Stannard Brothers Target of Drugs Raid

According to an affidavit from Special Agent Colin Simons, the Hutchins Farm Road residence in Stannard of brothers Eric and Gage Colson was the subject of a joint investigation by the Vermont Drug Task Force (VTDF) and the FBI that resulted in a September 10 raid by law enforcement.

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Co-op Informs Members About Purchase of Village Market

Last Sunday, September 19, the Buffalo Mountain Co-op sought to inform its members about why the Co-op board felt the purchase of the Village Market was good for the Co-op.

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Greaves Honored for Service

The Walden Fire Department’s open house served as the backdrop for the surprise presentation of an engraved firefighter’s axe to the First Assistant Chief Marvin “Butch” Greaves, recognizing his 50-plus years of service as a Walden firefighter.

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East Calais Store to Receive $383,000 Grant

On September 2, Governor Phil Scott announced over $13 million in Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to be awarded statewide. One recipient is the non-profit East Calais Community Trust (ECCT), which is working to bring the shuttered East Calais store back to life. The ECCT received a $383,000 CDBG. 

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Wolcott Previews Proposed Community Forest

On Sunday, a group of roughly two dozen Wolcott residents braved drippy weather for, in the town’s words “a public site walk of the proposed Wolcott Community Forest” led by Vermont Trust for Public Land (TPL) Senior Project Manager Kate Wanner. Wolcott Select Board chair Linda Martin was also along for the tour.

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