Catamount Country is celebrating. The University of Vermont men's basketball team became America East regular season champions as they clawed back from a halftime deficit to beat the University of Albany 62-50 Wednesday night.
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The Senate Health and Welfare Committee has endorsed a bill designed to allow doctors who go to conferences to eat meals paid for by pharmaceutical companies. The committee voted 5-0 in favor of S.45. The bill now heads to the Senate floor. S.45 updates...
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Abdullah Sall says Sarah George told him he was making too many mistakes and his accent was a problem. She cites job performance and the needs of the office. The post Council candidate accuses state’s attorney of bias in his firing appeared first on...
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Two things are being attempted: the creation of a new class of individuals receiving protection from state law regardless of their “immigration status” and the advancement of a contrarian position challenging cherished federalism principles. The post...
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A clerk had previously opened a ballot bag, which state law allows. But the rules for the recount said it would be called off if a bag had been “tampered with.” The post UPDATED: Recount called off, Frenier retains House seat appeared first on...
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Protecting water quality does not take place within the water, but starts at the highest peak of a watershed. The post Corrina Parnapy: It takes a watershed to pollute a lake appeared first on VTDigger.
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A Manchester woman who told police her husband had accidentally shot himself is now charged with second-degree murder, according to Vermont State Police. Peggy Shores, 51, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and lodged at the Rutland jail for lack of...
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A crash Wednesday afternoon in Barre left two people in one car dead after being hit by a speeding pickup truck driver who ran a red light, according to police. Barre police said they are not releasing the names of the two people who were killed pending...
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The officer quit the day before the department planned to fire him, according to Chief Brandon del Pozo, who has called for a criminal investigation. The post Burlington police officer off the force after alleged perjury appeared first on...
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“There’s a lot of bullets flying around in Iraq and Syria, and we did see that,” said one of the pilots in the first wave to arrive back home. The post Vermont Air Guardsmen return from Mideast mission appeared first on VTDigger.
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The program, administered through the state treasurer’s office, lets people with disabilities save more money without losing state and federal benefits. The post Vermonters with disabilities get new investment opportunity appeared first on...
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News Release — VEDA February 22, 2017 Contact: Jo Bradley, VEDA CEO Phone: 802-828-5627 Manufacturing Projects Among Approvals MONTPELIER, VT – The Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA) has approved $7.1 million in economic development...
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Leaders are digesting the results of a survey that asked voters what they like and don’t like about the town and local government. The post Bennington looks to improve its marks among residents appeared first on VTDigger.
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News Release — Gov. Phil Scott February 22, 2017 Contact: Rebecca Kelley 802-828-6403 Rebecca.kelley@vermont.gov Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott declared the week of February 19 as Engineering Week in Vermont. The week is designated to recognize...
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News Release — New England Dairy Promotion Board February 22, 2017 Media Contact: Laura Hardie New England Dairy Promotion Board (802)-863-5416 LHardie@NewEnglandDairy.com Topics Include Connecting with the Community, Cow Care & Staying Positive...
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Hundreds of Vermont Air National Guardsmen will return home after three months deployed overseas. The air guard pilots were the first to return flying their F-16 Fighting Falcons Wednesday.
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She moved from the big city of Chicago to the small town of Vermont several years ago and she's brought her passion for Pilates with her. Scott Fleishman introduces us to a woman helping her community stay fit without fear of injury.
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A Vermont man with recurring prostate cancer participated in a study that changed the way patients across the country are treated. The research from a Rutland doctor was just published.
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While South Burlington schools move forward with plans to drop the "Rebels" for a new mascot, we're taking a closer look at how other Vermont schools have come through the transition.
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A prosecutor says DNA testing of bandanas worn as disguises in the killing of a confidential informant last year in Littleton, New Hampshire, has come back positive for three defendants.
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It's official: Vail Resorts will buy the Stowe Mountain Resort for $50 million. Most people we spoke to say they're excited about the deal and the prospect of cheaper ski tickets.
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New Hampshire's deer biologist says people may be noticing that deer have changed their activity and larger groups of them can be seen as snow depths have increased around the state.
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A Vermont Department of Corrections spokesperson says, a small group of inmates took control of a unit at the Northeast Regional Correctional Facility in St, Johnsbury for two hours Friday night.
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