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Vermont gun club ignoring noise ordinance citations

By   /  May 25, 2015  /  News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo courtesy of North Country Sportsmen's Club

Two weeks after police issued dubious noise-ordinance citations to a gun club in Vermont, club members say they have no plans to pay the fines, and that shooting fun is back to normal at the range.

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Public emails reveal complete streets battle over Rutland City road grant

By   /  May 21, 2015  /  Government Regulation, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photos courtesy of City of Rutland

Officials in Rutland just want to fix a failing road at an affordable price. But directors at the Rutland Regional Planning Commission say the project must include bike lanes at any cost — they’re even putting pressure on a critical road grant to get their way.

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Hawaii’s health care collapse a bad omen for state Obamacare exchanges

By   /  May 19, 2015  /  Hawaii, National, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Courtesy of State of Hawaii

The collapse of Hawaii’s state-run health exchange has observers wondering which other beleaguered exchanges could be next to fail.

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Vermont vaccination bill gets a shot in the arm

By   /  May 18, 2015  /  Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo by: Shutterstock

A vaccination bill in Vermont, once nearly dead, got a shot in the arm as the biennium session ended Saturday.

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Russian, Spanish-language ads fueling driver’s license fraud in Vermont

By   /  May 14, 2015  /  Fraud, Immigration, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Courtesy of Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

Foreign-language ads are helping out-of-state illegal immigrants fraudulently obtain Vermont driver privilege cards, the chief inspector of the Vermont DMV has revealed.

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Vermont driver’s privilege card fraud spreads to foreign countries

By   /  May 12, 2015  /  Fraud, Fraud of the Day, Immigration, National Security, New Mexico, News, transportation, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo courtesy of Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

An investigation into fraudulent applications for Vermont driver’s privilege cards has spread to foreign countries, according to the commissioner of the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles.

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