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Barre, Vermont is located in Washington County. Zip codes in Barre, VT include 05641. The median home price in Barre is $139,500 which is roughly $93/per square foot. More Barre information.

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Monday | The Bennington Banner

Ex-worker due in court on embezzlement charges

Lisa Peduzzi of Plainfield resigned this month from her position as a claims examiner in the office of risk management.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Washington Times

Ex-Vermont employee faces embezzlement charges

A former state employee was charged Friday with embezzling more than $50,000 by using what Gov. Peter Shumlin called a "fairly sophisticated" scheme that involved setting up false claims against the state and then using the money that was to pay those claims for her own purposes.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Burlington Free Press

Brothers dig deep for 'The Quarry'

Something about Vermont's omnipresent quarries has long interested Greg and Randal Pierce.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Seven Days

Burlington Beer Fans Aim for a Co-op Brewery

Imagine this: You and your pals are thirsty for a beer. You head down to your local brewery and settle in for suds and dinner.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Gas spill closes part of Interstate 89

A gasoline spill closed part of Interstate 89 this morning. I-89 northbound is closed between exits 6 and 7-- that's the Barre and Berlin area.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WVNY

VT Special Education Funding On the Rise

BARRE, Vt.- For the better part of 30 years, Alice Farrell has been involved with special education.

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The Burlington Free Press

Firefighter charged with embezzling from union

BARRE -- The president of the local firefighters union in Barre has been accused of embezzling funds from the organization.

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The Burlington Free Press

Best Bets for week of April 10

He talks about everyday-life stuff and he almost never uses profanity, yet still manages to keep audiences laughing.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

PTSD could be added to list of conditions for medical marijuana in Vermont

House lawmakers are not convinced post-traumatic stress disorder should qualify a person to receive medical marijuana and are advocating for more research before they include that condition in a bill poised for a committee vote.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Shumlin disputes characterization of agreement with gun groups as 'deal'

Gov. Peter Shumlin on Thursday denied that his office made a deal with gun rights groups to gain support for a firearms storage initiative.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Manchester Journal

Robbing the Poor to Give to the Powerful

As the legislature wrapped up business before heading home for the Town Meeting Day break, the Vermont senate voted 22-8 in favor of An Act Related to Childcare Providers.

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The Brattleboro Reformer

Gov. Shumlin appoints Walz new Vermont House member

Gov. Peter Shumlin has appointed Tommy Walz of Barre to fill the Vermont House seat left vacant by the recent resignation of Rep. Tess Taylor.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Daily Chronicle

States revolt against powerful new painkiller

BARRE, Vt. – State officials fighting a well-publicized battle against heroin and prescription drug abuse are revolting against a powerful new painkiller that law enforcement and public health officials fear could worsen an already acute drug problem.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Vermont pushes health care enrollment to deadline

The Vermont Health Connect used social media to urge procrastinators to sign up ahead of Monday night's deadline to enroll in health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act, while acknowledging technical problems that led to a rocky start to the program.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Vermont House rejects higher taxes on rich

The Vermont House on Thursday rejected raising income tax rates on top earners to make up for cuts in federal support for food stamps as it debated tax and budget bills.

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The Bennington Banner

Vt. Senate panel considers seeking death records

The Vermont Senate panel reviewing child protection matters is considering using subpoena power to request records and documents related to the case of Dezirae Sheldon, a Poultney toddler who died after arriving at the hospital with severe head trauma in February.

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The Bennington Banner

Vt. Senate panel considers seeking death records

The Vermont Senate panel reviewing child protection matters is considering using subpoena power to request records and documents related to the case of Dezirae Sheldon, a Poultney toddler who died after arriving at the hospital with severe head trauma in February.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Bennington Banner

House majority whip steps down to take job with single payer advocacy group

Rep. Tess Taylor, majority whip of the Vermont House of Representatives, announced Friday that she would be leaving the Legislature immediately to become executive director of Vermont's CURE, a pro-single payer 501 organization funded by the American Federation of Teachers.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Property owners face flood insurance hike

More than 2,300 Vermont property owners who hold federal flood insurance policies are facing premium increases because of recent demands on the program.

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