2.16.17 Council Consolidation Question of the Week: What Happens To The Activity Fee My Unit Pays?

Question: If the two councils consolidate, what happens to the activity fees that my unit will pay? Good news! Both councils have fees that cover general liability and health/accident insurances.  In addition, the fees would continue to allow your unit to offer tent camping to all of our Scouts and leaders free of charge, with the consolidation broadening… Read more

Council Recognition Dinner Honors Volunteers and Scouts

Knox Trail Council congratulates this year’s winners of the Council Recognition Dinner Awards. Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year Brendan Sullivan, Troop 185 Wellesley   Venturing Leadership Award  Jarrett Huddleston   NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award Ray Ewer & Paul Sliney   iScouting Vale la Pena! Service Award Sherry Bowden & Hank Rauch   President’s Circle Kevin… Read more


Farewell Andrew Milne

It is with mixed emotions that I share with you the resignation of Powder Keg District Executive Andrew Milne. Andrew is pursuing his passion and has accepted a part-time position as Choir Director at Westborough High School and will be attending graduate school this fall. The silver lining for Knox Trail Council is that he will be working at the Adventure… Read more