Wednesday Apr 9
Formerly a laggard, Vt. now praised for organ donation sign-ups
The New England Organ Bank cheered Vermont's jump in organ donation sign-ups, citing a big change at the DMV Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vt., declared April "donate life month" and urged Vermonters to sign up to become organ donors.
House concert time in Dorset -- Billsville North
Ever have a fantasy about your favorite singer performing for you and a group of your friends right in your living room? Doug Hacker, a software developer from Williamstown, did.
Police: Route 14 flooding in Williamstown
The deadline for Vermonters to sign up for coverage through Vermont Health Connect is Monday.
Rolling Stone article 'tarnishes' maple industry
A magazine article on Vermont's heroin crisis is causing a stir because of the jab it takes at the state's maple-sugaring culture.
NatureWatch: Redwings' mating ritual is worth seeing
Q: A few years ago, we were camped on an island on the Connecticut River near Bradford, Vt., and witnessed what I can only describe as a blackbird orgy in a one-acre patch of phragmites.
The Burlington Free Press
House budget requires less new revenue than predicted
What a difference a weekend can make. Friday, House Appropriations Chairwoman Martha Heath told the tax-writing committee she needed $4.4 million in new revenue to balance the budget her committee had drafted.