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MORIAH | The Town of Moriah plans to spend $3.2 million in the coming year, which translates into about a $27 increase to taxes on a $100,000 home, not including water and fire districts. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The results are in. Read more

The Sun

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QUEENSBURY | Two public hearings on a county-wide ban on retail stores bagging purchases in single-use plastic bags are to be held this next week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is going out to bid on new solid waste equipment. Read more

The Sun

Not content to merely “ask” Vermonters to go without single-use plastic straws, VPIRG is telling our legislators that they should pass a proposal to ban these straws altogether to keep them out of landfills in 2019. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | When you visit the Town of Chester Transfer Station, you will have to pay to drop off trash, but you can leave with good, clean, usable items they collect and hand out to the public. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Hundreds of railcars are making their way to the Adirondack Park for long-term storage. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN – The Board of Supervisors also agreed to settle lawsuits and export trash waste Read more

The Sun

MONTPELIER — The Agency of Natural Resources announced today that Walgreen Eastern Co., Inc., was fined $20,000 for producing and selling batteries in Vermont without an Agency-approved battery stewardship plan. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Program provides opportunity for local organizations to add capacity for environmental work while training the next generation of environmental leaders Read more

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