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For the 17 years that her son has been in prison, Linda Hopkins has counted on getting a weekend phone call from him. If for no other reason, he...

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the country, prison officials are quickly looking at ways to prevent inmates from...

Ed Adams climbed quickly up the ranks at the Vermont Department of Corrections.A decade after starting out as a corrections officer, Adams, still...

Vt. fights release of records on ex-prison leader

12/21/19

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Edward Adams was demoted from the top position at Vermont’s largest prison last year following an investigation into employee...

For 20 years, Vermont has gotten away with treating a chunk of its prison population like cattle. With Vermont’s own prisons maxed out, hundreds of...

Four Vermont inmates have died while or shortly after being incarcerated at Camp Hill state prison in Pennsylvania. One of them was denied...

The Vermont Department of Corrections has taken a lot of heat — and understandably so — since announcing last week that it’s...

The Vermont Department of Corrections is planning to transfer next month more than 200 Vermont inmates from a prison in Pennsylvania where they...

Valley News video by Carly Geraci and Maggie Cassidy. Read more about the Grafton County Farm in the spring edition of Enterprise, the Valley News’...

Concord — A federal judge has ordered the speedy release of records to the Disability Rights Center for its investigation into the death of a...

As homecomings go, Eric Daley’s return to Vermont after 13½ years couldn’t have been more humdrum. Except for family, his lawyer and a few friends...

Vermont has made good use of its furlough program over the years to reduce the state’s prison population, help offenders readjust to living in the...

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