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MONTPELIER | In response to reports of Vermont marijuana dealers’ deceptive attempts to evade Act 86’s prohibition of the sale of marijuana... more

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MONTPELIER | At the end of the 2018 Vermont legislative session, a number of bills important to the state’s agricultural community became law. more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont and ten other states have enacted legislation classifying independent, in-house personal care providers as state workers eligible to form labor unions. more

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MONTPELIER | Remember back in January, when the Legislature was considering the bill that would become Act 86, Vermonters were assured that legal “recreational pot” would just be grown and smoked in people’s homes? Boy, were we ever naïve. more

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MONTPELIER | The upcoming Aug. 14 primary is only for candidates of Vermont’s three major parties: Democratic, Republican and Progressive. more

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MONTPELIER | A Rutland-based State House representative wants the state to study the connection between video games and school shootings. more

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Public domain photo by Jarek Tuszyński

Over 2,500 students from Vermont schools demonstrated in Montpelier against school violence last weekend. more

Editorials

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Vermont Historical Society photo

MONTPELIER | A view of Main Street in Montpelier, Vermont’s capital, during the 1870s. more

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MONTPELIER | Vermont’s landmark energy policies are not solving the problems they were designed to solve, according to a March 12 report from Vermonters for a Clean Environment. more

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MONTPELIER | Bills about drones near prison, fireworks, marijuana odor, studying carbon taxation, the statewide voter checklist, campaign finance,  child fatality, human trafficking, vagrancy, animal cruelty and more... more

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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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MONTPELIER | During February, the committees of the Vermont Legislature decide which bills should – and should not – receive approval and move on for further consideration by the General Assembly. more

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MONTPELIER | In a recent online report entitled “Making the Grade?” (Vermont Digger), it  presents the results of the tests used by Vermont and 14 other states to determine public school student proficiency in English and math... more

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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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Photo by Alan Ward

MONPELIER | Here in Vermont, stock car drivers can earn some top dollars on the ACT circuit this coming racing season. more

Sports

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MONPELIER | Last week, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity was dissolved by an executive order. more

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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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File photo courtesy of TNR/Vermont Watchdog

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

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Photo courtesy Office of the Governor

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

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Photo from the personal collection of H. Brooke Paige of an original AP Wire Service WirePhoto

MONTPELIER | It sure was a different time when Vermont Democrat Gov. Phil Hoff spanked a GOP female legislator, as seen in this 1965 AP WirePhoto. more

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