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Photo caption: In a true mom move, putting safety first, the mother snapper laid her eggs on her home turf without crossing the road this year.Photo by Elizabeth Bassett Good news in the outdoors The Long Trail. Photo from the Green Mountain Club. By Elizabeth Bassett There’s no shortage of distressing news these days. Let’s take a break from it all for a few paragraphs and savor some positive news. Bats are back While Continue Reading Together…moving forward in July By Trina Bianchi As I watch the number of coronavirus cases rise dramatically in other parts of our country, I continue to be grateful that in Vermont, Governor Scott and his team have been proactive and diligent and that we, as Continue Reading The Charlotte News Digital Edition Let’s go digital The Charlotte News Digital Edition By John Quinney, News Board of Directors Normally we’d just walk to our mailboxes every other Thursday and find the next edition of The Charlotte News. But for our July 23 edition, we’re Continue Reading CVSD and VT NEA racing the clock By Chea Waters Evans, News editor While other states have already rolled out plans for public school openings in the fall, Vermont is still trying to figure out what education will look like for students in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue Reading John and Alison Moses DJed at the Melody Lounge in Los Angeles in days gone by. Photo by Kimberly Boden Music from (and for) falling in love John and Alison Moses DJed at the Melody Lounge in Los Angeles in days gone by. Photo by Kimberly Boden. By John Moses Greetings from Los Angeles. Admittedly, it’s been a while—perhaps too long—although I hope you’ll forgive Continue Reading Nikolai Pughe doesn’t come from a family of farmers, but the desire to work on a farm is in his blood. Courtesy photo Nikolai Pughe: Loving the outdoor life Nikolai Pughe By Phyl Newbeck COVID-19 has put a few speed bumps in Nikolai Pughe’s life, but the 18-year-old doesn’t let it get him down. The Vermont Land Trust just recognized him as one of Vermont’s nine high Continue Reading
Charlotte Central School graduation has elements that remain the same each year: elaborate stage setup with the wobbly white archway; balloons and more balloons; a cake from Mrs. Laberge; a...
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One of the most widespread of wild plants, all parts of the dandelion are edible: root, leaves and flowers. The leaves are an excellent source of vitamin C and all...
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Sympathy is extended to family and friends of Peter Bergh of Edwards, Colorado, formerly of Charlotte. Peter died June 3 at the age of 82. He was born in New...
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The following Charlotte students received degrees and awards this spring:...
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Before this year’s July 4 barbecues, Vermonters are going to have to figure out what they’re going to do with their leftovers before the holiday even starts. Act 148, the...
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A meeting of the Finance Committee of the CVSD Board met on June 3 to discuss the current and future financial picture of the Champlain Valley School District. Jeanne Jensen...
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I am sitting under a bright red tent at Shelburne Shipyard during the LCI Derby held over Father’s Day weekend. A very gentle breeze is blowing around the southern point...
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Vermont State Police officers participated in a Zoom call with members of the Junior Reporters Club last week and shared their opinions and observations about becoming a police officer, George...
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As much as we may wish it to be so, the coronavirus emergency is not over, and it’s sad to say that life is not returning to normal anytime soon....
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Champlain Valley Union High School junior Catherine Gilwee earned recognition as Athlete of the Year as reported in the June 20 Burlington Free Press....
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I write this letter to The Charlotte News as a respectful response to the letter of the Rev. Dr. Arnold Thomas in the June 11 Charlotte News....
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Yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis) is a striking tree: golden, metallic bark shines among the grays and browns of other trees. The cousin of our most-identifiable tree, the white or “paper”...
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