Chittenden County Newswire (Page 5)

Chittenden County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chittenden County, VT. (Page 5)

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  1. High stakes deadline for legal pot in Vt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... issues but keeps the prices low enough that they outperform the black market," said Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden County. Committee Chairman Ashe says taxes and fees on marijuana would need to raise $15 million-$25 million to support education, ...

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  2. Vermont economy to be legislative focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... and the administration eventually settled on compromise language that kept the current wage threshold for Chittenden County companies at 160 percent of minimum wage - or $15.36 in 2016. They only lowered the threshold in areas of Vermont with ...

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  3. Vt. sheriff's dept. fundraising for K-9 copRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    "He's very driven," Chittenden County Deputy Sheriff Benjamin Chiaravalle said. "He will not stop, he keeps going and going."

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  4. Vermonters driving lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... riding buses) rose 6 percent between 2011 and 2014, and likely would have increased by 9 percent had Chittenden County not experienced a multi-week bus driver strike in 2014. "The Board in 2014 researched and met with hundreds of young adults ...

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  5. Balanced basics for economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... telecommunications infrastructure. There is also the contrast between fast growth and low unemployment in Chittenden County and slow growth and high unemployment in other parts of the state. Almost every year the Legislature passes an "Economic ...

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  6. NEDS and CEDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... from the Great Recession which began to bite in 2008 than the northwestern part of the state - i.e., Chittenden County. Bennington and Windham counties will never be like Chittenden County in terms of economics. Burlington and its surrounding ...

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  7. Vermont economy to be legislative focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... and the administration eventually settled on compromise language that kept the current wage threshold for Chittenden County companies at 160 percent of minimum wage - or $15.36 in 2016. They only lowered the threshold in areas of Vermont with ...

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  8. Faces & PlacesRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | VermontGuides.com

    The United Way of Chittenden County announced its 2015 awards. Jan Demers , Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity; John Colllinsworth , The University of Vermont Medical Center; and John Caulo and Tom Bonnette , Champlain College received Community Impact Awards.

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  9. Former federal prosecutor: Gunshots aside, drug raid looked 'typical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The police body camera that a Burlington police officer was wearing the night of Dec. 22, 2015, caught the sights and sounds of a deadly drug raid on Elmwood Avenue. Chittenden County State's Attorney TJ Donovan explained to the media Thursday that the video helped justify the shooting of the tenant, Kenneth Stephens.

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  10. Local Plattsburgh Burlington Breaking News and Live Alerts - WPTZ NewsChannel 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... officers who shot and killed a drug suspect during a raid in December will not face criminal charges, Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan announces. The Clinton County Housing Coalition conducted their annual Point in Time census on ...

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  11. Snocross comes to PlattsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Sunday as more than 100 snowmobile racers came out for the East Coast Snowcross season opener. The Chittenden County Transportation Authority and the Green Mountain Transit Agency are going to be known as Green Mountain Transit. The Chittenden ...

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  12. Police investigate ATM skimming at OkemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Sunday as more than 100 snowmobile racers came out for the East Coast Snowcross season opener. The Chittenden County Transportation Authority and the Green Mountain Transit Agency are going to be known as Green Mountain Transit. The Chittenden ...

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  13. CCTA, GMTA to be known as Green Mountain TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Chittenden County Transportation Authority and the Green Mountain Transit Agency are going to be known as Green Mountain Transit. In 2011, the two organizations became one legal entity, when they formalized the operating relationship between them that had existed since 2003.

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  14. 2 Vermont bus groups to be known as Green Mountain TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Chittenden County Transportation Authority and the Green Mountain Transit Agency are going to be known as Green Mountain Transit. In 2011, the two organizations became one legal entity, when they formalized the operating relationship between them that had existed since 2003.

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  15. Sen. Sears on legalization bill: No to homegrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    ... Committee is looking to combine elements of two legalization bills filed by Sens. David Zuckerman, a Chittenden County Progressive-Democrat and Jeanette White, a Democrat from Windham. Both envision a tightly regulated commercial industry. But ...

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  16. New name for Vt. public bus serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Chittenden County Transportation Authority or CCTA and the Green Mountain Transit Agency or GMTA are now rebranding to become just Green Mountain Transit. The two became one legal entity back in 2011, but never changed their name.

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  17. State of Surveillance: Digital-Age Bill Would Foster PrivacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Seven Days

    ... rushed over and performed CPR on the 28-year-old New York City man. A crowd began to form. Meanwhile, a Chittenden County deputy sheriff headed over to help at the chaotic scene. A few blocks away, just three minutes after the shooting, his ...

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  18. Buyer Would Restrict Public Access Along the Bolton PotholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Seven Days

    One of Chittenden County's most popular and dangerous swimming holes could be much more difficult to dive into next summer. Bolton resident and former selectboard member David Parot has signed a contract to purchase 3.1 acres of land on the west side of the Bolton Potholes , including the most popular path to the waterfall and the open shelf of rock where people bask in the sun and leap into the bowl-shaped cavern below.

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  19. Vt. lawmakers react to governor's budget solutionsRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... those who have commercial insurance, and it raises questions about the public," said Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden County. "It seems kind of counterintuitive that we're going to increase Medicaid payments by taxing doctors more," said Rep. Paul ...

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  20. Report: Food related jobs have increased by 5,300Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... and manufacturing to distribution and farm inputs rose by 12 percent or 5,300 jobs from 2009 to 2014. Chittenden County has the most food system jobs at 14,860. Addison County had the most farms with 814. Franklin County was second in agricultural ...

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