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Gradinger takes reins at Kindle Farm
10/24/2014 11:03 PM EDT
NEWFANE -- When Drew Gradinger first applied at Kindle Farm, he did not have enough experience for the teaching job he wanted. 
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Hinsdale, TransCanada reach valuation settlement
10/24/2014 11:04 PM EDT - HINSDALE, N.H. -- The town reached an agreement on Friday with TransCanada on the valuation of the Vernon hydroelectric station, resolving the pending property tax appeals for tax years 2010 through 2013. Full Story

NATIONAL NEWS
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World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk BAMAKO, Mali (AP) -- Many people in Mali are at high risk of catching Ebola because the toddler who brought the disease to the country was bleeding from her nose as she traveled on a bus from Guinea, the World Health Organization warned Friday. Full Story
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World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk BAMAKO, Mali (AP) -- Many people in Mali are at high risk of catching Ebola because the toddler who brought the disease to the country was bleeding from her nose as she traveled on a bus from Guinea, the World Health Organization warned Friday. Full Story

BUSINESS


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Petropoulos named AIRROC Person of the Year BRATTLEBORO -- The Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Run-Off Companies has named Anna Petropoulos, founder and president of Apetrop USA, Inc. Full Story

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Farm to Plate tackles food equity issues

10/24/2014 11:17 PM EDT
KILLINGTON -- Vermont's food system has grown $1. 
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Region in Brief
10/24/2014 09:25 PM EDT - Strikers continue to target FairPoint owners WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) -- A group of striking FairPoint workers is picketing a meeting of Colby College’s trustees, saying one of them has the power to force the telephone company to return to the bargaining table. Full Story

Medicaid expansion, budget top New Hampshire governor's debate
10/23/2014 09:55 PM EDT - CONCORD, N.H. -- Medicaid expansion and the state budget emerged as key issues Wednesday in Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan and Republican businessman Walt Havenstein's first televised debate.  Full Story

Vermont marks 40th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act
10/23/2014 09:56 PM EDT - BURLINGTON -- Biologists and conservationists from across Vermont were in Burlington Thursday for a conference celebrating the 40th anniversary of the state's Endangered Species Act and Vermont's experience protecting the its most vulnerable plants and animals. Full Story

Vermont opens state-of-the-art public health laboratory
10/23/2014 03:12 PM EDT - COLCHESTER -- State officials and the University of Vermont College of Medicine say a new, state-of-the-art laboratory co-located with the college's research facility will enhance the work of both. Full Story

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center to take New Hampshire Ebola patients
10/23/2014 06:31 AM EDT - LEBANON, N.H. (AP) -- If a patient is diagnosed with Ebola in New Hampshire, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center will be the sole hospital in the state designated to provide long-term care, the center announced. Full Story

Court rules GOP governors group violated campaign law in Vermont
10/22/2014 10:12 PM EDT - MONTPELIER -- A court has determined that the Republican Governors Association violated campaign finance law in 2010 by taking in contributions larger than the state limit of $2,000 and that its attempt to set up a new independent expenditure political action committee didn't get it around the law. Full Story

Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street. Full Story
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Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

NEW YORK (AP) — Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater. Full Story
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'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.