Elodie Reed

About news@miltonindependent.com

Elodie is a reporter for the St. Albans Messenger who contributes to the Independent. After graduating from Amherst College as an English and environmental studies major, she first tried her hand at reporting at the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, a small newspaper in her home state of New Hampshire, and fell in love. When she isn't writing or lugging her camera every which way, she can be found exploring northern Vermont (and Canada!) with her boyfriend, reading, running or cuddling with her cat, Chowder.

Latest From news@miltonindependent.com:

Plant a tree, save the lake

Vermonters have stormwater issues. Due to recent attention on lake quality, farmers are asked to change their practices, activists lobby for action and regulators tighten rules, but what can the average homeowner do? The Lake Champlain Land Trust suggests a …  Read more

Beginner beekeeping

Additional reporting by COURTNEY LAMDIN At the outset, Gail Wells wasn’t too keen on the 600 fruit trees her husband, Silas, bought and planted three years ago. Nor was she eager to add up to 40,000 bees to their Georgia …  Read more

Bob’s Gun Shop unloads

By 10 a.m. last Friday, Bob’s Gun Shop was filled with customers wearing camouflage print and flannel, balancing coffee cups and plates of fried food as they raised bid paddles for more than 200 coveted guns. Bob’s, a Georgia landmark …  Read more