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BLACK BROOK | U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand last month announced $30,000 in federal assistance for the Town of Black Brook. more

Mar 11, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

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As you go about your day, it’s likely you pass a farm – or two or more – along the way. Hidden in hamlets and stretched out in the valleys, Vermont’s farms are part of our daily lives. more

Feb 1, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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RUTLAND | Considering her academic achievements and background in finance, chemistry and agriculture, Wendy Wilton’s experience in state and local politics has helped prepared her for the less overtly political role of U.S. Farm Service Agency... more

Dec 20, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

CHESTERTOWN | The town formally unveiled its new wood-pellet burning boiler and the acquisition of 104 acres of forest to town holdings last Thursday. more

Dec 6, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun


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MIDDLEBURY | U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that Rutland resident Wendy Wilton (R) will be director of the U.S. Farm Service Agency (FSA). more

Nov 14, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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WEST CHAZY | A long-time community fixture is expanding. more

Oct 5, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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MIDDLEBURY – The state’s Rabies Bait Drop program got underway last week and concluded over the weekend. more

Aug 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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INDIAN LAKE — U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited with Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce members last week to discuss her office’s efforts to secure more broadband funding for the Adirondacks. more

Jul 12, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG — Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) visited the Cornell University Cooperative Extension in Warrensburg as part of a fact finding trip related to agriculture in the Empire State. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Legislature last week officially designated June as Dairy Month in Clinton County. more

Jun 24, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

A brand name is one grown familiar to consumers who buy from and support respected reliable businesses. more

Jun 19, 2017 12:00 PM NCL Magazine


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ESSEX — The Hub on the Hill is adding a new delivery vehicle, a solar-powered, refrigerated truck. more

Mar 30, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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ELIZABETHTOWN — While the tense showdown over the Affordable Care Act gobbled up headlines last week, local groups remained concerned over possible cuts in domestic spending. more

Mar 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun 4 Comments

MONTPELIER — Winter is back, and Vermonters are ready to play in the snow once more! more

Mar 24, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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ELIZABETHTOWN — President Trump’s budget blueprint calls for deep cuts in domestic programming in favor of steep increases in defense spending. more

Mar 21, 2017 6:45 AM The Sun 2 Comments


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BRANDON — Sixth graders in the Rutland Northeast Supervisory Union School District, along with their parents or caregivers, are invited to take part in a new youth and family education program. more

Jan 11, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Farmers eligible for assistance more

Dec 10, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Obesity rate among kids from low-income families dropped nearly 2 points since 2010, says CDC more

Nov 27, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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First debate a sedate affair that sees candidates discussing trade, economy, veterans issues — and creepy clowns more

Oct 11, 2016 10:26 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Planning on leaving Fido on his leash all day? Not so fast, says the Essex County Animal Cruelty Task Force. more

Mar 15, 2016 10:49 AM The Sun

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