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Vermont State Police: Police deal with two three-car crashes

Posted on November 21, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Troopers from the New Haven barracks of the Vermont State Police reported two separate three-car crashes in one day last week.

The more serious incident was in the evening of Thursday, Nov. 15. At around 8:30 p.m., troopers responded to a crash on in Ferrisburgh on South Middlebrook Road near Monkton Road. 

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Rep. Welch gears up for Democratic House

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By MICHELLE MONROE of the St. Albans Messenger



ST. ALBANS — Vermont Congressman Peter Welch believes there are issues on which Republicans and Democrats can work together in the upcoming Congress.

Although ballots are still being tallied in some states, the Democrats will take a majority in the House of Representatives in the next Congress, to be seated in January, having taken 37 formerly Republican seats with a handful still to be determined as of late last week.

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Panel pitches marijuana tax

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Kit Norton of VTDigger.org



The subcommittee on taxation and regulation will be recommending to the Governor’s Marijuana Advisory Commission that the state adopt the highest tax rate on recreational cannabis currently in New England.

It will be recommended to the full committee next month that Vermont adopt a 26 or 27 percent tax rate on cannabis sales — Massachusetts has a tax rate up to 20 percent and Maine has a 10 percent state retail sales tax, according to the drafted document.

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Movie review: Can you ever forgive me?

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Joan Ellis



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Can You Ever Forgive Me? — Running Time: 1:46 — Rating: R

“Can You Ever Forgive Me?”  is a story rooted in the truth of the life of writer Lee Israel.  The movie is carried by Melissa McCarthy as Israel and Richard E. Grant as her accomplice, Jack Hock.  I need to say up front that this one is drawing excellent reviews and appreciative audiences while adding that I found it very troubling.  Here goes with my take on this movie.

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Vermont bald eagles nest successfully in 2018

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MONTPELIER — This was another successful year for Vermont’s bald eagles with 23 known nesting pairs producing at least 33 successful young according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

The bald eagle remains on the list of species protected under Vermont’s state endangered species law, but its continued recovery success may enable it to be delisted within the next five years.

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Keep your Thanksgiving safe from cooking fires

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERMONT — There are more than three times as many home cooking fires on Thanksgiving as a typical day of the year, making it by far the leading day for U.S. home cooking fires, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). This sharp spike (a nearly 250 percent increase over the daily average) is a powerful reminder to use caution when cooking this year’s Thanksgiving feast.

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Don't let Grinches scam you this holiday

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



Another holiday season is upon us. While it should be merry and bright, there are some “Grinches” trying to take your personal information and money. Better Business Bureau encourages everyone to be informed about these 12 scams that are common during the holiday season:

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Anti-addiction drug Suboxone is Vermont's most prescribed drug

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Mike Faher of VTDigger.org



The anti-addiction drug Suboxone tops the list of most-used prescriptions in Vermont’s public health insurance system, a new state report shows.

The report says Suboxone claims rose 10.6 percent in fiscal year 2018. The drug, also known as buprenorphine, is used to combat the effects of opioid dependency.

Suboxone also was the No. 1 drug in terms of the state’s gross spending, carrying a cost of nearly $13.3 million. That cost was up almost 19 percent from the year prior.

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The Outside Story: How does the moon affect the does?

Posted on November 19, 2018 |
By Dave Mance III



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