River Fest 2018 Scheduled for June 23

COLD HOLLOW – Later this month, the general public is invited to attend River Fest 2018 at Davis Park for an afternoon of family fun, sponsored by Cold Hollow to…

Net Neutrality Repealed

Net-neutrality, a policy principle intended to prevent internet service providers from deliberately blocking, slowing-down or unfairly promoting web content, has been repealed. The policy, once embraced by both congressional Democrats…

REVIEW: Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Fred Rogers, better known by millions as “Mister Rogers,” was one of the most beloved television personalities of the twentieth century. His self-produced, PBS-supported children’s program, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood brought…

Out-of-state workers offered Vermont state funds to relocate to state as legislation moves to shut down tax dispute

While many young Vermonters are struggling to find stable, gainful employment in the state, the legislature passed a bill on Wednesday that will offer eligible out-of-state workers willing to move…

Legislature Votes to Legalize Marijuana but with Restrictions

On July 1, 2018, Vermont will join several other states across the country in removing all state-imposed criminal penalties for possession of marijuana. In January, Gov. Phil Scott broke rank…

Iraq Elects New Government

On May 12, 2018, the people of Iraq mobilized to participate in a much anticipated election to decide who would serve among the 329 members of the Council of Representatives…

Cuba Elects New President

HAVANA – Parliamentary elections to elect new members to the National Assembly of People’s Power, the highest legislative body in the Republic of Cuba, were held on March 11, 2018,…

North Korea Announces it Will Suspend Nuclear Development and Missile Tests

TOKYO – The leader of the Democratic Peoples’ Republic of Korea (DPRK), or North Korea for short,  Kim Jong Un, announced that his country would suspend nuclear weapons and missile…

Vermont Hunter Reports Encounter with “Ten Foot Tall Dogman” Monster

Report is the most recent account in a series of incidents reviving an old werewolf legend. “Al,” the pseudonym used for a young man with aspirations to enter a career,…

New Vermont Gun Laws: State Officials May Profit from Gun Seizures

MONTPELIER – In a highly controversial move, Vermont’s Republican Governor Phil Scott has broken rank with his constituents by signing new legislation that dramatically restricts the rights of gun-owners in…