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Last November, almost anyone running for office in Vermont was reminded as to just how intolerant the electorate has become. Anyone with the letter “R” next to his or her name, unless running unopposed, was summarily voted out of office. Read more

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PITTSFORD | The Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) is working with VT-CAN (a low cost spay/neuter clinic in Vermont) to host a low cost spay/neuter clinic for Rutland County cats on Monday, June 3, in Pittsford. Read more

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Hayla hails from Florida. She was one of the lucky cats to be transported to Vermont from Florida by Good Karma. Read more

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Have you ever considered growing sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas)? Or have you always heard that they can’t be grown in Vermont, so have never planted any in your garden? Read more

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Former Vermont State Rep. John McClaughry (elected 1968 and 1970) was also senior policy advisor to President Reagan. Most know him as the founder of the free-market and libertarian Ethan Allen Institute think-tank here in Vermont. Read more

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CASTLETON | A host of Castleton University student-athletes were honored with awards for their dedication to their studies, their performances in their respective sports and their work to better the community this week... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury advanced to its fifth-straight NCAA Quarterfinal with a 5-0 victory last Sunday over Tufts in a match played at Middlebury College’s Proctor Tennis Courts. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College saw its hopes of a NESCAC Championship come up just short, as the Panthers (26-13) fell to Tufts (29-9) in the final game last week. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Summer Festival On-The-Green celebrates its 41st season this year. Look for the festival under the big white tent next to St. Stephen’s Church during the week of July 7-13 . Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | How does a busy Vermont state official manage to find time to write thoughtful, informative essays to be included in a book? Read more

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RUTLAND | Back in its heyday, the Rutland Railroad was the King of Steam in New England. Just after the Civil War, the Rutland & Burlington Railroad was reorganized and changed its name to the Rutland Railroad. Read more

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SOUTH BURLINGTON | At a Burlington airport news conference recently, Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) unveiled H.R. 946, new legislation moving through Congress, that will crack down on unwanted and often predatory robocalls. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | If you’re a working motherliving in Vermont, you’re probably in the best place to access all the resources and needs for your family life. Read more

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RUTLAND | When Cold War-era U.S. Navy veteran Donald McColgan, a resident of Rutland County, turned to the Veterans Administration Hospital in White River Junction for help with an extreme dental problem... Read more

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PITTSFORD | The Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) is working with VT-CAN (a low cost spay/neuter clinic in Vermont) to host a low cost spay/neuter clinic for Rutland County cats on Monday, June 3, in Pittsford. Read more

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Walking through the Diamond Run Mall, I noticed a man wearing a black tee shirt with white lettering approaching me. Nearing each other,, heading in opposite directions, I could finally read the large lettering: “WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG?” Read more

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A proposed Vermont Senate change to a House tax bill could make timber harvesting more expensive, with serious longterm impacts on Vermont forestland sustainability and the state’s $1.5 billion forestry products industry. Read more

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It’s ironic that, just weeks after firing journalists behind a broadcast critical of leftwing billionaire George Soros, the head of the U.S. government’s international media networks is proclaiming his support for press freedom. Read more

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Vermont legislators are determined to get a grip on rental resources as well those home remodelers working across the state. Read more

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CASTLETON | The sixth-seeded Castleton University women’s lacrosse team saw its season come to a close last Tuesday afternoon, falling to third-seeded Western Connecticut State University 16-4 in the Little East Conference Quarterfinals at The WAC. Read more

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