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VERGENNES - For more than 25 years, a Vergennes Union High School senior has been chosen for the DAR Good Citizen’s Award. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | “We get one chance to get things right for the next 10 years.” more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Although Vermont’s statewide voting rights were linked to U.S. citizenship after 1828, non-citizens continued to participate as voters and government officials at the local level. more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Constitution of 1777, in which Vermont declared itself an independent state, reflected its drafters’ desire to make suffrage broadly inclusive. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Congress must pass a spending bill in early-February to avoid another government shutdown more

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MIDDLEBURY | According to Roy Beck of Washington, D.C.-based Numbers USA, “Every time President Trump tweets that any DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal has to include the elimination of chain migration and the Visa lottery ... more

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VERGENNES | Vergennes Union High School student Mason Charlebois has been named the 2018 DAR Citizen of the Year. more

The Vermont Eagle

It’s been a strange year full of turmoil that hasn’t always brought out the best among our countrymen. more

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VERGENNES —  The American Legion Auxiliary Department of Vermont and Unit 14 of Vergennes will sponsor four junior girls as delegates to Vermont Girls’ State from  June 17 to 22 at Vermont Technical College in Randolph. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PERU — Peru Elementary School student Brooke Smith beamed as she recalled how a new initiative at the school revealed her inner compassion. more

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