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Tracy Davis Pierce

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Real estate tycoon Tony Pomerleau dies

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By Mark Johnson, VTDigger.org Real estate tycoon and philanthropist Antonio Pomerleau has died. The patriarch of the Pomerleau family passed away at the age of 100, his son, Ernie, announced Friday morning. The elder Pomerleau had been in recent poor health. T... More »

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House agriculture committee weighs honeybee bill

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By Mike Polhamus, VTDigger.org The most widely-used class of pesticides in the country may be banned for home use in Vermont, if a bill aimed at protecting the state’s pollinators becomes law. The bill, H.688, under consideration by the House Agriculture Commi... More »

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State proposes to cut health benefit

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By Mike Faher, VTDigger.org Even as legislators move quickly to protect federal subsidies for Vermonters’ health plans, a newly proposed state cut may mean higher costs for some of the same people lawmakers have been hoping to help. The Department of Vermont H... More »