Whale photo by Greg Hume

CHARLOTTE | Before there was a Lake Champlain there was a prehistoric Lake Vermont and the Champlain Sea. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Louis Varricchio

Previously: In 1991, the Vermont Legislature designated the garnet as the official state gemstone. The garnet was crowned king of Vermont’s gems under House Bill No. 678 submitted by State Reps. Michael Obuchowski and Sean Campbell. Read more

The Vermont Eagle