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Shaheen, Brown meet for third debate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and her Republican challenger Scott Brown are facing each other for their third debate in as many weeks.

Today at 01:02AM
Vermont to mark 40th of Endangered Species Act

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Biologists and conservationists are going to be marking the 40th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act and Vermont's experience protecting the state's most vulnerable species.

Today at 01:01AM
New Hampshire education department gets $10M grant

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Three school districts in New Hampshire are sharing a federal grant worth nearly $10 million to improve access to mental health services in schools.

Today at 12:21AM
Editorial: What the Pentagon Knows About Climate Change

Americans love to be scared to death, as evidenced by the enduring popularity of horror movies and Halloween. The terror of the moment is the Ebola virus, which succeeded in the national consciousness…

Today at 12:21AM
Column: Monica Lewinsky Rejects the 'Shame Game'

Monica Lewinsky is trying to make lemonade out of 16-year-old lemons. Good for her, and good, ultimately, for us. Not so good, of course, for Hillary Clinton's nascent presidential campaign, but not fatal…

Today at 12:21AM
Andrew M. Carter

Boston, Mass. -- Andrew M. Carter, a part-time resident of Strafford, Vt., who was one of the best bondsmen of his time, died at his home in Boston on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. He was 74 years old. With his…

Today at 12:21AM
Column: Safe Sext: Getting the Message to Teens

Teens sext. Does that mean they need sext ed? The logic is compelling. Sex is an activity in which some teens (and adults!) participate. It can be enticing. It can be dangerous. It can have life-changing…

Today at 12:21AM
A Film and Concert to Honor Ruby Dee

The actors Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis were married for 57 years, and in that time they forged an extraordinary union that fused both art and activism. From the 1950s through the 1970s they made their mark…

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Mimi Cary

White River Junction, Vt. -- Mimi Cary passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, with her family by her side at Valley Terrace Communities in White River Junction. Born May 12, 1920, in Springfield,…

Oct 22
Governor candidates Havenstein, Hassan to debate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Democratic incumbent Gov. Maggie Hassan and Republican businessman Walt Havenstein are gearing up to face off in a debate.

Oct 22
4 New England states in top 10 for efficiency

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Four New England states have been ranked in the top 10 nationally for their energy efficiency efforts.

Oct 22
2 Vermont businesses get $3.1m solar energy grants

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's congressional delegation says two of the state's businesses are receiving a total of $3.1 million in grants from the Department of Energy to help make solar energy more affordable and accessible.

Oct 22
Court finds RGA violated Vermont campaign law

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont court has determined that the Republican Governors Association violated campaign finance law in 2010 by taking in contributions larger than the state limit of $2,000, and that its attempt to set up a new "independent expenditure" political action committee didn't get it around the law.

Oct 22
Victim's family relieved by teacher slain verdict

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The aunt of a Vermont teacher killed after being lured from her home says she thinks the guilty verdict in the first of two trials will bring justice for her niece.

Oct 22
Dartmouth-Hitchcock to take state Ebola patients

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) - If a patient is diagnosed with Ebola in New Hampshire, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center will be the sole hospital in the state designated to provide long-term care, the center announced Wednesday.