Essex Reporter - Headlines

UPDATED: Roads now open

UPDATE, Saturday, 10 a.m.: All flooded roads are now open in Essex. Read more



EHS musicians shine at annual young artist showcase

On Jan. 14, four Essex High School (EHS) students were among nine young musicians who put on a stellar performance at the Cathedral Arts’ Y… Read more


Essex Agency rocks red for Colton Luke

Chris Luke is an employee of The Essex Agency, and his son, Colton Luke, has been deployed to Japan to help guard interests and people in t… Read more

Four EHS seniors qualify for National Merit Scholarship

Essex High School seniors Alessandra Michaelides, Samuel Phillippo, Henry Wu, and Nathan Wu qualified as finalists for consideration in the… Read more



Sport Shorts

Winter unleashing some pent-up wrath or anxiety last week. Heard shouts of joy from skiers and boarders. The Michael J. Baker Essex Classic… Read more


EHS wrestling takes second at Michael J. Baker Essex Classic

Essex High School (EHS) hosted the 41st-annual Michael J. Baker Essex Classic Jan. 17-18 with 25 teams coming to town from Vermont, New Yor… Read more

Sport Shorts

Exams approaching. Hope all are studying hard. Lots of action to catch up on and a bit of modified sports this week until exams, obviously,… Read more


Winter road maintenance and travel

At VTrans, we know how much you count on us to keep Vermont’s roadways safe for travel during winter weather and storms. This time of year,… Read more

Working towards a greater Essex: Draft merger plan details

[The Village of Essex Junction is an incorporated municipality within the Town of Essex. The governments of the two municipalities, the Tow… Read more

What it means to volunteer with Essex Rescue

January 1, 2020 — Essex Rescue continues to provide emergency, prehospital care via trained, volunteer and paid personnel to the towns of E… Read more



Harris F. Skinner Jr.

Harris F. Skinner Jr., 97, of Pinehurst, N.C. passed away from natural causes on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at his assisted living residence (F… Read more


Arlan Wayne Elwood

Arlan Wayne Elwood, 81, of Essex Junction died peacefully on December 31, 2019, following a brief decline in health. He was born on Novembe… Read more


Gina Carrassi LaBerge

ESSEX JUNCTION – Gina Carrassi LaBerge, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and friend passed away in Essex Junction on Dec… Read more

Upcoming Events

Aunt Dot's Food Shelf

A community resource for neighbors in need. Aunt Dot's Place is happy to serve the communities of E… Read more

Musical Storytime

Rock ‘n’ read with Caitlin on Friday mornings with books, songs, and instruments. All ages. Read more

Snowmobile Club Meeting

The Saxon Hill Riders, Inc. snowmobile club grooms and maintains trails in Richmond, Jericho, Essex… Read more


Weather Today

Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.


35° 21°

Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:S at 7 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:1 Low
Sunrise:07:20:53 AM
Sunset:04:47:42 PM

This Week's Forecast

Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.Thu
10%35° 21°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper 20s.Fri
10%37° 27°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 30s.Sat
60%39° 34°
Rain mixed with snow. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.Sun
70%37° 30°
Chance of a few snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 20s.Mon
40%34° 22°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s and lows in the mid teens.Tue
20%29° 15°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the upper single digits.Wed