Feb 25, 2014 — U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced a plan yesterday to shrink the Army to pre-WWII levels. It would include closing military bases and making other military-wide savings as part of a broad reshaping of priorities. Go to full article
Feb 24, 2014 — HINESBURG, Vt. (AP) Vermont Smoke and Cure was growing so fast that the makers of sausage, bacon, ham and other smoked meats moved from Barre into a former cheese factory in Hinesburg two years ago because it had run out of space.
And the company continues to grow. CEO Christopher Bailey says it did $6.4 million in revenue last year compared to $330,000 in 2006. Go to full article
Feb 18, 2014 — MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) State workers are expected to turn out in force for the annual "lobby day" put on at the Statehouse by the Vermont State Employees' Association. ... Go to full article
Feb 14, 2014 — MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) Vermont lawmakers are expressing skepticism after a telephone meeting with officials from the U.S. trade representative that Vermont's interests in... Go to full article
Feb 12, 2014 — MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) The chairs and vice chairs of eight Vermont House committees are set to meet with officials from the federal Environmental Protection Agency to talk... Go to full article