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Vermont H.S. girls soccer players to watch for 2019 - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont H.S. girls soccer players to watch for 2019  BurlingtonFreePress.com

With the 2019-20 high school sports year less than a week away from its opening games, we begin our multilayered preview coverage with a newish wrinkle: ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:25 pm


New dental center opens to serve Medicaid patients - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

New dental center opens to serve Medicaid patients  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — A dental center has opened in southern Vermont to serve patients on Medicaid who officials say have had trouble finding a dentist.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:39 pm


Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus | Vermont Wire - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus | Vermont Wire  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

ESSEX, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Health says a pool of mosquitoes collected in Essex has tested positive for West Nile virus.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:28 pm


The 5 best beers I tried on my trip to Vermont - Boston.com

The 5 best beers I tried on my trip to Vermont  Boston.com

Vermont may be one of the most beautiful places in the world to drink beer. That's subjective, of course, and I'm biased. Some of my formative beer memories ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Vermont Symphony Orchestra Presents “Symphony Sampler” Benefit In Newport Sept. 5 - Caledonian Record

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Presents “Symphony Sampler” Benefit In Newport Sept. 5  Caledonian Record

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra's annual season kick-off party takes place on Thursday, September 5, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Eastside Restaurant in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Reed: Racism in Rutland and throughout Vermont | Perspective - Rutland Herald

Reed: Racism in Rutland and throughout Vermont | Perspective  Rutland Herald

I attended the Aug. 5 Rutland City Board of Aldermen meeting. I appreciated the newspaper coverage of the “Across the Fence” portion of that meeting which ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Singing the music of the world: Village Harmony celebrates 30 years - Rutland Herald

Singing the music of the world: Village Harmony celebrates 30 years  Rutland Herald

Montpelier to Macedonia, Boston to Bulgaria, South Hero to South Africa, for 30 years Village Harmony choral groups have been studying and performing ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Time for Vermont early educators to get more recognition, compensation - Rutland Herald

Time for Vermont early educators to get more recognition, compensation  Rutland Herald

Early educators are responsible for preparing young children for lifelong health, wellness and learning. I have a hard time imagining a more important job.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Shakespeare in Vermont: A younger vision of the Bard for today - Rutland Herald

Shakespeare in Vermont: A younger vision of the Bard for today  Rutland Herald

Pawlet native Katherine Maness has returned after a decade in the New York City professional world, and she's brought with her a new take on the greatest ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Central Vermont Arts Preview | Vermont Arts - Rutland Herald

Central Vermont Arts Preview | Vermont Arts  Rutland Herald

Previewing upcoming arts and entertainment events throughout the region.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


LCB Names Regional Sales Director of Vermont Communities - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

LCB Names Regional Sales Director of Vermont Communities  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

NORWOOD, Mass. — LCB Senior Living LLC announced the appointment of Christina Carmody as regional sales director of the three LCB communities in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


A Long Road: Vermont's 100 on 100 relay race requires hard work - Rutland Herald

A Long Road: Vermont's 100 on 100 relay race requires hard work  Rutland Herald

If you traveled along Vermont Route 100 last weekend, you may have seen some of the 800 runners traveling the same path. On Saturday, Aug. 17, the Vermont ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


New World Festival: Vermont celebrates its Quebec and Celtic roots - Rutland Herald

New World Festival: Vermont celebrates its Quebec and Celtic roots  Rutland Herald

If the success of a music festival is judged by its longevity, then the New World Festival, Sunday Sept. 1 this year, is a huge success.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Roper: Why young people leave Vermont | Perspective - Rutland Herald

Roper: Why young people leave Vermont | Perspective  Rutland Herald

This past spring, the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce surveyed 500 young professionals, primarily Burlington area residents between the ages of 22 ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Vermont Visual Arts | Vermont Arts - Rutland Herald

Vermont Visual Arts | Vermont Arts  Rutland Herald

Comprehensive listings of public art exhibits, galleries and museums throughout the region.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Energize Vermont announces grant program - vtdigger.org

Energize Vermont announces grant program  vtdigger.org

News Release — Energize Vermont Aug. 12, 2019. Contact: Mark Whitworth (802) 424-0540. Email: [email protected] ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:57 am


Central Vermont Chapter of the Vermont State Employees Association declares climate emergency - vtdigger.org

Central Vermont Chapter of the Vermont State Employees Association declares climate emergency  vtdigger.org

News Release — Central Vermont Chapter of the Vermont State Employees Association Aug. 11, 2019. Contact: Bob Atchinson 802.505.3996 ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:09 am


Cannon, Northcut lead Spinners past Vermont - Lowell Sun

Cannon, Northcut lead Spinners past Vermont  Lowell Sun

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Cameron Cannon hit a run-scoring double in the third inning, leading the Lowell Spinners to a 7-3 win over the Vermont Lake Monsters on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:40 am


A friendly ride on the Cross Vermont Trail - Valley News

A friendly ride on the Cross Vermont Trail  Valley News

In less than a mile, the Cross Vermont Trail displayed its lovable quirkiness.First, cross over the Winooski River on a paved steel arch bridge. Then follow a ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:58 am


A Vermont literary mystery: The search for Harper Lee's connection to West Brattleboro - Brattleboro Reformer

A Vermont literary mystery: The search for Harper Lee's connection to West Brattleboro  Brattleboro Reformer

BRATTLEBORO — Evidence of a little-known connection between West Brattleboro and Nelle Harper Lee, the author of 'To Kill A Mockingbird,' intrigued Casey ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:09 am


Stuck in Vermont: Sugarbush Polo Club - WCAX

Stuck in Vermont: Sugarbush Polo Club  WCAX

A polo club in Vermont takes horseback riding to a whole new level. Seven Days' Eva Sollberger showed our Galen Ettlin how in this 'Stuck in Vermont.'o.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:49 pm


Vermont men's soccer team prepares for 2019 season - Local 22/44 News

Vermont men's soccer team prepares for 2019 season  Local 22/44 News

The UVM men's soccer team is ready for a clean slate in 2019. The Catamounts are back on campus for the upcoming fall season. The Catamounts finished the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:45 pm


Weather blog: Wednesday afternoon tornado touches down in Vermont - Local 22/44 News

Weather blog: Wednesday afternoon tornado touches down in Vermont  Local 22/44 News

WINDHAM, Vt. A storm survey team with the National Weather *Service* forecast office out of Albany, N.Y. has confirmed a high-end EF 1 tornado touched down ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:10 pm


How the VPA refined its policy on out-of-season coaching restrictions - BurlingtonFreePress.com

How the VPA refined its policy on out-of-season coaching restrictions  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The Vermont Principals' Association has applied a little more ink to its out-of-season coaching policy in an effort to make it more black-and-white than before.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:17 pm


Vermont Tests 'Blue Alert' System for Police Emergencies - NECN

Vermont Tests 'Blue Alert' System for Police Emergencies  NECN

The state of Vermont launched a first-ever test of its new Blue Alert system, which is designed to be used only in specific public safety emergencies. Vermont's ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:03 pm


High Court rules against UVM police in affidavit case - vtdigger.org

High Court rules against UVM police in affidavit case  vtdigger.org

BURLINGTON — The Vermont Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a recent Vermont Law School graduate seeking an affidavit from University of Vermont police ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


Flagger hit in New Haven, driver charged with DUI drugs - Vermont Biz

Flagger hit in New Haven, driver charged with DUI drugs  Vermont Biz

Vermont State Police On 08/23/2019 at approximately 0813 Troopers from the Vermont State Police were detailed to the area of Ethan Allen Highway (USHY ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:45 pm


Son: Mom was 'a problem' as their boat sank in 2016 - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Son: Mom was 'a problem' as their boat sank in 2016  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Vermont man whose mother was never seen again after their boat sank during a fishing trip in 2016 testified that his mother was ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:31 pm


Hugh Bradshaw named Assistant Director of Workforce Development - Vermont Biz

Hugh Bradshaw named Assistant Director of Workforce Development  Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Labor announced today the hiring of a new Assistant Director in their Workforce Development Division.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:42 pm


North Country Towns Consider Merger With Vermont School District - New Hampshire Public Radio

North Country Towns Consider Merger With Vermont School District  New Hampshire Public Radio

Shrinking student populations in northern Vermont and New Hampshire are prompting school officials from both states to consider an interstate district merger.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


Vermont delegation pushes for federal gun control after mass shootings - vtdigger.org

Vermont delegation pushes for federal gun control after mass shootings  vtdigger.org

Rep. Peter Welch speaks at a town hall meeting on July 22 at the Statehouse. Photo by Kit Norton/VTDigger. In the wake of two deadly mass shootings, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:30 pm


Skateboard shop owners accused of selling pot from store - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Skateboard shop owners accused of selling pot from store  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The owners of a Burlington, Vermont, skateboard shop are facing federal charges of conspiracy to sell marijuana from their business.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:21 pm


Vermont Garden Journal: Getting Deep Into No-Dig Gardening - Vermont Public Radio

Vermont Garden Journal: Getting Deep Into No-Dig Gardening  Vermont Public Radio

I'm starting to work on a new book that won't be out until 2020. It's on No-Dig Gardening, a topic that I've been playing around with in my vegetable and.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:47 pm


Vermont high school football: Players to watch in 2019 - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont high school football: Players to watch in 2019  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The list of Vermont high school football players to watch this season (as collected through conversations and emails with the state's coaches).

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:41 pm


Weekly unemployment claims edge up, still low - Vermont Biz

Weekly unemployment claims edge up, still low  Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine Weekly unemployment numbers are holding at a low level. Summer usually brings low claim levels. Initial claims for the week of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:06 pm


Paint Is Not Protection: 58-year-old Woman Killed in Horrific Hit-and-Run at Vermont and 98th - Streetsblog Los Angeles

Paint Is Not Protection: 58-year-old Woman Killed in Horrific Hit-and-Run at Vermont and 98th  Streetsblog Los Angeles

The violence of the security footage posted by Univisión takes your breath away [warning: it is very disturbing]. The 58-year-old woman is almost to the median at ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:52 pm


Here is the list of 40 Vermont priests credibly accused of child sex abuse - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Here is the list of 40 Vermont priests credibly accused of child sex abuse  BurlingtonFreePress.com

A lay committee of three women and four men compiled the list after reading through the personnel files of more than 50 priests.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:44 pm


One driver dies in I-89 crashes that caused hours of standstill traffic during morning rush - vtdigger.org

One driver dies in I-89 crashes that caused hours of standstill traffic during morning rush  vtdigger.org

A head-on collision on Interstate 89 early Friday in Richmond resulted in the death of a motorist and serious injuries for two others, Vermont State Police ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:56 pm


Vermont Public Power Supply Authority celebrates National Hydropower Day - Vermont Biz

Vermont Public Power Supply Authority celebrates National Hydropower Day  Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine Hydropower has provided the nation with clean, renewable energy for over 200 years. In recognition of the first form of renewable ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:57 pm


5 ways Vermonters have gotten in trouble for marijuana since legalization - BurlingtonFreePress.com

5 ways Vermonters have gotten in trouble for marijuana since legalization  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Federal prosecutors recently charged another Vermont business with illegally selling marijuana.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:19 pm


Vermont State Police: Alcohol, speed, inattention believed to be factors in fatal crash - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont State Police: Alcohol, speed, inattention believed to be factors in fatal crash  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Alcohol, speed and inattention are believed to be factors in a crash that killed one person and seriously injured two others Friday morning in Richmond, Vermont ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:17 pm


Police say $37k in sound gear stolen from music center - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Police say $37k in sound gear stolen from music center  Barre Montpelier Times Argus

COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont police department is investigating the theft of about $37000 worth of equipment was stolen from a music center during the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:20 am


Vermont high school football: 2019 preseason power rankings - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont high school football: 2019 preseason power rankings  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Middlebury snags the No. 1 spot in the preseason Vermont Varsity Insider power rankings for high school football.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:11 am


High school coaches face out-of-season restrictions in Vermont - Valley News

High school coaches face out-of-season restrictions in Vermont  Valley News

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Principals Association held its annual media day Wednesday where new initiatives, issues and alignments were highlighted ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:12 am


Vermont releases list of 40 priests accused of abuse; 10 had ties to Upper Valley - Valley News

Vermont releases list of 40 priests accused of abuse; 10 had ties to Upper Valley  Valley News

SOUTH BURLINGTON — A report released Thursday by Vermont's Roman Catholic Church found there were “credible and substantiated” allegations of the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:03 am


Bennington Subway robbery suspect incarcerated in Vermont - Bennington Banner

Bennington Subway robbery suspect incarcerated in Vermont  Bennington Banner

BENNINGTON — A man suspected of robbing the Subway restaurant on North Street in June has been brought back to Vermont and is facing two felony ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:48 pm


Vermont to review use of lethal force in wake of Calif. law - WCAX

Vermont to review use of lethal force in wake of Calif. law  WCAX

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Vermont Gov. Phil Scott says the state will review public safety and use of lethal force because of a new California law. The law ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:08 pm


Vermont celebrates new investments in child care; is it enough? - WCAX

Vermont celebrates new investments in child care; is it enough?  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The state is celebrating $7 million of help for Vermonters who pay for child care. So how do those dollars translate into real help for ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:07 pm


Vermont man seriously hurt in logging truck crash in Maine - WGME

Vermont man seriously hurt in logging truck crash in Maine  WGME

LINCOLN PLANTATION -- A Vermont tucker was seriously injured on Wednesday morning when a logging truck he was driving rolled over in Oxford County.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:02 pm


Secluded Vermont camp completely destroyed by a fire - WCAX

Secluded Vermont camp completely destroyed by a fire  WCAX

Police have launched an investigation after a camp in a secluded area of Washington, Vermont, was completely destroyed by fire.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:26 pm


Vermont Studio Center Welcomes Seasoned Communicator Joe Healy as Marketing and Communications Manager - Caledonian Record

Vermont Studio Center Welcomes Seasoned Communicator Joe Healy as Marketing and Communications Manager  Caledonian Record

Vermont Studio Center has hired Joe Healy as the organization's Marketing and Communications Manager. The former editor-in-chief of Vermont Magazine, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:00 am


In Vermont, A Case Of One Man Whose Gun Was Seized Under Red Flag Law - NPR

In Vermont, A Case Of One Man Whose Gun Was Seized Under Red Flag Law  NPR

While the political focus may be on mass shootings, states are far more often using red flag laws to prevent cases of individual gun violence, including suicide.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Vermont Drugged Driver Hits, Kills Traffic Flagger, Police Say - NECN

Vermont Drugged Driver Hits, Kills Traffic Flagger, Police Say  NECN

A construction zone flagger who was struck by an impaired driver Friday morning has died, Vermont State Police say. James Alger, an employee of the LPD ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont trucker injured when loaded rig rolls over in northern Oxford County - Lewiston Sun Journal

Vermont trucker injured when loaded rig rolls over in northern Oxford County  Lewiston Sun Journal

LINCOLN PLANTATION — A Vermont truck driver was seriously injured Wednesday morning when his tractor-trailer rolled over, spilling its load of logs onto ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:19 am


Test your knowledge of Vermont trivia - Brattleboro Reformer

Test your knowledge of Vermont trivia  Brattleboro Reformer

NEWFANE — All are welcome to an evening of food, fun, and fun facts at the Historical Society of Windham County's Vermont Trivia Night on Friday, Aug.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:18 pm


How Red Flag Laws Are Used In Vermont - NPR

How Red Flag Laws Are Used In Vermont  NPR

Recent mass shootings have accelerated calls for more "red flag" or "extreme risk" laws. But they're far more likely to be used in cases of threatened suicide.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:28 pm


5, Including 2 Children, Displaced by Vermont House Fire - U.S. News & World Report

5, Including 2 Children, Displaced by Vermont House Fire  U.S. News & World Report

BRADFORD, Vt. (AP) — Firefighters say five people, including two children, have been displaced by a house fire in the Vermont town of Bradford.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:25 pm


Police seek new leads in Vermont cold case - WCAX

Police seek new leads in Vermont cold case  WCAX

Today marks 26 years since the mysterious disappearance of Audrey Groat.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:25 pm


Vermont General Fund and transportation revenues beat forest - Raleigh News & Observer

Vermont General Fund and transportation revenues beat forest  Raleigh News & Observer

The Vermont Administration Agency says the state's general and transportation funds were ahead of revenue forecasts for July while the education fund was ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:45 pm


Efficiency Vermont’s Mission Could Expand — to Fossil Fuels - Seven Days

Efficiency Vermont’s Mission Could Expand — to Fossil Fuels  Seven Days

When contractors for Efficiency Vermont suggest ways in which homeowners can reduce their energy use, they are focused on lowering electric bills.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:01 pm


How Far Along? How Vermont Delivers Help for Pregnant Women With Opioid-Use Disorder - Seven Days

How Far Along? How Vermont Delivers Help for Pregnant Women With Opioid-Use Disorder  Seven Days

Until she died last year, my youngest sister, Madelyn Linsenmeir, was sick for most of her adult life with a chronic, relapsing disease: opioid-use disorder.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:01 pm


Vermont immigration advocates biking their way to NH detention facility - WCAX

Vermont immigration advocates biking their way to NH detention facility  WCAX

Immigration advocates all across New England will begin to make their way to a New Hampshire detention facility starting Wednesday. Vermonters will bike ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:29 pm


Vermont State Police recover body of fisherman from Lake Champlain - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont State Police recover body of fisherman from Lake Champlain  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The man, a 68-year-old Essex resident, was reported missing after his unmanned boat was found.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:06 pm


What can Vermont learn from a Kansas town that lost its school? - BurlingtonFreePress.com

What can Vermont learn from a Kansas town that lost its school?  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont towns face tricky questions when school consolidations leave empty buildings behind. Here's how a small city in Kansas handled it creatively.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:46 am


Vermont Arts Council Announces Creation Grants to Outstanding Artists - Caledonian Record

Vermont Arts Council Announces Creation Grants to Outstanding Artists  Caledonian Record

The Vermont Arts Council awarded Creation Grants to fifteen artists across the state, enabling recipients to spend more time in the studio, purchase materials, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:00 am


California changed its law on police shootings. Should Vermont do the same? - vtdigger.org

California changed its law on police shootings. Should Vermont do the same?  vtdigger.org

Vermont Attorney General TJ Donovan in April, 2018, cleared state police troopers in the shooting of Nathan Giffin, one of three fatal shootings by Vermont State ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:31 am


Worker accused of embezzling from Vermont DMV - WCAX

Worker accused of embezzling from Vermont DMV  WCAX

Police say an employee at the Vermont DMV in South Burlington stole cash from the office.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:06 pm


Are mental health patients stuck in Vermont hospitals? - WCAX

Are mental health patients stuck in Vermont hospitals?  WCAX

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) There is a new effort to make sure patients being treated for mental health issues in Vermont aren't being kept too long at a hospital.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:50 pm


Lady Beetles, Ladybugs: A Look At Vermont's Native And Nonnative Species - Vermont Public Radio

Lady Beetles, Ladybugs: A Look At Vermont's Native And Nonnative Species  Vermont Public Radio

A post on Instagram prompted a conversation with Kent McFarland, of the Vermont Center for Ecostudies, about both native and nonnative ladybugs in Vermont.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:52 pm


Vermont covered bridge open after repairs to truck damage - WCAX

Vermont covered bridge open after repairs to truck damage  WCAX

A Vermont covered bridge that suffered extensive damage when a too-large truck drove across it has been reopened to traffic.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:31 pm


Bernie Sanders’s Support for F-35 Jets in Vermont Angers Some Backers - The Wall Street Journal

Bernie Sanders’s Support for F-35 Jets in Vermont Angers Some Backers  The Wall Street Journal

Bernie Sanders's support for a plan to base military jets in his home state has put him at odds with some progressives who otherwise back his platforms.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:17 pm


New York, Connecticut, and Vermont sue over Trump immigration rule - The Boston Globe

New York, Connecticut, and Vermont sue over Trump immigration rule  The Boston Globe

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont sued the federal government Tuesday over new Trump administration rules ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:01 am


5 beers to enjoy in Vermont - The Boston Globe

5 beers to enjoy in Vermont  The Boston Globe

I recently found myself back in Vermont for a guys' weekend, trekking to some of my old haunts and visiting some new ones.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:00 am


Vermont forgoes federal funding it directs to Planned Parenthood - vtdigger.org

Vermont forgoes federal funding it directs to Planned Parenthood  vtdigger.org

Lucy Leriche and Meaghan Gallagher of Planned Parenthood. Photo by Elizabeth Hewitt/VTDigger. On Monday, Planned Parenthood bowed out of receiving ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:04 am


Prison staffing not a problem in Vermont - WCAX

Prison staffing not a problem in Vermont  WCAX

National attention on staffing shortages at prisons across the country had us wondering about Vermont. Corrections officials say while there is not a significant ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:27 pm


Vermont, NH officials ponder school district - Concord Monitor

Vermont, NH officials ponder school district  Concord Monitor

Education officials are considering the creation of a third interstate school district between Vermont and New Hampshire to help with declining enrollment.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:36 pm


How Vermont's Preparing To Weather The Next Big Flood - Vermont Public Radio

How Vermont's Preparing To Weather The Next Big Flood  Vermont Public Radio

Eight years ago, Vermont was waylaid by Tropical Storm Irene, causing intense flooding around the state. For those who suffered loss of home and property,

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


Grammar PSA: Hang on to your apostrophes; Vermont landmarks don't want 'em - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Grammar PSA: Hang on to your apostrophes; Vermont landmarks don't want 'em  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Keep your apostrophes. Bank them for when you go to places like Martha's Vineyard. They don't have currency with Vermont landmarks.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:18 pm


Paul Dame: A Vermont we can afford - vtdigger.org

Paul Dame: A Vermont we can afford  vtdigger.org

Editor's note: This commentary is by Paul Dame, of Essex, who is the chair of the Essex Republicans and a former state legislator. In the past week we have all ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 10:05 pm


Vermont Dems allege former staffer embezzled $18500 from party - vtdigger.org

Vermont Dems allege former staffer embezzled $18500 from party  vtdigger.org

The Vermont Democratic Party has filed a police report alleging that a former staff member embezzled more than $18,500 from the party over the course of six ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:46 pm


Darci Lynne visits Vermont - WCAX

Darci Lynne visits Vermont  WCAX

Scott Fleishman spoke with Darci Lynne, winner of America's Got Talent.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:34 pm


Oops: Biden confuses Iowa and Vermont - Washington Examiner

Oops: Biden confuses Iowa and Vermont  Washington Examiner

Former Vice President Joe Biden corrected himself again during remarks he made at a fundraiser in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Friday night when referencing a ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:48 am


Vermont groups to get $7.9M in Northern Border grants - WCAX

Vermont groups to get $7.9M in Northern Border grants  WCAX

Officials say 18 Vermont organizations will be receiving $7.9 million in federal grants through the Northern Border Regional Commission, which spurs job ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bennington Battle Day celebrates the battle that didn't happen in Vermont - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Bennington Battle Day celebrates the battle that didn't happen in Vermont  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Find out the history behind Vermont's annual state holiday, the Bennington Battle day.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont Drug Task Force arrests 59 | Local News - Rutland Herald

Vermont Drug Task Force arrests 59 | Local News  Rutland Herald

The Vermont Drug Task Force says it has arrested 59 people in a weeks-long drug sweep, three of them are from central Vermont. Seventeen of them were in ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont pushes feds to allow wholesale drugs from Canada - WCAX

Vermont pushes feds to allow wholesale drugs from Canada  WCAX

We could finally see action from lawmakers to bring down the costs of your prescription drugs. Our Cat Viglienzoni got an update from the state of Vermont on ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A pick-your-own preoccupation: Where to find sunflowers in Vermont this summer - BurlingtonFreePress.com

A pick-your-own preoccupation: Where to find sunflowers in Vermont this summer  BurlingtonFreePress.com

You can find more than dairy and apples on Vermont farms. Sunflower season is coming to the Green Mountain State. Here's where to find them.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 12:32 pm


Burlington City Council unanimously opposes nuclear mission for Vermont Guard's F-35s - vtdigger.org

Burlington City Council unanimously opposes nuclear mission for Vermont Guard's F-35s  vtdigger.org

Residents listen as the Burlington City Council hears testimony on a resolution opposing the local basing of the nuclear-capable F-35 fighter jet during a public ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Report: Vermont millionaires see 70% boost - vtdigger.org

Report: Vermont millionaires see 70% boost  vtdigger.org

Legislative economist Tom Kavet, center, testifies on a proposed minimum wage hike before the House General, Housing and Military Affairs Committee on April ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What we know about the fire at Hotel Vermont in Burlington - BurlingtonFreePress.com

What we know about the fire at Hotel Vermont in Burlington  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The Burlington Fire Department responded to fire at Hotel Vermont late Tuesday night. Here's what we know so far.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont high school football: Schedule for 2019 season - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont high school football: Schedule for 2019 season  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The full week-by-week schedule for the 2019 Vermont high school football season.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont’s agritourism industry is bustling with baking, cheese-making classes and more - Fox News

Vermont’s agritourism industry is bustling with baking, cheese-making classes and more  Fox News

Summer is a time for road trips and discovering hidden gems off the beaten path across America. With that in mind, I joined the scores of road warriors in search ...

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont's Pin-Up Calendar Girl - WCAX

Vermont's Pin-Up Calendar Girl  WCAX

One woman has created a monthly pin-up style calendar to raise awareness for Lyme Disease.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Countdown begins for arrival of Vermont's F-35s - WCAX

Countdown begins for arrival of Vermont's F-35s  WCAX

The countdown is on for the arrival next month of the Vermont Air National Guard's new F-35 fighter jet.

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


In these days of full employment, Vermont tackles a labor shortage by paying workers to relocate there - CNBC

In these days of full employment, Vermont tackles a labor shortage by paying workers to relocate there  CNBC

Vermont has a labor problem — its workforce is one of the oldest in the nation, and it's dwindling. To combat the decline, the state has launched an innovative ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Vote: Who was the best Vermont high school quarterback in the 2010s? - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vote: Who was the best Vermont high school quarterback in the 2010s?  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The Burlington Free Press sports department has narrowed the list to 10 signal-callers from this decade. Readers: Vote who you think was the best.

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


What to do when you and deer end up on a Vermont highway together - BurlingtonFreePress.com

What to do when you and deer end up on a Vermont highway together  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont drivers might be excited to hit the roads in the warmer months. But you'll want to be careful if a friendly doe strolls onto the road.

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Fewer turkeys harvested during Vermont spring hunt - WCAX

Fewer turkeys harvested during Vermont spring hunt  WCAX

Vermont Fish and Wildlife says hunters harvested 5349 turkeys during the spring hunt.

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Vermont's former education secretary says governor's pushing statewide vouchers. He's not. - PolitiFact

Vermont's former education secretary says governor's pushing statewide vouchers. He's not.  PolitiFact

When Rebecca Holcombe stepped down as education secretary in March 2018, she went quietly despite apparent rifts with Gov. Phil Scott. When she ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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