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Phil Scott joins race for governor
State News
September 11, 2015

Phil Scott joins race for governor

By John Herrick/VTDigger.org Lt. Gov. Phil Scott By Jasper Craven and Anne Galloway, VTDigger.org Republican Lt. Gov. Phil Scott made official what has long been assumed — he will run…

  • Special report: the war on weeds
  • Special report: the war on weeds
  • Special report: the war on weeds
Featured
June 17, 2015

Special report: the war on weeds

Vermont Secretary of Agriculture Chuck Ross. By John Herrick, VTDigger.org On a busy street corner outside the Rutland farmers’ market, where local vendors sell cheeses, meats and spring vegetables, about…

State News
May 14, 2015

Deal struck on solar siting requirements

By John Herrick, VTDigger.org Towns and solar energy developers have reached a temporary compromise over how to better locate solar energy projects across the state. The Senate Natural Resources and…

State News
May 7, 2015

State report highlights shrinking forests

By John Herrick, VTDigger.org The “2015 Vermont Forest Fragmentation Report to the Vermont Legislature April 2015” was released last week, which highlighted Vermont’s shrinking woodlands. The report was prepared by…

State News
April 30, 2015

Environmental permit process to change?

By John Herrick, VTDigger.org The Shumlin administration has proposed legislation that officials say will create a more predictable process for developers to obtain permits for projects that have environmental impacts….

Local News
December 4, 2014

GMP gets certified socially conscious

By John Herrick, VTDigger.org The state’s largest electric utility joined nearly two dozen other Vermont companies to meet a high standard for social and environmental consciousness, earning it a “B…