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Owner of Vermont, Massachusetts newspapers dies

Robert Wilmers Robert Wilmers |

December 18, 2017 11:53 AM

The owner of the "Berkshire Eagle" and "Bennington Banner" newspapers has died unexpectedly.

Robert Wilmers was a longtime resident of Stockbridge, Mass.

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He was CEO of M&T Bank Corp.

He was also a leader of institutions in the Berkshires, including Jacob's Pillow and The Mount.

Robert Wilmers died at his home in New York City. He was 83 years old.

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WNYT Staff

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