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  • Letter to Editor, True obstacles

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    Dear Editor, Thank you Karen Lorentz for the informative and insightful article on the history of the Killington Resort Ski Village. It comes at a time when SP Land is in midst of Act 250 review on its plans for the Ski Vil ...

  • Letter to Editor, Spring Fling dance a success for Rutland ARC

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    Dear Editor, On Sunday, May 20, the ARC-Rutland Area again offered a Spring Fling dance for over 80 members, parents and friends of ARC-Rutland Area for a fun afternoon of socializing, munching and dancing.  Music was ...

  • Letter to Editor, A special thanks to the Killington Community

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    Dear Editor 1 would like to take this opportunity to thank the many people who helped make the Ted Bridges Hospitality Scholarship Golf Tournament such a success including the coverage the Mountain Times gave it before, du ...

  • Letter to Editor, Salmon will not run for re-election

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    Dear Editor, I have decided not to run for the office of state auditor this November. I have achieved the goal set when I took office in January 2007 to transform the Vermont State Auditor's Office into a first-rate perfor ...

  • Letter to Editor, Timmie Rome

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    Dear Editor, A water pipe burst in the Sherburne Library recently, but thanks to quick thinking and fast action the damage was contained. Gail Weymouth displayed a calm grasp of the situation and with the aid of Heather Gre ...

  • Letter to Editor, Listening to the Agency of Natural Resources

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    Dear Editor, You can learn a lot by attending selectboard meetings in your town. The Pittsford Selectboard meeting on May 2 was a fascinating example of this. On the agenda for this meeting was a presentation regarding the ...

  • Letter to Editor, Union membership protects against hardship

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    Dear Editor, I belong to Teamster Local #597 of Barre Vt and am still Ex-VP of the Retirees Chapter and pay annual dues. We have reunions that are well attended. In the early '70s Local #597 had enrollment of nearly 1800 me ...

  • Letter to Editor, Deb Burke

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    Many hands needed for 'Greening Up' this Saturday Dear Editor, Green Up Vermont Day is Saturday, May 5 this year and the debris from Tropical Storm Irene is still around as well as the usual roadside litter. Many hands mak ...

  • Letter to Editor, The Killington Selectboard

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    Will the town vote to keep the Town Manager Form of Government? On Monday May 7, 2012 Killington will hold a vote by Australian Ballot at the Killington Town Offices between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. to consider the single petition ...

  • Letter to Editor, Larry Crist

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    Dear Editor, I would like to make a toast to volunteers: "Here's to all volunteers, those dedicated people who believe in all work and no pay," penned speechwriter Robert Orben. April 15-21 was National Volunteer Week and ...

  • Letter to Editor, Lee Russ

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    Dear Editor, You may not have seen it, but the folks at Vermonters for Health Care Freedom (VHCF) have made a pretty slick 8-minute video that they apparently sent to all our Vermont legislators. The crux is that our health ...

  • Letter to Editor, David Schoales

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    Dear Editor, Many Vermonters have expressed concerns about the transitional "health care exchange" process. It is important to keep in mind that this is not part of the single-payer system being developed by the Green ...

  • Letter to Editor, Richard Candlish

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    Dear Editor, GRANDPA'S KNOB AND THE PITTSFORD RIDGELINE WILL BE DESTROYED FOREVER IF REUNION POWER IS PERMITTED TO FURTHER INFILTRATE OUR BEAUTIFUL STATE AND BUILD WIND TURBINES. WIND POWER IS ONE OF THE MOST DESTRUCTIVE M ...

  • Letter to Editor, Chris Schroth

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    Dear Editor, I am writing regarding Senate Bill 238 which would create a way for those without Social Secutiry numbers to get driver's liscenses. This bill addresses a real problem for an important part of the Vermont ...

  • Letter to Editor, Bethany Barry Menkart

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    Dear Editor, It's time to opt-out of Smart meters. CVPS, which is in the process of being swallowed up by Gaz Metro, a decidedly for-profit Canadian corporation, is including a switch-over to smart meters in its cost-cuttin ...

  • Letter to Editor, Sherry Boudreau

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    Letter to Editor, ARC-Rutland Area would like to thank voters for approving funding on your city or town ballots and budgets. Your support helps folks with Developmental Challenges and their families find Advocacy, Resource ...

  • Letter to Editor, Ellen J. Willis

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    Dear Editor, What Next? 150 years of tradition isn't enough - first people had to rename the school; then throw out town meeting and now they want to govern by committee (oligarchy)? What is in the water in Killington? I th ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Sarah and Erik Rasmussen

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    Dear Editor, It is with a heavy heart that I am writing to let the Killington, Pittsfield and Rutland communities know that our family will no longer be able to coordinate the IDIC 15 Road Race this year.  We have had ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Vanessa Mills Holmquist

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    Dear Editor, As a concerned land owner/tax payer and 5th generation Vermonter, I submit a plea to all Vermonters and Vermont Landowners: Do yourself and the next generation a service and become informed on a ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Liz Blum

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    Dear Editor, The management of the United States Postal Service has decided to close our local processing facility in White River Junction along with many other national facilities. Not only that, they want to eliminate Sat ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Vito Rasenas 3.22

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    Dear Editor, My question about the members influencing the under 30 pass my letter printed two weeks ago was off base as I should have known those people already get a discount via "Friends and family". But then again even ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Ron Cioffi

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    Dear Editor, On behalf of our staff, Board of Directors and volunteers of the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, we extend our sincere thanks and gratitude to the residents of Rutland County for your ge ...

  • Letter to Editor, Vito Rasenas

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    Dear Editor, At the February 28th Killington Selectboard meeting the 2012 Green Mountain National Golf Course (GMNGC) rates and policies were presented. There was an increase in season pass prices and a tightening of collec ...

  • Letter to the Editor 3.8

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    Dear Editor, There is a lot of smoke blowing around in the conversations about the cost of changes in health care. Some is based on estimates and projections, and some is clearly purposeful misinformation. But it ...

  • Letter to the Editor, Chris Bianchi

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    Dear Killington Residents, For those of you who don't know me, a quick introduction; my family moved to Killington in 1973 as I entered first grade at what is now Killington Elementary. I moved back to the Killington area ...

  • To all registered and eligible to register voters in the Town of Killington,

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    On Tuesday, March 6 a historic event will take place in Killington Vt. Killington voters will, for the first time, elect their officials, pass or fail the town budget,  and decide any warned questions by Australian bal ...

  • Letter to the Editor

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    Dear Editor, For several years, sometimes more than once a year, we have received telephone solicitations for the Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont.  Because here in Killington we have a volunteer Fire and Re ...

  • Letter to the Editor

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    Dear Editor, Thank you to the Rutland Lodge of Elks #345 for again having sponsored a Valentine Barbecue and Dance for approx. 120 members of ARC-Rutland Area on Sunday, Feb. 12. Special thanks to Secretary, Brian Gau ...

  • Letter to the Editor 2.16

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    Dear Editor, The American Lung Association's 2012 State of Tobacco Control report highlights Vermont's need to increase its investment in the comprehensive tobacco control program. Although Vermont has been a leader in r ...

  • Letter to Editor 1.12

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    Dear Editor, In Dec. 2011, the Self Advocates Becoming Empowered - Rutland donated many presents to their adopted family for Christmas through the Boys and Girls club.  Throughout the month, members of the a ...