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Shumlin Wants to Forgive $6M From Cities and Towns
Thursday, 03/07/13
By Kirk Carapezza
Gov. Peter Shumlin said on Wednesday the state shouldn't collect $6 million that the auditor's office says several towns owe to the state education fund.
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More Jobs Predicted In NEK Economic Development Project
Thursday, 12/06/12
By Charlotte Albright
The  Korean company planning to build a bio-tech facility in Newport is now likely to create 450 permanent and 50 seasonal jobs, double the number proposed in September.
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Attorney Challenges Appointment Of Orleans States Attorney
Friday, 11/02/12
By Charlotte Albright
Defense attorney David Sleigh wants charges against 20 of his Orleans County clients dropped because he claims the state's attorney was improperly appointed. Sleigh has sparked a legal battle that may seem arcane, but he insists his clients' rights to due process are at stake.
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Plans Moving Ahead For 'Tasting Center' In Newport
Wednesday, 10/03/12
By Steve Zind
A West Charleston woman wants to bring many local food products together in one place.  Leger's idea took a significant step forward recently when the limited liability corporation in which she and her husband are investors, purchased a downtown Newport building that will become the future site of the Northeast Kingdom Tasting Center.
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NEK Searches For New Manufacturing Jobs
Wednesday, 06/06/12
By Steve Zind
Vermont's Northeast Kingdom has the highest unemployment rates in the state. Much of the reason has to do with the loss of manufacturing jobs over the years.
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Newport Says New Businesses, Investment Bring Renaissance
Thursday, 04/12/12
By Steve Zind
Newport has long suffered from having the highest unemployment rate in the state, but new businesses are cropping up to fill some empty downtown storefronts.
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Newport Oncologist Battles Hospital Over Firing
Saturday, 01/21/12
By Charlotte Albright
Support is building in the Newport area for a cancer doctor who has been told to leave North Country Hospital, as administrators plan to replace him with two part-time doctors who will travel from Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Lebanon.
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Newport Experiences Economic Expansion
Monday, 01/16/12
By Jane Lindholm
Patricia Sears of the Newport City Renaissance Corporation discusses the economic developments underway in the Northeast Kingdom city.
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White Nose Syndrome Developments
Monday, 01/16/12
By Jane Lindholm
We hear about the new positive developments in the battle against white nose syndrome in bats and get an update on the economic advancements underway in Newport.
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Vt. Unemployment Climbs
Friday, 08/19/11
Vermont's unemployment rate has climbed again. The state Department of Labor says the rate for July was 5.7 percent. That's up two-tenths of a percentage point from July.
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Permit Approved For Newport Housing Development
Friday, 07/29/11
An environmental panel has given the go-ahead to a Vermont developer planning to build 21 new multi-family residences in Newport.
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Newport Explores Historic Preservation
Thursday, 04/07/11
The city of Newport wants to create a historic preservation commission, in hopes of identifying features in the city that could be used to obtain grant money for promotions.
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