Vermont news from The Associated Press for Saturday, May 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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MONTPELIER, Vt. — A Vermont health care organization working to keep patients healthier while reducing costs was within 1 percent of meeting its financial target in its first year and it has now been expanded to cover about 18 percent of the state's population. Last year, OneCare Vermont covered about 24,000 Medicaid patients. It now it has been expanded to about 112,000 people whose health care is provided through Medicare, Medicaid and commercial insurance. By Wilson Rings.UPCOMING: 670 words



MONTPELIER, Vt. — The Democratically controlled Vermont Legislature is hoping to wrap up the session although potential vetoes by the Republican governor could bring them back to Montpelier for more work. UPCOMING: 300 words by TBD.


SKI RESORT CLOSURE: Two investors have expressed interest in a private Vermont ski resort that filed for foreclosure.

FORMER VERMONT GOVERNOR-FUNERAL: A memorial service is being held for former Vermont Democratic Gov. Philip Hoff, who died late last month.

STATE VEHICLE AUCTION: Vermont state government is holding its annual auction of surplus vehicles and equipment.

CHILDREN'S LIBRARY: A Vermont city library is preparing to spend grant funding on an upgrade of its children's room.


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