Pat Bradley

North Country Bureau Chief

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North Country News
7:15 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Vermont Orders Moretown Landfill to Close

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Vermont's Agency of Natural Resources has ordered the Moretown landfill to close, citing odor problems and groundwater pollution.

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North Country News
6:30 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Maple Producers Prepare for Maple Weekend

Boiled maple sap
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Maple producers across New York are preparing for two maple weekends to highlight their product to consumers.

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North Country News
12:30 pm
Thu March 14, 2013

Vermont Committee Approves Higher Gas Tax

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The Vermont House Transportation Committee has approved a gasoline tax increase to be phased in over two years.

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North Country News
11:45 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

NH House Approves Raising Speed Limit

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Drivers would be able to go 70 miles per hour on a stretch of Interstate 93 north of Concord, N.H. under a bill headed to the Senate.

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North Country News
9:30 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

Bill Would Let Vermont Deputies Unionize

Vermont Statehouse
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A Vermont House committee is looking at legislation that would allow deputy state's attorneys, deputy sheriffs and support staffs in their offices unionize.

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North Country News
7:15 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

Vermont Democratic Party Chairman Resigns

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The head of the Vermont Democratic Party is stepping down.

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North Country News
6:30 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

Campaign Finance Bill Debated in Vermont Senate Committee

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A Vermont Senate Committee on Tuesday delayed a vote  on a bill to tighten the state’s campaign finance laws.

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New York News
12:30 pm
Wed March 13, 2013

Group Requests Hearing on Chemical Treatment of Lake Invasive

Eurasian Water Milfoil
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The Adirondack Council wants the Adirondack Park Agency to hold a formal public hearing before deciding whether to allow the use of a chemical herbicide in a lake to kill an invasive plant.

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North Country News
11:45 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Vermont to Help Buy Out Irene Damaged Homes

The state of Vermont is going to use grant money to help towns buy out five homes destroyed or damaged by Tropical Storm Irene that are ineligible for a federal buyout program.

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New York News
9:30 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Bus Carrying Vermont Lacrosse Team Crashes in NY

Police say one person died when a bus carrying a college lacrosse team from Vermont hit a sports car that spun out of control on a wet upstate New York highway.

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