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Stories with place: Montpelier
  • Correction: Vermont-Gas Pipeline story 
    Updated: Nov-24-15 2:32 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Nov. 23 about cost overruns in a pipeline expansion project, The Associated Press reported erroneously on who could end up paying the full cost. It would be Vermont Gas ratepayers, not taxpayers.

  • Vermont lawmakers to get preview of upcoming issues 
    Updated: Nov-23-15 4:02 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont lawmakers are being invited to Montpelier the week after Thanksgiving to get a preview of the issues they'll be facing when they reconvene in January.

  • Think tank paints dreary Vermont jobs picture 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 11:08 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - A Montpelier think tank has taken to putting out its own monthly interpretation of Vermont's jobs picture, and this month's report from the Public Assets Institute paints it as bleak.

  • Dueling rallies show support, concern about Syrian refugees 
    Updated: Nov-20-15 4:44 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermonters opposed to bringing Syrian refugees to the state and those in favor of offering refuge to people fleeing the war-torn country held dueling rallies outside the Statehouse Friday.

  • Smith announces he's suspending gubernatorial campaign 
    Updated: Nov-17-15 2:12 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont House Speaker Shap Smith has announced he's dropping out of the race for the 2016 Democratic nomination for governor because his wife is being treated for breast cancer.

  • 2016 teacher of the year to be honored 
    Updated: Nov-16-15 4:01 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont's 2016 teacher of the year will be honored this coming week by the governor and state Board of Education.

  • Racial profiling to be discussed at ACLU annual meeting 
    Updated: Nov-05-15 4:02 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Racial profiling will be the focus of a panel discussion during the American Civil Liberties Union of Vermont's annual meeting this weekend.

  • Company launches Bernie Sanders-inspired underwear line 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 2:38 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Employees of a Vermont company have launched a side business selling underwear featuring a black-and-white drawing of the face of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

  • Correction: Obit-Snelling story 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 1:09 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Nov. 2 about the death of former Lt. Gov. Barbara Snelling, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of consecutive terms her late husband served. Richard Snelling served four consecutive two-year terms as governor, not two four-year terms.

  • English professor invested as Vermont poet laureate 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 10:21 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - An English professor at Rhode Island's Providence College is Vermont's latest poet laureate.

  • Vermont to hold forums on cost of adequate education 
    Updated: Nov-01-15 8:37 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Legislature is holding public forums this month on the cost of an adequate education in Vermont.

  • Police: Dispensary employees were growing pot at their home 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 12:59 pm

    MORETOWN, Vermont - Police a couple who work at a marijuana dispensary in Vermont's capital city have been accused of growing the drug at home.

  • State workers' union, judiciary: Beef up courthouse security 
    Updated: Oct-27-15 5:41 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - A union representing state workers seized on a recent courthouse sexual-assault claim to support its argument about the need for better courthouse security.