Photos: Quechee Highland Games, Festival

The annual Scottish Festival, renamed Highland Games was held in Quechee. Herb Swanson Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the September 1, 2016 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo galleries, click on an image below to view in a larger […]

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Photos: Dewey’s Pond Milfoil Cleanup

A cleanup event organized by Gery Pelton of GW Wildlife Services was held to try to manually remove the invasive plant milfoil, out of the water on Dewey’s Pond in Quechee. The removed plants were taken to the Clay Hill Corners Farm in Hartland to be used as mulch. Rick Russell Photos A portion of […]

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Clair Lovell Obituary, 96

QUECHEE — A graveside service will be held on Aug. 13 at 10 a.m. in the Riverside Cemetery in Woodstock for Clair M. Lovell, 96, who died Aug. 9 at Cedar Hill in Windsor. Clair was born in Springfield, on Feb. 6, 1920, son of Clair, Sr. and Lucy Jane (Olmstead) Lovell. When Clair was […]

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Photos: Chicken Swap In Quechee

Faith Hunt of Quechee and Michelle Hudson of White River, member os the Vermont Bird Fanciers Club, organized a chicken swap in Quechee. Around 100 people checked out the 20 types of chickens that were present. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the August 18, 2016 print edition of the […]

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Quechee Festival Features Food, Famous Motown Greats Aug. 6

By Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent Once again, individuals who have been impacted by domestic and/ or sexual violence will receive support through the generous and professional efforts of WISE that will receive the net proceeds of the upcoming Ottauquechee Musicfest this weekend. For the third year in a row, the grassroots nonprofit organization — dedicated […]

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Ottauquechee Musicfest Is August 6

The Quechee Club and QLLA Charities is gearing up for The 3rd Annual Ottauquechee Musicfest Featuring Motown Greats – The Drifters & The Platters with opening act The Josh Logan Band on Friday, August 6th. After two wildly successful years, this year’s event has expanded to include an all day festival on the Quechee Green, […]

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Photos: Polo Match In Quechee, 2016

Heritage Polo Team took on the Sugarbush Polo Team held at the Quechee Polo fields in Quechee, Vermont on July 2. Herb Swanson Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the July 8, 2016 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo galleries, […]

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VINS Guided Kayak Tour On July 8

The Vermont Institute of Natural Science invites adventure-seeking adults, 21 and above, to join VINS naturalists and L.L. Bean instructors for a guided kayak tour on the serene waters of the Connecticut River on Friday, July 8, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Discover helpful paddling pointers and scout the shoreline for the diverse birds that […]

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