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The Vermont Department of Health is advising residents who spend time outdoors to do daily tick checks this summer, a year after the number of confirmed cases of Lyme disease in the state peaked.
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Even before there was a jazz center, its founder Attila Zoller would invite his musician friends up from New York during the summer to spend time at his Newfane home.
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Readsboro Community Library is pleased to invite you to view and discuss the Freedom & Unity: The Vermont Movie is the first-ever documentary series about Vermont.
It was a great day on Tuesday when Vermont became the fourth state to legalize same-sex marriage and the first state in the country to enact it without a court order.
DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In 1892, Rudyard Kipling ended his poem "The Young British Soldier" with these immortal lines: "When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains/And the women come out to cut up what remains/Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains/An' go to your Gawd like a soldier."
If you get into the game early, you can make your mark on a lot of things. But Vermont boasts a remarkable list of firsts that go far beyond just being the 14th state in the Union .
Two public health problems in the United States-prescription drug abuse and heroin use-are inextricably linked, and solutions will require comprehensive efforts, said participants in a June 19 White House policy summit.
A new private school will open its doors this fall in Fairfax. This comes after a group of parents, disgruntled with the public school system, decided their children needed a change.
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A woman who died while tubing down the Deerfield River in western Massachusetts last weekend has been identified as a Vermont resident.
A report released this week shows that Vermont has the second-highest health care spending per inmate in the U.S., and state data show those costs continue to grow.
Stunning views are not hard to find in this state, especially when you're willing to take a little hike.
Felons who have served their prison sentences could win back their right to vote under a proposal to be considered next week by a Wyoming legislative panel.
But work will continue to examine possible scenarios that might play out for Vermonters from the rules.
Candidate for Vermont governor Scott Milne today announces his campaign will be managed by Brent D. Burns, an experienced leader, problem solver, and U.S. Army veteran.
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Two children of John Demag, a World War I veteran who suffered combat wounds during fighting in Europe in 1918, received their late father's Purple Heart Wednesday in a ceremony at the Vermont Statehouse.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:10 am
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