The battle over the Rutland High School mascot has taken another turn. Now, there's a call for other schools to boycott games against Rutland teams if the school returns to the Raiders mascot. Our Olivia Lyons reports.
A decade-long legal battle over one of the worst cases of embezzlement in Vermont history is over. The Hardwick Electric Department has finally recovered all of the more than $1.5 million a former employee stole in the early 2000s.
The “10 best days of summer” will be back this year. Champlain Valley Fair officials say the August tradition in Essex Junction “is a go” after being sidelined by the pandemic last year. Other fairs around the region are also gearing up for a return.
House Republicans ousted Rep. Liz Cheney from her post as the chamber’s No. 3 GOP leader on Wednesday, punishing her after she repeatedly rebuked former President Donald Trump for his false claims of election fraud and his role in fomenting the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.
The colliding lines of questioning, and a failure to settle on a universally agreed-upon set of facts, underscored the challenges Congress faces as it investigates what law enforcement officials have described as a deadly act of domestic terrorism carried out by Trump loyalists.
Some experts say that the district’s approach to PCB contamination has been overly aggressive and could complicate a future statewide PCB testing initiative in other schools. Dom Amato spoke with Seven Days’ Alison Novak, who reported on the story in this week’s issue.