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    More than Just Trade is Involved

    06/22/2015 02:43 PM EDT
    By the time many of you read this in the newspaper, the fate of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, a sweeping trade agreement between the U.S. and some of its major trading partners, may be clearer. 
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    Six Is Enough
    06/15/2015 04:11 PM EDT - By now, virtually every aspect of Gov. Peter Shumlin's surprise announcement last week that he would not seek a fourth term in the governor's office has been sliced and diced every imaginable way possible by political analysts from the local general Full Story

    LETTERS
    Little Boys and Their Toys

    To the Editor: The police departments around the country should take stock of their psychological fitness for the job. Granted, they have a tough job, but so do many others; fire fighters, first responders, loggers, air traffic controllers, etc. Full Story
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    Need For Responsible Leadership

    Since the 2015 Legislative Session came to a close, I've watched curiously as legislative leaders and Governor Peter Shumlin pat themselves on the back for the great things accomplished this year. Just after adjournment, in fact, the Governor told Full Story
    COMMUNITY NEWS
    The Forever Fix: A Story of Gene Therapy

    MANCHESTER >> Green Mountain Academy will welcome Ricki Lewis, a science writer with a PhD in genetics, and the author of The Forever Fix: Gene Therapy and the Boy Who Saved It. The book tells the story of eight-year-old Corey Haas who was Full Story
    MOST RECENT
    More than Just Trade is Involved

    06/22/2015 02:43 PM EDT
    By the time many of you read this in the newspaper, the fate of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, a sweeping trade agreement between the U.S. and some of its major trading partners, may be clearer. 
    Full Story
    Six Is Enough
    06/15/2015 04:11 PM EDT - By now, virtually every aspect of Gov. Peter Shumlin's surprise announcement last week that he would not seek a fourth term in the governor's office has been sliced and diced every imaginable way possible by political analysts from the local general Full Story

    Pomp and Circumstance
    06/08/2015 11:36 AM EDT - This is graduation season once again at area elementary, middle and secondary schools, as students, parents and educators mark the end of one chapter and the start of another. It's an exciting time, probably most of all for the students, who can Full Story

    Southern Economic Zone
    06/01/2015 04:26 PM EDT - One of the pieces of legislation we overlooked during our recent assessment of this year's legislative session was the creation of a special economic zone for the southern Vermont region. Known as the Southern Vermont Economic Zone, and established Full Story

    Some Gave All
    05/25/2015 03:54 PM EDT - Why do people willingly put their lives in peril in times of war and conflict? Is it for love of country, or to go back to an earlier time, love — or fear — of a monarch or warlord? To defend their property, their home, village or Full Story

    Legislative Report Card
    05/19/2015 02:29 PM EDT - The first year of the 2015-16 legislative biennium may well be remembered for its unusual start and a bizarre, as well as sad and troubling end, if allegations against one of the state senators are upheld in court. Full Story

    Doug Shaw
    05/12/2015 10:13 AM EDT - Manchester lost one of its leading citizens and a link to its past last week when Doug Shaw, the former president of the insurance agency that bore his name — Shaw Insurance — passed away on May 4. Full Story

    (Nick Ut/AP)
    Singer caught in property dispute between nuns, archdiocese

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry is caught in a property dispute between a group of elderly nuns and the Los Angeles Archdiocese over who owns a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood. Full Story
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    Bristol Palin now says pregnancy was planned

    Daughter of Sarah Palin fired back at critics, after announcing last week she was pregnant.