Editors’ Picks

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Vail Resorts sued for fatal zip line accident

The wrongful death lawsuit, recently moved to federal district court, was brought by the estate of Scott Lewis, who died while working as a zip line tour guide at Stowe Mountain Resort, and names four other firms that designed, installed or equipped the resort’s ZipTour ride.


Columns, commentaries and letters to the editor written by community members and regular contributors.

Bob Stannard: Homelessness is a symptom 

Amazingly, we don’t seem to notice that being overrun by people of means will, in all likelihood, change forever the things that we all love about Vermont. 

Fred Baser: The importance of remembering

A defined resting place can bring people to a place to remember, honor, tell stories, and keep a connection to those they loved, knew, or deserve a place in our…

Ben Doyle: Reinvest in Vermont’s downtowns

Our downtowns are the public square where these issues can be discussed and solved. Let’s walk there together, roll up our sleeves, and revitalize the downtowns that reflect our values…


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