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More NY malt barley farmers eligible for crop insurance

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 9:50am
Malt barley farmers in 44 upstate New York counties are now eligible for crop insurance from the federal government.

17M visitors expected this summer in NH

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 9:47am
New Hampshire tourism officials are anticipating 17 million visitors and $2.25 billion in visitor spending this summer, up 4 percent in both categories over last year.

Legislators defer action on wind turbine sound standards

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 9:45am
A Vermont legislative panel has deferred action on a proposal to create new sound standards for wind turbines.

7 Towns to daycation in Vermont

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 7:49am
With summer going by far too quickly Onlyinyourstate.com has found seven towns in Vermont for the best daycations. They are Shelburne, which was ranked #1, Manchester, Norwich, St. Johnsbury, Woodstock, Stowe and of course Burlington.

Racism concerns during hiring process at Milton schools

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:45pm
Dozens stormed out of a Milton School Board meeting Thursday night. They wanted answers from the school board and superintendent about the district's athletic director position but didn't get them.

Winooski gears up for French Heritage Day

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:22pm
Vermonters will celebrate their French Canadian roots this weekend. 

Super Seniors: Jay and Marie Keller

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:19pm
These Vermont Super Seniors share a sweet story about getting a second shot at true love.

Is a Vt. hospital failing to protect staff from violent patients?

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:13pm
State safety regulators fined the Vermont Psychiatric Care Hospital in Berlin for serious workplace violations.

Plattsburgh bus manufacturer wins big contract

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:07pm
Plattsburgh bus manufacturer Prevost has won its largest contract in the company's history. 

Hummus recalled over possible contamination

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:06pm
Three brands of hummus are being recalled for potential listeria contamination. 

Whistlepig for sale?

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:00pm
Bloomberg is reporting Vermont whiskey maker Whistlepig may be going on the market. 

Vt. teacher health care compromise creates challenges

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:50pm
The political crisis in Montpelier is solved but our Kyle Midura found out it's already creating headaches for school contract negotiations.

Caledonia Spirits to expand to Montpelier

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:42pm
Caledonia Spirits has gotten the go-ahead to expand into Montpelier. 

Study: Legal pot linked to car crashes

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:55pm
Is legal weed causing more pot-related crashes? A new study says yes. 

Hiking back in time to celebrate 100 years of the Long Trail

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:35pm
Have you ever imagined what it was like to hike Vermont 100 years ago? One man put himself in the shoes of a hiker form 1917 to see what the Long Trail was like back then. 

Plattsburgh considers raising legal age to buy tobacco

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:11pm
The Plattsburgh City Council is set to weigh a resolution that would support increasing the age to buy tobacco in Clinton County from 18 to 21. 

Milton School Board to discuss allegations of racism

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:00pm
Allegations of racism will be discussed at a special school board meeting in Milton Thursday night. The controversy revolves around the hiring of a new athletic director. 

Security upgrade for Vermont JobLink

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:00pm
Security upgrades are on the way for Vermont JobLink, which landed in hot water last year after a data breach. 

Police: Fake cop targeted Springfield teen

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:59pm
Police in Springfield are looking for a man pretending to be a cop who approached a teenage girl. 

Critics: Bill would have let NH abortion-seekers kill anyone

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:54pm
New Hampshire state lawmakers have fixed a fetal homicide bill that critics said could have unintentionally let pregnant women kill anyone with impunity.

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