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Obituaries August 8, 2018

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Philip A. Sanville Philip A. Sanville, 70, of Derby, died suddenly on August 3, 2018, in Portland, Maine. He was born on August 4, 1947, in Barton, to Bernie and Gertrude (Diette) Sanville.  On July 15, 1967, he married the former Marie Anaskowich, who survive... More »

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Vespa hooks huge lake trout

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Salvatore Vespa of Glover caught this 17-pound lake trout on Shadow Lake on the morning of July 24. He said it weighed 16.8 pounds and measured just over 36 inches. “I kept the fish and have been sharing it with neighbors. Best tasting laker ever!” Mr. Vespa s... More »

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Nick’s Snack Shack honors Irasburg Marine’s legacy

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 by Briana Bocelli BARTON –– A group of friends took to the trails on Sunday in their four-wheelers to honor the life of Corporal Nicholas Miller, an Irasburg man who died last year in an ATV accident in Lowell. Nick’s Snack... More »

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Nick’s Snack Shack honors Irasburg Marine’s legacy

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 by Briana Bocelli BARTON –– A group of friends took to the trails on Sunday in their four-wheelers to honor the life of Corporal Nicholas Miller, an Irasburg man who died last year in an ATV accident in Lowell. Nick’s Snack... More »

Obituaries August 1, 2018

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Luc P. Quirion Luc P. Quirion, 59, of Newport, died suddenly on July 23, 2018 at his home.  He was born on April 5, 1959, in La Guadeloupe, Quebec, to Marcel and Monique (Prevost) Quirion. On October 28, 1978 he married Rhonda Dutton, who survives him. Mr. Qui... More »

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Vermont Suitcase hopes to keep artistic Vermonters home

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 by Leanne Harple WEST GLOVER — The Village Hall above Parker Pie here was transformed recently into a fairy forest, for a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, presented by the Vermont Suitcase Company. …To read the rest... More »

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Monster fish caught on Crystal Lake

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Charlie Rockwell of Coventry, pictured here with his daughter Marina, caught this giant lake trout on Crystal Lake in Barton Saturday. His wife, Jamie, said they weighed it on a cheap, and likely inaccurate scale, and it was at least 20 pounds. They didn’t mea... More »

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Shippee competes in 3,000-mile bike race unlike any other

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 by Briana Bocelli MORGAN — The Race Across America (RAAM) is a nine-day bicycle race that covers 12 states, 3,000 miles, and climbs 175,000 feet of elevation –– it is considered to be the world’s toughest bike race. Matthew... More »

Warm water temps lethal to trout

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The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department and the Vermont Council of Trout Unlimited are encouraging anglers to consider their impact on trout when fishing during the current hot, dry weather. Many of the trout streams and rivers throughout Vermont are currentl... More »

Shadow Lake clean water week July 29 to August 4

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In honor of the statewide Clean Water Week celebration of all Vermont water bodies and the tremendous effort of communities, individuals, businesses, and organizations working to protect and restore clean water, the Shadow Lake Association (SLA) is participati... More »

Sex offender discussion in Newport

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Fulfilling its mandate to provide safety and educational events in the community, the Orleans County Restorative Justice Center will hold a community education event about sex offenders in Vermont. Gary Marvel, field operations manager for the Vermont Departme... More »