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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The name of a former University of Vermont president may be removed from the library because of his support of research into eugenics that helped lead to sterilizations.A panel of the UVM board of trustees advised the school Thursday to get rid of the name Bailey, for …
BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Voters in this very liberal, very white state made Kiah Morris a pioneer when in 2014 they elected her as its first black female legislator. Two years later, another Vermont surfaced: racist threats that eventually forced her to leave office in fear and …
PITTSFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say an 84-year-old woman was killed in a car crash while leaving a cemetery.Authorities say the crash happened at Pittsfield Village Cemetery on Sept. 29.Police say Lorraine Sulham was driving up a gravel hill at the cemetery around 9 a.m. when her …
NEW YORK (AP) — For transgender Americans, 2018 has been marked by series of advancements and setbacks.The steps forward have included numerous legislative actions and court rulings buttressing civil rights and a victory by a transgender candidate in Vermont's Democratic gubernatorial …
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's top law enforcement officials vowed Monday to seek the truth of decades-old allegations of physical, mental and sexual abuse and even murder at the long-closed St. Joseph's Orphanage in Burlington.Speaking at a news conference at Burlington police …
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A woman charged with manufacturing the deadly toxin ricin in her Vermont retirement community and testing it on residents was sentenced Thursday to time served and five years of probation and must undergo mental health treatment.Betty Miller, 71, also was ordered …
MORRISTOWN, Vt. (AP) — Crews worked Thursday to recover the bodies of three people who died when the glider they were in crashed in a heavily wooded section of Vermont's Sterling Mountain during what was supposed to be a 30-minute tour over the resort town of Stowe and the surrounding …
ISLAND POND, Vt. (AP) — A plane crashed in northern Vermont, killing its sole occupant.WCAX-TV reports the Vermont State Police are investigating the crash in Island Pond. The crash happened Saturday afternoon, near the John H. Boylan Airport. Emergency crews responding to a large fire about …

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