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Vermont regulators have ordered the Washington Electric Co-operative to suspend its net metering program, saying the small utility is violating state law.
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"We need to rid ourselves from the reputation that we are a town where you can't get a parking space," said Brian Cain of the Capitol Plaza Hotel.
The owner of a Johnson pub is due to appear before the Vermont Liquor Control Board Wednesday to face seven charges, ranging from his staff failing to check identification to permitting intoxicated customers to remain on the premises.
For two years, Campaign for Vermont has been simmering on the side. Now the group hopes to move into the mix.
Eighteen different grades of maple syrup are displayed in East Montpelier, Vt. Vermont lawmakers are considering whether to drop the state's traditional maple labeling system in favor of an international one.
An investigation into a Vermont Liquor Control investigator's time sheet was a retaliatory act by management after it was questioned about the overtime collected by the head of the department's enforcement division, according to a new unfair labor practice charge.
A Vermont man convicted of killing a baby 20 years ago has been charged with burglary after police say DNA linked him to a blood-spattered pamphlet at the crime scene.
In this Sept. 4, 2013, file photo, cans of Heady Topper roll off the line at The Alchemist in Waterbury, Vt.
It's a sure sign the holiday season is here. The Vt. Statehouse Christmas tree is ready to be lit.
The Committee on Administrative Rules voted last month against allowing advanced-practice registered nurses and physician assistants to seclude, restrain or medicate patients against their will.
It's called education spending and the tax increases they create. Last year, the state legislature pushed through a 5 cent increase in the statewide property tax for residential and non-residential properties to help pay the freight for educating Vermont's youngsters.
A celebration in Montpelier Wednesday evening-- the eighth light on the menorah in front of the Vt.