This Week’s Headlines, June 9, 2011

June 8, 2011

in News,This Weeks Headlines

Through Bridges Runners Make Their Marks

Runners make their way up the hilly course as part of last weekend’s Covered Bridges Half Marathon. The race brought over 1,800 runners out on a 13.1-mile course that spanned several towns. For more photos from the race, click here or see page 1D of the print edition. – Tim Gould photo.

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Bear Shot After Many Sightings
by Eric Francis, Special to the Standard

WUHS Names Thomas New Athletic Director
by Kim Jackson, Special to the Standard

Weekend Vandalism Angers Woodstock Residents
by Phil Camp, Standard Staff

Through Bridges, Runners Make Their Marks
by Laura Powers, Special to the Standard

Woodstock’s Civil War Speak Chorus Inspires Kansas Students
by Audrey Richardson, Special to the Standard

Woodstock Teen Charges With Violation of Parole
by Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent

Wild Weather and Worrisome Warming: Any Connection?
by Christopher Bartlett, Special to the Standard

Do Just One Thing…Reduce your personal carbon footprint this summer. Give up bottled water and this energy-intensive plastic packing and long-haul shipping. Carry a reusable bottle of our wonderful local water instead.

Winners Announced In West Windsor Great Cemetery Hunt
by Tom Kenyon, West Windsor News

Ricky Skaggs To Thunder On Stage At SummerGrass
by Audrey Richardson, Special to the Standard

Largest Annual Literary Festival Growing Wings
by Peter Rousmaniere, Special to the Standard

Parts Of Vermont Got 20 Inches Of Snow On June 7 Back In 1861
by Sara Tuthill, Broad Brook

How To Have Fun At The Doctor’s Office
by Terry Marotta

WUHS Scholars’ Bowl Team Qualifies For Play-Offs
Letter To The Editor: by Nancy Pejouhy, Coach WUHS Scholars’ Bowl Team

This Eagle Scout’s A True Trailblazer
by Audrey Richardson, Special to the Standard


Girls Track Team Reigns As State Champion For A Second Year
by David Miles, Sports Correspondent

Click here to read the full obituaries on the following local community members.

Photo Galleries: click to see this week’s photo galleries.

Covered Bridges Half Marathon

Lucy Mackenzie – “Animal Fare”

Blessing of the Fleet – Barnard’s Silver Lake

Trek to Taste


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