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Talking Pictures: Sharon Russell

Last summer, Rutland’s Mount St. Joseph Academy presented alumna Sharon Garafano Russell, MSJ class of 1965, with its Unsung Hero...

Vt. eyes cheaper imported drugs

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Senate is considering a proposal to save money on prescription drugs by importing them from Canada,...

Principal facing charges is replaced

SOUTH ROYALTON — Administrators of a Vermont school have chosen an interim principal to replace the former principal who resigned...

Scott to sign marijuana bill soon

MONTPELIER — Gov. Phil Scott says he expects to sign a bill before Monday that will legalize the recreational use...

Vermont man, 83, dies in house fire

WAITSFIELD — Firefighters said an 83-year-old Vermont man has died in a house fire. Barbara and John King were awakened...

UVM is investigating racist flyers

BURLINGTON — The University of Vermont is investigating flyers with racist language found on campus on Martin Luther King Jr....

Correction

In Talking Pictures on page A5 of the Jan. 12 edition, viewpoints expressed were those solely of the column subject...

Front Page

Simplicity repair

Police: Man killed by officers had BB gun

MONTPELIER — The armed robber killed after being fired upon by nine police officers on the soccer field of Montpelier High...

CELEBRATING A MOVEMENT

Green Mountain College students, staff and community members take to Main Street in downtown Poultney on Monday for a march...

RIGHT-TO-LIFE RALLY

About 70 people rallied Saturday on the steps of the State House in Montpelier in support of pro-life policies. Ryan...

Local & State

Talking Pictures: Sharon Russell

Last summer, Rutland’s Mount St. Joseph Academy presented alumna Sharon Garafano Russell, MSJ class of 1965, with its Unsung Hero Award for her role as executive director of the Rutland...

Vt. eyes cheaper imported drugs

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Senate is considering a proposal to save money on prescription drugs by importing them from Canada, where many are sold for a fraction of the cost...

Principal facing charges is replaced

SOUTH ROYALTON — Administrators of a Vermont school have chosen an interim principal to replace the former principal who resigned amid accusations he videotaped a girl in the bathroom of...

Scott to sign marijuana bill soon

MONTPELIER — Gov. Phil Scott says he expects to sign a bill before Monday that will legalize the recreational use of marijuana. Scott said Thursday that he will do it...

Vermont man, 83, dies in house fire

WAITSFIELD — Firefighters said an 83-year-old Vermont man has died in a house fire. Barbara and John King were awakened by a smokefilled house in Waitsfield early Wednesday. Firefighters said...

Sports

Rutland boys dispatch Wolves, run record to 9-0

  SOUTH BURLINGTON — Jack Morgan was out and Noah Tyson played sick. But the...

CSJ aiming big with baseball program

What’s bigger in baseball than an Aaron Judge tape-measure home run? How about College of...

Mounties retool ‘D’ in 2nd half to win

POULTNEY — The Mount St. Joseph girls basketball team stayed in the locker room at halftime...

Of Coarse, hat trick powers Rutland to win

RUTLAND — Ethan Coarse scored a hat trick and Eric Brewer tallied two as the Rutland...

Fair Haven’s Crossman top kegler

Fair Haven Union High School’s Kerry Crossman, a member of last year’s Slaters’ state championship...

Nation/World

2017 among top 3 all-time hottest years

WASHINGTON— Earth last year wasn’t quite as hot as 2016’s record-shattering mark, but it ranked second or third, depending on...

Senate passes bill to renew foreign intel program

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew a critical foreign intelligence collection program dubbed the “holy...