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  1. Why are streets in two Vermont towns named Popple Dungeon Road?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Seven Days

    ... fuzzy little bouncy orbs. Oh, what fun those whimsical Popples had gamboling about! If the Popple Dungeon roads in Chester and Charlotte are not the current or former sites of prisons for criminally inclined, cut-rate 1980s cartoon characters, then ...

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  2. Shumlin seeks disaster declaration for July stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Gov. Peter Shumlin is seeking a federal disaster declaration for assistance with repairs to roads and other public infrastructure damaged during last month's storm in Windsor and Windham counties. The July 28 storm pushed rivers over their banks, damaging roads in Chester and other areas.

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  3. Pastor sports mohawk after bet with communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Rev. Tom Charlton of the First Baptist Church of Chester, Vermont is sporting a new mohawk after the community turned out in large numbers for his church's 225th birthday celebration Sunday.

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  4. Pastor sports mohawk after bet with communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... -- Tom Charlton finally did. That's Pastor Tom Charlton. Yes, the religious leader of the first baptist church of Chester Vermont ditched the hairstyle he's faithfully had for decades. -- even coloring it blue, red, and purple -- to make a point. ...

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  5. Battle Day to celebrate 237th anniversary of Continental victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Old Constitution House in Windsor, the Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford, Eureka Schoolhouse in Springfield, the Chester A. Arthur Historic Site in Fairfield, and the Calvin Coolidge Historic Site in Plymouth Notch. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on ...

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  6. Vt. officials join FEMA to assess storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Chester was one of the hardest hit communities. State and local officials joined representatives from the FEMA for tours there including a dozen spots in Chester alone.

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  7. Vermont seeks flood damage assessment after stormRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    Officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are going to begin a preliminary assessment to determine if damage from flash flooding in the Chester area is eligible for disaster assistance.

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  8. WPTZ Tuesday Webcast with CourtneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... GUIDELINES ... TO HELP HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS RECOGNIZE POST-PARTUM DEPRESSION. FEMA OFFICIALS WILL TOUR CHESTER, VERMONT TODAY... TO SEE IF THE AREA IS ELIGIBLE FOR DISASTER ASSISTANCE. THIS COMES AFTER A STORM AT THE END OF JULY... THAT DUMPED ...

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  9. Rev. Dr. Kenneth KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... - AUBURN - Rev. Dr. Kenneth Edward Knox, 74, passed away on July 31, 2014, following a short illness. He was born in Chester, Vermont to Rev. Frederick R. Knox and Dorothy Richardson Knox on March 14, 1940. He graduated from Boston University, ...

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  10. Bellows Falls Historical Society, Saxtons River to receive EPA grantsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... then get reimbursed by the grant. Saxtons River hired Scott Wunderle, a landscape architect who owns Terrigenous in Chester, and Paula Green of b.green Landscape Architects to design a park for the former Sandri building site and adjacent ...

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  11. Vermont Town Sees Worst Flooding Since IreneRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    The fire chief in Chester, Vermont, says more than 3 inches of rain fell on his community creating the worst flooding since Tropical Storm Irene hit Vermont almost three years ago.

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  12. 'Mind-boggling' flooding ravages Vt. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vt., toured the towns of Chester and Andover, Vermont Wednesday, two days after severe flooding hit parts of the Windsor County communities.

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  13. Towns clean up from fierce flash floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The Windsor County communities of Chester and Andover, Vermont were cleaning up from flash flooding Tuesday.

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  14. Crews work to repair storm damage in ChesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Crews in the Chester area are working hard today to recover from last night's severe summer storms.

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  15. Flash flooding damages homes in Windsor CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... over it. Turn the other way, we have lost a lot of roads, we have lost a lot of houses," said Chief Matthew Wilson, Chester Fire Department. There was also flooding on Route 11 in Chester, nearly wiping out a bridge. Siding from homes could be seen ...

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  16. Mobile News Now: Monday July 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... FIVE'S STEPHANIE GORIN, THIS IS MOBILE NEWS NOW, FLOODING CAUSES PROBLEMS BETWEEN THE SOUTHEASTERN VERMONT TOWNS OF CHESTER AND ANDOVER. THE FLOODING WAS REPORTED MONDAY ON ROUTE 11 BETWEEN CHESTER AND ANDOVER. PORTIONS OF ROUTE 103 ARE ALSO ...

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  17. Flash flooding in Windsor CountyRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Flash flooding has forced the evacuation of some homes in Chester. Several roads in Windsor County are underwater -- including Trombley Road in Andover.

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  18. Encores & Curtain Calls: Ancient music rocks ... who knew?Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... the Brattleboro Music Center on Tuesday, July 22. In addition, they will perform at the First Universalist Parish in Chester, Vt., at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 27. The house concerts will all begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. Cox and Coakley inform us that ...

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  19. Paul Bremer To Speak At Weatherfield LibraryRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Vermont Standard

    ... , 2004, serving as head of state of the internationally recognized government of Iraq. He is a part time resident of Chester Vt.

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  20. Ancient music rocks, who knew?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... the Brattleboro Music Center on Tuesday, July 22. In addition, they will perform at the First Universalist Parish in Chester, Vt., at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 27. The house concerts will all begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. Cox and Coakley inform us that ...

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