February 16th, 2015
The Vermont high school girls basketball play-offs are starting on Tuesday. See the Express on 2-17-15 for the full breakdown of where our teams will be playing.
Fire gutted this home on Route 105 in Charleston Monday. Read about it in Tuesday's Newport Daily Express.
DERBY- In spite of the bitterly cold weather and lots of snow, the eleventh annual Northeast Kingdom Ice Fishing Derby drew 570 adults and 120 kids between February 12 and 15, and encompassed lakes and ponds throughout the Northeast Kingdom, Franklin County and Lamoille County.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.
JAYâ€“Sierra Daigle scored her first career varsity goal and Anyas Morin recorded a hat trick as the North Country Falcons picked up a 7-0 win over the Stowe Raiders on Saturday night.
MORGAN â€“ Without a doubt, Ruby and Ken Jenness are as much in love now as they were on June 15, 1942, the day they got married.
Read the whole love story in Friday's Newport Daily Express.
Another race is on this year for the position of delinquent tax collector for Derby. Candidate Claudia Letourneau is seeking the position after becoming more interested in being involved in local government business.
The current delinquent tax collector, Mary Ann Tetreault, who is also the assistant town clerk, beat out her former boss, Nicole Daigle, for the position of delinquent tax collector and has faced a challenger every year since, but has come out ahead each time.
Please see the Newport Daily Express Friday for the complete story.
BROWNINGTON â€” With the impending retirement of road foreman Louis Glodgett, the select board will ask voters on Town Meeting Day if the road foreman should continue to be an elected position.
Please see Friday's Express for the full story.
The North Country Falcons picked up their third win of the year against Stanstead College on Wednesday night. Follow the Falcons in the pages of the Express.
Northeast Kingdom Community Action (NEKCA) is continuing efforts to find a site for a warming shelter in Orleans County.
Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the story.
CRAFTSBURY-The Craftsbury chargers defeated Whitcomb 56-47 on Tuesday night. Keep up with the Chargers with the Express.