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Senator Bernie Sanders gestures while speaking at the Gateway Center in Newport.

Bernie visits Newport


by Joseph Gresser   NEWPORT — The world situation is bad, but not hopeless, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders told a crowd of just under 100 people Wednesday afternoon. His visit to the Gateway Center was his first Newport stop in two years. “If anybody here is conc... More »

Members of the Newport City Council seated at a table at their August 7 meeting.

City manager interviews held in extreme secrecy


by Trisha Ingalls   NEWPORT — Tuesday night’s special city council meeting to interview candidates for city manager was a veritable cloak-and-dagger mystery, with council members and city staff going to great lengths to hide the identities of the candidates. N... More »

2022 Election Results


Katherine Sims prevails over Vicki Strong In the game of musical chairs that began when the two-person Orleans County district jointly represented by Vicki Strong of Albany and Katherine Sims of Craftsbury was reduced to a single-member district, Representativ... More »