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MONTPELIER (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is encouraging hunters to wear fluorescent orange.   Full Story
SOUTH ROYALTON (AP) - The Vermont Agency of Agriculture is going to be gathering opinions on proposed new federal food safety rules.   Full Story
MONTPELIER (AP) - Nearly a month after the advent of Vermont's new law banning cellphones and other hand-held devices while driving, the state's motor vehicles chief says it's likely best to leave the electronics alone altogether and focus on driving.   Full Story
BURLINGTON (AP) - The writer Salman Rushdie, who gained international fame with the publication of his book The Satanic Verses in 1988 and then was threatened with death for allegedly blaspheming Islam, is set to pay a visit to Vermont in January.   Full Story
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A new report is shows there's been statewide progress in children's oral health in New Hampshire.   Full Story
BOSTON (AP) - A New England supermarket chain that was nearly brought to its knees by a feud among owners and a revolt by workers is quickly putting the turmoil behind it.   Full Story
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Youth deer hunting weekend is underway in New Hampshire.   Full Story
WESTMINSTER -- Harlow Farm has forever conserved 118 acres of farm land.   Full Story
BRATTLEBORO -- Less than a month after Kobie McDurfee was accused of holding a knife to a woman's throat in Brattleboro, he was arrested for possessing drugs and wrestling with police.   Full Story
BRATTLEBORO -- After pleading guilty to several drug-related offenses, and prior to being sentenced to both prison time and probation, John Preterotti offered an apology.   Full Story
MONTPELIER -- Nuclear watchdog groups said Friday that Entergy Corp. is trying to cut costs at reactors it owns in Vermont, Massachusetts and New York, and may be placing safety in jeopardy as a result.   Full Story
BRATTLEBORO -- Based on weather forecasts, the closure of Upper Dummerston Road has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Oct.   Full Story
BRATTLEBORO -- The Brattleboro Community Thanksgiving Dinner will hold its 11th annual celebration at the Robert H.   Full Story
BURLINGTON (AP) - The union that represents about 350 University of Vermont service workers has ratified a new contract.   Full Story
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The only company that sold health insurance under the federal health care overhaul law in New Hampshire this year says its average customer will see no increase in premiums in 2015.   Full Story