- Vt. lawmakers discuss inmates' children's rights Updated: Mar-11-14 3:36 pm
- Vt. PSB approves solar project at National Life Updated: Mar-11-14 11:40 am
- Vermont Governor Shumlin calls for wage increase Updated: Mar-10-14 6:27 pm
- Vermont city's goal: 'Net zero' fossil fuel use Updated: Mar-10-14 3:13 pm
- 35 Vt. communities reject school budgets Updated: Mar-05-14 5:46 pm
- Montpelier, Vt.'s incumbent mayor tops challenger Updated: Mar-05-14 10:35 am
- Many Vt. towns supporting public bank idea Updated: Mar-05-14 8:11 am
- Vt. town supports wind project - again Updated: Mar-04-14 6:29 pm
- Vt. considers changing rule on land posting Updated: Mar-03-14 4:52 pm
- Vt. bill to ban hotel smoking rooms moves forward Updated: Feb-27-14 6:14 pm
- Correction: Shrinking Schools story Updated: Feb-26-14 6:28 pm
- Vermont considers 10-cent bag fee for retailers Updated: Feb-21-14 6:26 pm
- Vt. law protects tenants' access to water Updated: Feb-20-14 5:13 pm
- Vt. lawmakers considering cold case investigator Updated: Feb-19-14 3:37 pm
- State workers promote day at Vt. Statehouse Updated: Feb-18-14 4:34 am
- 2 Vt. think tanks hold final education debate Updated: Feb-17-14 2:35 pm
- Vt. Corrections Dept. to talk 2013 data Updated: Feb-12-14 5:07 am
- Sirotkin replaces late wife in Vermont Senate Updated: Feb-11-14 11:55 am
- Correction: XGR-Lake Cleanup story Updated: Feb-11-14 11:17 am
- EPA toxic releases decline in Vermont Updated: Feb-11-14 5:35 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont lawmakers appear to be shying away from legislation that would have established a "bill of rights" for the children of parents who are incarcerated.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The National Life Group says it's been granted a permit to build a 500-kilowatt solar array on its Montpelier campus.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin called on lawmakers Monday to raise the state minimum wage but details about how it will be implemented have yet to be finalized.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - With the launch of a wood-fueled downtown district heating system still six months away, officials in Vermont's capital city on Monday set the goal of making Montpelier a "net-zero" user of fossil fuels by 2030.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - About 35 Vermont communities have rejected their school budgets this year, according to a tally Wednesday from the Vermont School Boards Association, whose executive director sees half of those defeats as statements against rising property tax rates.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - John Hollar will be serving as mayor of Vermont's capital city once again after defeating ex-city employee Gwendolyn Hallsmith.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The majority of communities asked to support the creation of a public bank in Vermont have approved the measure at Town Meeting.
LOWELL, Vermont - Lowell voters affirmed their support Tuesday for Green Mountain Power's Kingdom Community Wind project that is making electricity for the region on a ridgeline above the community.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife will hold a public hearing about a plan to change the rules landowners must follow when posting their land against hunting, fishing or trapping.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Smoking rooms in the state's hotels and motels would be eliminated under a bill endorsed by the Vermont House on Thursday.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Feb. 25 about Vermont school governance, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the state education secretary. Her name is Rebecca Holcombe, not Holcomb.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont would require that retailers charge shoppers a 10-cent fee for disposable carryout bags in an attempt to streamline waste management and cut down on litter under a bill being debated in the Legislature, but not all businesses support the measure.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin signed a bill Thursday that ensures tenants have access to water even if their landlord doesn't pay the water bill.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont police are supporting a new bill in the state legislature that would establish a force dedicated to cold cases to restart old investigations and potentially give families of victims of unsolved murders some of the answers they are looking for.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - State workers are expected to turn out in force for the annual "lobby day" put on at the Statehouse by the Vermont State Employees' Association.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Two Vermont think tanks will be debating the role of government in education.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Department of Corrections is holding a series of public meetings to encourage community participation and support.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Long-time Montpelier lobbyist Michael Sirotkin has taken the oath of office to replace his late wife, Sally Fox, in the Vermont Senate.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Feb. 9 about a Lake Champlain cleanup plan, The Associated Press erroneously reported the time of a Feb. 12 meeting between Vermont legislators and Environmental Protection Agency officials. It is set for 10 a.m. to noon, not noon to 2 p.m.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says releases of toxic pollutants in Vermont declined by 18 percent between 2011 and 2012.