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Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(May 11-17, 2007)

Cover: VPR is making waves

Local: DV in 3-D: Coordinating a community response

Commentary: UVM livable wage figures misleading

Norm Solomon: On the media horizon: We invest, you decide

Culture: Lissa Schneckenburger: Staying true to form

Editorial: The glass gavel? & Delivering the message to DC

Letters to the Editor: An answer to Vermont’s energy future

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Something Shumlin this way comes

Amy Goodman: A shining light goes out in Africa

National: Slowly, the ship of state gets “real”

Global: Climate change: “A problem of lifestyles”

Ecology: Blistering beauty

Music: Not out to pasture

Poetry: American life in poetry

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Posted May 10, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(April 27 - May 3, 2007)

Cover: Vermont’s nuclear ambitions

Commentary: Shumlin’s desperate search for taxes

Commentary: Confused in Helmland

Culture: Sage advice

Editorial: Classroom lessons & Mission ... accomplished?

Letters to the Editor: Kudos on impeachment, nuclear taxes

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Local: Greg Palast: Armed and dangerous

National: Troop surge touted success, but casualty stats incomplete

National: States lose bank fight to feds

Global: UN panel to offer solutions for the willing

Vermont Daily Briefing (Philip Baruth): GOP candidates pioneer new strategy of self-immolation

Amy Goodman: Voices from the Spanish Civil War

Ecology: Cows: The inside story

Music: Keeping the beat: Sonny Rollins

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Doug Beekman & Ben Dib

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Posted May 3, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(April 27 - May 3, 2007)

Cover: The Vermont affordability myth

Domestic Violence series: Judging the courts on domestic violence

Extended interview (members only): Talking with Mark Larson

Local: Why Vermont lost one company to Switzerland

Local: State employees unnerved by bomb threat response

Commentary: Bowing down to our own violence

Commentary: Make my May Day

Culture: Just like magic: Cartoon Studies Center launches book

Editorial: Unequal under the law & Fueling up at the nuclear power station

Letters to the Editor: Kudos on domestic violence series

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Obama in Vermont: Where have all the grassroots gone?

Amy Goodman: U.S. frees international terrorist

National: To drill or not to drill off the Florida coast

National: States ramp up immigration laws

Global: Record voter turnout in France sets up critical fight

Ecology: The once and future king?

Music: Mieka Pauley: Worth the wait

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Doug Beekman & Ben Dib

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Posted April 26, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(April 20 - 26, 2007)

Cover: GI Bill, colleges failing vets

Local: Vermont takes aim at domestic violence

Local: Affordable housing at any cost?

Commentary: The awful truth about Hillary, Barack, John

Youth voices : Putting the clean back into elections

Culture: Teens take on Hollywood

Editorial: Behind silent walls & What we talk about when we talk about race

Letters to the Editor: Is Brattleboro safe?

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Impeachment: Shumlin shoots self in foot, then reloads

Amy Goodman: Be a patriot: Stop the violence

Local: Resistance not evasion: Citizens refuse the war tax

National: Katrina inspires bans on gun seizures

Global: The dead city where al-Qaeda reigns

Ecology: Sweet and sour gardening

Music: Chuch: Rockin’ the country

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Doug Beekman & Ben Dib

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Posted April 19, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(April 13 - 19, 2007)

Cover: The Spaceman cometh: Bill Lee talks baseball

Local: OMYA neighbors make one last stand

Local: Spaulding keeps greenbacks in Vermont

Local: Clean water advocates keep up pressure

Commentary: Some meaningful ways to cut ed costs

Culture: Jimmy Ryan goes mando a mando

Editorial: Democrat v. Democrat & Doyle poll provides pulse of Vermont

Letters to the Editor: Gaza reporter responds, publisher's message

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): John McCain is the new Bob Dole

Amy Goodman: Broadcasters are NAB-bing the election

National: Southwest becoming a dust bowl

Global: Climate panel: The worst is yet to come

Ecology: Eagle versus owl

Essay: The great American business novel

Books: The mess: A sign of genius?

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Ben Dib

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Posted April 12, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(April 5 - April 12, 2007)

Cover: Can Vermont save the planet?

Local: Marlboro pioneers sustainability degrees

Commentary: Eroding our privacy, one prebate at a time

Norm Solomon: While McCain walks in McNamara’s footsteps

Culture: Author tracks rise of U.S. secret army

Editorial: Adieu Judy

Letters to the Editor: Too many taxes, Is Gaza reporter reliable?

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Local: Douglas wooed by top GOP candidates

National: Quick HPV vaccine mandate raises concerns

Global: Cuba looks to wind as energy source

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The piece I never wrote about John Edwards

Amy Goodman: Hang up on the war

Commentary: How would you cut our school’s budget?

Ecology: Way to go!

Music: Stilts: View from above

Poetry: American Life in Poetry

Comics: Beekman & This Modern World

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Posted April 5, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(March 30 - April 6, 2007)

Cover: Turning Trail: Lamoille Valley Rail Trail’s winding road

Local: Activists roam state to shut down Vermont Yankee

Commentary: Iran: How to start a war

Sirota: The antiwar "yes" vote

Culture: Sarah Borges’ Twang Noir

Editorial: Four more years? | Nothing PATRIOTic about it

Letters to the Editor: Tax reform, 9/11 and more

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Local: Senate passes new campaign finance law

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The Shadow Administration finds its Shadow President

Amy Goodman: U.S. kangaroo court claims first victim

National: Peace groups give House bill mixed reviews

Global: Life of Iraqis differ from surveys

Ecology: A look at Vermont's ice age

Books: Think before you charge

Art: Sculptor finds anchor in driftwood

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman, This Modern World & Zippy the Pinhead

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Posted March 29, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(March 22-29, 2007)

Cover: Where is Vermont's water going?

Local: Fighting for clean drinking water

Commentary: The pragmatism of prolonged war

Youth Voices: Democracy in the U.S. and Iraq

Culture: Spring socials

Editorial: Four more years? | Nothing PATRIOTic about it

Letters to the Editor: Tax reform, 9/11 and more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): No joy in Rainville (Mighty Martha heads to FEMA)

Amy Goodman: Chiquita's slipping appeal

Local: Impeachment backers focus on next steps

Local: Sorrell takes up fight over nuke waste storage

National: The Religious Right's fight over Iran

Global: Dubai worries about money laundering

Ecology: A look at Vermont's ice age

Books: Chelsea Green celebrates visionaries of the century

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman, This Modern World & Zippy the Pinhead

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Posted March 22, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(March 16-22, 2007)

Cover: Are your medical records safe?

Local: Putting the public in public records

Commentary: Sunshine Week forecast

Commentary: Vermont ranks low in open government

Commentary: Honoring democracy

Culture: Harmonies of a "Girlyman"

Editorial: Out in the open| So long "Old Boys' Club"

Letters to the Editor: Do something on Act 60

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Local: It's Madam chair in Brattleboro

Local: State faulted for VY radiation measurements

National: Chavez rises as Bush stumbles

Global: Kurds fear new war

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The scouring of the Bush presidency

Amy Goodman : Carlos’ way: Turning grief into action

Ecology: Does cutting trees cool the planet?

Books: Ellen Bryant Voigt: A new collection

Books: The domestic side of same-sex marriage

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

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Posted March 15, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(March 9-15, 2007)

Cover: Towns talk impeachment, taxes

Local: Property tax: Reform or repeal?

Commentary: Reinventing something like a wheel

Culture: Lost Nation Theater celebrates 30th

Editorial: Halftime show | The wounded warriors

Letters to the Editor: Probe 9/11, Act 60 is working

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Local: Gov pitches e-state, is Montpelier listening?

National: Real ID program delayed

Global: OPEC for ethanol?

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The coming of Big Mother

Amy Goodman : Harry Belafonte: The lion at 80

Ecology: Plants in the cold

Music: The Boys of the Lough return to Vermont

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

Posted March 8, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(March 2-8, 2007)

Cover: Sheehan storms Vermont

Local: Welch leads probe on Army hospital

Local: Feds give final OK to VY uprate

Commentary: Why the Twin Towers fell

Culture: Spring music preview

Editorial: Leading the way

Letters to the Editor: Do something Democrats, To impeach or not to impeach

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Douglas' teflon coating shows wear

Amy Goodman : Immigrant families sold out, locked up

Local: Women's film fest raises awareness

National: States try to calm ire over property taxes

Global: Iran defiant as sanctions take toll

Ecology: Sorting out the maples

Books: To the rescue

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

Posted March 1, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(Feb. 23-March 2, 2007)

Cover: Secessionists or racists?

Local: Utilities eye new power plant

Commentary: The true cost drivers of school budgets

Culture: Love, lust, regret, delight

Editorial: Full-time focus | Make it sexy, Speaker

Letters to the Editor: Stop over-taxing us

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Let’s talk Hillary, and time travel

Amy Goodman : Clinton to antiwar voters: Bring it on

Ecology: The pond in winter

Local: Salmon makes waves as auditor

Local: Vermont goes first on troop withdrawal

National: U.S. not prepared for troubled vets

Global: The dark side of five-star adoptions

Music: No fiddlin' around with Natalie McMaster

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

Posted February 23, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(Feb. 16-22, 2007)

Cover: Vermont: Taxed out?

Local: Opening eyes to harassment laws

Commentary: Of ethanol and other boondoggles

Culture: Panther expert releases exhaustive profile

Editorial: It's time to get some backbone | Company you keep

Letters to the Editor: Stop the race to the bottom ...

Penguin Plunge pictorial: Splish, splash

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Lieberman has murdered logic (and boiled all our bunnies)

Amy Goodman : Wolf as underdog

Local: Funding micro loans in Malawi

Ecology: Salt: Too much of a good thing

National: Election officials slow down primary push

Global: Iran "fooling" U.S. military

Music: The magic of Jamie Masefield

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

Posted February 16, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(Feb. 9-15, 2007)

Cover: Bush V. Vermont - taking another swing at impeachment

Local: Power's clean with nuclear green

Editorial: Own two feet & Conflicts know no party

Letters to the Editor: Oh, Rep. Welch ...

Commentary: Choosing: Taxing & Spending

Culture: Anais Mitchell's bright future

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The framework behind the framework: Shumlin, Douglas, taxes

Amy Goodman : Remembering Molly Ivins

Commentary: Our job: Planetary maintenance engineer

Local: Welch: "Coolest" congressman

Ecology: Doing the fir wave

Books: On being an only child

Poetry: American life in poetry

Comics: Beekman

Posted February 9, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(Feb. 2-8, 2007)

Cover: All in favor of saving Town Meeting Day?

Local: Vermonters march on DC

Commentary: Kicking a bad habit is hard to do

Culture: Playwright tackles class divide in Vermont

Editorial: Embedded with the antiwar & Big hack attack

Letters to the Editor: Nucler power myths

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Franken: Air America's loss is our America's gain

Amy Goodman : Soldiers show the way out of Iraq

Ecology: Teasing the trees

Commentary: High lies and presidential misdirection

Local: Citizens: Take back Montpelier

Music: The who of Sometymes Why

Comics: Beekman

Vermont Review of Books: Exploring Vermont's sense of self and place

Posted February 2, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(Jan. 26 - Feb. 2, 2007)

Cover: Waste not want not at Vermont Yankee

Commentary: Israel's future on the line in Iraq

Culture: Art goes enviroMENTAL

Editorial: No time to waste

Letters to the Editor: Debunking global warming

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Vermont should steal NH primary spotlight

Amy Goodman : A tortured logic

Ecology: Fighting the fish flu

Local: An animal rights activist for the ages

Local: Troops: Out of Iraq now, or real soon?

Music: Scott Tournet (of Grace Potter & the Nocturnals) strikes chord on his own

Comics: Beekman

Posted Jaunary 26, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(January 19-25, 2007)

Cover: Vermont's plan to be the nation’s first “e-state”

Commentary: Iraq: A new way forward?

Commentary: Doing justice to the dream

Culture: The return of Josh Brooks

Editorial: The Democrats’ dilemma | It’s not size, it’s power

Letters to the Editor: Nuclear power is safe

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Sunlight Foundation makes A-Team look weak, pathetic

Amy Goodman : Fight the war, feed the poor

Commentary: Gov. Jim Douglas' lost speech on Vermont's energy future

Local: Vermont GOP seeks new leader

Words: New memoir sheds light on blindness

Comics: Beekman

Posted Jaunary 19, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(January 12-18, 2007)

Cover: Fair trade takes off in Brattleboro

Commentary: Nuclear power is not green

Culture: Low power FM gets "wooly"

Editorial: The "f" word & They call it justice

Letters to the Editor: To impeach or not?

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Vermont Review of Books: What to expect from Vermont publishers in 2007

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Douglas' way forward is Bush's way backward

Amy Goodman : Warring, windfalls and warming

Local: Vermont delegation opposes troop "surge"

Local: Vermont rethinks rail plan

Ecology: Peter Barnes: Enclosure of the sky

Words: Fiddling with the music of Little House on the Prairie

Comics: Beekman

Posted Jaunary 12, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(January 5-11, 2007)

Cover: Skiing Green: Ski areas tackle climate change

Commentary: The P.U.-litzers of 2006

Culture: Winter music preview

Editorial: Burying heads in the sands of climate change

Letters to the Editor: Global warning: Myth or reality?

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The year of escalation

Amy Goodman : How many journalists must die?

Local: Tom Slayton: A day in the Vermont life

Ecology: The secret life of dragons

Words: The lord of books on tape

Comics: Beekman

Posted Jaunary 5, 2007

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(Dec. 29- Jan. 4 , 2006)

Cover: Dome day scenarios: Legislative preview

Commentary: Is Vermont heading off the rails?

Commentary: Report, not Vermont, is off track

Culture: War & Peace & Film: MountainTop Film Festival

Editorial: Finding resolution in Iraq

Letters to the Editor: Just how much is $1 billion and more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The VDBastard of the Year

Amy Goodman : Another seat at the table

Commentary: The battle of Vermont's mountaintops

Local: Candidates of 2006: Where are they now?

Local: Forestry program fells global warming

Books: Be a backyard lumberjack

Comics: Beekman

Posted December 29, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(December 22-28, 2006)

Cover: Vermonters of the Year: People who made 2006 matter

Commentary: Is the United States really the center of the world?

Culture: Best Vermont music of 2006

Editorial: The indelible spirit of Vermont

Letters to the Editor: Say no to Vermont Yankee, notes to Mayor Bloomberg

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Obama '08: The early call

Amy Goodman : Justice for Sean Bell

Local: Vermont impeachment effort praised

Local: Ray Shadis: The man behind the mission

Books: Last minute gift ideas

Comics: Beekman

Posted December 22, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(December 15-21, 2006)

Cover: Don't touch that dial! AM radio revival

Local: Prop or propaganda: Parents upset over Guard recruiting

Commentary: Democrats and health care: Nowhere to hide

Culture: Best Vermont books of 2006

Editorial: No Mas! & Study time is over

Letters to the Editor: Don't mess withVermont's gun laws & more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Why Hillary is doomed in 2008

Amy Goodman : Death of a dictator

Local: Juveniles remain at risk at Woodside (updated and expanded)

Comics: Beekman

Posted December 15, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(December 8-14, 2006)

Cover: Big bang theory: Is Vermont flooding New England with illegal guns?

Local: Gaza journalist Mohammed Omer: His life and words

Commentary: The constitutional amendment agenda of 2007

Culture: Sharing the stage: Sonya Kitchell & Ben Taylor

Editorial: Health care for the rest of us

Letters to the Editor: Plans for Iraq, the new ag chief and more

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Vermont Review of Books: This reporter's story — Chris Graff's Dateline: Vermont

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Anatomy of a "jag move" | Welch campaign manager reflects

Amy Goodman : Profiling endangers us all

Local: On the trail of Vermont cheese

Local: Auditor's recount begins, may take weeks

Books: The scoop on dino poop

Comics: Beekman

Posted December 8, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(December 1-7, 2006)

Cover: Don Mayer: The Big Dog of Small Dog Electronics

Local: Off camera: State lawmakers fight invasive videotaping

Commentary: Howard Dean, Nancy Pelosi, and the new Democratic majority

Culture: Borat: The man & the movie

Editorial: Putting value back into Vermont

Letters to the Editor: Readers call for action by newly elected lawmakers

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): How is Bill O'Reilly a dink? Let us count the ways

Amy Goodman : The art of war and deception

Local: Citizen activists call for closure of "assassin school"

Music: The Dramas & Merrie Amsterburg

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted December 1, 2006


Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(November 17-23, 2006)

Cover: Inventors go for green

Local: Vermont Yankee, state spar over radiation limits

Commentary: The media's new Iraq War offensive

Culture: When is a news article not a news article?

Editorial: With rights come responsibility

Letters to the Editor: Prison health provider responds, history repeats itself and more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): A vice president is like a president only emptier

Amy Goodman : Rumsfeld's Mount Misery

Local: Citizen activists seek the truth

Books: Forgetfulness, Lisey's Story

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted November 24, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(November 17-23, 2006)

Cover: Milk company finds its whey

Local: Leland and Gray struggles to meet students’ needs

Commentary: Marriage, the president, and judicial activism

Culture: Truth trumps fiction

Editorial: A breath of fresh air & Public decency

Letters to the Editor: Fair taxation, wilderness grab, and evacuation plans

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Forget right vs. left: The Great War Is the Credentialled vs. the Uncredentialled

Amy Goodman : A call for justice

Local: GOP RIP in VT?

Local: Milk haulers: To market, to market

Music: Crooked Still: Shaken by sounds

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted November 17, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(November 10-16, 2006)

Cover: Vermont's balance of power

Local: Burma's "White Elephant"

Commentary: Iraq solution: Toss the state

Culture: Old pros

Editorial: Voting for change & How low can they go?

Letters to the Editor: Taking care of our own, Vermont's taxation system skewed and more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The scuffing of the Rainville brand

Local: Vermont prison contractor's problems in Florida

Ecology: Twelve-step program for global warming

Books: Probuditi! by Chris Van Allsburg

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted November 10, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(November 3-9 , 2006)

Cover: "We're in this together": Vermont coops join forces

Local: Cohousing takes root in Charlotte

Commentary: Get creative about schools

Culture: Static Quo

Editorial: We're in this together & Soldier's duty

Letters to the Editor: Mental health, independence, and more

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): Parker, Douglas, and the pool hall lessons of The Hustler

Local: Activists keep fighting the nuclear powers that be

Music: Stompin' with Zilla

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted November 3, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

(October 27 - November 2, 2006)

Cover: Taking a spin with the candidates: Election preview 2006

Governor: It's leadership stupid

Lt. Governor: We're number two!

Local: A few good men: Confronting domestic abusers

Commentary: No good exit strategy

Culture: The Spiritual and the Spooky

Editorial: Voting without the voter

Letters to the Editor: Readers offer candid candidate endorsements

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Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): “Listen, we’ve never been stay the course”

Spotlight: What terrorism threat?

Local: Face of change: U.S. House race

Local: The socialist vs. the capitalist: U.S. Senate race

Music: The Amity Front: Putting on the blues

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted October 27, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(October 20 - 26 , 2006)

Cover: Declaration of Independents: Lesser-known candidates seek media spotlight

Commentary: Ghost candidates: When no news is bad news

Local: The next bright idea: Vermont Investors Forum matches inventors and investors

Culture: Not just for breakfast anymore: New cookbook taps versatility of a natural sweetener

Editorials: All voices matter & Violence against women is all of our concern

Letters to the Editor: Powering Vermont, wake up U.S. labor & more

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Spotlight: Farms and rivers

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition):Thus spake Brian: The pretty darn timeless wisdom of Dubie-Wan Kenobi

Local: Citizens turn up pressure to shut down VY

Local: Vermonters seek U.S. policy changes toward Cuba

Books: Chomsky & Chavez

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted October 20, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(October 13 - 19, 2006)

Cover: When Bush comes to shove: Unemployed workers see funding cuts, union workers lose rights on the job

Commentary: Welcome to the nuclear club

Local: Experts see grim prospects in Iraq, Iran

Culture: To Hades and back: A late season preview of Vermont’s music scene

Editorials: Teach your children well & Truth in advertising

Letters to the Editor: Candidates outsource jobs, Foley scandal hits home & say no to nukes

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Spotlight: Bring back the billboards

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): What is Rainville Republicanism, Daddy?

Local: VY safety focus of appeals

Media: Group faces crisis in today’s media head on

Books: Steel Drivin’ Man: John Henry, the Untold Story of an American Legend by Scott Reynolds Nelson

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted October 13, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(October 6 - 12 , 2006)

Cover: Blogger breakthrough: Vermont’s net-savvy citizens go from obscure to mainstream

Commentary: Vermonters’ concerns should be heard

Local: Bellows Falls aims to rise from the ashes

Culture: Have banjo, will travel

Editorial: Real world ethics

Letters to the Editor: Pristine ridgelines?, VY protest & politics of fear

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Spotlight: Taxing choices

Vermont Daily Briefing (weekly edition): The perfectly ironic storm

Ecology: Old tires

Local: What next for Vermont wilderness?

Words: Voices

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Vermont Review of Books: October 2006

Posted October 6, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(September 29 - October 5 , 2006)

Cover: Revolving reporters: When reporters go from scribe to spokesperson

Commentary: Media tall tales for the next war

Local: Power to the people? Brattleboro voters want more say in local government

Culture: Walking and waking: One author’s trek along the Long Trail

Editorial: Take back Vermont

Letters to the Editor: The French were right, public process, and Vermont will(derness)

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Spotlight: The four crises in the Middle East: Notes from a talk by Noam Chomsky

Commentary: The Chronic Solution: Willie Nelson’s covert plan to save U.S. democracy

Music: Musical roundup

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted September 29, 2006

Highlights from this week's Vermont Guardian

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(September 22 - 28, 2006)

Cover: Sweet success: Lake Champlain Chocolates expands its horizons

Commentary: United States is unprepared for war on a global scale

Local: More of the same or change in Washington?

Culture: Up late: New local TV program puts best of Vermont on stage

Editorials: Homegrown economics & Three for all

Letters to the Editor: Prisons and world opinion, Wackenhut change, and fat cats rollback

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Spotlight: The crisis in Darfur

Commentary: As others see U.S.: The “War on Terror”

Local: Going for the gold — again: Snowboarding sensation taps her celebrity status for a good cause

Books: High School Confidential

Comics: Opus & Beekman

Posted September 22, 2006