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Plan for old Bennington dumping site takes shape

BENNINGTON — Work to deal with lead and other hazardous substances leaching from a decades-old, unofficial dumping site near Furnace Brook is expected to begin in the spring.Other than the cost …

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AG urges review of Bennington Police BENNINGTON — Attorney General T.J. Donovan on Monday urged Bennington to consider hiring an "outside law enforcement expert" to review the Bennington Police Department's policies following …
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BENNINGTON — A bill filed by three local lawmakers and numerous co-sponsors aims to ensure that health care practitioners follow guidelines for prescribing opioid pain medications to reduce the … more
BENNINGTON — Bennington's town manager on Wednesday flatly denied allegations by the NAACP and American Civil Liberties Union that the Bennington Police Department "failed to disclose … more
BENNINGTON — Early detection can be the best prevention.Starting Feb. 18, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center will offer to the public a specialized test called cardiac calcium scoring that … more
POWNAL — The town has received five responses to its request for proposals for a new town hall, paving the way for a replacement of the cramped, aging building.Five firms filed proposals by the … more
Ryan McDaid, owner of Endless Spring in Shaftsbury, arranges a Epipremnum aureum poted plant on Monday morning at his shop to prepare for Valentine's Day. more
Hugh Crowl, an astrophysics professor at Bennington College, visits the sixth-graders at Shaftsbury Elementary School on Friday morning to discuss space, light and indirect light, the four seasons and how they effect the world in different hemispheres. more
Katie Cleaver, metal smith in Bennington uses the blow torch, while making a one of a kind pendant for a customer on Tuesday morning at her shop at 334 Main St. in Bennington. more
BENNINGTON — It's mid-February in New England, and that can only mean one thing: it's time for more snow. Bennington County and the rest of New England braced for a winter storm that hit … more
BENNINGTON — The Depot Street Garage may finally have a new use this summer as a craft distillery and tasting room. After two rounds of requests for proposals that were due in August 2018 and … more
POWNAL — At a forum Monday night, a full house of attendees heard from eight of nine Select Board candidates on topics ranging from economic development to ATV regulations ahead of the town … more

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