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Brandon fossils show Vermont’s Florida-like past

Journeying back in time 20 million years ago, a local time traveler would see a strangely altered landscape of rugged mountains clad in trees unfamiliar in today’s northern New England woods—such as magnolia, live oak, palms, and towering dawn redwood, the “living fossil” ancestor of the sequoias.

Truck driver cited in Ferrisburgh

Vermont State Police troopers were called to U.S. Route 7 in Ferrisburgh for a report of a tractor trailer being operated erratically.

Teen cited for DUI, DLS

Vermont State Police troopers reported that they responded to a residence on Monkton Road in Ferrisburgh for a report that Jenna Rao, 19, of Addison had driven there and was intoxicated.

AAA Northern New England Spring Break Poll: Increase In travel

Spring break travel is continuing a comeback locally, with nearly two-thirds of Northern New England residents planning to take at least one spring vacation this year, according to the AAA Northern New England Spring Break Travel Poll.

Goshen burglary under investigation

Vermont State Police officers at the New Haven Barracks are investigating a burglary of a residence located on the Goshen-Ripton Road in

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Route 22A accident results in injuries

On April 17, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Vermont State Police troopers from the New Haven Barracks and officers of the Addison County Sheriffs Department, along with Shoreham Fire Department and Middlebury Rescue, were called to assist with a two-vehicle collision that occurred at the Doolittle Road at the intersection of Vermont Route 22A in Shoreham.

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Maplefields tops $75,000 goal for children’s hospital

For the fourth year in a row, Maplefields raised money to support regional children’s hospitals.

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Concert to benefit Middlebury Methodist Church

Vermont musicians Patti Casey and Pete Sutherland are coming together on Mother’s Day, May 11, 2-4 p.m., for a benefit concert at the Methodist Church in Middlebury. All proceeds will go to Hospice Volunteer Services and Wellspring Hospice Singers.

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Middlebury residents to revote on town hall plan

Middlebury voters will return to the ballot box on Tuesday, May 13, for a revote on the Town Meeting vote over a new town hall next to the Ilsley Public Library and a recreation facility on Creek Road.

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Rutland teen arrested for heroin

Teen arrested for heroin

Syria: Fear and famine stalk a war-ravaged land

United Nations Report

Syria’s harrowing civil war has taken a new turn as the beleaguered Mid East country now faces a deepening drought and food crisis in the midst of an expanding conflict.

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Pipeline gets greenlight

Proposed natural gas spur to benefit county’s largest private employer

International Paper (IP) passed a major hurdle towards developing a new energy source for their mill in Ticonderoga on Wednesday, April 9 when the Addison County Regional Planning Commission (ACRPC) voted to support a pipeline that would direct natural gas to the plant.

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Monkton's Erik Davis Memorial event set for May 10

The Monkton Boy Scout Troop 525 is hosting the Annual Erik Davis Memorial event.

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Giant termite mound illustrates nature's sustainable housing

Vermont's Montshire Museum of Science

A giant African termite mound, on display at Vermont’s Montshire Museum, illustrates nature’s way of making efficient, sustainable living.