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NH Man May Get Higher Charge In Double Fatal Crash

A former Fortune 500 executive told police he was depressed and aiming to kill himself when he drove his full-size pick-up truck across a grassy highway median, went airborne and crushed to death a young Vermont couple expecting their first child in January.

12/15/2013

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Ky. Man Fills Brother’s Wish With Big Tip In Vt.

Before Aaron Collins died, he gave his brother, Seth, a mission: Eat, be merry and leave a giant tip.

12/06/2013

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Vt. Health Care Commissioner: I Apologize For Not Being More Forthcoming About Security Breach

Vermont’s Health Care commissioner is apologizing for not being more forthcoming with a legislative committee when he was explaining the details of a security breach in the system last month.

11/25/2013

This Oct. 21, 2013 photo shows the U.S. government Internet health insurance exchange Healthcare.gov. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Vermont To Delay Obamcare Changes If Website Problems Continue

Vermonters will be allowed to extend their current health insurance policies through the end of March if problems with the state’s health insurance marketplace can’t be resolved in time for them to be enrolled by the original Jan. 1 date, Gov. Peter Shumlin said Thursday.

11/01/2013

Dean: Obamacare Will Still Work ‘If Young People Don’t Sign Up’

Former Vermont governor and Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean is refuting the idea young, healthy Americans must sign up for the Affordable Care Act for the law to work.

10/28/2013

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Connecticut Among States In Zero-Emissions Initiative

Connecticut is one of eight states pledging to get 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles on roadways by 2025 in an effort to curb greenhouse gas pollution.

10/24/2013

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Plea Deal In Theft Of Robert Frost Cards And Letters

A Vermont man charged with stealing original cards and letters written by poet Robert Frost has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge in a deal with prosecutors.

10/02/2013

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Vt. Gov Says Marijuana Will Be Legal Some Day

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he thinks marijuana should be legalized in the state, but not right now.

09/12/2013

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Vt. Man, 73, Plants Mystery Seeds, Gets Pot Ticket

A 73-year-old man who was given the first civil marijuana ticket in a Vermont town says he had planted some seeds he found in a box and “got spanked” by police after it grew into a pot plant.

08/30/2013

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Middlebury Man Sentenced For Movie Fraud Scheme

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) _ A man who pleaded guilty in Vermont to charges connected to a scheme to defraud hundreds of investors in a movie out of $9 million is going to prison for seven […]

08/20/2013

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