The campaigning effort of a resident who has lived in West Burke for four years paid off on Tuesday with a select board election victory. Jerry Booth was elected in a tight contest against Samuel James, who was running for a seat on the board for the third straight year. The vote, held by Australian ballot in the Community Building, revealed results of 113 for Booth and 104 for James. Booth said he is grateful to the voters who supported him.
- Vermont State Police reported on Tuesday that a suspect in a Saturday hit-and-run car crash that damaged a car and took out power lines on Main Street in St. Johnsbury has been located
- Barton voters handled the town’s municipal business during Tuesday night’s annual meeting