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Steelhead rainbow trout runs underway

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:55pm
One of Vermont's best wildlife watching opportunities is happening right now. 

Vermont Senator looks to revive legal marijuana prospects

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:29pm
A Vermont Senator is making a new push to legalize marijuana, but she doesn't expect the proposal will become law before lawmakers go home in early May.

Judge: No new sex assault trial for prep school graduate

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:47pm
A New Hampshire judge has rejected claims that a prep school graduate received ineffective counsel during his sexual assault trial.

Vermont House committee approves gender-free restroom bill

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:28pm
Vermont's public, single-occupancy restrooms would lose their gender signs if a bill that was passed by a House committee becomes law.

NH GOP's 'Freedom Caucus' to create political action committee

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:05pm
A group of House Republicans plans to start a political action committee to push back against New Hampshire House Speaker Shawn Jasper in the next election, the latest chapter in a growing GOP feud.

Underground tunnel in Brandon nearly complete

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:03pm
Construction is almost complete for a 230-foot-long tunnel that will carry the Neshobe River under a Vermont community for future floods.

Vermont's College of St. Joseph names 6th president

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:02pm
The interim president of the College of St. Joseph in Vermont now has the job full-time.

Vt. House committee delays vote on ethics bill

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 1:43pm
Vermont lawmakers have again pushed back a vote on a measure to create a statewide ethics commission.

Officials to mark upcoming merger of 2 Vermont colleges

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 1:06pm
Officials are going to be celebrating the upcoming merger of Johnson State College and Lyndon State College into the unified Northern Vermont University.

South Burlington High School locked down

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:45pm
South Burlington High School is in lockdown after another threat there. 

Goat yoga a hit at NH farm

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:35pm
One of the nation's hottest new fitness trends is... goat yoga? 

Hikers asked to avoid muddy trails

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:33pm
Vermont recreation groups remind hikers the wet weather and melting snowpack mean muddy trails. 

Gov. Scott reacts to sale of Thunder Road

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:31pm
Vermont's most famous quarter-mile has new owners. The iconic Thunder Road International SpeedBowl in Barre has been sold. 

NH lawmakers look to regulate, tax daily fantasy sports

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:37am
Fantasy sports companies estimate more than 200,000 people in New Hampshire are participating in their games. Now, lawmakers want to get in on the cash.

Dartmouth settles with family over contamination from dump

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:01am
Dartmouth College says it's reached a settlement with a family who said they suffered health problems from drinking well water contaminated by runoff from a site where the Ivy League school once dumped animals used in science experiments. 

Trump promises to find solution for NY dairy farmers

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:42am
The president is promising a solution to a trade dispute with Canada that affects farmers in our region. 

Sununu to replace chair of NH education board

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:35am
Republican Gov. Chris Sununu is replacing the longtime chairman of the state Board of Education, a further move to shake up the state's education leadership.

Report gives New Hampshire air quality passing grade

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:33am
For the first time in nearly two decades, New Hampshire is earning passing grades from the American Lung Association for three common types of air pollution.

New York awards funds to family behavioral health services

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:30am
New York is investing in more mental and behavioral health services for children across the state.

Upstate NY park expands its Revolutionary War history

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:28am
An upstate New York park is expanding with a new parcel of land - the site of a turning point in the American Revolution.

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