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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

Free electricity from the Sun has been a dream for decades. more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Vermont, along with 19 other states, has a long-term greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction mandate. more

Sep 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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VERMONT — A recent published statement by Vermont Housing Finance Agency Executive Director Sarah Carpenter to former state auditor Randy Brock on True North Reports... more

Aug 2, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

As the Republican Congress struggled to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, the political landscape is steadily shifting. more

Jun 27, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

FERRISBURGH — It took just one legislator to rain on the parade of Vermont House members’ 143-1 vote on the state’s $5.8 billion fiscal year 2018 budget plan back in March. more

May 11, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Department of Health is conducting a series of presentations for health care professionals about new rules governing the prescribing of opioids. more

Apr 25, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BURLINGTON — When it comes to state regulations, Vermont’s dairy farmers may be breathing a little sigh of relief after listening to the state’s agriculture secretary last week. more

Feb 28, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER — The Vermont Public Service Board on Feb. 2 penalized Vermont Gas Systems’ earnings for three years due to management shortcomings dating back to early construction of a new gas pipeline running through Addison County. more

Feb 13, 2017 2:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND — Vermont’s dirty little secret is out in the open. The Green Mountain State is the victim of a demographic shift. more

Feb 2, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — Last week, Vermont press outlets found themselves caught in the middle of an apparent fake news story first reported by the Washington Post. more

Jan 9, 2017 2:30 PM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND — In 2013, the Obama administration brought in software experts from the private sector — including industry giants such as Google, Oracle and Red Hat — to fix the flawed federal health care exchange website designed by CGI Federal. more

Nov 8, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Now is the Minter of our discontent. Why such discontent? more

Nov 7, 2016 1:00 PM Letters to the Editor

MIDDLEBURY —Randolph “Randy” Brock III, 73, is among Vermont’s most visible and articulate Republicans. more

Oct 31, 2016 12:19 PM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - Vermont U.S. Senate candidate and businessman Scott Milne, a Republican, was the only candidate in the senate race to reach out and visit the Eagle’s office this year. more

Oct 25, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Last week outgoing Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) made public the draft agreement he made with the Federal government’s Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). more

Oct 13, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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As he navigates the storm over a controversial program on his home turf, Chris Louras offers local leaders some tips from the trenches more

Sep 27, 2016 8:20 AM The Sun 2 Comments

At the Tunbridge Fair, Democrat gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter indicated in an interview with WDEV’s Mike Smith that she is in favor of expanding the Vermont state sales and use tax to services. more

Sep 20, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BARRE — Last week, Vermont officials and congressional staff gathered to commend the City of Barre for a comprehensive project that will limit future flood damages to its downtown businesses and residences. more

Aug 30, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND — A secret plan to make Rutland a permanent refugee resettlement community has divided residents and put the mayor’s political future in doubt. more

Aug 1, 2016 2:15 PM The Vermont Eagle

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