After a management crisis that resulted in a nearly full turnover of the library board of directors and the exodus of all the library’s employees, leadership at the Varnum Memorial Library claims to be headed in the right direction, even as former employees continue to castigate recent decision making.

Scenes from Lamoille County Field Days, held this past weekend at its usual spot in Johnson, included plenty of corn dogs and kettle corn, equestrian contests, musical talent, cast-iron skillet tossing, and rides galore.


Seemingly every industry is finding it hard to attract new employees and that rings true for the folks responsible for handling the garbage created by everyone else.

On a clear day at Boyden Farms in Cambridge, in a field abutting the Lamoille River, a truck belonging to Working Dog Septic drove out to spread manure over a fallow section of the land.

The original online student-created theater piece, “The Monument,” at Northern Vermont University–Johnson, took home a Kennedy Center Citizen Artist Award in the national awards ceremony earlier this year.

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