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Suicide rates throughout the United States, and especially in Vermont, are on the rise. more

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The leader of the new, veto-proof supermajority Vermont House Democratic caucus predicts the Legislature will seek action on three bills Gov. Phil Scott has opposed: more

The Vermont Eagle

SALISBURY |  On Oct. 6, the Vermont State Police (VSP) troopers were dispatched to a residence located on Middle Road in Salisbury following a report, by two teens, of a threat  they received sometime during the afternoon hours. more

The Vermont Eagle

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With rifle season upon us, the Eagle and the U.S. Forest Service officials at the Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) are encouraging the public to use caution and to be visible and mindful of their surroundings in the coming weeks. more

Editorials

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RUTLAND | If you don’t think suicide is a growing concern here in Vermont, think again. A local news report in June cited that “suicide is the eighth-leading cause of death in Vermont.” more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Marc Molinaro touched down in Plattsburgh last week and met with voters in a town hall-style session. more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | A proposal to permit homeowners to park vehicles in their yards during popular local summer events has been abandoned by village leaders. 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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PLATTSBURGH | A gun-buyback event in the City of Plattsburgh last week resulted in 151 firearms submitted to authorities by local owners. more

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We’d like Eagle readers to know about the following letter sent to Vermont State House Speaker Johnson and House Judiciary Chair Grad: more

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The Scott administration is responding to a backlash from gun rights groups amid a wave of gun-control initiatives advancing at the Statehouse following the mass school shooting last month in Parkland, Fla. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Appellate Division of State Supreme Court reversed Shawn LaValley’s conviction for 2nd-degree assault resulting from a hunting accident in the Town of Moriah on Dec. 1, 2014. 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

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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

Patriots of Warren County are interested in the opinions of  all our elected officials relative to the NY SAFE Act implementation and enforcement, considering that we feel this law is unconstitutional. more

Guest Columnists

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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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ALTONA | Three hunters have been issued tickets for allegedly possessing loaded firearms while operating ATVs. 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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Jane and Tim Havens did not open their new shop for themselves. more

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RAY BROOK — A state police investigator has been arrested after being accused of illegally buying a gun. more

The Sun

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