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â€œWhen I came to Vermont I could see the Milky Way, so many stars, it was so beautiful. I havenâ€™t seen stars since I was...
The Legislature has passed a measure that will save countless animal lives and prevent childhood emergencies by requiring antifreeze to have a bittering additive.
The Vermont Senate on Tuesday voted for legislation that outlines an engineering study of disinfection alternatives that could be used by state water districts.
BURLINGTON, Vt. â€” Vermont has a probable case of swine flu. The state Health Department says an Orleans County adult may have been exposed while traveling out of state to an area that has confirmed cases of the H1N1 virus. The person, whose identity and hometown weren't released, didn't travel internationally.
BENNINGTON, Vt. â€” Vermont farmers may soon be allowed to sell more raw milk.
Vermont's first probable case of influenza A (H1N1) â€” or swine flu â€” came as no surprise to health professionals Wednesday and almost certainly will not be the last local case, Vermont's Health Commissioner Wendy Davis said.
This is the first LEED Platinum home in Vermont, although perhaps more importantly, it's a documented and legitimate zero net energy home. From January 2008 to January 2009, the 2,800...
Gov. James Douglas late Wednesday ordered the Vermont National Guard to ship nearly 30,000 courses of antiviral medicine to hospitals around the state, acting on the advice of public health officials overseeing the state's swine-flu preparations.
Because sometimes, we gotta give it up for our home state.Green Upâ€™s mission is to promote the stewardship of our stateâ€™s natural landscape and waterways and the livability of our communities by involving people in Green Up Day and raising public awareness about the benefits of a litter-free environment.Vermontâ€™s Green Up Day began in [...]
Three Bristol high school students were unsure of the reaction they would get this week as they asked lawmakers to approve a new tax on the use of plastic grocery bags. But they probably weren't expecting advice.