Pat Bradley

North Country Bureau Chief

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New England News
1:15 pm
Sun December 28, 2014

Privacy Concerns Raised About Vermont Town Reports

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Voters in Pittsford, Vermont, will be discussing privacy concerns at next year's Town Meeting.

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New England News
11:45 am
Sat December 27, 2014

Dartmouth Prepares For Exchange Program In Cuba

The U.S. government's recent move to restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba comes as Dartmouth prepares to launch a program to send students and faculty there for 15 weeks next fall.

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New England News
10:30 am
Thu December 25, 2014

Vermont K-9's Cancer Care Covered By Memorial Fund

Cancer is forcing a Vermont State Police dog into an earlier retirement, but his handler doesn't have to worry about medical expenses thanks to a special fund set up for police K-9s.

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New England News
8:45 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Fairpoint CEO Rsponds To New Hampshire Delegation

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The CEO of Fairpoint Communications says some members of New Hampshire's Congressional delegation have an inaccurate impression that the company is being uncooperative in dealing with a worker strike.

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New England News
6:30 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Vermont Yankee To Shut Down Permanently On Monday

Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant
Credit Entergy/NRC

 

In the latest example of a national trend, next Monday — after years of contentious debate, protests and criticism — the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant will permanently shut down, marking a new era for Vernon, Vermont.

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North Country News
4:01 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

City Leaders Debate New Position

Plattsburgh City Hall
Credit WAMC Photo

Plattsburgh city councilors approved the 2015 budget last night. But first they debated whether a new job should be added to the recreation department.

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New York News
11:15 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

Trashing Electronics Becomes Illegal In New York

Credit U.S. Army Environmental Command

Starting Jan. 1, the final phase of New York's 2010 electronics recycling law takes effect, making it illegal for consumers to throw "e-waste" in the garbage.

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New England News
9:30 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

War of 1812 Hero's Grave Once Sparked Debate

An old grave in Burlington's Elmwood Cemetery holds the remains of Joseph Barron Jr., a little-remembered but critical hero to the American victory over the British in the Battle of Plattsburgh in the War of 1812.

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New England News
7:45 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

New Hampshire Delays Vote On $13M FairPoint Bid

New Hampshire has delayed action on a $13 million state contract with FairPoint Communications amid a strike by the company's Northern New England workers over contract negotiations.

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North Country News
6:30 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

Lawsuit Challenging Adirondack Resort Development Ends

Adirondack Park Agency staff and board members tour Adirondack Club and Resort site
Credit Adirondack Park Agency

A lawsuit that delayed construction of the Adirondack Club and Resort Project in Tupper Lake was thrown out last week. The ruling removed the last legal barrier to beginning construction of the development in the central Adirondacks.

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