Strike (three) for Fairpoint | From the Editor

Today’s telecommunications sector is in rapid flux here in Vermont as well as elsewhere.

The national obsession | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Superbowl weekend is finally upon us.

Wolves at the school board’s doors | Guest Editorial

Among the great centers of volunteerism in Vermont are local school boards.

A platform for all views | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Over the last few weeks since publishing the editorial titled, Abolish Protect the Adirondacks and several subsequent columns addressing our approach to drafting editorial positions, we’ve witnessed a tremendous response from readers and even other media outlets.

Legislators need to act on universal health care | Guest Editorial

At the start of each legislative session we are reminded of the significance of true democracy.

No path to heaven here | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Those who choose to commit terror have been around since the beginning of time.

Repeal Act 48 | From the Editor

The shockwaves of Democrat Gov. Peter Shumlin’s announcement last month that he was abandoning pursuit of a single-payer health care plan in Vermont continue to crash along the state’s political waterfront like the proverbial tsunami—from pro single-payer advocates protesting with placards and burnt toast to small business owners shouting “whoopee!” across the Green Mountain State.

New Year - New Era | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

2015 already? I can’t believe how fast the years seem to fly by.

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From the Editor: This week's wild ride

This week has been a wild ride for Vermont’s governor, Green Mountain Power utility crews, state residents, and even health-care activists.

Digging out from the Nor’easter | From the Editor

Last week’s multi-day dumping of crystallized dihydrogen monoxide upon Vermont’s celebrated landscape has a lot of folks tired and running ragged.

It’s what’s inside that counts | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Most Americans are attempting to make sense of the demonstrations and civil unrest taking place around the country as a result of the unfortunate deaths of Micheal Brown and Eric Gardner.

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From the Editor: Saving 2014

In these waning weeks of 2014, the U.S. news media has been consumed by its 24/7 coverage of racial strife, including Missouri riots and New York protests over alleged police brutality and the deaths of two black citizens.

Exodus to the sun | From the Editor

The so-called Great Recession, which started in earnest after the 2008 election, sure looks like a thing of the past, at least according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

They have no choice but to get something done | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

Congress went back to work this week with a number of critical decisions to be made in the next two weeks before the curtain closes on the hundred and thirteenth congressional session.

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There is plenty to be thankful for | Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

On behalf of all of us here at Denton Publications, let me wish you a happy, safe and thankful Thanksgiving holiday weekend.