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By Michelle StephensI sat down to write this week's column. I propped my very pregnant body up with a few pillows and opened my laptop. I connected to our wifi and logged into my Google Docs account. The blank document and blinking cursor held so … more
The emergence of interfaith gatherings and coalitions working together to address the complex issues of these times is a hopeful sign for humanity. It is especially significant to note that the spirit of compassion and mutual respect are sparks that … more
From Rep. David Deen: Natural Resources, Fish and Wildlife committee is working on a dam safety bill that will create a registry of dams and put dam safety engineering review all in one agency, The Department on Environmental Conservation instead of … more
By Arlo MudgettA string of bright, sunny days here in February holds the promise of spring, yet we are about a month away from the Vernal Equinox, or the first day of spring. It will be my 46th year of holding a valid motorcycle license, so … more
Addiction is a national crisis; left untreated, the ripple affect will continue to change the fabric of our society. Only step outside your door, walk down Main Street or in the confines of your car, listen to a radio station or sit comfortably in … more
In response to a report that was broadcast on Feb. 3 by WCAX broadcast on the reported plan being considered by the Vermont Principals Association to not allow tackle football before high school. As a long-time high school and youth football coach … more
By Chloe LeareyThe fourth edition of Building Bright Futures' annual report "How are Vermont's Yong Children and Families," released in December, included two additional features — recommendations for action and regional profiles.The … more
Although I've never read a scientific paper on the value of hedges for garden plants, my personal theory is that they are beneficial, particularly in winter. They break the cold winter winds that damage flower buds on trees and shrubs in cold times … more
There were many shocking moments in the 45th president's undisciplined 77-minute press pummeling the other day.To call it a "conference" would be to erroneously imply a dialogue or discussion. Instead, Trump continued his dark, authoritarian attack … more
We have an aging workforce in Vermont and a student population that is confused by the choice to pursue a traditional college education or prepare for a career in the trades. It's a fact: businesses across the state lack trained employees to fill … more
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