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MIDDLEBURY | When former President Barack Obama made universal pre-K education a national goal and a household term during his 2008 campaign for the White House, many of the state’s educrats responded with an effort to adopt a one-size-fits-all... more

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RUTLAND | The City of Rutland is one of the communities Vermont Gov. Phil Scott and the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing (VDTM) would like to see a community for new working families deciding to make Vermont their new home. more

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RUTLAND | In spite of snowy weather conditions over 150 local community members and luminaries gathered together last week or Rutland Regional Medical Center’s 2018 Annual Meeting and retirement celebration for hospital President and CEO Tom Huebner. more

The Vermont Eagle

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FAIR HAVEN | As part of Gov. Phil Scott’s overall plan to ensure Vermont’s schools remain safe... more

The Vermont Eagle

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VERGENNES | Gov. Phil Scott announced he will designate a so-called opportunity zone in Vergennes. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | Last week, Gov. Phil Scott signed Executive Order No. 02-18, which directs the Agency of Administration to ensure that all state contracts with internet providers include net neutrality protections. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont Gov.  Phil Scott delivered a memo to the Vermont Legislature last week outlining actions he’d like to work with the legislature on to maintain the safety of local schools. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Union High School senior student Julian Schmitt was honored at the State House in Montpelier recently as one of the 2018 Vermont Presidential Scholars. more

The Vermont Eagle

I’m deeply saddened at the passing of our friend, Tony Pomerleau, and I send my sincere sympathy to his wife Rita, son Ernie, and the entire family. more

Letters to the Editor

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VERGENNES | Addison County’s firefighters and emergency personnel were honored at an annual awards dinner hosted by the Addison County Firefighters Association held at the Vergennes Eagle Club Jan. 17. more

The Vermont Eagle

Remember 1984? It was a big year in Vermont and beyond. more

The Vermont Eagle

The biennial session of the Legislature that convenes this week will face more than its share of hot button issues. Here’s a quick survey of the 2018 agenda. more

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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

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

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

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Gov. Phil Scott announced the appointment of Randy Brock, of Swanton, to represent the Franklin District in the Vermont State Senate. more

The Vermont Eagle

Low energy prices have helped lead the United States to its 101st consecutive month of economic recovery, the third longest in history, Vermont State Economist Tom Kavet on Nov. 30 told a one-day gathering of the Vermont Legislature. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Gov. Phil Scott’s administration and the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation have launched an ambitious plan to get Vermonters educated and trained for 21st century jobs by the year 2025. more

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MIDDLEBURY | When it comes to recreational marijuana, some Vermonters might recommend that you “roll your own.” more

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MONTPELIER | In Colorado, commercial marijuana cultivation comprises about half of all demand for new electricity. more

The Vermont Eagle

Fellow Vermonters, I was asked by a member of the media last week at my weekly press conference how I’ve arrived at a calculation I frequently use to highlight our past and present economic and demographic challenges – the phrase I use is ‘6-3-1.’ more

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It’s been over a week since the government shutdown started and I cannot think of a single American whose life is better because of it. more

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