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I-89 off ramp closed in Georgia

GEORGIA – The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) reported on its social media channels Monday that the southbound off ramp for Inter… Read more



Advocates: Proposed SNAP changes “devastating and unacceptable”

Hunger Free Vermont, a nonprofit organizaiton formed to address statewide food insecurity, is asking for Vermonters to oppose proposed chan… Read more

Lights, lights, lights: Milton Rec holds holiday decorating contest

Get ready for an explosion of twinkling lights, plastic reindeer, and holiday cheer — Milton Recreation is holding a holiday decorating con… Read more


Fall photos from around our area

We live in a beautiful county in a beautiful state. We asked readers to share their Fall photos with us and they didn't disappoint! Read more


MHS student-athlete honored at leadership conference

Milton High School (MHS) senior, Molly Loucey, was one of ten student-athletes in the state recognized at the Vt. State Athletic Directors … Read more


Milton shuts out MVU 3-0

Fourth-seed Milton blew by the Thunderbirds during their second round of Division II playoff action on Friday, winning by a margin of 3-0. Read more


Yellowjackets wrap up regular season

The Yellowjackets girls’ varsity soccer team finished off their regular season when they were barely edged by Rice in a 0-1 loss on the roa… Read more


Commentary: We need a governor who will tackle the cost of health care, so workers can work and earn

NORWICH, VERMONT – Double-digit increases in health care premiums are bringing extra pain and stress to open enrollment season for health i… Read more

Thank you to community

The Milton Craft Committee Inc. would like to thank the community for making last Saturday’s 43rd Annual Milton Pre-Christmas Craft Show an… Read more

Facebook and Twitter biased

I am writing in reply to your editorial by Emerson Lynn "Putting on Their Big Boy Pants" Read more



Judith H. Hoffman

MILTON – Judith H. Hoffman, 77, died unexpectedly on Monday November 4, 2019 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Read more


Jonathan David Valyou

GEORGIA - Jonathan David Valyou, 59, of Georgia, passed away peacefully at his home on Oct. 28, 2019. Read more


Shirley Adams

MILTON – Shirley Ann Adams, 81, made the journey to her “Heavenly Home” to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the University of… Read more

Upcoming Events

MFCC Playgroup

Meets every Monday and Thursday, except when the library or the schools are closed. Playgroup follo… Read more

One-on-One Computer Classes

6 - 7 & 7 - 8 p.m. 1st & 3rd Mon. & Wed. monthly. Sign-up required. Read more

Toddler Rhythm & Movement Early Literacy Story Time

For toddlers age 18 months to 3 years. Read more


Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low teens.


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Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low teens.

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Wind:WNW at 13 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:45:25 AM
Sunset:04:27:44 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low teens.Tue
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the low teens.Wed
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the low 30s.Thu
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Rain mixed with snow during the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid single digits.Fri
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the mid single digits.Sat
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.Sun
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.Mon
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