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Hunters, watch for ticks

Posted on November 12, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER, Vt. — As Vermonters head out deer hunting this fall, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds hunters to be ‘tick smart’ to prevent Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. When wading through high grass and brush or sitting still along the edges of fields and forests, hunters can easily pick up a tick.

According to officials from the Department of Health, November is one of the high-points in the year for reports of tick bites and annual cases of Lyme disease continue to rise in Vermont.

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Grants offered to Vermont organizations combatting breast cancer

Posted on November 12, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERMONT — Komen New England has announced it will offer Community Grants to organizations in Vermont that are working to meet the most critical breast health needs throughout the service area. The organization’s funding priorities for the 2019-2020 grant cycle are: patient navigation, reducing barriers to care, and education that leads to action.

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Dems neutralize Scott veto threat

Posted on November 8, 2018 |
By Colin Meyn and Xander Landen of VTDigger.org



VERMONT — A down-ballot blue wave in House races across the state has given Democrats the reinforcements they need to take on the veto pen of Gov. Phil Scott, whose mandate was also bolstered after he cruised to re-election.

The combined 100 seats won by Democrats and Progressives (with some seats still up in the air) will likely mean some major legislative fights over minimum wage, paid family leave and a tax and regulate system for marijuana.

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Wildlife officials asking for hunters' help on deer data

Posted on November 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



RUTLAND — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is asking hunters for help in a statewide initiative to gather more biological data on the state’s deer population. Hunters who get a deer during the Nov. 10-25 rifle season are asked to provide an incisor tooth from their deer when they go to a reporting station.

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How to help Vt. wildlife as habitat is decreasing

Posted on November 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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CORNWALL — What would Vermont be like without its wild animals? Find out when Middlebury College biologist and ecologist Steve Trombulak presents “Take a Walk on the Wild Side: How Animals Move In and Around Vermont” on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. at Bingham Memorial Elementary School in Cornwall.

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Caution: Rifle season is here

Posted on November 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



RUTLAND — With rifle season beginning this Saturday, Forest Service officials on the Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) are encouraging the public to use caution and to be visible and mindful of their surroundings in the coming weeks. Saturday, Nov. 10, marks the opening day of the white tail deer rifle hunt in Vermont, a lifelong tradition for many Vermonters and visitors to the Green Mountain State.

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Vermont State Police for Nov. 8

Posted on November 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — This past Sunday morning troopers with the Vermont State Police were dispatched to look into a report of an erratic driver around Route 7 and Dakin Road in Ferrisburgh. Around 10:40 a.m. on Nov. 4 police stopped a car driven Jason Rodriguez, 32, of Middlebury.

Troopers said Rodriguez exhibited signs of impairment and took him to the New Haven state police barracks for suspicion of driving under the influence. Police released Rodriguez after citing him for driving under the influence of drugs.

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Incumbents reclaim House seats in Rutland-2

Posted on November 7, 2018 |
By Russell Jones



PROCTOR — The two incumbents will keep their seats in the Rutland-2 House district after all the votes were counted on Tuesday. In a close three-person race, Democratic Rep. David Potter and Republican Rep. Tom Burditt were the top vote getters in the Nov. 6 election.

Potter received 2,001 total votes, Burditt tallied 1,842 votes, and Democrat Ken Fredette finished with 1,622 votes.

The district covers the towns of Clarendon, Proctor, Wallingford, West Rutland and Tinmouth.

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One day only: American Veterans exhibit to open at Fort Ti

Posted on November 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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TICONDEROGA, N.Y. — Fort Ticonderoga honors American Veterans with an exhibit open only on Nov. 10. This exhibit will display the knapsack and accompanying note carried by Connecticut soldier Benjamin Warner during his service with the Continental Army and is considered one of the rarest and most fragile artifacts to survive from the Revolutionary War.

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Can a tie-dye-shirt-wearing veggie farmer break the GOP grip on Rutland?

Posted on November 5, 2018 |
By Alan J. Keays



CASTLETON – Greg Cox stood alone on a narrow patch of grass surrounded by pavement and stop-and-go traffic last Wednesday afternoon. The 67-year-old West Rutland vegetable farmer, wearing a thick sweater and worn pants, waved his green and white campaign sign at those passing by.

There was barely enough turf for a lawnmower, let alone one of his tractors. It was also a little too chilly for him to be short-sleeved in one of his trademark tie-dye T-shirts.

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