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MONTPELIER | Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan has sued eight members of the Sackler family, owners of Purdue Pharma LP, makers of the opioid OxyContin, among others. Read more

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RUTLAND | If you’re searching for an affordable place to live in Vermont, you may want to consider Rutland County. According the Rutland Regional Marketing Committee, the county has Vermont’s lowest home acquisition cost, as a percentage of median... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | 4-H Club members from throughout the state flocked to South Burlington Jan. 12 to participate in the annual Chittenden County 4-H Poultry Workshop. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Dorn, who served as a commerce cabinet official in the administration of Gov. Jim Douglas, stressed that increasing the sales tax in South Burlington by even one percent will be an idea ultimately decided by voters on... Read more

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Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel donated over $800 of pet food and supplies to the Humane Society of Chittenden County during the annual donation drop off. Read more

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According to a news report last week by Montpelier investigative reporter and columnist Guy Page, of State Headliners appearing occasionally in this newspaper, Vermont’s homeless population is on the rise. Read more

Editorials

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont moved closer to being a one-party state after the 2018 mid-term election last week. Read more

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MIDDLEBURY | A storm front hundreds of miles in length, stretching from Pennsylvania through Quebec converged with a tropical disturbance, as it passed off the New England coast Sunday night. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A survey of over 100 Vermont businesses, located mostly in Chittenden County, by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce reflects an up tick in cheeriness about the state’s business future. Read more

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

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CHARLOTTE — Charlotte resident and environmentalist Marty Illick and the Lewis Creek Association (LCA) have received the annual GMP-Zetterstrom Environmental Award. Read more

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Photo by Steve Costello

A female osprey enjoys a late-day meal of northern pike at Lake Arrowhead. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — Presented by MUD, the Middlebury Underground, in partnership with Town Hall Theater, the annual Foodaroo event returns to downtown Middlebury on Sunday, June 26, 3-9 p.m. Read more

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Lou Varricchio

It may a cold, damp and uncomfortable job, but someone’s got to do it, at least that’s according to climate-change activist Will Bennington of the Vermont “climate-justice” group known as Rising Tide. Read more

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Barry Goldstein & Berkshire Natural

RUTLAND — Officials of Berkshire Natural, a healthy snack and beverage company serving all of New England, announced the expansion of the firm’s healthy vending machines. Read more

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HINESBURG – Way Back in 1941, Lantman’s Grocery Store in Hinesburg was a typical Vermont country store with two gasoline pumps—regular and premium. Read more

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