The View From My Place: This Land Is (just) My Land
02/05/2016 01:33 PM EST - "This land is your land This land is my land This land was made for you and me " — Woody Guthrie Until January 2, 2016 few people had heard of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Oregon; but we know about it now. Full Story
02/04/2016 04:03 PM EST - The first month of the legislative session is typically very quiet, but this year it has been anything but subdued. As you may have heard, there had been considerable pressure to soften an interim education cost containment mechanism that was build Full Story
Marijuana legalization: Just say no
02/04/2016 09:14 AM EST - The epidemic of drug addiction and overdoses gripping Vermont, and our country at large, cries out for reform. We must change the perception that jail is an effective treatment for the disease of drug addiction, and give mental health issues the Full Story
Will anyone be willing to serve?
02/02/2016 04:34 PM EST - "Unless we take care of today's Veterans, their DNA will not step-up and serve." This profound statement was made by Colonel Patrick Guinee, Wing Commander of the Vermont Air National Guard, in his keynote address last September at the 2015 Vermont Full Story
The Manchester Journal
02/02/2016 03:58 PM EST - The last week of January in the Vermont House of Representatives was a wild one as we focused on Budget Adjustment and on Education Reform. The Budget Adjustment package makes mid-year corrections to spending to meet the needs of Vermonters. Full Story
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Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl week
Super Bowl 50: When celebrities overrun the Bay Area for a week.