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Three U.S. states sue 5-Hour Energy drink over advertising
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:13:59 -0700

Oregon, Washington and Vermont sued the makers of 5-Hour Energy on Thursday for allegedly deceptive and misleading advertising, and said similar suits will follow in other states in the coming weeks. The Oregon lawsuit was filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court against the makers of the caffeine-charged beverage, Michigan-based manufacturer Living Essentials and its parent company Innovation ...

5-hour Energy sued for misleading advertising by Oregon, Washington and Vermont
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:28:37 -0700

Oregon, Washington and Vermont sued the makers of 5-Hour Energy on Thursday for allegedly deceptive and misleading advertising, and said similar suits will follow in other states in the coming weeks.

Thousands without power Saturday
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 16:44:47 -0700

Thousands around the region were without power on Saturday. **Update** As of 10:45 p.m. Saturday, Green Mountain Power was reporting more than 350 customers without power,  down from more than 2,100 customers earlier in the day.  GMP reported more than 120 customers without power in Caledonia County, Vermont. GMP reported more than 140 customers without power in Windsor County, Vermont. GMP ...

Power companies reporting outages Tuesday
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:43:40 -0700

Thousands around the region were without power on Tuesday. At peak, Green Mountain Power was reporting more than 19,000 customers without power. **Update** As of 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, Green Mountain Power was reporting more than 16,900 total customers without power. GMP reported more than 800 customers without power in Chittenden County, Vermont. GMP reported more than 5,400 customers without ...

Should Vermont legalize recreational marijuana?
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:27:17 -0700

Vermont is moving one step closer to serious consideration of legalizing recreational marijuana. Researchers are laying out the benefits and concerns to help lawmakers decide.

Leahy, Sanders honor former Vt. Gov. Phil Hoff
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:26:01 -0700

Vermont's two U.S. senators paid tribute to former Governor Phil Hoff Friday in honor of his 90th birthday.

Senators differ on whether fix to Voting Rights Act is needed
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:51:28 -0700

WASHINGTON — Senators disagreed sharply Wednesday over whether a legislative fix for the Voting Rights Act is necessary a year after the Supreme Court gutted a major provision of the landmark law.

Vt. GOP Still Looking for Inroads
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:47:08 -0700

Montpelier — The Vermont GOP faces the prospect of another biennium as a superminority in the House. The Republicans hope to make enough gains in the Vermont House and Senate to wield more power, but those prospects have dimmed.

Athletics: Georgetown's City Sports to Offer Free MCM Training Runs Every Sunday
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:02:24 -0700

Starting July 27, runners can train together for the October Marathon Event.

GIS Government News Weekly: Saginaw Alerts, Irish Open Data, $83 Deeds
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:31:22 -0700

Saginaw Alerts Landlords of Police/Fire Calls When Saginaw police officers or firefighters respond to a call at one of Saginaw's nearly 5,000 registered rental properties, the landlord will be notified the following Monday. The new feature of the GIS goes live August 4. California... Continue reading