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Free Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening Dec 17

From Russ Tonkin, Town Health Officer Blood pressure and blood sugar screening FREE  Tuesday, Dec. 17th 3-5:30PM Plymouth Elementary School Building / Community Center Sponsored by the PFRT and Town Health Officer

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Selectboard Seeks Volunteers for Summer Improvement Projects

From Russ Tonkin The Selectboard has set some goals for the next year, and one includes rehabilitation/beautification of Plymouth Union. We already have someone willing to work on clearing brush and freeing up trees around the town hall and school. … Continue reading

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Plymouth Votes Yes on Budget This Year

From Jen Flaster, Plymouth Press Editor Voters approved the town budget on the first vote at Town Meeting on Monday night, following an enlightening presentation by selectboard member Russ Tonkin. Tonkin walked those present through the year-to-year budget changes and … Continue reading

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May Book and Toy Drive for St Lucian Children

Submitted by Betsy Tonkin In January of this year, Russ and I went to Anse-la-Raye, St. Lucia, one of the most impoverished cities on the island. We were members of an inaugural Global Volunteer team which partnered with town leaders … Continue reading

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NY ecologist: Northeast may see more Lyme disease

From Russ Tonkin, Town Health Officer March 16, 2012 MILLBROOK, N.Y. (AP) — A disease ecologist says the Northeast should prepare for a surge in Lyme disease this spring. Richard Osfeld of the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook says the … Continue reading

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Russ Tonkin to Join Plymouth Selectboard

By Jen Flaster In the only contested race in Plymouth’s town elections, Russ Tonkin was elected to the Plymouth Selectboard for a three-year term. The final count was 100 votes for Russ Tonkin and 95 for Larry Lynds, who had … Continue reading

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