• Nupp promoted to Stratton CEO - 10/02/2015 11:20 AM EDT
    Bennington schools using a data-driven approach to improving education

    10/08/2015 06:58 PM EDT
    BENNINGTON >> The Bennington School District board meeting on Wednesday featured a presentation on data-driven education by Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union director of curriculum development Laura Boudreau, Bennington Elementary principal 
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    Vermont Yankee hearings on spent fuel drag on
    10/08/2015 03:01 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO >> In what it described as Entergy's "cribbed, highly selective, and distorted interpretation" of testimony submitted to the Vermont Public Service Board, the New England Coalition is objecting to Entergy's motion to have evidence Full Story

    Vermont PSB approves solar projects in Guilford, Londonderry
    10/08/2015 01:23 PM EDT - GUILFORD >> The Vermont Public Service Board recently approved a pair of solar projects in Windham County. In Londonderry, Integrated Solar received a certificate of public good for a 150 kilowatt interconnected group net-metered system on Full Story

    Woodford school board appoints new member
    10/07/2015 06:27 PM EDT - WOODFORD >> The Woodford Hollow Elementary School Board appointed a third member of Wednesday, putting them at full strength for the first time since Avis Bruce-Hurley resigned her seat last December. Full Story

    Four apply for two seats on Shaftsbury planning commission
    10/07/2015 06:27 PM EDT - SHAFTSBURY >> The Select Board on Monday interviewed four candidates for two open positions on the town's planning commission. The commission was reduced to three members, Chris Williams, Abigail Beck, and David Spurr, after Bill Pennebaker Full Story

    Oktoberfest to bring taste of Germany
    10/08/2015 09:48 AM EDT - BENNINGTON >> For the fifth year in a row, the NorShaft Lions Club will bring a taste of Munich to Southern Vermont. The organization's annual Oktoberfest — a local take on the Bavarian celebration of the fall harvest — returns to Full Story

    Q&A with Shap Smith
    10/08/2015 09:48 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Shap Smith, 49, the Speaker of the Vermont House of Representatives, announced his candidacy for governor on Aug. 20, becoming the first of three prominent Democrats to announce their interest in the state's highest political Full Story

    School board mulls merger study
    10/07/2015 01:27 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Forming a formal study committee to analyze options for the school district is the next step before the town's school board under Act 46, legislation passed earlier this year aimed at nudging local school districts to seek out Full Story

    Manchester woman provides K-9 ballistic vest for state police
    10/07/2015 12:44 PM EDT - MANCHESTER — A Manchester Center woman is responsible for funding the donation of a protective vest for one of the Vermont State Police's dogs. Judith Douglass made a donation to Vested Interest in K9s Inc. Full Story

    Barn Sale raises record $37,000 for UCS
    10/05/2015 08:59 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> This year's annual Barn Sale to benefit United Counseling Service, held on Sept. 19 and 20, was a great success, according to event organizers, raising more for the organization than ever before. Full Story

  • Golfers raise money for veteran groups - 10/02/2015 11:40 AM EDT
  • Bear corridor secured in East Dorset - 09/30/2015 03:51 PM EDT
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    John Stamos reportedly took date rape drug

    The “Grandfathered” and “Full House” actor is accused on being on GHB when arrested in June, he claims he was using the drug to “lean out body mass.”