Wildfire Burns Near Kinsman Notch

A wildfire burned for several days on Dilly Cliffs of the Kinsman range in the White Mountains, near Woodstock, NH. The cause of the fire, which started on October 3, 2017, is not known, although there was much debate about whether a meteorite could have caused it, after a motorist reported seeing something like a … [Read more…]

Increased Fines for Trucks Stuck in Smugglers’ Notch

Route 108 is a narrow, winding road through Smugglers’ Notch¬†between Stowe and Cambridge, Vermont. The tricky passage is not recommended for buses and RVs, and tractor-trailers are banned from the notch. Nonetheless, some trucks get stuck every year trying to get through, despite the warning signs, when they become¬†wedged against boulders in the tight turns. … [Read more…]