Ex-selectman and wife sentenced to prison in drug case

A former Alburgh Selectboard member and his wife will serve time in prison on convictions relating to distribution of drugs. A federal judge in Burlington this week sentenced Bernard Savage, 57, to 15 months in prison and Patricia Savage, 57, to one month. Both faced federal charges for their roles in distributing oxycodone and cocaine, […]

Fire departments struggle to pay new ambulance tax

The Alburgh Fire Department owes $3,000, but in the most recent fiscal year when data is available, took a $77,000 loss.

VEC’s Co-op Community Solar Project Launched in Alburgh

News Release — Vermont Electric Co-op October 20, 2016 Contact: Andrea Cohen, 802-696-9036 [email protected] Local community thanked for helping to bring cost-effective, local, renewable energy onto the grid Alburgh, VT- On Thursday, October 20th, Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC), Encore Renewable Energy, and SoCore Energy, held a Community Appreciation Event at the site of VEC’s first […]

Denise Smith Candidate for State Senate for Franklin County and Alburgh

News Release — Denise Smith Sept. 28, 2016 Contact: Denise Smith State Senate Candidate Franklin County and Alburgh [email protected] 802-393-4730 As the newbie on the block running for State Senate for Franklin County and Alburgh, I thought I would share some of my reasons for why I am choosing to do this at this […]

Grand Isle County schools consider merger proposal

Five communities are just starting the discussion on whether consolidation would make sense in the islands.

Denise Smith Launches Campaign for State Senate Seat

News Release — Denise Smith May 24, 2016 Contact: Denise Smith – 802-­355-­0694 Lindsay Hunn – 802-­591-­1835 St. Albans, Vt. – Franklin County and Alburgh Senate candidate Denise Smith will be hosting an official campaign kickoff tour on the weekend of June 4. Smith will begin her campaign tour on Thursday, June 2 at a […]