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Kiah Morris case prompts computer investigation questions

BENNINGTON — Should police have done more sooner to investigate online threats and harassment reported against a Vermont state representative?Was it a failure by law enforcement — from …

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Another View: Lifting the lid on dark money

A legal battle has usefully pried open a closed door in politics, raising hope of more transparency and accountability. Chief Judge Beryl Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of …

Editorial: Insidious form of racism exposed on campuses

Our Opinion: Censorship in Burlington

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Lifestyles
Treating phobias: New era in virtual reality therapy

Dick Tracey didn't have to visit a tall building to get over his fear of heights. He put on a virtual reality headset.Through VR, he rode an elevator to a high-rise atrium that looked so real he fell …

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Skatepark preliminary design unveiled MANCHESTER — Dreams of a permanent skatepark for Manchester have finally taken shape, on paper and in 3D digital renderings that were unveiled to members of the Manchester Skatepark Committee …
Work-training classes at CDC seek to develop workforce BENNINGTON— The Vermont Career and Development Center is partnering with several local manufacturing businesses to offer a job-ready training course. This course, called CNC (Computer Numeric …
Opening The Next Chapter MANCHESTER — The restaurant space at the Northshire Bookstore won't be empty for long.A trio of talented friends, with skills in food, business and design, is taking on the challenge of …
Making cider a time-honored tradition WESTMINSTER — Apples — and apple cider — are in Tim Allen's blood.In a back room at the busy Allen Brothers Farms store in Westminster, the magic of turning crates and crates of …
Device made by Mack could save horses' lives ARLINGTON — It was May 6, 2006 when the American thoroughbred racehorse Barbaro cruised to victory in the Kentucky Derby. Two weeks later in the Preakness Stakes, Barbaro fractured three bones …
Local sports
Arlington blanks Long Trail on road DORSET — A win is a win, but for Arlington girls soccer coach Aaron Wood, his team needs to be better.The Eagles shut out Long Trail School 3-0 on the road Thursday, but Wood was hoping his …
Lilly Phillips scores goal in Cambridge loss CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — The Cambridge girls soccer team got on the board first, but couldn't build on that as they fell to Mechanicville 3-1 Wednesday.Lilly Phillips scored the lone goal for the …
Last-minute goal sinks Arlington ARLINGTON — The Arlington boys soccer team outshot its opponent Green Mountain by a healthy margin Wednesday night at Werner Field, but in soccer, the only shots that really count are the ones …
Pittsfield tops Mount Anthony in straight sets BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony volleyball team fell to Pittsfield in straight sets Wednesday at home for a 3-0 loss.The first set was very back in forth with the Generals edging the Patriots …
National News

Pope to honor victims of Soviet and Nazi crimes in Baltics

KAUNAS, Lithuania (AP) — Pope Francis is paying tribute to the Lithuanians who suffered and died during Soviet and Nazi occupations on the day the country remembers the near extermination of …

100 years ago, US fought its deadliest battle in France

PARIS (AP) — It was America's deadliest battle ever, with 26,000 U.S. soldiers killed, tens of thousands wounded and more ammunition fired than in the whole of the Civil War. The …

Swiss vote on bids to improve food quality, protect farmers

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to protect Swiss farmers more and ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, …

UK's Labour party ponders supporting new Brexit referendum

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference — whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's impending departure from the …

Details of Thursday hearing for Kavanaugh accuser to be set

WASHINGTON (AP) — Details must be worked out on a tentative agreement for a Thursday hearing for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, to tell the Senate Judiciary Committee about …

World News

Pope to honor victims of Soviet and Nazi crimes in Baltics

KAUNAS, Lithuania (AP) — Pope Francis is paying tribute to the Lithuanians who suffered and died during Soviet and Nazi occupations on the day the country remembers the near extermination of …

100 years ago, US fought its deadliest battle in France

PARIS (AP) — It was America's deadliest battle ever, with 26,000 U.S. soldiers killed, tens of thousands wounded and more ammunition fired than in the whole of the Civil War. The …

Swiss vote on bids to improve food quality, protect farmers

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to protect Swiss farmers more and ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, …

UK's Labour party ponders supporting new Brexit referendum

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference — whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's impending departure from the …

Details of Thursday hearing for Kavanaugh accuser to be set

WASHINGTON (AP) — Details must be worked out on a tentative agreement for a Thursday hearing for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, to tell the Senate Judiciary Committee about …

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Teflon Town: ChemFab's Toxic Legacy

Teflon Town: ChemFab's toxic legacy is a five-part series on the history of the company in Bennington and the impact of water contamination from the factories on local residents.

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