The Northfield News
Member: Vermont Press Association and New England Press Association
Established in 1878 by George Richmond; in its 130th year serving Northfield, Vermont.
Published each Thursday by Northfield News Publishing, LLC.
PO Box 43 Northfield, VT 05663-0043
Telephone 802 485-NEWS (6397).
Entire contents copyright, 2008-2012, by Northfield News Publishing, LLC. Individual
articles, artwork, photographs and quoted matter are also copyright by their attributed authors. All rights reserved.
DURWOOD PHILLIPS, Publisher and Managing Member
Earlier editors: Fred N.Whitney, 1885-1888; Eldbridge Gerry, 1888-1889; Luther Johnson, 1889-1894; Fred N.Whitney, 1894-
1913; Erval Whitney, 1913-1916; Frank T. Parsons, 1916-1929; John E. Mazuz an, 1929-1972; Francis and Bernard Flood,
1972-1981; Robert and Debra Pinto, 1981-1983; Jim and Ingrid Wilson, 1983-2003; Cecelia Barnes, 2003-2007; John C.
Donahue, Jr., 2007–2008.
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JOHN W. CRUICKSHANK, Editor
ROB WILLS, Ad Director
KATHLEEN LOTT, Circulation and Municipal Government
BILL CRONEY, Sports
PHYLLIS GREENWAY, House and Home
MARY COMISKEY, Concert Reviews
JANE BRYANT, Community News
SUE NEVINS, Roxbury
ROBERT MALONEY, Distribution
VALLEY NEWS, Printing