- Former workers: Vermont Transportation intolerant of gays Updated: Jul-31-15 12:29 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Three former highway maintenance employees are accusing the Vermont Agency of Transportation of mistreating them because they are gay.
- 3 plead not guilty to Medicaid fraud Updated: Jul-31-15 7:46 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Three people have pleaded not guilty to Medicaid fraud, related to claims made in providing care to a disabled adult.
- Economic upturn seen spreading through Vermont Updated: Jul-22-15 8:56 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont's economic recovery from the Great Recession has been led by Chittenden County, but other parts of the state are now starting to see signs of economic life as well.
- Montpelier, railroad agree: Remove weeds without herbicides Updated: Jul-19-15 3:22 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A populated stretch of railroad in Montpelier is not going to receive herbicide after officials outlawed the spray because of nearby residents' concerns over its effect on people.
- Study shows Northeast states benefit from carbon cap program Updated: Jul-13-15 10:28 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Amid complaints that planned federal rules to cut carbon emissions will hurt the economy, a new study says the northeastern states that already have moved in that direction are seeing economic benefits.
- Montpelier passes smoke-free parks ordinance Updated: Jul-12-15 8:34 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Montpelier has passed an ordinance to make the city's parks smoke-free.
- Federal funding fight could stall Vermont road projects Updated: Jul-07-15 3:46 pm
EAST MONTPELIER, Vermont - U.S. Rep. Peter Welch stood with state and local officials next to a deteriorating state highway bridge on Tuesday to highlight frustration with congressional inaction on funding a new multiyear transportation program.
- Vermont independent school receives approval from state Updated: Jul-06-15 6:49 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - An independent school in Vermont has received approval from the state to use public dollars for student tuition.
- On gas, nuclear, hydro, Vermont ducks energy problems Updated: Jul-05-15 11:17 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - When Vermont became the first state to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in 2012, Gov. Peter Shumlin said the ban was "in keeping with our environmental ethic and our protection of our natural resources."
- Wettest June on record for Montpelier Updated: Jul-03-15 3:43 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Following a dry spring, parts of Vermont were pummeled by rain in June, giving a soggy start to the hiking and camping season.