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A look at what's behind Vermont budget shortfalls

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - For at least the ninth year in a row, Vermont is looking at a budget gap for the coming fiscal year - a situation in which projected revenues do not meet projected demand for spending. Here's a primer on why this keeps happening.

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Republican Phil Scott kicks off campaign for governor

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Republican Lieutenant Gov. Phil Scott has kicked off his campaign for governor, saying he will rebuild Vermont's economic foundation.

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Bush spends millions on TV but has yet to rise in GOP race

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) - Jeb Bush and his allies are spending circles around his rivals for the Republican presidential nomination. Yet for all the money they've invested - $26 million on television ads alone - they've yet to see a substantial return.

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Vandals damage buildings at Brattleboro ski jump

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - Police say a ski jump in Brattleboro was vandalized last week.

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Republican Phil Scott to kick off campaign for governor

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Republican Lieutenant Gov. Phil Scott is kicking off his campaign for governor.

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Icy roads lead to crashes around Vermont

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Rain has turned roads slick and led to vehicle accidents around Vermont.

Today at 03:46PM
'Armed Bandit' Robs Mascoma Savings Bank in Charlestown

Charlestown -- Mascoma Savings Bank officials have said an "unknown armed bandit" robbed the Charlestown branch on Main Street this afternoon. The person "left with an undetermined amount of cash," according…

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Developer says it will honor vote on proposed wind turbines

GRAFTON, Vt. (AP) - The developer of a wind power project proposed for a Vermont forest says it will honor a public vote on the project.

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Freezing rain advisory for much of New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The National Weather Service has put out a freezing rain advisory for much of New Hampshire.

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Shumlin administration puts '17 budget gap at $59 million

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Increasing Medicaid costs are the biggest moving part in a budget crunch faced by the state of Vermont both this fiscal year and next.

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Drug abuse panel mulls millions for enforcement, monitoring

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire would raid some dedicated funds to spend more than $3.5 million beefing up law enforcement and upgrading the state's prescription drug monitoring program as part of an effort to combat the growing heroin abuse problem.

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Nearly $23M to upgrade sewage plants, drinking water systems

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire will be getting nearly $23 million from the Environmental Protection Agency to upgrade sewage plants and drinking water systems.