Category Archives: Cover Story

Cover Stories – features and investigations on Rutland issues and topics of general interest.

A Walking Miracle: A pitch, and Continued hope for young Nolan Alberty

By Tom Haley Mary Crawford was a key player on the 2002 Mount St. Joseph Academy girls basketball team. Then, one July day in 2012, Mary and her husband, Matt…

2017 Girls on the Run Central Vt 5k

RUTLAND – The fifth annual Girls on the Run Vermont event took place last Saturday at the Rutland fairgrounds. Nancy Heydinger, executive director of Girls on the Run Vermont, called…

Michael Morgan: Morgan to zero in on hoops

Editor’s note: This story about Mill River Union High School’s Michael Morgan is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland County. Michael Morgan will be playing…

Mee — a man for all seasons

  Editor’s note: This story about Rutland High School’s Jimmy Mee is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland County. Playing three sports has paid back…

Ojala to pair with golf for life

Editor’s note: This story about Proctor High School’s Nick Ojala is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland County. Nick Ojala will go it alone this…

So, how did Brooke do?

Editor’s note: This story on West Rutland High School’s Brooke Raiche is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland County. So, how did Brooke do? It’s…

SPRING GREEN: Statewide, volunteers clean up Vermont

By Sarah Galbraith Correspondent Spring in Vermont is marked by the tradition of Green Up Day. Whether they have participated or not, Vermonters are likely familiar with the sight of…

Chaffee project sees a community center

By Patrick McArdle Correspondent The Chaffee Art Center will close soon for several months of renovations with the goal of reopening in October with a new café, a high-tech gallery…

Lip Syncing for the Little Ones

By Courtney Widli On Saturday, April 29 teams made up of Rutland community members and organizations will dance, entertain and lip sync their way to victory, while raising necessary funds…

Students’ art on display at Chaffee

By Janelle Faignant ARTS CORRESPONDENT “Art is not what you see but what you make others see,” French artist Edgar Degas said, and every year, the Rutland-area student community gives…