Pat Bradley

North Country Bureau Chief

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North Country News
8:45 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Immigrant Activist Danilo Lopez Gets to Stay

Credit Migrant Justice

A Vermont group fighting for the rights of immigrant farm workers who are in the country illegally is declaring victory in its most high-profile individual case.

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North Country News
7:30 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Vermont Rebuts U.S. House Panel on Health Exchange

The state of Vermont is telling a U.S. House panel it has every right to set up a state health insurance exchange and require individuals and small businesses to purchase their health coverage through it.

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New England News
6:30 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Workshops Planned to Train Volunteers to Spot Aquatic Invasive Species

APIPP's training will provide instruction on how to identify and detect aquatic invasive animals, such as spiny waterflea, an aquatic invasive species known in at least five Adirondack waterways, including Lake George. Spiny waterflea congregates in masses, is a voracious feeder of zooplankton, and globs onto fishing lines. (Photo courtesy Emily DeBolt, Lake George Association)
Credit Emily DeBolt/Lake George Association

Groups working to control the spread of aquatic invasive species in New York and Vermont are planning training sessions to identify the animals in hopes of protecting the region’s waters.

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New York News
12:30 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Groups Seeking Common Ground on Adirondack Issues to Meet

The seventh annual meeting of the Common Ground Alliance of the Adirondacks will be held on Thursday.

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North Country News
11:15 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

New England States Get Labor Grants

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The six New England states are receiving a total of nearly $9 million in grants to help unemployed workers find new jobs.

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North Country News
9:45 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Vermont State Police Start 'Operation Sober Summer'

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Vermont State Police are taking part in a campaign to combat aggressive and impaired driving called "Operation Sober Summer."

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North Country News
7:30 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism

Walking in Burke Hollow - Photograph by Dennis Curran
Credit Dennis Curran/VermontVacation.com

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says in spite of the wet weather this summer, the state is still open for tourism.

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North Country News
10:00 am
Sun July 14, 2013

Brattleboro Supportive of Solar Array on I-91

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The town of Brattleboro, Vermont, is supporting a proposed solar array on land along Interstate 91.

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North Country News
9:30 am
Sat July 13, 2013

Lake Champlain Receding From Record July Levels

Lake Champlain
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Officials say Lake Champlain is now receding from near-flood levels never before seen in the middle of the summer.

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North Country News
9:30 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Vermont Congressman Criticizes Split Farm Bill Vote

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The U.S. House on Thursday passed a “farm only” farm bill that removed the major provisions of the bill - its nutrition programs. Vermont Congressman Peter Welch says both food and farm security has been compromised.

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