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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont moved closer to being a one-party state after the 2018 mid-term election last week. more

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RUTLAND - A major fire Oct. 20 gutted the Rutland County warehouse of popular mail-order retailer the Vermont Country Store. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Teens in grades 7-12 in Addison and Rutland counties interested in teaching elementary school students about environmental topics relevant to Vermont are encouraged to apply to become a TRY for the Environment teen leader. more

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RUTLAND | If you don’t think suicide is a growing concern here in Vermont, think again. A local news report in June cited that “suicide is the eighth-leading cause of death in Vermont.” more

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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

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In 2017, Dinners with Love program volunteers delivered 2,082 meals donated by 68 restaurants to 155 homes throughout Vermont. more

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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). more

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RUTLAND | While much of Vermont is a safe haven for liberals and progressives, Rutland County continues to thrive as a regional outpost for GOP leaders, as shown by the results of the recent primary election. more

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SHOREHAM  | Gov. Phil Scott appointed 16 Vermonters to state boards and commissions recently. more

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MIDDLEBURY |  Officials of the Vermont Community Foundation (VCF), based in Middlebury,  announced that they has entered into a partnership with Vermont Afterschool... 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. more

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Rutland Regional Medical Center is the largest employer in Rutland County with over 1,700 employees and more than 300 volunteers.  How is it that a large company has such high employee retention? more

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RUTLAND TOWN | One of Rutland County’s largest solar array facilities is planned for agricultural land owned by Thomas Dairy property in 2018. more

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RUTLAND | Changes at a local farm-food operation in the Rutland area won’t impact the organization’s vital service to the needy around Rutland County. more

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RUTLAND |  Rutland County’s amateur ornithologists are concerned about the low activity around local birdfeeders leading up to this year’s Christmas bird count. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Officials of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture's Food and Markets division urged farmers seeking financial recovery assistance after the Oct. 29-30 windstorm to apply for emergency loans as soon as possible. more

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MIDDLEBURY | A storm front hundreds of miles in length, stretching from Pennsylvania through Quebec converged with a tropical disturbance, as it passed off the New England coast Sunday night. more

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RUTLAND | Susan Densmore, human services instructor at Rutland County’s Stafford Technical Center, was honored at the annual conference of the Vermont Association for the Education of Young Children in Killington last week. more

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RUTLAND | Don Chioffi, a retired Vermont state legislator, educator and Vietnam veteran, has been named “Citizen Activist of the Year” by Washington, D.C.-based ACT! for America. more

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RUTLAND | The reported passing of Trina Fitzgerald, 58, of Rutland, on Aug. 27, received scant attention until this week when Rutland Police Department officials announced an arrest connected. more

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