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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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

 

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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

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Custom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minneosta startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold. Full Story
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Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

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