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Making a run for it

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Davis uses running experience to help train others Sam Davis, 56, is a veteran of more than 1,000 races. In his 42 years running, the Essex man has completed 30 marathons, and for the last 12 years, he’s been coaching athletes who want to reach their full potential. In 2012, Davis received the RunVermont Hall…

TEST notches No. 2

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ST. ALBANS – Swimmers from the Town of Essex Swim Team swam to 70 top five finishes in individual events and 18 top three finishes in relay events at the Champlain Valley Swim League’s championship meet last weekend at the St. Albans City Pool. TEST swimmers posted 19 individual league championship victories and seven relay…

Little leaguers win big

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The Essex Jct. Little League team earned a win at the 11- and 12-year-old Vermont Little League State Championships last Saturday at Maple Street Park’s Seman Field, besting reigning state champs Brattleboro, 10-0. The win is the team’s first Vermont championship title in more than a decade. The team racked up 17 hits over six…

Storm drains spruce up

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The next time you go to Five Corners, look down. Three local artists, chosen by the Rethink Runoff Stream Team, worked tirelessly to bring storm drains to life by adorning them with murals. Each contains an inspiring and catchy phrase to remind people these drains convey untreated stormwater directly to local streams. Catch basins along Countryside…

For Miller, it’s about giving back

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President of REM Development Bobby Miller is proud to say he’s worked hard for what he’s earned. And he is just as proud of what he and his wife, Holly, have given back to the community. The Millers aren’t ones to boast about their successes. Rather, the couple’s goal is to educate the community about…

Loretta Trepanier

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ESSEX JCT. – Loretta Mary Trepanier, 70 of Foster Road died on July 25, 2017 at her home with her loving family and nurse Nancy by her side following a long battle with COPD. She was born Oct. 19, 1946 in Cambridge, the daughter of Armand & Julia (Oliver) Baillargeon. She was a graduate of…