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Local News
February 8, 2017

Refugees continue to resettle in Vermont under court reversal of Trump ban

Rutland refugee resettlement future is uncertain

By Adam Federman, VTDigger A federal court ruling in Washington state on Friday, Feb. 3, rescinded nearly all of the provisions of the Trump administration’s executive order on immigration, including the suspension of refugee resettlement. Anyone with a valid…

State News
December 28, 2016

Manure spreading ban includes new stipulations

Winter manure spreading is a common practice in Vermont agriculture that enriches the soil for production and helps manage animal waste. Between Dec. 15 and April 1, no manure or other agricultural wastes (compost, spoiled feed, other wastes) may be spread on fields. This annual…