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PLATTSBURGH | More than any other issue, health care has animated the national and local political landscape during the midterm election cycle. Read more

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ALBANY | Democratic congressional candidate Tedra Cobb has been endorsed by the state’s largest teachers union. Read more

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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... Read more

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What if we paid parents $20,000 per student, per year, to home school their children? Read more

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State voters squashed the prospects of holding a constitutional convention last week. Read more


MIDDLEBURY | Four adults gathered at Middlebury College last week for a conversation about their experiences when Jones County, N.C., integrated its public schools in 1968. Read more

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