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A Huntington woman filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the Vermont Public Service Board Friday in an effort to force the board to allow the public
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Contrary to some "news" being shared around this week...
Throughout the history of immigration, people have raised concerns about waves of new immigrants bringing disease with them into the country. It's true
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"Cultural critics often bemoan today’s fragmented news landscape—but historians of newspapers are surprisingly optimistic about it. When they look at today’s explosion of news websites and apps, they see the same spirit of mad experimentation that created American news."
From user-generated content to political screeds, the future of news happens to look a lot like the past
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The commissioner of the Department of Public Service stripped key criticisms and recommendations for legislative reform from the department’s self
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"When somebody claims that there's a systemic failure to provide adequate medical care, as we are in this suit, getting the state's own assessment of the medical care is highly relevant." - David Sleigh, Attorney
The Vermont Department of Corrections and its contractor for health care services are facing two lawsuits accusing them of gross negligence, medical
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In Vermont, hand-held cell phone ban goes into effect at midnight.
On October 1, Vermont’s new cell phone law goes into effect. This will prohibit the use of hand-held electronic devices while operating a motor vehicle.
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Missisquoi be dammed. But maybe not forever? Environmental groups are taking on Swanton Village to have an old dam removed, but the village has a big upgrade planned.
The Village of Swanton has ambitious plans to redevelop an old dam across the Missisquoi River as a hydroelectric facility, but environmental groups say
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Vermont Gas said "on time and on budget" in virtually every interview about its Addison County pipeline for 10 months. Then, suddenly, they stopped. I asked why, and it turns out it's because they're not so sure it will be on time and on budget anymore.
Vermont Gas systems is working on another season of construction of its Addison County natural gas pipeline, which company officials have long said will be
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The world is facing an unprecedented displacement of people fleeing conflict, economic hardship and persecution. Many of the displaced are children, and a new report says that half of all child refugees are not able to go to school.
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Sen. Bernie Sanders joined Sen. Patrick Leahy Wednesday in commending President Obama’s latest efforts to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
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The alleged abuse happened before the sisters turned five.
Two sisters raised in Vermont filed lawsuits Tuesday against the Bellows Falls congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, alleging that an ordained minister of
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The worst case scenario, they say, is Comcast.
To hear Mayor Miro Weinberger tell it, getting Burlington Telecom out of city ownership will be a big win for Burlington and its taxpayers. But some of the
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Journalist
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Political coverage, technology, multimedia journalism.
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  • Vermont Public Radio
    Digital Reporter, 2013 - present
    Reporting news from Chittenden County and beyond for Vermont Public Radio's website (mostly).
  • VTDigger.org
    Campaign Reporter, 2011 - 2011
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Ladies and gentlemen: Truth is now acceptable, fame is now injectable. Process the progress.
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Journalist, Vermonter, gamer, motorcyclist.
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Literate.
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