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A recent Gallup poll shows that 51 percent of Americans reject socialism and call it “a bad thing,” while 43 percent say it’s “a good thing.” So, where do Eagle readers stand on this topic? Please let us know. Read more

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CASTLETON | Former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas, a resident of Middlebury, will deliver the commencement address at Castleton University’s 232nd graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury’s Town Meeting Day 2019, held at the Middlebury Union High School auditorium on March 4, will likely be remembered by residents as a day for a changing of the guard... 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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The past six years I have served in the Vermont House for the Addison 3 district, comprised of Addison, Ferrisburgh, Panton, Vergennes, and Waltham. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Two respected Vermont Republicans have endorsed Gov. Phil Scott for reelection. Read more

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WEST RUTLAND | When it comes to political power and the state senate, Addison County has maintained its Democratic dominance in recent decades. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | On Nov. 1, former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas (2003-11), was the keynote speaker at the annual Orange County GOP spaghetti dinner held in Randolph. Read more

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Mars may need women, at least according to the 1967 sci-fi B movie, “Mars Needs Women”, but Vermont needs more young people and middle-class families — that is, more people paying taxes and fees. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - It wasn't the best day for marching in a parade, but the inclement weather didn't stop residents of Middlebury, Vergennes, Bristol and Orwell from celebrating the annual day to remember America's fallen heroes. Read more

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FERRISBURGH — It took just one legislator to rain on the parade of Vermont House members’ 143-1 vote on the state’s $5.8 billion fiscal year 2018 budget plan back in March. Read more

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RUTLAND — College of St. Joseph has announced that former Vermont Governor Jim Douglas will deliver the commencement address at the College’s graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 13. Read more

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BURLINGTON — When it comes to state regulations, Vermont’s dairy farmers may be breathing a little sigh of relief after listening to the state’s agriculture secretary last week. Read more

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RUTLAND — Vermont’s dirty little secret is out in the open. The Green Mountain State is the victim of a demographic shift. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — The Addison County Chamber of Commerce invites its members, non-members and residents to a legislative preview to be held on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 8 to 9 a.m., at Ilsley Library’s community room in Middlebury. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — When eight candidates for state government met at an Addison County forum Tuesday night, some told reporters that they support imposing a carbon tax on Vermonters, but others said no way. Read more

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PERU — Town officials have determined to take a wait-and-see approach when it comes to investing resources in pickleball. Read more

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PERU — “Mad Maxine” has been apprehended. Read more

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BRISTOL — Aside from New Haven dairy farmer Peter Briggs’ recently announced campaign for the Vermont State Senate, Addison County’s Republicans have been few and far between in the largely Democratic bastion. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — Former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas is a familiar face to many Middlebury residents. Read more

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