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- Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:52:29 -0700
GMP’s 2.46% rate decrease approved Green Mountain Power will reduce residential and commercial electricity prices by 2.46 percent starting Oct. 1. State regulators approved the rate decrease Monday. "Lowering electricity rates at a time when other costs continue to rise, is an important part of helping Vermont families and businesses," GMP President and CEO Mary Powell
News Minute: Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press
- Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:10:02 -0700
Dozens of former Maine lawmakers who were ousted from the Legislature by defeat or term limits are vying to return to Augusta this year. Among them is John Martin, a 73-year-old Democrat who served nearly five decades in...
- Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:13:16 -0700
BURLINGTON, VERMONT, Aug. 28, 2014-– Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that up to $45 million will be provided to protect and improve soil and water quality in the Lake Champlain Basin in Vermont over the next five years.
AP-VT--Vermont News Coverage Advisory, VT
- Wed, 06 Aug 2014 08:26:56 -0700
Upcoming Vermont news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Vermont. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Vermont Correspondent Wilson Ring at 802-229-0577 or ...
Volokh Conspiracy: The Vermont Bacon Affair: Is there a there there?
- Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:33:42 -0700
My stuff-is-being-blown-out-of-proportion antennae are buzzing on this one.
Florida, Arizona Pick Nominees for Governor
- Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:00:32 -0700
News Guide: Voters pick nominees for governor in Florida, Arizona, weigh write-ins in Vermont
Ex-FBI Director Says He’s Thankful for Support
- Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:26:07 -0700
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2011 file photo, former FBI director Louis Freeh, speaks during a news conference in Philadelphia. Freeh was airlifted to a hospital Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, after a single-car crash in Vermont, authorities said.
Is Burlington College President Christine Plunkett resigning?
- Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:22:50 -0700
Burlington College tensions rose to a new level Friday. Students confronted their college president, calling for her to step down. And they may have gotten their wish.
Ex-FBI director: Grateful for support after crash
- Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:42:22 -0700
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Former FBI Director Louis Freeh said Friday he was grateful for the care and support he has received since he was injured this week in a Vermont car crash. Freeh issued a statement through the office of U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy after the Vermont ...
Former Sen. James Jeffords, who reshaped the Senate in 2001, dies at 80
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:58:07 -0700
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Chairman James Jeffords, during a news conference announcing the committee’s agreement on an education package in 2001. Photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly/Getty Images MONTPELIER, Vt. — Former Vermont U.S. Sen. James Jeffords, who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an independent, died ...