Whiteness is an essential feature of systemically racist Vermont, particularly in winter, where the outdoor topography can be seen covered in soft blankets of snow, knitted by an equally racist Mother Nature.
Statewide prostitution repeal looms after today’s Burlington vote
Legislation pushed by Burlington lawmakers would repeal state prostitution laws, regardless of the outcome of today’s Burlington City Meeting vote.
Keelan: Nonprofits control taxpayer money, without much oversight
Vermont’s nonprofit sector is bigger than manufacturing, construction and tourism. For which it can thank the taxpayers.
John Locke reminds us about Consent of the Governed
What would the father of modern liberalism say about today’s delegated government?
Stephanie Gorin leads VAB Hall of Fame inductees
From TV news anchors to camera operators to radio hosts, the VAB has new Hall of Fame members.
Greensboro man pleads innocent to murder
After being denied purchase of alcohol at a Hardwick store, Robert Chaplin was physically escorted outside by Daryl Johnson. When Chaplin drove up to Johnson’s home 90 minutes later and approached him, Johnson shot and killed him with a .22 pistol.
McClaughry: Holding legislators accountable
McClaughry expounds upon the virtues of single-member districts.
Brattleboro fentanyl dealer gets time served
A Brattleboro fentanyl dealer and host of a drug making operation was given credit for time served in exchange for a guilty plea.
Controversial “Gender Queer” book in circulation at Essex High School library
A controversial graphic novel featuring explicit drawings of gay sex is in circulation at Essex High School.
Mar-Anon: helping families of marijuana abusers since 1993
Mar-Anon will help Vermont families struggling with a loved one’s marijuana abuse.