Newscast: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 12:04 p.m.
The Shumlin Administration says it’s disappointed that a federal appeals court has ruled against the state in its attempt to close the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant, but says it has made a strong case based on economics and environmental grounds.
Residents in a Vermont community where a sex offender has relocated have been told by the Lamoille County Sheriff that they need to work together to ensure the safety of their children.
Vermont’s monthly revenue report shows that, in July, the state collected an enormous amount of money from the inheritance tax – nearly $8 million more than expected.
The state of New York has expanded a quarantine on ash wood products across much of the upstate area to combat the spread of the invasive emerald ash borer.