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4 vying for Republican nod set to debate

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:21am
Four candidates seeking the Republican nomination to square off against incumbent Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin are slated to engage in debate this week.

Sanders leading Senate push against postal cuts

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:06am
Vermont's Bernie Sanders and two other U.S. Senators are leading a push for a one-year moratorium on service cuts proposed by the U.S. Postal Service.

FAHC recognized for electronic records switch

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:04am
Vermont's Fletcher Allen Health Care has been recognized as one of 78 hospitals in the country to meet certain standards by switching to electronic health records.

Town urges all parents to seek free school lunch

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:00am
The head of the St. Johnsbury school district is urging all parents to seek free or reduced lunches for their children.

Hiker rescued on Long Trail

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:58am
A successful end to a search for a missing hiker in Montgomery Sunday night.

Help Wanted

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:55am
Here's a look at who's hiring this morning.

Help Wanted

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 8:31am
Here's a look at who's hiring this morning.

New York man arrested after allegedly hitting a camper

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:48am
A New York man was arrested for allegedly hitting someone in his car at a campground then taking off..

Rutland Police look for suspects in assault and robbery

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:47am
Rutland Police are searching for two suspects behind an assault and robbery.

Hiker rescued on Long Trail

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 11:42pm
A successful end to a search for a missing hiker in Montgomery Sunday night.

Shakespeare company begins UVM partnership

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 7:18pm
The Shakespeare Company brought performing arts to the masses through a new partnership with the University of Vermont.

DOC: State's prisons in good shape

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 7:17pm
An independent study revealed five of the facilities are in excellent condition while two others are in good or fair shape.

Volunteers pick up disaster preparedness skills

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 7:06pm
It's a program that takes on the task of providing support to emergency responders by training residents throughout the state.

Event pairs solar power with electric vehicles

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 7:02pm
Despite the overcast skies, the appropriately-named SUN Carnival hosted 17 zero-emissions vehicles at St. Michael's College in Colchester.

Norwich U. welcomes incoming students

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 5:52pm
Vermont's Norwich University, the nation's oldest private military college, is welcoming 546 new members of its Corps of Cadets.

Norwich U. welcomes incoming students

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 3:48pm
Vermont's Norwich University, the nation's oldest private military college, is welcoming 546 new members of its Corps of Cadets.

Bike ferry celebrates expansion, naming

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 2:32pm
Bikers who use the Colchester Causeway can now cross to the Islands seven days a week.

NY to upgrade boat launch on Adirondack lake

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 2:31pm
New York conservation officials say they plan to make $475,000 in upgrades to the boat launch on Upper Saranac Lake in the central Adirondacks.

Injured hiker rescued from Mount Monadnock

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 2:29pm
New Hampshire emergency officials, volunteers and conservation officers successfully rescued a Massachusetts hiker injured while descending Mount Monadnock.

Federal agencies talk about emergency planning

Sun, 08/17/2014 - 2:27pm
Two federal agencies are talking about a request from the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant to reduce its emergency planning operations after it shuts down at the end of the year.

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