August 27, 2016

State Supreme Court clears way for gas price-fixing suit

By Morgan True

For Vermont Digger

The Vermont Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from four northwestern Vermont gas wholesalers seeking to toss out a class-action suit that accuses them of price fixing. [Read more…]

Around Town

HOMESTEAD DECLARATION

The town of Williston Listers’/Assessor’s office has recently identified approximately 125 parcels that it believes should be filing the HS-122 form (Homestead Declaration). The state will not be sending any letters to the owners of these parcels until September. [Read more…]

Williston, CVU welcome new teachers

Williston Central School

John Godfrey – grades 7-8

Godfrey is very excited to join the team this year, and is joining Williston after having taught 6th grade at Cambridge Elementary School for two years, and a one-year internship at Shelburne Community s [Read more…]

Local bike man packs up shop

Observer photo by Jess Wisloski Edward Miles, 84, of Williston stands next to the dolly that helps him navigate around Williston Village.

Observer photo by Jess Wisloski
Edward Miles, 84, of Williston stands next to the dolly that helps him navigate around Williston Village.

Tinker barn torn down

By Jess Wisloski

Observer staff

For the past 70 years, Edward Miles has done nearly the same thing, day in and day out: walked the distance from his home to a barn in Williston Village, and set to work on repairing some bikes or lawnmowers or snowblowers, and put them out on the roadside for resale.  [Read more…]

Back-to-school fashions, finds and must-haves

Observer courtesy photo Water bottles are in demand at Natural Provisions.

Observer courtesy photo
Water bottles are in demand at Natural Provisions.

By Jess Wisloski

Observer staff

With Williston schools kicking into gear next Wednesday morning, and most high schoolers set to return Thursday, (CVU freshman start Wednesday), it’s the final days to take advantage of of back-to-school buys, and get an edge on the trends that will be filling the hallways this year. [Read more…]