Privacy Policy

Who we are...

The Burlington Area Newspaper Group (BANG) is an advertising partnership between seven local newspapers: Stowe Reporter, Valley Reporter, Williston Observer, Shelburne News, The Citizen, News & Citizen and The Other Paper. The web addresses associated with this site are and

What personal data we collect and why we collect it...


We do not allow user-commenting at this time.


We do not allow user-uploaded images at this time.

Contact forms

When visitors use the contact form on the site, we collect the data shown in the contact form (name, email address and message) and the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. We store this information at the email address/server associated with the contact form and will only use this information to contact you about your request to learn more about the Burlington Area Newspaper Group.


We have opted not to place analytics cookies on our visitors' browsers.

Embedded content from other websites...

Information and third-party website links on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with...

We do not share any identifying information with third parties. You may request that we erase any personal data we hold about you, but this does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.