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 email@example.com, ...
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 »
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 ...
Vermont jobless rate ticks up for fourth straight month
- Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:29:04 -0700
MONTPELIER -- Vermont's monthly unemployment rate rose three-tenths of a percentage point to 4.4 percent in September. The national average dipped from 6.1 percent to 5.9 percent, but New England's regional average rose.
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.
Health Care Reform at Center of Vt. Gov. Race
- Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:03:07 -0700
Vermont Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Milne speaks with Woodstock Union High School students. Milne spoke to a government class and answered students' questions in Woodstock, Vt., on Oct., 1, 2014.
Vermont vigilant following Canadian attacks
- Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:15:39 -0700
Dual terror attacks north of the border this week are prompting additional scrutiny here at home.
With new treatment efforts, Vt. targets opiate-addicted inmates
- Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:27:37 -0700
Following a directive signed earlier this month by commissioner Andy Pallito of the Vermont Department of Corrections, a year-long initiative launched this week in two of the state's correctional facilities. Medical staffs at the correctional centers in St. Albans and South Burlington will provide medication-assisted treatment on-site to opiate addicts housed in the facilities. Previously ...
Shumlin: IBM plant to stay in Vermont under sale
- Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:36:26 -0700
BURLINGTON (AP) - Gov. Peter Shumlin said Monday the plan by IBM to sell its microelectronics plant in Essex Junction is good news because the company that hopes to buy it is a leader in the computer chip manufacturing industry.
Vt. ban on handheld devices takes effect
- Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:08:33 -0700
Vermont's ban on handheld devices while driving took effect Wednesday, but New England Cable News did spot some drivers talking on cellphones and texting on Vermont roads, in violation of the new rule.