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BC-VT--Vermont News Digest 11 am, VT

March 31, 2019

Vermont news from The Associated Press for Sunday, March 31, 2019.

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.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

IN BRIEF:

POLITICAL SIGN BAN: The president of the Vermont village of Bellows Falls wants the community to ban political signs from town and village property.

SCHOOL SHOOTING PLOT: Authorities in Vermont say a man charged with planning a school shooting will be sent to a residential treatment facility outside the state.

MOSQUITO SPRAYING: A legal standoff between an environmental group and a mosquito control district in Vermont could be over due to an agreement between the two.

EDUCATION BOARD: A Rhode Island lawmaker has been elected chairman of the New England Board of Higher Education.

PLANNED FOREST FIRES: Green Mountain National Forest plans to use prescribed fires in the coming weeks to treat about 200 to 600 acres of the forest.

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