Skiing, Snowboarding Become Official State Sports

Skiing and snowboarding are now the official state sports of Vermont, thanks to some schoolchildren in Swanton. Governor Peter Shumlin signed a bill into law today that was proposed by a group of fifth and sixth graders.

Already February, And Still Waiting For Winter

While the temperatures and overall snowfall totals aren’t record breaking, many local businesses and snow sport enthusiasts are struggling this winter. The fluctuating temperatures and lack of snow are affecting everything from winter sports and local businesses to birds and plants.