Local lawmakers call for Vekos resignation

After she got a DUI charge, was criticized for some of her practices and lost her law license, most local lawmakers say they’ve had enough of State’s Attorney Eva Vekos.

Letter to the editor: Please impeach state’s attorney

Although she has not been convicted of a crime yet, her actions during the time of arrest and the subsequent email sent yesterday shows that she is anti-law enforcement and that in itself goes against the mission of a prosecutor.

State’s attorney under fire for email critical of police

Addison County State’s Attorney Eva Vekos — who on Jan. 25 was cited for suspicion of driving under the influence — once again found herself in the spotlight this week, following the release of an email she sent to area police leaders stating she “no long … (read more)

Vekos to begin as state’s attorney Dec. 5

It looks like Addison County State’s Attorney-elect Eva Vekos will begin her job before the traditional starting date of Feb. 1.

Voters pick Eva Vekos as the county state’s attorney

Middlebury Democrat Eva Vekos on Tuesday scored a decisive win to become the county’s new state’s attorney, besting Addison County Deputy State’s Attorney Peter Bevere, 8,478-6,147.

Letter to the editor: Bevere has right background to be state’s attorney

We value the commitment that Peter Bevere has exhibited in his career.

Letter to the editor: Bevere is best as prosecutor

For the past 16 years as a prosecutor, Peter has worked to ensure that our most vulnerable community members are protected.

Letter to the editor: Stacey, Vekos touted for sheriff, court positions

Mark is a veteran police officer from Vergennes who boasts that among his proudest accomplishments in his long career is never having a physical altercation with a civilian.

Letter to the editor: Bevere endorsed as top prosecutor

We have known Pete for decades and, as such, we can attest to his stellar character, his tremendous work ethic, and his heartfelt commitment to the citizens of Addison County.

Letter to the editor: Bevere touted for prosecutor

I am writing to proudly support Peter Bevere for Addison County State’s Attorney.

Letter to the editor: Vekos deserves prosecutor job

It is high time to have a juvenile law practitioner in the State’s Attorney’s Office.

Bevere makes new bid to win top prosecutor’s post

Peter Bevere in 2018 fell fewer than 10 votes shy of becoming Addison County’s state’s attorney. The Middlebury independent and current deputy state’s attorney is now hoping to win the position on Nov. 8, and in less of an election nail-biter than he expe … (read more)

Vekos wins primary for state’s attorney

Middlebury’s Eva Vekos scored a decisive win over Montpelier resident (Lincoln native) Tim Lueders-Dumont, 2,823-2,388, in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for Addison County state’s attorney.

Letter to the editor: Lueders-Dumont dedicated to justice and dignity

I write in support of Tim Lueders-Dumont for Addison County State’s Attorney. I have known Tim for years and know him to be hardworking and empathetic.

Letter to the editor: State’s attorney candidate lacks experience

There is too much at stake — including public safety — to trust this role to someone who is learning on the job.