Something for nothing? Social media data used to manipulate elections

Facebook may be free of charge, but according to an explosive expose drawing from several inside sources, there is a price: your privacy. On March 17 reports simultaneously published by…

Teen Gunman Opens Fire at Florida High School

A teenaged gunman identified as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz has been accused of opening fire on students and teachers at his former high school in Parkland, Flordia. He was apprehended while…

16 Years of War in Afghanistan with No End in Sight

U.S. continues to face fierce resistance as Islamist forces grow with funds from international heroin trade. For more than 16 years, the United States and its allies have been engaged…

REPORT: Home sales decline throughout Cold Hollow region

Although Franklin County remains one of the most affordable markets in Vermont, home sales continue to decline. That information along with other figures home-sellers in Northern Vermont may find discouraging,…

Hunger, Poverty and Quality of Life Issues Continue to Challenge Vermont Policy Makers

SOUTH BURLINGTON – Hunger Free Vermont, a non-profit focusing on issues of food insecurity and poverty throughout the state have released a shocking report indicating that over 10% of Vermonters…

Vermont’s Connection to the 2016 Sequel of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VT – A Vermont writer, J.D. Thomason, has recently branched out becoming active in the movie business. Thomason, a resident of Enosburg Falls, has been capturing human interest stories…

Weed Receives Sanders’ Endorsement

From the Weed in the House Campaign Franklin-7 state representative candidate Cindy Weed of Enosburg has been endorsed by U.S. Senator, Bernie Sanders. Weed is the only Franklin County candidate endorsed…

Universal Background Checks For All Gun Sales In Vermont: Legislation Faces Staunch Opposition, Implementation Challenges

Originally published in The County Courier. On August 4, state Sen. Philip Baruth (D-Chittenden) and other leading Democratic lawmakers joined with Gun Sense Vermont to host a rally supporting legislation…

CMP adds New England to Travel Match series

The national Civilian Marksmanship Program announced this week the addition of a new location to its popular Travel Match series. The New England CMP Games will be held Sept. 14-18 at…

Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge Open House and Art Exhibit

The Refuge will celebrate the 23nd anniversary of International Migratory Bird Day on Saturday, May 21, 2016.  The theme for 2016 IMBD is “Spread Your Wings for Bird Conservation.” Activities…