As Mother Nature continues to turn up the heat, here are some garden suggestions. Along with the high temperatures, there has been little rainfall causing drought conditions throughout the Green Mountains.

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Beach closures, cyanobacteria blooms, bacteria contamination: our lakes are stressed and it’s affecting our recreation, our health, and our economy. Maybe we’ve had to stay out of the water fo…

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Vermont is aptly named the Green Mountain State. Our verdant forests are a defining part of our landscape and offer incredible and diverse services. They provide us with clean air and water, flood control, and climate change mitigation.

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Before burning any brush or yard waste, please remember to call Shelburne Dispatch at 985-8051 (7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.) for a burn permit.

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The COVID-19 virus is having a great impact in Vermont’s courts.

From mid-March to June 1 the court schedules have completely changed. Only “emergency” hearings were held.

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In July, I will start working at the Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO). The ideals that lead community action are embedded in social and racial justice.

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Over the past few months, our lives at work and at home have been upended by COVID-19. We have experienced a great deal of uncertainty and worry about our wellbeing and about the health of our communities on all levels.

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It’s been more than 40 years since my family fell asleep to the rapid sound of gunshots, the night before we fatefully crossed the Mekong River, the body of water that divided Laos from Thailand.

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I am a white woman. What right do I have to weigh in on Black Lives Matter?

These are the two thoughts that have kept my mouth shut, my grief silent and my outrage worthless.

There are have been a lot of questions about a “student-led” march that was organized and carried out earlier this week and unfortunately we feel the need to set the record straight.

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Breonna, an EMT working on the front lines of the coronavirus epidemic, an aspiring nurse, was asleep in her apartment when she was killed by police this March.

The events of this past week, started by the horrific murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, are now seared into our collective conscience as Americans. Our hearts go out to Mr. Floyd’s family…

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I recently entered a (virtual) conversation about protests – and the cameras that are often present. A poster suggested that if cameras were unwanted in an area where demonstration was taking …

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Continuing the nationwide movement to end racism by protest and riot, Vermonters held a Black Lives Matter Protest in Battery Park. It was a powerful statement against police brutality and the…

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