Author: Sun staff

Athlete of the Week: Aidan Connors

Connors helped the Lakers get off to a strong start, pouring in four goals and assisting on three more as he led Colchester past Milton, 11-5 in both teams’ opening game April 9. The senior attacker also had two of Colchester’s four goals in an April 11 loss at BFA-St....

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Athlete of the Week: Gwen Ruescher

The Lakers edged by a single point in their season-opener at the Collins-Perley Sports Center indoor courts in St. Albans, the victory hinging on Ruescher’s narrow second-set win for the match. Colchester’s other three winners cruised to wins losing just two, two, and four games to the Comets. Ruescher’s 6-1 first-set win followed the pattern, but BFA’s Lizzie Hill came back and forced Ruescher into an extra game for a 7-5 win to get the team’s fourth...

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Letters to the Editor: April 19, 2018

Condon says thanks I would like to take this opportunity to thank the residents of Colchester for supporting me for state representative for seven terms in Montpelier. I have been humbled by the trust you’ve given me to be a voice for common sense at the Statehouse. I hope I have lived up to your trust. Last month I received an unwelcome medical diagnosis at the UVM Medical Center. As a result, I will not be seeking an eighth term in Montpelier. Luckily, I’m I good hands at the medical center’s oncology department. The doctors and nurses are all...

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House resolutions honor Richard, Francis

H.C.R. 333 House concurrent resolution honoring Karen Richard for her exemplary municipal public service career in the town of Colchester Offered by: Representatives Taylor of Colchester, Brennan of Colchester, Condon of Colchester, and Dakin of Colchester Offered by: Senator Mazza Whereas, beginning in 1987, Karen Richard worked in Colchester’s assessor’s office, including eight years as an elected lister, becoming familiar with the municipality’s land records and their challenges, and Whereas, in 1998, the Colchester electorate selected Karen Richard as town clerk and treasurer, beginning an outstanding two-decade tenure, and Whereas, one of her first objectives was replacing the town’s...

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Cobras’ season coming to a close

By HOLLY LAVOIE Sunday was a Cobra podium day as more than half the team present stood in the first  place spot. At the final regular K-6 tournament of the season, and with states right around the corner, the Cobras won 33 out of the 42 matches they wrestled in. Tanner and Shay Prouty, Cahota Lafond, Breydon Marchessault, Brody and Jaden Coppins, Keegan Vance and Jordan Lavoie all fought their way to first place finishes. Finishing in second were Jake Marchessault and Sawyer Prouty. Cruz Haran took a third place finish as did first time wrestler, Noah LaPierre. Ending...

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