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WILLSBORO | Walking along a burbling river flowing through her adopted hometown, Rep. Elise Stefanik got a crash course in all-things aquatic, including the migration habits of salmon and habitat restoration. more

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We believe H.R. 4760, also called the Securing America’s Future Act bill now in the U.S. Congress, is a commonsense solution to the DACA problem that both parties, despite their many on-going policy differences, can get behind. more



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MIDDLEBURY | U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced that Rutland resident Wendy Wilton (R) will be director of the U.S. Farm Service Agency (FSA). more

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“Vermonters have a proud tradition of military service,” according to U.S. Rep. Peter Welch of Vermont. more

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MONTPELIER — Beginning this month, the nation’s largest online retailer, Amazon, will start collecting sales tax from customers in Vermont. more

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MIDDLEBURY — Last week, Vermont press outlets found themselves caught in the middle of an apparent fake news story first reported by the Washington Post. more

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SPRINGFIELD — U.S. Congressman Peter Welch (D) did the honors last week at the official ribbon cutting ceremony for Konrad Prefab’s new manufacturing facility in Springfield, Vt. more

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MIDDLEBURY — Tuesday, Nov. 8, appears to have been a bleak day for the future of ridgeline wind power in Vermont. more

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HINESBURG — Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) teamed up with U.S. Rrp. Peter Welch, Montpelier Mayor John Hollar, and other Vermont civic and business leaders to emphasize the importance of shopping locally. more

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Vermont Secretary of State Jim Condos (D) chaired the statewide canvassing committee for the general election in Montpelier. more

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A the dawn of Election Day 2016, Nov. 8, many final polls indicated that races on both the national and local level would be close. more

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BARRE — Last week, Vermont officials and congressional staff gathered to commend the City of Barre for a comprehensive project that will limit future flood damages to its downtown businesses and residences. more

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