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MIDDLEBURY — Two deputy prosecutors and a victims’ advocate will soon be leaving the Addison County State’s Attorney’s...
MIDDLEBURY — The town of Middlebury has withdrawn from a non-binding agreement with the Holm family for development of a hydroelectric...
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Get her kicks
MADDY SMITH PLAYS nightclub singer Reno Sweeney in the Vergennes Union High School production of “Anything Goes,” a shipboard romp that will be staged Thursday...
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Anything Goes!
MUSIC, DANCE, LAUGHS and the age-old tale of boy meets girl are in the Vergennes Union High School performance of the shipboard romp “Anything Goes,” which will...
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It's coming
FALL LEAVES GIVE way to winter ice around the base of these trees. Air bubbles in the ice have formed interesting patterns. Photo by Jeanne L. Montross
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In the spotlight
THEO WELLS-SPACKMAN plays Don Lockwood, who is fed up with his leading lady, Lena Lamont, in Middlebury Union High School's production of "Singin' in the Rain...
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Shining stars
MUHS students, from left, Anna McIntosh, Abigail Sunderland, Eryn Diehl, Choe Clark, Amanda Kearns and Anna Berg rehearse for their school production of "Singin'...
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Meet cute
Theo Wells-Spackman plays Don and Eryn Diehl plays Kathy in Middlebury Union High School's production of "Singin' in the Rain." Performances are this...
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Strike a pose
MUHS students (from left) Raven Roark, Anya Hardy-Mittell, Chelsea Robinson and Anna Berg rehearse a scene from "Singin' in the Rain," which opens this...
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Pop of color
RED BERRIES BRIGHTEN up a recent fall day.
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Victory
MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE JUNIOR goalie Eva Shaw dives to make the decisive save in the host Panthers’ penalty-kick shootout win over Ithaca on Sunday. That victory came in...
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Uplifting
MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE JUNIOR goalie Eva Shaw awaits the embrace of her jubilant women’s soccer teammates after stopping three straight penalty kicks in a shootout to...

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ADDISON COUNTY — Opening weekend of 2018’s deer rifle season — this past Saturday and Sunday — did not approach 2017’...
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VERGENNES — As the bell rings to begin 8th block at Vergennes Union High School, a dozen students head out into the community rather than...
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MIDDLEBURY — Ever wonder just how the Middlebury College Performing Arts Series books such incredible and diverse performers?  Her name...

Editorial

I met Christine Hallquist for the first time on Feb. 10, 2018, just over 9 months ago. I grew up in Vermont, graduated from UVM, and left the state for a while after college. After returning home, I was involved with political work in Vermont during the 2014 and 2016 cycles. Most recently, as the VT Democratic Party's Coordinated Campaign Director in 2016, I managed the statewide field program for candidates up and down the ballot. When...

Sports

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ADDISON COUNTY — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ soccer team once again this year established itself as the class of the local field by earning the No. 5 seed in Division I, winning 11 games, and taking three out of four against its county rivals.

But the 2018 Addison Independent Boys’ Soccer All-Star Team looks elsewhere for its 2018 Player of the Year — specifically to Vergennes and senior...

Feature

The Addison Independent is proud to publish the Students of the Week from area High Schools each week. The students are chosen by teachers and administration from each school who would like to...
LINCOLN — People are driving too fast in Lincoln and the town has had enough. “We have to do something,” selectboard member Ellie Bryant told the Independent. “It’s...

Middlebury Parks & Recreation Winter Activity Guide

Middlebury Parks & Rec Winter Activity Guide


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Sports Column

With the quickly waning daylight, my chances of bagging any wild quarry that day were rapidly declining. Creeping along the dirt road, I glanced at the pale November sun kissing the top of the snow-dusted ridgeline to my left. I turned and looked to my right, where my shadow stretched across the dry brown grass toward the opposite ridgeline, still bathed in gold. I saw the does first. Several grazed their way across the open, paying little heed to my approach. Then I noticed that a good-size spike-horn, pausing now and then to look in my direction, but more concerned with staying near the...
Elsie Fisher is overflowing with creativity and curiosity that fails to impress the popular girls at school in the comedic drama “Eighth Grade,” which will screen at Town Hall Theater on Friday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. By GREG PAHL The outstanding comedic drama “Eighth Grade” will kick off the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival 2018/19 Winter/Spring Screening Series at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury on Friday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. Expanding to seven films from six,...

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