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VPR Poll: On Large-Scale Wind, Vermonters Are Split Over Local Control

A new VPR Poll shows conflicting ideas on how the state should move ahead with siting renewable energy projects.
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VPR Poll: Leahy Leads In Senate Race; Milne Fails To Grow Support

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Elections come and go, but Vermont Edition's bird shows are eternal. We're taking a brief break from politics to watch the skies as flocks migrate south for the winter.

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The new VPR poll released this week revealed just one close state-wide race. That is the gubernatorial race between Democrat Sue Minter and Republican Phil Scott, which is in a statistical tie.


Last week Bob Dylan was awarded the Noble Prize for Literature, becoming the first American since Toni Morrison to receive that honor. During his five decades of making music, he played countless shows, and on one of his most famous tours, he came through Vermont.

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Vermont's Attorney General Bill Sorrell has served in his position since 1997, but is not seeking reelection this year. Three candidates in Vermont are now vying for that open seat.

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You've probably noticed you're seeing - and therefore scrutinizing - your own image and those of others more and more these days. Vermont multi-disciplinary artists Mary Admasian and Kristen M. Watson noticed, too.

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VPR Debates: Post Your Questions For The Candidates

From Tuesday Oct. 28 through Thursday Nov. 3, VPR will host debates for statewide offices – and we want to include your questions in each forum.
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Vermont Garden Journal: How To Grow Shallots At Home

There aren't many vegetables where you're eating the same varieties that were cultivated thousands of years ago but that is a the case with shallots.
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Are Utility Bills 'So High' In Vermont? It's (Really) Complicated

This month on Brave Little State, VPR's people-powered journalism podcast, a question about utility bills in Vermont — and a small sampling of Vermont ghost stories.
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