Vermont news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Aug. 21, 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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IN BRIEF:

HIGHWAY RAMP CLOSURES: Vermont transportation officials will close highway ramps in Montpelier during overnight hours this week.

3D GUN-LAWSUIT: A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that would allow it to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet.

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