Tag Archives: crisis

Gobeille calls the opioid crisis “ubiquitous”
Local News
July 19, 2017

Gobeille calls the opioid crisis “ubiquitous”

By Alan Keays, VTDigger

The head of Vermont’s largest agency was speaking Thursday, July 13, in Rutland when a little girl darted in front of him.

“Can I get a high-five?” Al Gobeille, secretary of the Agency of Human Services, asked the toddler.

She kept…

Column
June 29, 2017

“8 Borders, 8 Days”: a worldwide humanitarian crisis

By Marguerite Jill Dye

Have you ever felt unsafe in your own home? Can you imagine risking your own and your children’s lives to flee from your country to save your lives? Never underestimate the power of two women on a mission. When a courageous young…