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Richmond Farmers Market opens season

By Douglas Phinney | June 23, 2021 | Comments Off on Richmond Farmers Market opens season

Friday, June 4 marked the opening of this year’s iteration of the Richmond Farmers Market.

Town Forests: A Core Part of Vermont’s Rural Communities

By Ethan Tapper | April 1, 2021 | Comments Off on Town Forests: A Core Part of Vermont’s Rural Communities

Town Forests have been an important part of Vermont’s rural fabric for over 100 years since Vermont’s first Municipal Forest Bill passed in 1915.

Emerald Ash Borer Is Here. What Can We Do?

By John Ely | March 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Emerald Ash Borer Is Here. What Can We Do?

In October 2020, state officials discovered an infestation of emerald ash borers (EAB) in an ash tree near downtown Richmond. It was the first confirmed EAB infestation in Chittenden County, a sign that alarmed local foresters. By the time researchers found it, though, the invasive, brilliant-green beetles had likely been here for some time.

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GeoBee Superstars

By Times Ink | April 13, 2021

  Richmond Elementary School and Camels Hump Middle School held their annual National Geographic GeoBees the last week of January, 2020. In hotly contested races, Maya Guilmette won at RES, and Elise Cournoyer (last year’s champion at RES) was the CHMS winner. Runners up at RES were Myah Gingras (second place) and Hudson Brown (third…

Musicians to Play in National Ensembles

By Times Ink | April 13, 2021

  Musicians To Play in National Ensembles   During the 2018-19 school year, along with other accomplished music students across the United States and overseas in military base schools, Jayme Billings (Sophomore-Alto Saxophone) and Ethan Hall (Senior-Trombone) from Mount Mansfield Union High School (MMUsic) practiced with dedication to gain a chair or part in their…