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Camp Danger lets kids be kids

BENNINGTON—Vermont Arts Exchange co-founder Matthew Perry remembers playing in his father's basement, experimenting with tools and objects all day until his parents flickered the lights, …

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May our new citizenshelp get us on track

Most Americans receive the gift of United States citizenship the moment they enter the world, as a bonus for being fortunate enough to have been born within certain man-made boundaries. They don't …

Our Opinion: Freedom of the press is a Vermont value

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Lifestyles
Travel Tips: Want to stay healthy while flying?

Quay Snyder flies more than 130 times a year on commercial flights. As an aerospace medicine specialist, pilot and flight instructor, he feels perfectly safe in the air. But after each flight, to put …

A dinner fit for Julia Child

Watermelon, man!

How to keep working out on vacation

Vermont Digger
Christine Hallquist made history. Can she beat Phil Scott?

BURLINGTON — Dozens of Vermont's most notable Democrats crammed into an atrium in downtown Burlington Wednesday evening, still riding the buzz from a historic and high profile gubernatorial …

State disputes No. 1 ranking in opioid-dependent moms

Teens hit pay dirt with Youth Conservation Corps

To head off mergers, some communities consider shuttering schools

Hallquist celebrates historic victory, trains sights on Scott

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Complaint filed over Pownal voting procedures POWNAL — An apparent error in the distribution of ballots during the primary election has several Pownal residents calling for an investigation into the matter, with some advocating that a …
Health Center receives $76K grant ARLINGTON — Battenkill Valley Health Center has been awarded just over $76,000 in quality improvement grant funding in a move center officials say will help continue their work improving access …
Londonderry church celebrates 150 years LONDONDERRY — Not unlike any year, 1868 had it's highlights worldwide. President Andrew Johnson was acquitted by one vote during Senate impeachment proceedings, the refrigerator rail car was …
Students volunteer in local forests MANCHESTER — Having just dragged a metal culvert down the side of Glastenbury Mountain, Katie Rice and the team of volunteers alongside her were downright exuberant. "We got stuck in the mud …
Blue-green algae closes Saxtons River Rec SAXTONS RIVER — The Saxtons River Recreation Area has been closed until further notice because of high levels of blue-green algae, which is usually found along Lake Champlain.Rockingham Health …
Local sports
Panthers pick up pair of sweeps HOOSICK, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls golf team kicked off its 2018 season Thursday with a 5-0 win against Hoosic Valley at home.Panthers' No. 1 Ryan Bloomer topped Valley's Nolan Rafferty 5-and-4 …
Favreau competes at Mid-Amateur Championships WARREN — Stratton Mountain Country Club's Dan Favreau competed at the Vermont Mid-Amateur Championship golf tournament Thursday, shooting an 81, but just missed out on making the cut.Golfers …
SVC releases basketball schedules BENNINGTON — The Southern Vermont College athletic department released their men's and women's basketball schedules on Wednesday.The men come off a season where they went 22-6 and won the New …
'Beyond categorization': Mount Equinox ride highlight of Vermont Challenge MANCHESTER — Dozens of cyclists will have the chance of a lifetime on Sunday, as the Vermont Challenge will host a climb up Mount Equinox for the first time in the event's history.For the …
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The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local):4:15 p.m.U.S. Immigration and Customs …

113 dead turtles wash ashore on Mexican Pacific coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican environmental authorities are investigating the deaths of more than 100 endangered sea turtles whose carcasses have turned up at a wildlife sanctuary on the Pacific …

The Latest: Global tributes continue for Kofi Annan

GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the death of former U.N. secretary-general Kofi Annan (all times local):8:20 p.m.Tributes from global leaders continue for Kofi Annan, the first black African U.N. …

The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

GENOA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italy bridge collapse (all times local):6:55 p.m.A Genoa hospital says a Romanian truck driver who suffered severe cranial and chest injuries in the …

Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Right-wing demonstrators gathered Saturday in Seattle for a "Liberty or Death" rally that drew counter-protesters from the left while dozens of police kept the two sides …

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The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local):4:15 p.m.U.S. Immigration and Customs …

113 dead turtles wash ashore on Mexican Pacific coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican environmental authorities are investigating the deaths of more than 100 endangered sea turtles whose carcasses have turned up at a wildlife sanctuary on the Pacific …

The Latest: Global tributes continue for Kofi Annan

GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the death of former U.N. secretary-general Kofi Annan (all times local):8:20 p.m.Tributes from global leaders continue for Kofi Annan, the first black African U.N. …

The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

GENOA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italy bridge collapse (all times local):6:55 p.m.A Genoa hospital says a Romanian truck driver who suffered severe cranial and chest injuries in the …

Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Right-wing demonstrators gathered Saturday in Seattle for a "Liberty or Death" rally that drew counter-protesters from the left while dozens of police kept the two sides …

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Teflon Town
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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