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  • Sugarbush Hosts New York Firefighters, Families

    Barre Montpelier Times Argus
    Posted: January 14th, 2003

    Sugarbush Resort along with some valley lodging companies have extended an invitation to F.D.N.Y and the families of fallen FDNY firefighters for free skiing, rentals and lodging.

  • Board Seeks Assurances After False Alert

    Times Argus
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    The Brattleboro Select Board said Tuesday that it wanted assurances from Vermont Emergency Management and the National Weather Service that the false alarm on the Vermont Yankee Emergency alert system could never happen again.

  • Firefighters Extinguish Vehicle Blaze

    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    MONTPELIER – Firefighters on Monday responded to a vehicle fire in the parking lot of a River Street business

  • Housing, History Lost in Waterbury Fire

    Free Press Staff Writer
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    WATERBURY -- The red flashes from fire engines were the first thing that caught Valerie Hans' attention on the evening of Dec. 29

  • Fire Department Shorts Volunteers

    Caledonian Record
    Posted: December 23rd, 2002

    The East Burke Fire Brigade has 13 members. That's less than the minimum number, 15, needed to effectively manage the squad, said Assistant Chief Wayne Greer.

  • Officials Advise Care Near Still-Thin Ice

    Brattleboro Reformer
    Posted: December 19th, 2002

    BRATTLEBORO -- Despite the recent cold weather, ice on area streams, ponds, rivers and lakes may be too thin for travel, Vermont Emergency Management warned Wednesday.

  • Auto Body Fire Said Accidental

    Rutland Herald and Times Argus
    Posted: December 12th, 2002

    MONTPELIER –Authorities today confirmed their preliminary ruling that a Tuesday fire that gutted an auto body repair business was accidental in nature