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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($values) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/image/contrib/image_attach/image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images.inc on line 112.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area.inc on line 81.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
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January 21st

Numbers tell the story of an aging Vermont

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Sarah Asch



Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series looking at what the shrinking percentage of younger people in Vermont means to the future of the Green Mountain State.

ADDISON COUNTY — Here in Addison County we face the same demographic shifts as the rest of Vermont: a shrinking population of children under the age of 18 and an increase in older residents over the age of 65.

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Bristol duo organizes aid for Coast Guard during shutdown

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Christopher Ross



BRISTOL — Because of a partial shutdown of the federal government, more than 43,000 members of the United States Coast Guard are serving without pay.

Bristol residents Kerrin and Lisa Hoff are hoping to help some of them.

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2018 election rivals Wygmans, Bevere join forces

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — Just two months ago, Addison County State’s Attorney Dennis Wygmans and attorney Peter Bevere were political adversaries, virtually deadlocked in an election to determine the county’s next chief prosecutor. The winner was ultimately decided by a ballot recount, which Wygmans won by a razor-thin, 7,816 to 7,795 tally.

This Tuesday, Jan. 22, the two men will begin working together in the same office.

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Firefighters association celebrates 75 years

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Christopher Ross



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FERRISBURGH — Pack a great big hall with nearly 200 firefighters, give them an hour at the cash bar, feed them and seat them on either side of a long, wide aisle, and chances are that anyone who has to walk down that aisle to collect an award is going to get catcalled, sometimes in ways that can’t be reprinted in newspapers.

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Ripton families dream big and take on the Long Trail

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — Anyone who has hiked with their children know that it has its delights and its pitfalls. At the Green Mountain Club Breadloaf Section annual meeting on Thursday, Jan. 24, two families will tell the story of what happened when they decided to join forces and hike together. The presentation will follow the business portion of the meeting, which will take place at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society at 2 Duane Court, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

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Ferrisburgh weighs in on Rt. 7 intersection safety plans

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



FERRISBURGH — About 70 Ferrisburgh residents packed the upper-level meeting room of their town office building this past Tuesday to meet with two Vermont Agency of Transportation engineers about the intersection of Route 7 and Old Hollow and Stage roads, an intersection they and Ferrisburgh officials agree is dangerous.

At the meeting they learned from VTrans engineers Erin Parizo and David Saladino it was probably not a matter of whether the northernmost Route 7 intersection in Ferrisburgh would be improved, but how and when. 

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Porter gives patients a voice in how they get medical care

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLBURY — Porter Medical Center each year helps hundreds of patients improve their health.

Now the hospital is hoping to improve its own health through advice from its patients.

The Middlebury-based hospital, rehabilitation center and suite of physicians offices next week will launch their first-ever Patient and Family Advisory Council, a panel that will offer advice on how PMC could improve the patient experience in such areas as billing, clinical care and facilities.

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Scott considers estate tax to fund waterways cleanup

Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Xander Landen of VTDigger.org



MONTPELIER — Gov. Phil Scott is looking at Vermont’s estate tax as a possible source of funding for the state’s federally mandated water cleanup initiatives.

The tax, which in recent years has generated an average of $20 million annually, is on a “menu” of options the governor is considering for water cleanup, according to his chief of staff, Jason Gibbs.

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