• BBA eyes return to State Championships - 04/22/2015 03:50 PM EDT
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    Journal starts up free subscription

    To continue getting the paper in the mail each Friday, sign up by June 19
    04/24/2015 03:37 PM EDT
    To our readers: The Manchester Journal is launching a voluntary, home-delivery subscription service beginning with the July 10 edition of the newspaper, an effort we believe will result in less paper waste while boosting our loyal subscribers. 
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    Maple Street becomes Audubon Partner for the Environment
    04/24/2015 11:56 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Maple Street School has announced its commitment to be an Audubon Partner for the Environment in cooperation with Audubon International. Audubon International is an environmental education organization that empowers people to Full Story

    Proposals for Manchester's Junction Improvement Fund discussed
    04/24/2015 11:54 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Future projects under the Junction Improvement Fund, local property tax and the Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance were among the topics of discussion at Tuesday's selectboard meeting. Full Story

    Fatal shooting: Keene, N.H., woman arrested for hindering arrest
    04/22/2015 09:17 AM EDT - KEENE, N.H. >> On April 21, the Keene Police Department finished an investigation into the behavior of Kristin Walsh, 29, of Keene, related to a subject wanted for second degree murder out of Springfield, Vt. Full Story

    Fire damages Newfane home
    04/21/2015 11:19 AM EDT - NEWFANE >> At approximately 4:50 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, the Newfane Fire department responded to 100 Railroad Lane in Newfane for a reported structure fire. The fire was called in by a neighbor, and no one was home at the time of the fire. Full Story

    Junkman's Junkjam set for April 22
    04/21/2015 10:36 AM EDT - MANCHESTER CENTER >> Each year, percussionist Donald Knaack — Vermont's very own Junkman — celebrates Earth Day by gathering students and musicians worldwide to jam to his Eco-Beats via Google HangOuts. Full Story

    DAF Club of America to celebrate 30th anniversary
    04/21/2015 10:35 AM EDT - MOUNT TABOR >> The DAF Club of America will be hosting a 30th Anniversary event at it's headquarters on Friday, June 19-21. There is no entry fee for the event. Food will be available for a small fee. Full Story

    Administration Seeks to Restore $900K in Budget Cuts
    04/21/2015 10:32 AM EDT - The Shumlin administration says about $900,000 in House approved cuts to the fiscal year 2016 state budget could pose problems. Jim Reardon, the commissioner of the Department of Finance and Management, wants to "buy back" the $900,000 by Full Story

    School Boards Balking at Governance Reform Bill
    04/21/2015 10:31 AM EDT - A number of school districts are letting state officials and lawmakers know they oppose H.361 — the education governance bill voted out of the House last month now in the hands of the Senate Education Committee. Full Story

    DRB Mulls Hampton Request
    04/17/2015 05:43 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Development Review Board is considering a request by the ownership group hoping to construct a 98 room Hampton Inn to divide the local permit issued last year into two — one for the hotel portion and one for a proposed Full Story

  • The Force Has Awakened Star Wars Quiz - 04/17/2015 01:45 PM EDT
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    Residents help guide geese out of downtown Montana city

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — It was no gaggle of geese, but two birds and a baby waddling through a downtown Montana city stopped traffic and brought out the shutterbugs. Full Story
    Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Peter Schweizer, author of a book about the Clinton family foundation; Rep. Full Story