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Glover Talent Show 2018

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Maya Young, left, and Keira Quintal, right, performing a phenomenal three-part duo Saturday night at the annual Glover Talent Show. They danced to a beautiful symphony that was well choreographed, as well as the two other dances that took place after their fir... More »

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Willoughby Lake bombarded over the weekend

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This photo of Willoughby Lake was sent by Carmen Anderson, who said that on Sunday afternoon visitors had parked 209 vehicles along Route 5A near the South Beach. She said there were another 56 vehicles at the Pisgah Trail Head. 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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Glover Day 2018

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A reenactment of the town’s founding myth, the story of Runaway Pond, entertains hundreds at Glover Day. In the Bread and Puppet telling of the historic event, the town’s miller and his wife discover the motivating power of beer. Stephan Cantor, Justin Lander,... More »

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New Brighton principal ready to meet her students

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 ISLAND POND — The new principal of Brighton Elementary School has met some of her new pupils, but warned them she won’t remember their names on the first day of school if they change their clothes or hairstyle before then. ... 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 »

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How best to use mine settlement?

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copyright the Chronicle May 30, 2018 LOWELL — With $850,000 in hand from a settlement with a former owner of the defunct asbestos mine in Eden and Lowell, the state and federal governments are inviting comment on a draft plan for restoring natural resources in... More »