Stowe Today That's the phrase often used to describe the soon-to-be Northern Vermont University (NVU) — a unification of Johnson State and Lyndon State Colleges celebrated at the Vermont Statehouse last week. “State colleges are critical to the future...
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Stowe Today Vermont Fish & Wildlife reminds us that more moose are hit by cars in the spring than any other season. There were 63 moose-car collisions in 2016 and, since 1985, 19 people have died in such accidents. And remember that a cornered or...
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The Landmark HOLDEN/WINDSOR, VT – Ruth V. (Pitman) Johnson , 92, a long time Holden resident, died peacefully on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital, Windsor, VT . Ruth was born in Worcester, the daughter of Myrtle J. (Jeffrey) and...
4/25/2017
Mitzi Johnson , D-Vt . House Speaker. Johnson says the governor wasted any opportunity have his idea vetted by waiting too long to float it. She says governors always speak broadly when laying out a plan to the public, but there's been a lack of follow...
4/25/2017
Children all over the country are being abused, including in Vermont . During the month of April, the problem of child abuse is highlighted. Linda Johnson , Prevent Child Abuse Vermont Executive Director, says it's up to adults to stop abuse. She says...
4/24/2017
Prevent Child Abuse Vermont has expanded its Shaken Baby Syndrome program to include safe-sleeping. Linda Johnson , executive director, says more education is needed, because while the number of shaken baby deaths has gone down, the number...
4/23/2017
Vermont Business Magazine On his first day in office, Governor Phil Scott signed an executive order to merge the state commissions that regulate Liquor and Lottery into a single entity. The House on Tuesday, however, introduced a bill (H525) that would...
4/12/2017