What's Happening in Vermont

  • The face of northeastern Vermont is changing, first with its two ski resorts, Jay Peak and Burke Mountain, and now with a new airport proposal for Newport. Jay Peak developer Bill Stenger wants to build a $20 million terminal, warehouse and flight design assembly facility at the Newport State Airport in Coventry. Read more here...

  • Northern Vermont communities are suffering from the decline in the Canadian dollar. It's costing Canadians at least 30% more to visit Vermont. Click to Read more here.

  • Vermont's attempt to go it alone with a universal health care system for everybody has proven a disaster. What went wrong with the system. Read more, by clicking here.




foliage season

The annual Craftsbury Marathon seems to attract more contestants every year. The 35th Marathon was held on January 30th. 2016. It attracted more than 400 Cross Country racers. Unlike the previous year when the temperatures was below zero, the 2016 event was held under cloudy sky and 30 degree temps. Our video shows the start of the 25km race and the 12.5km races, as well as the winners finishing.

 

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Canoeing

Before the bugs come out in force take a leisurely trip by canoe down the River Clyde in northeastern Vermont. We made this video a couple of years ago. You can still rent a canoe for the evening outside West Charleston. See the video here

Vermont's fishing season opens