By Associated Press | 03/12/14 09:54 AM
The Vermont House is expected to give final passage to a bill that would give doctors more flexibility in treating Lyme disease. The bill up for final action Wednesday would allow doctors to prescribe long-term antibiotics to patients diagnosed with the tick-borne illness.
By Associated Press | 03/10/14 09:29 AM
Chittenden County commuters can look forward to a hassle-free bus ride to work after the bus drivers' union and country transportation authorities reached a contract deal.
03/09/14 08:45 AM
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Chittenden County Transportation Authority says it has reached a deal with the union that represents almost 70 Vermont bus drivers, averting a strike. The authority says 19 hours of negotiations ended Sunday morning, producing a contract proposal that the union will...
By Paul Bedard | 03/06/14 04:08 PM
Progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders is readying a potential 2016 presidential primary challenge to Hillary Clinton, claiming that the “same old same old ... Clinton type of politics” won't solve the problems of the nation.
By Diane Dimond | 02/09/14 12:12 PM
Heroin is back — with a vengeance. It never really disappeared from the drug-culture landscape, of course, but its popularity center has widened these days. It's no longer the drug of choice for only the down-and-out habitual street druggie. Today, heroin has become a favorite of many...
02/03/14 10:58 AM
MONTPELIER, Vt. — It started with what seemed like a simple request: State Auditor of Accounts Doug Hoffer wanted an exemption from Vermont's public records law so he could protect the identities of state employees who report waste, fraud or abuse in their agencies. But as testimony unfolded...
By Associated Press | 02/01/14 03:42 PM
Vermont's two U.S. senators are sharply criticizing an environmental impact statement from the U.S. State Department that appears to support construction of the hotly debated Keystone oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.
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