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CLINTONVILLE | An arrest has been made in the case of a school violence threat made against AuSable Valley Central School in February. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Over 150 people marched in Plattsburgh last Saturday to show their support for victims of the recent mass-shooting in Parkland, Florida and call for stricter gun control measures. more

The Sun

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

Editorials

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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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BRANDON | James Avery, principal of Otter Valley Union  High School in Brandon, provided comfort and thoughtful words to the OVUHS community last week in the wake of the Florida school violence. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Fliers advertising what appears to be a white nationalist group, “Patriot Front,” were posted in multiple places around the city this past week... more

The Sun

Deadly viruses can kill. If delivered to others, it can kill others. If spread to large populations, it can kill massively. more

Letters to the Editor

I commend Raynard Corrow for standing up for common sense and what is leading to the spike in violence that we see today. more

Letters to the Editor

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Three weeks after a gunman killed 17 at a Florida high school in Parkland, state and federal lawmakers are still responding with possible solutions. more

The Sun

After one of the recent shootings, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich had this to say: more

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PLATTSBURGH | State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) has authored a bill that would increase required reporting of suspected domestic violence cases to local social services agencies. more

The Sun

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to take away guns from anyone charged with domestic abuse. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh will seek to ensure all employee sexual harassment training is up to date this year. more

The Sun

Recently, I read a Vermont news article about your former Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell’s reaction receiving a 4/20 license plate. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is convening a panel designed to squash crime. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College political science Professor Allison Stanger went on C-SPAN TV to discuss student violence in reaction to conservative author Charles Murray’s controversial campus visit on March 2. more

The Vermont Eagle

Earlier this year, Middlebury College gave us a pathetic example of cowardice in the face of left wing protestors who objected to sociologist Charles Murray speaking on campus. more

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I hope we can all agree that the many issues facing our country are not easily solved. more

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Charlottesville is nowhere near my hometown of Crown Point, New York. Yet the recent acts of racist violence in Virginia stirred up a deep and familiar tension. more

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PLATTSBURGH — In light of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, SUNY Plattsburgh officials and students are looking into more ways to protect the people within the campus community. more

The Sun

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