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Audubon Vermont kicks off Golden Anniversary spring

Thanks to prolonged winter cold in the North Country, it may be the latest time in recent memory that Vermont sugar makers have had to wait to tap their maple trees.

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Vermonters encouraged to stay off iced waterways

Vermont ice surfaces weakening rapidly

Vermont Ice Surfaces Weakening Rapidly

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A Vermont marathoner's quest for seven continents

John Lent to speak in Vergennes

On March 21, at 7 p.m., Bixby Memorial Free Library in Vergennes will host local marathoner John Lent as he presents stories of runners who participated in marathons held in Antarctica and South America.

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Vermont Chili Festival celebrates countdown to spring

The Better Middlebury Partnership pulled off another hat trick last weekend with its Sixth Annual Vermont Chili Festival.

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Exploring Vermont’s underground world

Deep within the shade of little "Fern Canyon"—technically called a boulder field, not a canyon—a blast of cold air awaits you. As you scramble up the rocky defile, located off Goat Farm Road in Pittsford, Vt., you will notice a rapid drop in the surrounding air temperature.

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Killington—beyond the snow

Killington, Vt., is the quintessential Ski Town, U.S.A.

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Fly like an Eagle: the Art of Soaring Vermont

Vermont comes alive in the spring and the best views of the doubly verdant Green Mountain State—with an emphasis on the green—is from the sky. And the best place to be in the sky above Vermont is in a sailplane.

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Ice fishing for the fun of it

Great Benson Fishing Derby

There was lots of fun last weekend at the Great Benson Fishing Derby.

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Aloha! Hawaii vacation raffle to benefit local hospice services

Aloha! Here’s your opportunity to get out of the snow, dream about an island getaway, and support area hospice services. In its seventh year, the Hawaiian Vacation Raffle in support of hospice services will draw the winning ticket on Saturday, March 22, at a festive island themed reception.

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Public input sought for Mt. Philo State Park management plan

The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources is seeking public input for the update of the long-range management plan for Mt. Philo State Park in Charlotte.

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Ripton, Rikert and romance

The Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton will be hosting the Romance Half Marathon and Tour Feb. 16 to benefit the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum. Rikert’s expansive trail network mirrors trails walked by Robert Frost, and link in with Vermont’s expansive Catamount Trail network.

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New cycling event is Vermont’s first Gran Fondo-style ride

The Vermont Gran Fondo is the Green Mountain state’s first stand-alone fondo-style cycling event. The inaugural ride will be held on Saturday, June 14, with the start and finish at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl located in Hancock, Vermont.

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Olympians got their start in Vermont

Two Olympic athletes who got their start in Vermont—at Okemo and Okemo Mountain School—will get a lot of cheers this week.

Middlebury Winter Walk Day planned

On Wednesday, Feb 5, children in Middlebury will walk to school or walk while at school for daily physical activity...

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Todd Stone will collect racing awards

Feb. 1 racing gala in Rutland

Local stock car racers will be celebrated for their high-speed achievements on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Devil’s Bowl Speedway Banquet of Champions. The annual awards gala will be held at the Holiday Inn Rutland-Killington in Rutland honoring champions and top award winners from ASCAR Whelen All-American Series and other divisions.

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