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More full-time hires allowed in some agencies

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The state of Vermont is taking steps to reduce its number of temporary employees to allow for more permanent hires.

Today at 02:55AM
State Christmas tree is a 32-foot balsam fir

ARLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - This year's state Christmas tree in Vermont is a 32-foot balsam fir from Arlington.

Today at 02:46AM
5,000 students to benefit from distancing learning

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - Four Vermont school districts are getting nearly $500,000 in distance learning grant funds.

Today at 01:57AM
2 accused of attempted prostitution of child

FRANKLIN, N.H. (AP) - Two people in Franklin, New Hampshire, have been arrested on a charge of attempted prostitution of a minor.

Nov 25
N.H. Commission To Review Rates

Concord -- In the coming weeks, residents can expect to see higher costs when they open their electricity bills. The state's Public Utilities Commission is taking steps to try to ease the impending rate…

Nov 25
Congress Nears Deal On Deductions

Washington -- Congressional leaders appeared near a deal late Tuesday to renew $450 billion in tax deductions cherished by consumers, citizens and companies alike. The White House called it a bad deal…

Nov 25
Coast Guard Brings 193 Rare Sea Turtles to Florida

Orlando, Fla. -- A Coast Guard plane touched down in Orlando at dusk Tuesday hauling a cargo of the world's rarest sea turtles, rescued by volunteers from the lethally chilly waters and beaches of Cape…

Nov 25
A Visit From the Tooth Fairy

NHTI dental hygienist student Tanya Tisdale hands out stickers to Boys and Girls Club after-schoolers at the club's gym for the Dental Hygiene Program's Dental Wellness Fair this week in Concord. Students…

Nov 25
Brown Family Blasts Prosecutor; Wilson Speaks

Ferguson, Mo. -- Hundreds of additional National Guard troops rolled into Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after protesters looted businesses and set fire to buildings in a night of rage against a grand jury's…

Nov 25
Provincial Capital in Iraq May Be Set to Fall to Islamic State

Irbil, Iraq -- Islamic State fighters on Tuesday penetrated to the core of Ramadi, the provincial capital of Iraq's largest province, prompting local security officials to warn that the city was on the…

Nov 25
Hong Kong Police Arrest 116

Hong Kong -- Hong Kong authorities cleared street barricades from a pro-democracy protest camp in the volatile Mong Kok district for a second day earlier today after a night of clashes in which police…

Nov 25
The Remains of the D ay

One of the best parts of a Thanksgiving celebration is what's left over after everyone leaves -- not the dirty dishes, but the extra food. As a child, I found it reassuring to know that the remains of…

Nov 25
Lou & Lucy's Leftovers: Lou bows down to the Baking Steel

I hope everyone had a festive and not-too-stuffed Thanksgiving. Now that the largest meal of the year is behind us (so to speak), it's high time we turn our attention to the one thing that may be even…

Nov 25
No Rest for Patriots: Powerful Pack Next

Foxborough, Mass. -- The New England Patriots are one of the NFL's best teams in the first half. Just not as good as the fast-starting Green Bay Packers when they're at home. That's where the Patriots…

Nov 25
Sox Go Back to Breaking the Bank

Boston -- Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez spent the last two seasons as NL West rivals. Now they're teammates in Boston, the result of a $183 million spending spree the Red Sox are hoping will lift…

Nov 25
Return of the Green Machine: Dartmouth Riding High After Second-Place Showing

Hanover -- Optimism surrounding the Dartmouth College football team has built steadily in recent years, rising to new heights this fall as the Big Green finished 8-2 overall and 6-1 in Ivy League play,…

Nov 25
Commentary: The NFC South Is Historically Awful

The NFC South is NFL parity taken to its logical extreme. The league's structure (salary cap and free agency) means that every year several mediocre teams aspire to be pretty good. It was inevitable,…

Nov 25
Tarczewski Leads Cats

Lahaina, Hawaii -- Claremont's Kaleb Tarczewski scored 18 points, Gabe York added 15 and No. 3 Arizona hung on to win its first close game of the season, beating Kansas State 72-68 in the Maui Invitational…

Nov 25
James Condemns Riots, Calls for Peace

LeBron James spoke out Tuesday against the violence in Ferguson, Mo., condemning the protestors who rioted and burned buildings after a grand jury voted not to indict the officer who shot and killed Michael…