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MIDDLEBURY | Pot advocates have finally scored a significant victory with Republican Gov. Phil Scott signature approval pen hovering over H.511, the latest and final version of the state’s pot legalization attempts. more

Jan 23, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Vermont Gov. Scott delivered his 2018 State of the State address Jan. 4 highlighting the progress of the past year and strengthening his commitment to growing the economy and making Vermont more affordable... more

Jan 22, 2018 4:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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EAST SHOREHAM | This photograph of the narrow covered railroad bridge across the Lemon Fair River in East Shoreham, was probably taken in the early 1960s. more

Jan 21, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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I received a draft of our revised town plan back in October and decided to attend our commission’s next meeting, which was held on Oct. 25. more

Jan 20, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont State House approved a modified version of Paid Family Leave (H.196), allowing six weeks of paid leave at 80% compensation for bonding with a new child or taking care of a sick relative. more

Jan 19, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Jan 19, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Hospice Volunteer Services of Addison County recently received a $2,500 grant from the Middlebury-based Vermont Community Foundation “Small and Inspiring” grant program. more

Jan 18, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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FERRISBURGH | When former long-time Ferrisburgh resident J. Kirk Edwards retired a decade ago, he wanted something to keep him busy while remaining active in Vermont politics. more

Jan 18, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Porter Medical Center is one of several UVM network hospitals which will receive a new, state-of-the-art electronic health record system or EHR/Epic. more

Jan 17, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Rutland City Police Department K9’s King Cobalt and King Jagger told us it’s going to be 32 degrees above zero for a few days. more

Jan 17, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Several outspoken Addison County residents, who attended an Ethan Allen Institute (EAI) presentation about a new, proposed Vermont carbon tax, expressed their displeasure with the so-called ESSEX Plan... more

Jan 16, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | A bill legalizing recreational marijuana was passed by the Vermont Senate this week, after clearing the House earlier. more

Jan 16, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Rutland Youth Theatre will stage the classic story of “The Pied Piper of Hamelin” presented as an original operetta by the late Marjorie Otis Gifford, from the poem by Robert Browning. more

Jan 15, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Dr. Ryan Rogers, M.D., ophthalmologist has recently joined Marble Valley Eye Care at Rutland Regional Medical Center. more

Jan 14, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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Gasoline sure was cheap  back in 1962 when this photograph was taken at an unidentified location in Vermont, possibly Burlington. more

Jan 14, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle 1 Comments

MIDDLEBURY | Starting this month, local farmers will have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with a University of Vermont (UVM) Extension farm business educators for guidance on farm financial matters. more

Jan 13, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Federal rulemaking slowed dramatically in 2017, with the Trump administration issuing two-thirds fewer regulations in its first year (1,136) than both Presidents Barack Obama (3,356) and George W. Bush (3,927). more

Jan 13, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | The Town of Middlebury will be hosting a public visioning workshop and Open House to collect public input on the future of Battell Woods and Chipman Hill Town Forests. more

Jan 12, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Jan 12, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES | After a five month stint as the acting center director, Alicia Grangent has been named as Northlands’ new permanent center director. more

Jan 11, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle