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VPR Poll: Leahy Leads In Senate Race; Milne Fails To Grow Support

About 60 percent of Vermonters polled say they'd vote for Democratic incumbent Sen. Patrick Leahy, who has held the office since 1975. His challenger, Republican Scott Milne, has held steady in recent months with about 22 percent of polled voters.
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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.

Courtesy, Kristen M. Watson, artist

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.

A group of farmers, activists and lawmakers will rally to keep the certification of "organic" food rooted in soil-based farming.

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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.

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The new VPR poll shows a dead heat in the race for Governor between Democrat Sue Minter and Republican Phil Scott. This week we're talking to both candidates about the key issues of the race. Today we're joined by the Republican candidate: Lieutenant Governor Phil Scott.

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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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