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Regional police officials meet in upstate N.Y. to discuss heroin problem
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:13:52 -0700

FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) - Scores of law enforcement officers from New York, Vermont and Massachusetts have met in an upstate county that has become a crossroad in the trafficking of heroin to northern New England.

Cops to meet upstate to discuss heroin problem
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:20:55 -0700

Scores of law enforcement officers from New York, Vermont and Massachusetts have met in an upstate county that has become a crossroad in the trafficking of heroin to northern New England.

NY county sees increase in heroin arrests, overdoses
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:06:52 -0700

Scores of law enforcement officers from New York, Vermont and Massachusetts have met in an upstate county that has become a crossroad in the trafficking of heroin to northern New England. The Post-Star of Glens Falls reports that about 90 local, state and federal officers met Thursday at the Washington County Sheriff's Office to discuss how to combat the growing heroin problem in the Northeast ...

Vt., NY cops meet to discuss heroin problem
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 06:45:06 -0700

Scores of law enforcement officers from New York, Vermont and Massachusetts have met in an upstate county that has become a crossroad in the trafficking of heroin to northern New England.

'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in US
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 09:10:10 -0700

Some states, including Washington, are seeing an increase in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative.

Northeast heroin problem brings together law officers
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:09:33 -0700

About 90 officers get together in upstate New York at a crossroad for trafficking to northern New England.

Maine’s unemployment rate falls to 5.9 percent
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:09:47 -0700

The state’s number of unemployed people has declined 6,700 over the year to 41,800.

Chittenden declared Vermont's healthiest county
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:59:21 -0700

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The 2014 County Health Rankings released Wednesday revealed health inequalities across the state, taking into account factors including quality of life and access to medical care, according to the Vermont Department of Health.        

School taxes, grants divide local lawmakers
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 02:27:02 -0700

BRATTLEBORO -- In education, there are the traditional "three Rs" -- reading, writing and arithmetic.

Vt. officials say state has health inequalities
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:40:34 -0700

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Health says there are health inequalities across the state. The 2014 County Health Rankings released Wednesday showed Chittenden County is the healthiest while Essex and Orleans were the least healthy counties in the state. The ranking is measured using ...