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Stories with place: Montpelier
  • Teen advocates to rally against e-cigarettes at State House 
    Updated: Feb-09-16 4:20 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Teen advocates will march to the Vermont State House in Montpelier this week as part of an effort to let lawmakers know about the dangers of e-cigarettes to lawmakers.

  • Correction: Vermont Lawmaker-Sex Charges story 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 10:34 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Feb. 5 about the upcoming sex-assault trial of suspended Vermont state Sen. Norman McAllister, The Associated Press reported erroneously on who had given rides home to one of the alleged victims. Defense attorney Brooks McArthur said one of the potential witnesses had given the rides, not that McArthur had done so.

  • Branded for Bernie: Dozens get inked with free Sanders tat 
    Updated: Feb-06-16 10:38 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Fans of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders are wearing their support for him on their sleeves - and on their rib cages, calves, necks and backs.

  • Vermont to get little to no snow in storm 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 12:45 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - With little to no snow in Vermont, some are lamenting that the storm is hitting southern New England, not the Green Mountain state.

  • Virginia man in same-sex custody case ordered to prison story has photos
    Updated: Feb-02-16 9:06 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - A pastor convicted of helping a Virginia woman flee the country rather than share custody of her daughter with her former Vermont same-sex partner has been ordered to federal prison after a court rejected an appeal of his 2012 conviction.

  • Long-time clerk of the Vermont House Don Milne dies at 81 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 6:33 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Donald Milne, a long-time clerk of the Vermont House who started working at the Montpelier Statehouse in 1960, has died. He was 81.

  • Correction: Food Jobs-Vermont story 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 11:54 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - In a story Jan. 20 about food-related jobs, The Associated Press reported erroneously the amount that local food purchases have increased. It was $189 million, not $189 billion.

  • Vermont governor: Increase fees on doctors, mutual funds 
    Updated: Jan-21-16 6:02 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Gov. Peter Shumlin on Thursday unveiled a $1.53 billion general fund budget for the upcoming fiscal year that calls for new or higher fees on independent doctors and dentists as well as mutual funds, and strengthens security at state buildings following the August murder of a child protection worker.

  • Vermont Senate votes to repeal school spending penalties 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:04 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont school boards are trying to follow the bouncing ball on education spending in Montpelier, and it's getting harder.

  • Author donating Civil War painting to Vermont Statehouse 
    Updated: Jan-18-16 12:13 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - A Vermont author who specializes in the state's role in the Civil War is donating to the Statehouse a painting of Vermont troops at the Battle of Bull Run.

  • Vermont History Museum hosts diversity talk 
    Updated: Jan-17-16 8:21 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont's historic and growing diversity will be the topic of a discussion at the Vermont History Museum in Montpelier on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

  • Abortion foes plan rally observing Roe anniversary 
    Updated: Jan-16-16 5:02 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Abortion foes are holding their annual march through Vermont's capital and rally at the Statehouse.