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It was sobering news in case you didn’t hear about it last week. more

Mar 20, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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Democratic congressional candidate Dylan Ratigan has never voted in his life. more

Mar 14, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments


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When it comes to our feathered friends, diversity abounds around Lake Champlain. more

Mar 13, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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The state is nearing the end zone on their project to provide statewide universal broadband access. more

Mar 7, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

In the Vermont State House this month there’s a move on to create a ‘Homeless Bill of Rights’. more

Mar 6, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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Albany and the Adirondacks are engaged in a standoff. more

Feb 28, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

The State of Vermont has a problem: it likes to spend more than it takes in in revenues especially when it comes to the education budget. It also has a problem backing away from its reliance, more and more, on property taxes. more

Feb 27, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

A ruling by a Vermont Superior Court judge has led to the removal of 13 percent of a small Northeast Kingdom town’s electorate from the voter checklist... more

Feb 20, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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Rep. Elise Stefanik faced a tough crowd last May after voting to repeal the Affordable Care Act. more

Feb 14, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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We believe H.R. 4760, also called the Securing America’s Future Act bill now in the U.S. Congress, is a commonsense solution to the DACA problem that both parties, despite their many on-going policy differences, can get behind. more

Feb 13, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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The state is nearing the end of its four-year quest to provide universal broadband by the end of 2018. more

Feb 7, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

Just as the Vermont-connected “Fossil-Free Fast” resistance kicked off its climate-change crusade Jan. 31... more

Feb 5, 2018 3:22 PM Editorials

The Adirondack Park Agency has reached a verdict on the long-awaited decision on how to classify the Boreas Ponds Tract. more

Jan 31, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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While Vermont’s opioid crisis is far from under control, there is positive news about stamping out the epidemic of drug abuse and wasted lives, one person at a time. more

Jan 30, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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Opiates continue to have the country in a chokehold. more

Jan 24, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

At the final 2017 Meeting of the Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) held at Middlebury College, keynote speaker Don Macke of the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, presented a talk and slide show, titled... more

Jan 23, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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Locking in a third Olympic Games for Lake Placid has long been a goal of regional cheerleaders, who have chased the idea for years. more

Jan 17, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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We’re a week late but we’d like to wish everyone a belated Happy National Milk Day! more

Jan 16, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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For the past year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been on a warpath, leading a crusade against what he views as a “federal assault” on health care, the environment and social justice issues. more

Jan 10, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

MIDDLEBURY | According to Roy Beck of Washington, D.C.-based Numbers USA, “Every time President Trump tweets that any DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal has to include the elimination of chain migration and the Visa lottery ... more

Jan 9, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

While many Adirondack residents look to their elected officials to create economic development and improve the quality of life in their hometowns, it’s great to see that North Creek is buzzing with projects from the ground up. more

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