In last week’s captions of Memorial Day photos, a reader noticed several errors. Members of American Legion Post 33 were in attendance at the ceremony, but did not march; the military veterans in the parade were members and Auxiliary of Lamoille County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9653. At …
Elaine Collins, the president of Northern Vermont University-Johnson, was misidentified in a photo caption last week as Barbara Murphy, the college’s former president. Also, graduation speaker Cyndi Lauper’s album “Hat Full of Stars” was released in 1993. A caption had the wrong year.
The Stowe Reporter and News & Citizen reported incorrectly in the court report May 2 that Jon Dubick, 51, of Wolcott was sentenced to jail time on two cases decided in Lamoille County Superior Court. In fact, Dubick will only be on probation after pleading no contest to simple assault and careless or negligent driving. While the court did issue consecutive sentences of six to 12 months…
The Grandma’s Bible Story group is using the meeting space at Morristown Centennial Library on the first Friday of the month, ongoing. Its event is not the library’s own story hour. All library programming is overseen by library staff.
Ed Loewenton’s opinion column last week contained a typographical error. Tax rates in the 1980s were not 5 percent; rather, the top marginal rates were in the 50 percent range during a period of increasing unemployment.
A story last week about accused sex offender Jay Orost inaccurately stated he had pleaded guilty to some of his charges, when it should have said pleaded not guilty. Orost pleaded guilty to some charges this week (see related).
A $7,500 grant secured by Waterville’s road commissioner requires the town government to chip in 20 percent of the total funds, or $1,500. Last week’s town meeting article was incorrect on the percentage.
Andrew Stewart Jr. of Milton, convicted of stealing a woman’s purse at gunpoint in a Stowe parking lot in 2017, was sentenced in Lamoille County Superior Court to serve 4 to 10 years. A story last week had incorrect sentencing information.
Morrisville Water and Light officials say they are not sure how much high-strength solid waste Butternut Farms sends to the village sewage-treatment plant. The 170-pound-per-day figure cited last week refers to the total amount of waste unaccounted for, system-wide.
A story last week on the homeless shelter in Hyde Park stated that development review boards cannot make decisions in deliberative session. According to the Secretary of State’s Open Meeting Guide, “Decisions may be made in deliberative session so long as there is a written decision that is public record.”