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Windham County Senate field rises to 6 candidates with party switch
The unofficial top Republican vote-getter in last week’s primary, disavowed by Vermont GOP leaders for displaying fascist and alt-right symbols, will run as an independent.
Republican field in Windham County Senate race remains unclear
Mark Coester, disavowed by Vermont GOP leaders for displaying fascist and alt-right symbols, may drop his bid for one of two open seats and instead run as an independent for U.S. Senate.
Democrats Nader Hashim, Wendy Harrison lead tallies for Windham County state Senate
Three Republicans were locked in their own close primary race for a pair of seats being vacated by incumbents Becca Balint and Jeanette White.
Windham County to elect new Senate roster as Jeanette White joins Becca Balint in stepping down
The departures of White, a 10-term incumbent, and Balint, the Senate president pro tempore, are spurring a rising number of newcomers to run for the two southeastern Vermont seats.
With at least 1 vacancy, Windham County’s Senate district is poised to host a competitive race
Four candidates have already joined the race in the two-member district: Democrats Wichie Artu and Nader Hashim, as well as independent Tim Wessell and Republican Rick Morton.
Final Reading: The shot heard 'round the state
Scott reportedly said that, if he decides not to seek reelection, Vermont state government could slip into one-party rule. “There needs to be an adult in the room,” he said.
Southeastern Vermont’s endangered species face elevated risk of extinction
A new study, published in the journal of Ecological Applications, revealed that some federally endangered species along the Connecticut River exist primarily outside of conserved areas, putting their continued existence at risk.
Southern Vermont unusually wet, but it’s been dry elsewhere
Storms in Bennington and Windham counties brought some of that area’s worst flooding in more than a decade.
Tropical Storm Henri’s potential worst to hit Vermont on Monday
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the southern and central counties of Addison, Bennington, Orange, Rutland, Windham and Windsor.
Vermont hopes for federal aid to deal with more than $5 million in flood damage
The Vermont Emergency Management agency has requested a preliminary damage assessment to see if Bennington and Windham counties can qualify for federal disaster aid.
‘Let them complain’: Southern Vermont newspaper buyer dismisses past legal problems
Paul Belogour, who plans to purchase the Brattleboro Reformer, Bennington Banner and Manchester Journal, is unapologetic to disgruntled clients and court accusers: “I made my money. I’m spending my money. Simple as that.”
Windham County NAACP finds its ‘liberal bastion’ home still faces problems
The southeastern Vermont branch of the nation’s largest civil rights organization hopes to boost membership with a public online program this week.
Slots at BIPOC-specific vaccine clinics fill up fast
“People come out, because they know that the NAACP is going to try their best to do right by them,” said Steffen Gillom, president of the Windham County NAACP.