The Central Maine and Quebec Railroad continues its effort at upgrading its rail system, which includes the trestle that crosses Landing Street.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Tuesday for the complete story.
This 804-pound bull moose, with an impressive 47-inch spread, was taken by Ernest Goodrich (left) of Salisbury, Vt. His guide Dave Radun, of Colebrook, N.H., and son Chase Goodrich (right), assisted him on the hunt in Bloomfield. (Photo by Jenn Hanlon)
Please check out The Newport Daily Express this week for more moose photos.
DERBY â€“ Ronney Lyster, co-owner of North Point Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, helped Northeast Kingdom Community Action (NEKCA) kick off its holiday season food fundraiser campaign by donating $10,000 to the organization Friday.
Please see Monday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.
East Charleston â€” Once a month jam sessions held at the Charleston Elementary School draw local talent for a good cause. Music teacher Anna Shalow said the event is in its second year and is used to raise funds for school activities.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.
The Boston Globe's Ben Volin and Chris Gasper recap the Patriots win over the Jets
North Country Hospital (NCH) is preparing for the possibly of a patient with Ebola. Even though the risk is low the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is advising that all hospitals are ready. Area doctors have implemented patient screening protocols.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
NEWPORT CITY â€“ Health career students from the North Country Career Center got out of the classroom and joined other community members Tuesday for White Cane Safety Day.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Friday for the details.
DERBY CENTER â€” Family and Consumer Science teacher Kim Haley at North Country Union Junior High School likes to watch cooking shows. Haley said earlier this week cooking shows â€śspark my curriculum.â€ť Recently she saw someone demonstrate some creative ways to make grilled cheese sandwiches.
Haley decided to hold a creative grilled cheese contest, dividing 21 teams of three students each.
Please see Friday's Newport Daily Express for the complete story.