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Board Had To Make Hard Decisions When Setting Tax Rate

Staff Report The Northfield News More...

Obituaries

David A. MacDougall, 77, Owned College View Dairy

David A. MacDougall, 77, died at his home on Saturday, February 10, 2018. He was born on June 2, 1940, in Rutland, Vermont to late David H. MacDougall and Electa I. (Bass) MacDougall.   More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

art exhibits around the area Northfield  More...

Entertainment

Northfield’s 5th Annual Winter Carnival/Cabin Fever Weekend

Please join us to celebrate recreation in Northfield Saturday, March 10th  10am -2pm – Brown Public Library. Children and their parents can stop by and do craft with Britta, the youth librarian.   More...

Norwich Lunch & Learn Set for February 28 at Noon

Norwich University’s Sullivan Museum and History Center presents Norwich historian Dr. Gary Lord on “Norwich Pedestrian Excursions: Learning in the Field,” in a Lunch and Learn on Wednesday, Feb. More...

Don’t Miss the Beach Party at Chandler on March 10

Chase away the winter blues at a Hawaiian beach party to benefit Chandler, set for Mari Castle on Saturday, March 10 More...

Letters

Why Should Taxpayers Foot the Bill?

To the Editor: The Northfield News  More...

Miller for Select Board

To the People of Northfield Good people of Northfield, Vermont, Earth. I’m running for the Select Board this March (a one-year seat). My fond hope is that you may be just as eager as I am for a change in our local legislative branch.  More...

Denny for Selectboard

To the People of Northfield: The Northfield Town Select Board must focus more of its attention on the town’s future.  That belief is the reason I am seeking the two year term on the Select Board at the town meeting in March.    More...

Legislative Update

We are fast approaching “Crossover”, the point at which no more bills can be passed from the House to the Senate, and vice versa for this legislative year. More...

Front Page Opinion

Show Me Dedication

From my direct experience as a Northfield Selectman for three years, I can tell you that there is far more work involved than just attending a couple of meetings a month, building a budget, and then sitting on the stage at Town Meeting to answer budg More...

News

Marauder of the Week

This week’s Marauder of the Week can be found singing Disney karaoke songs on Friday nights, her teammates have warned her for going over 65 MPH (not in a car), and she is also a mathematician. More...

CERV Clothing Shelf Opens

Photo courtesy CERVThe CERV Clothing outlet opened in the basement of the Municipal Building last Saturday and will be open through the winter in this new location. More...

Local Ambassador Speaks to Boston School of Medicine

Mary is sometimes too weak to hold anything heavier than a full mug of coffee, but she recently told her story to an audience of graduate students and held them in the palm of her hand.   More...

Police Report

Police Report

February 7 5:36 p.m. - Suspicious Person/Circumstance - Agency assist. NAS with medical call at the Four Seasons Retirement home. February 8 12:08 a.m. More...

Features

Silly Social Scenes

A Wandering Minstrel (Aye)

MORE DRAFORWB WINTER CARNIVAL NEWS – When We left off last week (our Few But Faithless Readers will doubtless have forgotten the sordid details), the main combatants (er, that is, competitors) had arrived, the DRAforWB boys in their chic prison strip More...

Brown Public Library This Week

SAVE THE DATE: Join us for an author talk with Northfield resident, Carol Noyes. ‘Coming Full Circle: One Woman’s Journey through Spiritual Crisis’ WHEN:  Thursday, February 22nd TIME:     6:30-8:00pm WHERE: &n More...

I Remember

The Cabal that Saved Norwich University (Part Eighteen - The Aftermath)

Good day readers of this column. Whether you be five, fifty or five hundred, thank you for joining me. We have been following these last eighteen weeks the shenanigans of a Dog River Valley cabal. More...

Sports

Blue Devil Boys Split a Pair Last Week

By Bill CroneyThe Northfield NewsThe Blue Devil Boys split a pair of games last week. More...

Lady Devils Have Good News Bad News Week

Last week was a good news-bad news week for Williamstown’s Lady Devils. First the bad news- The Girls of the Blue & White dropped two games last week. More...

Cadet Ice Women Roll Over New England

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsAdrieana Rossini (center, in cammo uniform) lit the lamp twice and also had an assist as the Norwich Women rolled over New England College 10-0 in a NEHC (New England Hockey Conference) quarterfinal game, at K More...




 
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