Vermont news - Yahoo News Search ResultsWhere should Vt. house inmates?
- Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:43:58 -0700
Each year Vermont ships hundreds of inmates to out of state prisons. It's a cost effective solution to overcrowding. But some lawmakers want them back.
Vermont Governor Claims State Is ‘Blessed’ to Have ‘Extraordinary Work’ of Planned Parenthood
- Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:01:34 -0700
BURLINGTON, Vt. – During an event announcing Planned Parenthood’s endorsements for political office in Vermont, Gov. Peter Shumlin asserted that residents should feel “blessed” to have the “extraordinary work” of the abortion provider within its borders. “Vermont is unusual. We should be blessed to live here with a Planned Parenthood that does extraordinary work, and a […]
Vermont News in Brief
- Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:51:40 -0700
Vt.considers aerial hunting ban MONTPELIER (AP) -- The state of Vermont could become the latest state to ban hunting with the help of aerial drones. A rule being considered by the Fish and Wildlife Board would prohibit people from using drones or aircraft that carry people to locate game animals or herd animals toward waiting hunters on the ground.
Advocates Seek Improvements for Incarcerated Women
- Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:52:21 -0700
Former inmate, Julie Brisson who is now with Vermont Center of Independent Living, talks with Tara Reynolds and Jess Kell, attendees at the Incarcerated WomenÕs Initiative, Then and Now: Vermont Summit on Women in Corrections.
Vermont Owner Finds Horse Dead, Shot with Arrow Overnight
- Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:50:17 -0700
Local media reports that the horse was found dead from a severe wound by its owner Sunday morning.
Vermont Health Connect website is shut down
- Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:48:01 -0700
The state has temporarily shut down the Vermont Health Connect website so it can be fixed before the start of the next open enrollment period, which begins Nov. 15, Gov. Peter Shumlin said Tuesday. The ...
Catania picks up endorsement from Democratic governor of Vermont
- Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:36:28 -0700
Vermont Gov. Pete Shumlin is head of the DGA, but his endorsement does not speak for the organization.
News Minute: Here is the latest Northern New England news from The Associated Press
- Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:40:30 -0700
The clerk of the Maine House of Representatives has died. Assistant House Clerk Rob Hunt says that Millie MacFarland died Saturday at a hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska, after a long battle with cancer. Hunt was with...
A look ahead...
- Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:53:05 -0700
Here's a look at some of the stories WCAX will be following this week.
BFA-St. Albans coach fired
- Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:02:50 -0700
One of Vermont's most successful high school basketball coaches is no longer welcome on campus.