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WARRENSBURG | Warrensburg Fire Chief Kevin Roth looked out over the dozens of firefighters and other emergency responders — surrounded by about 120 area citizens — who gathered to participate in the annual Sept. 11 memorial ceremony... more

The Sun

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QUEENSBURY | Students attending schools in Bolton and Lake George saw uniformed and armed school resource officers (SROs) patrolling the hallways when they returned to classes this week. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council has approved a resolution allowing Mayor Colin Read to sign a contract with the Plattsburgh City School District for two armed school resource officers (SRO). more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | As students prepare to return to their classrooms this fall, school districts across the region are working with counties to determine how to fund armed school resource officers. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City School District Board of Education (BOE) last week unanimously approved a proposal to hire two armed guards to protect students and surveil the school. more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | PART 1: Even as recreational marijuana advocates celebrated the legalization of small amounts of pot for personal use by the Vermont legislature earlier last month, troubling reports about the botanical... more

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BARRE | The Vermont Department of Public Safety is mourning employee Courtney Gaboriault, who was slain July 4 in Barre. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

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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

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