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Despite the reported rancor around the budget in the 2018 legislative session, the Vermont Chamber had a very successful year, proving that the Republican administration and the Democratic leaders of the Legislature can work together... more

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Happy National Voter Registration Month! more

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We all know that many prescription medications cost too much. more

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We are a group of Westport Central School (WCS) district community members... more

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The $15 minimum wage is an increasingly hot topic in the election debates. more

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As kids playing in the canyons near home, we would hide whenever we saw big kids walking through. more

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For more than 20 years AARP Vermont has been representing the interests of ratepayers in utility cases before the Vermont Public Utility Commission. more

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A year ago Gov. Phil Scott created the Vermont Climate Action Commission in response to clamor generated by the state’s environmental organizations determined to make Vermonters take bold action to defeat... more

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As a lifelong dairy farmer, I bring a unique perspective to my work with the Governor’s Climate Action Commission. more

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Steven Bourgoin, who is charged with the largest mass criminal homicide in Vermont – the deaths of five high school students in an October 2016 car crash – had in his bloodstream high concentrations of THC... more

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“Every farm counts”, we often hear, but in spite of notable efforts on the part of the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) and others, American Indians continue to be one of the most underrepresented groups in the ... more

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MONTPELIER | Remember back in January, when the Legislature was considering the bill that would become Act 86, Vermonters were assured that legal “recreational pot” would just be grown and smoked in people’s homes? Boy, were we ever naïve. more

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This following guest column was written in response to The Sun Publisher Dan Alexander’s “Thoughts from Behind the Pressline: A Deceptive Master Plan” published in the June 16 edition. more

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The “Guest Viewpoint” in the March 10 Eagle needs an answer to try to bring to it some sensibility. more

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Nearly every school-aged child has access to a cell phone.  Information is today more readily available than ever before, but the ability to make sense out of that information remains a serious problem. 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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Rutland Regional Medical Center is the largest employer in Rutland County with over 1,700 employees and more than 300 volunteers.  How is it that a large company has such high employee retention? more

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MONTPELIER | Bills about drones near prison, fireworks, marijuana odor, studying carbon taxation, the statewide voter checklist, campaign finance,  child fatality, human trafficking, vagrancy, animal cruelty and more... more

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The House and Senate health care committee chairs in Montpelier are pondering new adventures in health care policy for 2018. High on their list is a Vermont individual insurance mandate. more

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As we celebrate Black History Month this year, one of our goals was to change the history of African-Americans like my father enduring needless suffering when we die because we don’t prepare for the inevitable end of life. more

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