BC-VT--Vermont News Digest, 1:30 PM, VT, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Dec. 25, 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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MIDDLESEX, Vt. _ One Vermont community is celebrating the holidays and the winter solstice with a massive bonfire and what they hope will be the world’s largest s’more. By Lisa Rathke. Upcoming: 250 words, photo.
VERMONT CAPITAL REDEVELOPMENT: A gas station in downtown Montpelier has been demolished as part of a plan to construct a new three-story building on State Street, not far from the Vermont Statehouse.
BOND VOTE-ST JOHNSBURY: Officials in St. Johnsbury, Vermont have decided to move a vote on funding for school upgrades to next year.
SCHOOL MERGER LAWSUIT: The Vermont Supreme Court has struck down the first lawsuit challenging the state’s authority under Act 46.
RATE HIKER-VERMONT: Vermont regulators have approved a rate hike for customers of the state’s largest power company starting in September.
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