Vermont news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Sept. 13, 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 207-772-4157.

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MONTPELIER, Vt. — Some Vermont high school journalists are fighting what they call censorship of their school newspaper article about a state investigation into the school's guidance director. By Lisa Rathke. UPCOMING: 400 words by 3 p.m.


The state Supreme Court is scheduled to hear an appeal on the 2015 sexual assault convictions of prep school graduate Owen Labrie. Later in the day, the Attorney General will release findings from a broader investigation into sexual misconduct at the school. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 700 words by 5 p.m. By Michael Casey.


MEDICAL CENTER NURSES: Contract talks are resuming between the University of Vermont Medical Center and union representing nurses.

ELECTION SECURITY-VERMONT: The Vermont secretary of state says the state has taken multiple steps to increase election security prior to the midterms in November.

FENCE INSTALLATION: Vermont state officials say the installation of a temporary fence at the Quechee Gorge Bridge meant to prevent suicides is behind schedule.

BURLINGTON DEATH: Police in Burlington, Vermont say the death of a 29-year-old man who was critically injured during a boxing match with a friend is a homicide but not criminal.


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