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According to report last week by Montpelier columnist Guy Page, several Addison County and Rutland County state senate candidates are in the catbird seat when it comes to 2018 general election political contributions. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | You may have taken it easy on Labor Day, but Vermont’s electricity grid worked extra hard to keep the lights on– and boy, does it ever charge for overtime. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Members of the Vermont Governor’s Advisory Commission on Marijuana may recommend zero legal tolerance for smoking marijuana and driving due to the lack of a reliable roadside impairment test. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER  | “Understanding Vermont’s Opioid Crisis” is an eight-part series highlighting the science of addiction as well as the cultural, social and economic challenges associated with addiction. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | It was a proud moment at the Vermont State Capitol last Thursday when Gov. Phil Scott met with the U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Gloria Valdez. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | Nearly 40,000 Vermonters receiving Social Security benefits will keep more of their income due to an income tax exemption. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Vermont leads all other U.S. states in illegal crossings along the Canada/U.S. border, U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan said during an August 15 WCAX-TV interview. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | In response to reports of Vermont marijuana dealers’ deceptive attempts to evade Act 86’s prohibition of the sale of marijuana... more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | At the end of the 2018 Vermont legislative session, a number of bills important to the state’s agricultural community became law. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | Vermont and ten other states have enacted legislation classifying independent, in-house personal care providers as state workers eligible to form labor unions. more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | The upcoming Aug. 14 primary is only for candidates of Vermont’s three major parties: Democratic, Republican and Progressive. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | A Rutland-based State House representative wants the state to study the connection between video games and school shootings. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Public domain photo by Jarek Tuszyński

Over 2,500 students from Vermont schools demonstrated in Montpelier against school violence last weekend. more

Editorials

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MONTPELIER | A view of Main Street in Montpelier, Vermont’s capital, during the 1870s. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MONTPELIER | Vermont’s landmark energy policies are not solving the problems they were designed to solve, according to a March 12 report from Vermonters for a Clean Environment. more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | Last week, Gov. Phil Scott signed Executive Order No. 02-18, which directs the Agency of Administration to ensure that all state contracts with internet providers include net neutrality protections. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | During February, the committees of the Vermont Legislature decide which bills should – and should not – receive approval and move on for further consideration by the General Assembly. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER | In a recent online report entitled “Making the Grade?” (Vermont Digger), it  presents the results of the tests used by Vermont and 14 other states to determine public school student proficiency in English and math... more

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