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A new lifesaver for those prone to wandering

BENNINGTON — The Bennington County Sheriff's Department has a new method for locating people who engage in wandering — a potentially life-endangering behavior for those with disorders …

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New restaurant takes place of Bennington night spot BENNINGTON — Kelli Hurley and Kris Callaert are proud of having gotten their new restaurant up and running in a month and a half — using largely local suppliers.The Dutchman's Tavern …
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BENNINGTON — Bennington Rescue Squad will offer free training in CPR and bleeding control this Thursday, in an effort to prepare community members to help stop preventable deaths.The classes … more
BENNINGTON — Come this fall semester, the Community College of Vermont expects to double its certificate offerings and add three new degrees.Seven new certificate programs are being added: … more
BENNINGTON — Vermont State Police continue to investigate an early-morning fire that destroyed a house on Grandview Street and damaged a neighboring home one year ago.The cause of the fire is … more
MANCHESTER — Bonnet & Main, a new cafe in the Northshire Bookstore, expects to open its doors next week, perhaps as early as Monday.The most recent incarnation of the cafe ensconced in the … more
POWNAL — The town is moving forward in its efforts to study and remediate an inadequately covered landfill, with loan approval expected this week.The town's application for a no-interest state … more
MANCHESTER — This year, Seth Bongartz will be on the receiving end of an award he has handed out for many years.At its annual dinner meeting on Wednesday, the Bennington County Regional … more
CLARKSBURG, Mass. — Of the three options under consideration by elementary schools in Clarksburg and Stamford, Vt., the most viable would seem to be merging the two schools and splitting the … more
CLARKSBURG, Mass. — Of the three options under consideration by elementary schools in Clarksburg and Stamford, Vt., the most viable would seem to be merging the two schools and splitting the … more
BURLINGTON — A Burlington psychiatrist testified Friday that he believes the wrong-way driver that killed 5 Central Vermont teen was not criminally insane during a two-vehicle crash on … more
Banner StaffMONTPELIER — Vermont's unemployment rate dipped to 2.2 percent in April, a decrease of one-tenth of a percentage point from March and a new historic low for the state. The figure … more

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