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, ...
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 ...
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 »
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.
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.
2015 Vermont Teacher of the Year named
- Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:28:38 -0700
Big news Tuesday for a Burlington teacher!
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.
Shumlin: GlobalFoundries deal 'good news' for Vermont
- Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:28:47 -0700
GlobalFoundries plans to keep -- and even expand -- IBM's chip making facility in Essex Junction according to Governor Peter Shumlin.
Gov. Peter Shumlin says IBM sale is good news for Vermont
- Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:27:13 -0700
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says an IBM plan to sell its electronics plant in Essex Junction is good news for the state. Tap here to watch the video update on your mobile device. Shumlin said he'd spoken with the head of GlobalFoundries, the buyer, who assured him the privately held company is committed to the Vermont facility. IBM has reportedly agreed to pay GlobalFoundries Inc. $1.5 billion to ...
What can Vt. do to accommodate GlobalFoundries?
- Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:17:10 -0700
The question of how to retain IBM and jobs for the thousands of Vermonters employed by the company is one that plagued multiple governors and hundreds of lawmakers over the last two decades.