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Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 05:13 PM EDT

Former Exec Would Be Nation's First Transgender Governor

Former Exec Would Be Nation's First Transgender Governor

One of the most closely-watched races in Tuesday’s Vermont Primary was between the Democrats who want their party’s nomination for governor in November, and one candidate, in particular, received considerable...

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 10:42 AM EDT

Voters in Conn., Vt. Head to Polls for Primary Races

Voters in Conn., Vt. Head to Polls for Primary Races

Republican and Democratic voters in Connecticut and Vermont are heading to the polls to vote in the states' primaries Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 09:03 AM EDT

Northeast Governors, Eastern Canada Premiers Meet in Vermont

Northeast Governors, Eastern Canada Premiers Meet in Vermont

Some governors from the northeast U.S. and premiers from eastern Canada on Monday called for the end of the trade war between the U.S. and Canada and a successful renegotiation of the North American Free...

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 06:11 PM EDT

Gun Rights Are Focal Point in Vt. GOP Gubernatorial Primary

Gun Rights Are Focal Point in Vt. GOP Gubernatorial Primary

Tuesday, voters in Vermont go to the polls for the state's primary elections. On the Republican side, the race for governor has featured extensive discussions of gun rights during the primary campaigns. "It...

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 02:40 PM EDT

14-Year-Old Boy Uses Legal Quirk to Run for Vermont Governor

14-Year-Old Boy Uses Legal Quirk to Run for Vermont Governor

One of the four Vermont Democrats seeking the party nomination to run for governor in the fall election isn't old enough to vote, let alone drive. Ethan Sonneborn, 14, of Bristol, met the requirements to be...

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 05:10 PM EDT

Vt. Shelter Ensures Better Match for Pet Parents

Vt. Shelter Ensures Better Match for Pet Parents

Ahead of the annual Clear the Shelters event this weekend, a participating non-profit in southern Vermont hopes prospective pet adopters will consider a series of questions as they prepare to visit their area...

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 01:10 PM EDT

Northeast Governors, Eastern Canada Premiers Meet in Vermont

Northeast Governors, Eastern Canada Premiers Meet in Vermont

Governors from the U.S. northeast and premiers from eastern Canada will be meeting in Vermont, where they are expected to discuss a variety of issues amid a trade dispute between Washington and Ottawa.

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 04:48 AM EDT

Moose Killed in Vermont Car Crash

Moose Killed in Vermont Car Crash

A moose died late Sunday after it was struck by a car in Elmore, Vermont.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 11:03 AM EDT

Georgia Man Accused of Kidnapping in Vermont

Georgia Man Accused of Kidnapping in Vermont

A man was arrested in Guilford, Vermont for kidnapping after an individual claimed he was forced to caA man was arrested in Guilford, Vermont for kidnapping after an individual claimed he was forced to cash a...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 08:31 PM EDT

Potential Cancer-Causing Chemical in Vt. Neighborhood

Potential Cancer-Causing Chemical in Vt. Neighborhood

The EPA is looking into whether industrial solvents may pose a threat for part of the Old North End around Elmwood Avenue in Burlington, Vermont.