• Putney Mountain land deal completed - 08/01/2014 06:26 AM EDT
  • College News - 07/25/2014 09:05 PM EDT
    Our Opinion: A good first step

    07/31/2014 10:21 PM EDT
    The U.S.government has a long way to go to restore trust following the revelation of massive spying on Americans citizens by the National Security Agency. 
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    Our Opinion: A basket case
    07/30/2014 10:16 PM EDT - Many of our readers on the west side of the Connecticut River have been traveling to the Granite State to shop at the Market Basket in Swanzey that opened two years ago. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Racking up debt
    07/29/2014 10:19 PM EDT - We all love to rail against the government for overspending and overtaxing. Full Story

    Our Opinion: The lesson of World War I
    07/28/2014 09:57 PM EDT - One hundred years ago yesterday, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, igniting a conflict that would take the lives of more than 10 million soldiers and seven million civilians. Full Story

    Their Opinion: Safe to eat?
    07/27/2014 08:43 PM EDT - The Kennebec Journal of Augusta (Maine) writes: As consumers, we take it for granted that the food we prepare for ourselves and our families is safe to eat. Full Story

    Our Opinion: City of indecision?
    07/26/2014 09:32 AM EDT - Over the past few months, decisions that appeared to be set in stone in Brattleboro turned out to be written in the sand. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Medical mistakes cost money and lives
    07/24/2014 09:31 PM EDT - Back in 1999, the Institute of Medicine conducted a landmark study, "To Err is Human," which reported that nearly 100,000 people die in hospitals each year due to preventable medical errors. Full Story

    Our Opinion: The disposables
    07/23/2014 11:29 PM EDT - Governors such as Deval Patrick of Massachusetts and our own Peter Shumlin have taken the lead in the Northeast to offer refuge to the Central American children who are housed in deplorable conditions along the United States' border with Mexico. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Making sure our kids count
    07/22/2014 09:35 PM EDT - The latest Kids Count report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation is out. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Look deeper than the headlines
    07/21/2014 10:06 PM EDT - The news out of Chicago following the Fourth of July holiday was horrendous: More than 75 people were shot, resulting in the deaths of more than a dozen men, women and children. Full Story

    Otter attacks swimmers in Washington river

    SEATTLE (AP) — State and federal wildlife agents are trying to trap the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in the Pilchuck River about 30 miles northeast of Seattle. Full Story
    Correction: Obit-James Garner story

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story July 20 about the death of TV legend James Garner, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the actor was "found dead. Full Story