The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission has given permission for a 192-mile high-voltage transmission line to cross 61 parcels, finding it would be safe and wouldn't infringe on the public's use.
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Allegations of police brutality in Burlington have the chief firing back. A South Burlington woman took to social media to launch serious accusations against two cops following her arrest Thursday.
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Mister Sister is now the Bridge Club. There was a lot of controversy surrounding the new gay bar in Winooski. The name "Mister Sister" sparked backlash and outrage when some argued that name offended transgender people.
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The airport focus, as well as their buyouts, are all directed to South Burlington, yet there are thousands of people in other towns who now fall, or who will fall, into the dangerous noise zone. The post Ellen Powell: F16 – F35 noise ‘mitigation’ falls...
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It’s hard to think of any worse solution to the non-existent problem of not enough jobs than a universal dole. The post Tom Evslin: Teach skills for better workers appeared first on VTDigger.
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If Vermont Yankee is sold, Washington, D.C.-based AREVA Nuclear Materials will be in charge of cutting up, packaging and transporting the reactor to a disposal site in Texas. The post Nuclear dismantler touts safety, experience for Vermont job appeared...
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The Green Mountain Care Board had asked providers about the move toward accountable care organizations. The post Regulators see good news in health care reform survey appeared first on VTDigger.
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The Public Service Board has offered to ditch a requirement that turbines be a certain distance from homes. The board suggested it would defer to concerns raised by lawmakers and others. The post Decision on turbine noise rules delayed as PSB bends...
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What impact would the Republican health care plan have on Vermont if it becomes law? The shift would affect tens of thousands of Vermonters and could cost the state hundreds of millions in federal cash.
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A Burlington consulting firm is telling officials and residents in town that they need to move quickly and build support in the community. The post Bennington businesses asked to help sell special tax district appeared first on VTDigger.
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Western Vermont’s major north-south corridor is seeing extensive roadwork in Ferrisburgh and Charlotte. Many residents and business owners welcome the changes, while others see issues. The post Route 7 roadwork rolls into second summer with a few bumps...
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As Vermont contemplates recreational pot, chefs in states where it's legal are creating new dishes that can get you high. How one woman is taking edibles to a whole new level.
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Sanctions for a North Springfield slaughterhouse accused of improperly treating animals. It comes just over a month after the business received attention for other violations, including federal regulations.
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It’s the first time in several years that the Vermont State Colleges System hasn’t faced a shortfall. Savings are coming from debt restructuring and the merger of Lyndon and Johnson. The post State colleges approve balanced budget with more state aid...
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This week's Young Writers Project entry is "That Song Sounds Like Blueberries" by Ben Stoll, 17, of Georgia, Vermont. The post YWP: ‘That Song Sounds Like Blueberries’ appeared first on VTDigger.
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In deciding whether or not to uphold a defendant's convictions, the Supreme Court considers whether his convictions violate the Ex Post Facto Clause of the U.S. Constitution. The post SCOV Law Blog: Changing a count to fit a statute appeared first on...
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News Release — Public Assets Institute June 22, 2017 Contact: www.vermontcf.org/conhoganaward 2017 CON HOGAN COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AWARD NOMINATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 29 Middlebury, VT – The Con Hogan Award for Creative, Entrepreneurial Community Leadership...
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News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders June 20, 2017 Contact: Dan McLean 802-862-6695 Sanders Asks Republican Leaders ‘What Are You Afraid Of?’ BURLINGTON, Vt., June 20 – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) joined Democratic senators on the Senate floor Monday...
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News Release — Sunrise Family Resource Center June 20, 2017 Contact: Amelia Silver asilver@sunrisepcc.com 442-0010 Sunrise Family Resource Center Early Care and Education Program Earns National NAEYC Accreditation Program recognized among the top in the...
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News Release — Vermont Association of Area Agencies on Aging June 20, 2017 Contact: Janet Hunt 802-578-7094 Winooski, VT: Much of the country is focused on the debate around repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. However, what hasn’t received...
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Vermont Fish and Wildlife officials say they're still hopeful about 16 farm elk that have been on the run since they escaped their enclosure can be recaptured, but if not the animals will have to be shot.
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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.
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's disappointed lawmakers have ended their session without loosening the statute of limitations for molestation to give victims more time to report abuse.
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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.
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Your access to health care could be changing. In Washington Thursday, GOP Senate leaders officially launched their final push to repeal and replace Obamacare.
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