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

I have come to eagerly await the weekly arrival of The Sun as it has proven to provide wonderful coverage of what is going on in our North Country. more

Jan 5, 2018 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 3 Comments


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CLINTONVILLE | Moussa Mahaman and Aisha Stanyon first bonded over their shared love of music. more

Nov 28, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun 2 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | The number of refugees crossing into Canada at Roxham Road in Champlain is declining. more

Oct 26, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun 4 Comments


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RUTLAND | Don Chioffi, a retired Vermont state legislator, educator and Vietnam veteran, has been named “Citizen Activist of the Year” by Washington, D.C.-based ACT! for America. more

Oct 23, 2017 2:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

The number of illegal immigrants seeking asylum status across the Canadian border north of Plattsburgh will this month likely exceed 4,000... more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists 2 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | It started with the chime of a singing bowl and ended with an extinguished flame. more

Aug 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

MONTPELIER - Immigrants seeking asylum in Canada have been traveling in large numbers to an unmanned border crossing in Champlain, New York, where they are arrested by Canadian police for illegal entry, WCAX reported July 31. more

Aug 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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PLATTSBURGH — The city came alive over the weekend as their neighbor to the north celebrated their 150th anniversary. more

Jul 3, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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RUTLAND — A former state legislator and city alderman president, Rutland Mayor David Allaire is a fiscally-minded Republican who seeks to jump start the Rutland County shire town of 16,500. more

Jun 27, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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To say it’s been an exciting time for current affairs is an understatement. more

Jun 7, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

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VERGENNES - Officials of Bixby Memorial Library in Vergennes will host a representative of Vermont Attorney Gen. T.J. Donovan’s office to give the presentation titled, “Immigration and Vermont", on Wednesday, June 14, at 7 p.m. more

Jun 6, 2017 4:15 PM The Vermont Eagle

Like a family that is being ripped apart and can’t agree on anything as simple as which way to turn when we leave the driveway, let alone if we are even going to leave the driveway! more

May 10, 2017 6:00 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments

We are writing to publicly thank Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) for taking the time to meet with representatives of our group on Friday, March 31. more

Apr 23, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 3 Comments

We live in a world economy where goods and services are exchanged for the mutual benefit of all participating countries. more

Mar 17, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

Is doing something illegal the same thing as committing a crime? more

Mar 11, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

Are you concerned about the direction the new administration in Washington is taking the nation? more

Mar 3, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 7 Comments


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North Country lawmaker has joined the chorus of officials critical of sweeping executive order more

Jan 29, 2017 3:52 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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MONTPELIER — As the day the new administration takes office nears, nearly 200,000 women have purchased plane tickets, reserved bus seats, orchestrated carpools, and booked hotel rooms to march in Washington DC. more

Jan 17, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Defying all expectations, Donald J. Trump won the presidency last week, and will become the 45th president of the United States. more

Nov 14, 2016 8:40 PM The Sun

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