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The Vermont State Police (VSP), under pressure by anti-Israel groups, last November backed out of an all-expenses-paid counter-terrorism seminar last month in Israel. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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WARRENSBURG | Warrensburg Fire Chief Kevin Roth looked out over the dozens of firefighters and other emergency responders — surrounded by about 120 area citizens — who gathered to participate in the annual Sept. 11 memorial ceremony... Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Border-zone legislation recently introduced by U.S. Sens. Patrick Leahy, (D-Vt.), and Patty Murray, (D-Wash.), is drawing sharp criticism from illegal immigration opponents who say the bill would “hamstring” the nation’s immigration enfo Read more

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It’s hard to understand why anyone would take another person’s life. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Hundreds of residents gathered for an emotion-filled memorial service on Monday to honor those who were killed — or involved in rescue efforts — in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks 16 years ago. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | For a few moments this week, silence took hold at the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There are many elements of disaster preparedness that most people wouldn’t think about every day. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE — This weekend, dozens of police and other law officers will be enjoying camaraderie and relaxation in the region, as the first-ever Lake George Law Enforcement Officers Weekend is held. Read more

The Sun

BURLINGTON — For the second year running, Vermont scored highest among the 50 states and District of Columbia in public health protection readiness, according to the new National Health Security Preparedness Index. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

BURLINGTON — The city of Burlington could be the scene of a terrorist trial this fall if the defense attorney of Ahmad Khan Rahami is successful in her motion for a change of venue. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE — A weekend retreat for law enforcement officers set for next month will now not only provide downtime for police and corrections officers, it will also offer respite and relaxation for two families who each lost a loved one to cancer. Read more

The Sun

ELLENBURG — A 14 year old student was arrested on felony charges this Sunday for making terrorist threats. Read more

The Sun

Our Champlain Valley Friends of Refugees organization has since May 2016 shared friendships and programming with refugees in the Burlington, Vermont area. Read more

Letters to the Editor

A campaign characterized by blatantly racist and misogynistic bluster has now metamorphosed into a presidency in which certain staffers are compelled to embrace “alternative facts” as the new norm. Read more

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Emma Lazarus’s words have echoed in our nation’s psyche for more than 100 years: “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” Read more

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Those who choose to commit terror have been around since the beginning of time. Read more

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RUTLAND — Approval of a secret plan to make Rutland a refugee resettlement center has divided the community and left many unanswered questions about security and financial risks for the city. Read more

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First debate a sedate affair that sees candidates discussing trade, economy, veterans issues — and creepy clowns Read more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG — For 14 years, the Warrensburg Volunteer Fire Co. members have never backed down on their pledge to “never forget” the horrific Sept. 11 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington D.C. Read more

The Sun

The United States of America was built on the basic concept of providing fair and equitable treatment for her citizens. Read more

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