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Board might ban texts at meetings

City officials are looking at establishing a rule that would prohibit members of the Board of Aldermen from communicating by...

Small town learns the perils of email

BENSON — The town clerk is about to get a new email address after the existing one was apparently compromised....

Hearings look at policing in Vermont

MONTPELIER — The Senate Government Operations Committee is launching a series of statewide hearings this week to discuss public safety...

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Board might ban texts at meetings

City officials are looking at establishing a rule that would prohibit members of the Board of Aldermen from communicating by...

Small town learns the perils of email

BENSON — The town clerk is about to get a new email address after the existing one was apparently compromised....

Hearings look at policing in Vermont

MONTPELIER — The Senate Government Operations Committee is launching a series of statewide hearings this week to discuss public safety...

School district consolidations are taking shape

Regional school districts that have consolidated under Act 46 are starting to get it together. The various consolidations approved by...

Local & State

VSO tours Mozart love fest

Few pieces of music are as equally exciting and sublime as Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante, K. 364, as was proven by violinist Pamela Frank and violist Jaime Laredo with the Vermont...

Trump names Nolan for US attorney

MONTPELIER — President Donald Trump has nominated a Burlington attorney to become the top law enforcement official in the state. Christina Nolan would become the 38th U.S. attorney for Vermont...

More Guardsmen join relief effort

COLCHESTER — Five more members of the Vermont National Guard are headed to the U.S. Virgin Islands to help in the aftermath of back-to-back hurricanes. Sixteen Guard members have been...

Charged man: ‘I was just trying to get a ride’

A Chittenden man is in jail after police said he repeatedly went to a woman’s home in defiance of a restraining order. Matthew J. New, 33, pleaded not guilty Friday...

Man killed in Brandon farm mishap

BRANDON— Police said a Middlebury man was killed in an accident while working on a farm Thursday. James H. Foster, 47, was pronounced dead at Rutland Regional Medical Center, according...

Sports

Raiders’ lead, game, swept away

A game that could have turned around Rutland High School’s football season slipped away as...

Rutland, Wasps get 1-1 tie

Rutland field hockey coach Karen Poljacik wasn’t sure how to feel about her team’s 1-1...

Norwich and Bears renew an old rivalry

The Little Army-Navy Game is back and it is wrapped in more hype and importance...

Rare QB matchup in Texans-Pats game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots won’t be the only...

Hope Solo, U.S. Soccer, settle grievance

Hope Solo has settled a grievance with U.S. Soccer over her suspension from the women’s...

Nation/World

McCain opposition may scuttle GOP health bill

WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP’s last-ditch effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” dealing...

Mueller investigators seek documents

WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn’s...

Trump to look at stricter cap on refugees

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States...