Vermont news - Yahoo News Search ResultsAP-VT--Vermont News Digest 1:30 pm, VT
- Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:21:28 -0700
Upcoming Vermont news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014: Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in New Hampshire. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the New Hampshire bureau at 603-224-3327 or firstname.lastname@example.org, ...
Mental illness: America's last great taboo
- Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:59:58 -0700
Mental illness is often described as America's last great taboo. Credit: ITV News To visit New England at this time of year is to see a region of America that appears picture-perfect. But we are not travelling to Vermont to see the spectacular autum colours.
IBM plant sold, stays in Vermont
- Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:17:08 -0700
Vermont state and business leaders breathed a collective sigh of relief Monday after learning that micro-chip manufacturer GlobalFoundries was taking over IBM's micro-chip plant that has operated for decades ...
Book News: Remembering Poet Galway Kinnell, Whose Song Said Everything
- Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:41:38 -0700
The Pulitzer Prize winner has died at the age of 87. In his deceptively simple poetry and in his activism, Kinnell sought to broaden his audience, even while grappling with difficult themes.
Here's the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press
- Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:15:22 -0700
Independent Maine candidate Eliot Cutler says he is not backing out of the race despite increasing pressure from some voters who see him as a spoiler. Cutler reiterated his earlier statement that if voters don't...
Vermont man being monitored for Ebola
- Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:27:20 -0700
A Vermonter is being monitored for Ebola symptoms after returning from a personal mission trip to West Africa. Governor Shumlin and Vermont health officials called an emergency news conference in Burlington Tuesday. Shumlin said the man was in West Africa for several weeks before returning to the US. State officials aren't identifying the man who returned from West Africa Monday. When he landed ...
Reaction to IBM deal
- Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:13:16 -0700
Vermont Politicians reacted to Monday's $1.5 billion sale of IBM's chip making operations to GlobalFoundries.
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press
- Wed, 29 Oct 2014 08:56:00 -0700
Maine Gov. Paul LePage says the state is working with health officials to seek legal authority to enforce the quarantine of a nurse who treated Ebola patients in Africa. LePage said Wednesday that state police are...
Republican Milne Says ‘I Think I’ve Got a Shot’
- Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:36:17 -0700
Scott Milne, who is running for Vermont governor, at the Valley News in West Lebanon, N.H., on October 22, 2014. (Valley News - Sarah Priestap) Purchase photo reprints »
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and RI native Galway Kinnell dies
- Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:53:42 -0700
By News Staffnews@abc6.comThe Associated PressPulitzer Prize-winning poet Galway Kinnell, known for poems that connected the experiences of daily life to larger forces, has died at age 87.Kinnell's wife, Bobbie Bristol, says he died Tuesday afternoon at their home in Sheffield, Vermont. He had leukemia.Kinnell won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1983 for selected poems, and the following year ...