Killington Board Accepts Floor-Vote Petition

The Killington Select Board held an emergency meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, to approve acceptance of a petition filed after the Select Board had signed the official Town Warning on Jan. 24.

The legal deadline for petitions is Jan. 30, so the Board met to accommodate the unexpected but legal petition, and the final official Warning had to be posted on Feb. 5, which was a Sunday.

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Cops: Burglars Caught Inside Killington Lodge

By Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent KILLINGTON – Security guards caught two men burglarizing the Bear Mountain Lodge at Killington late Wednesday night, Vermont State Police reported. The base lodge had closed for the evening when Censor Security personnel surprised the pair shortly after 11 p.m. as they attempted to steal food and beverages, police said. The security guards detained Michael Parie, 20, of Rutland, and James Cornell, 26, […]

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Killington Resort Combines College and Skiing

By Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent Alan Wilson, then president of Killington Resort, and Dr. Thomas Benson, president of Green Mountain College got together in August 2001 and came up with an idea that has been a gratifying success – the Killington School of Resort Management. According to the director of the program, Frank Pauze, Wilson […]

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Vermont Holiday Festival Returns to Killington on Dec. 2-3

The Vermont Holiday Festival returns to Killington on Friday and Saturday with its glittering Festival of Trees, the magic of Santa’s Workshop, and a bustling schedule of activities and musical performances. The Grand Ballroom at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel will be transformed into a winter wonderland as 100 uniquely decorated holiday trees fill the […]

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Photos: Killington World Cup Events

Killington Mountain hosted the Women’s Skiing World Cup on Saturday and Sunday Nov. 26-27. Spectators filled the stands and the region over the weekend. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the December 1, 2016 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection […]

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Cartoons Question Killington Pico Association’s Ethics

By Katy Savage, Standard Staff A recent ad, published in the Mountain Times’ Sept. 21 edition, depicted the Killington Pico Area Association as a pig that demands money from the select board. It suggests the KPAA only benefits some businesses — the businesses are piglets in the cartoon that feed off the pig. The select […]

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Photos: WitchCraft Event At Killington

A new event in Killington was held at the Snowshed Lodge at Killington Resort over Columbus Day weekend. Witchcraft was a weekend of Halloween events, crafts and fun, including a haunted house, pumpkin catapults and wagon rides. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the October 13, 2016 print edition of […]

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Horace ‘Red’ Glaze Obituary

KILLINGTON — A graveside memorial and burial service was held at the Riverside Cemetery in Killington on Oct. 8 for Horace Edward Glaze, known as Red, who passed away quietly on May 13 in Lakewood Ranch, Florida where he had recently retired and was residing with his wife, Taylor. Red was laid to rest beside […]

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