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Exploring the places and people of the Green Mountain State. Visit www.happyvermont.com for more Vermont travel stories.

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    • Places & Travel

Exploring the places and people of the Green Mountain State. Visit www.happyvermont.com for more Vermont travel stories.

    The Joys and Challenges of Running a Vermont Country Store

    The Joys and Challenges of Running a Vermont Country Store

    Running a general store means juggling many tasks at once—tracking inventory, running a cash register, posting on social media, and greeting customers as they walk in the door.For Jack Garvin—who has worked at the Warren Store in Warren, Vermont, for nearly 40 years—it’s also meant being an active community member, making lifelong friends, meeting a celebrity or two, and learning how to outgrow his previously shy nature and become a more outgoing individual.

    • 37 min
    Northeast Slopes: A Vintage, Volunteer-Run Ski Area

    Northeast Slopes: A Vintage, Volunteer-Run Ski Area

    In East Corinth, Vermont, Northeast Slopes takes pride in what hasn’t changed since it opened 84 years ago. In this episode, we talk to Wade Pierson, who started skiing at Northeast Slopes as a young child in the 1960s. He’s now on the ski area’s board of directors and volunteers at the mountain.

    • 35 min

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