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It’s been a tough year for the press. more

Dec 13, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Vermont utilities have to import “offset” nuclear power via New Hampshire’s Seabrook Nuclear Power Station, a zero-carbon, high energy workhorse. more

Dec 12, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Counties across the state are rolling out their 2018 budgets. more

Dec 6, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

History was made in the telecommunications field last week when a municipal utility went from public to private. more

Dec 5, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Task forces across the state have been mobilizing for the past year to garner support to ban the sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 21. more

Nov 29, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Some Vermont Republicans appear to be experiencing buyer’s remorse, at least when it comes to Gov. Phil Scott at the top of the party. more

Nov 29, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

The year has started off well for Section VII sports. more

Nov 22, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

A Vermont “state of the state” legislative forum was held at Burr & Burton Academy in Manchester last week; it provided grist for some of the best, common-sense angles of attack to our state’s many problems I’ve heard in years. more

Nov 21, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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State voters squashed the prospects of holding a constitutional convention last week. more

Nov 15, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

Mars may need women, at least according to the 1967 sci-fi B movie, “Mars Needs Women”, but Vermont needs more young people and middle-class families — that is, more people paying taxes and fees. more

Nov 14, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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By now, Election Day is in the rear view. more

Nov 8, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Vermont Press Association

The Vermont family of Sandy Casey has announced the creation of a scholarship fund in her memory. more

Nov 7, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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It’s that time of year when we dust off our bully pulpit and tell everyone to go vote. more

Nov 1, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Last  month, the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC) expressed strong opposition to provisions included in the recently released Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code that would increase taxes for farmers across the country. more

Oct 31, 2017 7:00 AM , Editorials

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A new economic profile of the North Country contains few surprises. more

Oct 25, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials