Vermont news from The Associated Press for Thursday, July 12, 2018.

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Vermont. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 802-229-0577.

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NEWPORT, Vt. — Republican Gov. Phil Scott and Democratic Attorney General T.J. Donovan will make an announcement about the state's troubled immigrant investor program. By David Jordan. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by 4 p.m.


BURLINGTON, Vt. — A union says 1,800 nurses at Vermont's largest medical center are on strike following unsuccessful contract negotiations. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 5 p.m.


GUN SHOW REJECTED: The Vermont State Fair has rejected a proposal for what would have been the event's first gun show.

LAKE CHAMPLAIN-SEWAGE: Officials say 3 million gallons of partially treated sewage has spewed into Lake Champlain.


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