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Nature Watch 7.15.20

Glorious summer days! Too hot, too dry? Wrightsville Beach is quiet and lovely in early morning and late afternoon. The rivers and...

State of Mind: Fly Me to the Moon, Let Me Whiz Among the Stars

(Apologies to Frank Sinatra) I just read in my favorite science news magazine that astronauts might be able to...

Traffic Stop Turns into Drug Bust for Montpelier Man and Barre Woman

BERLIN -- What started out as a traffic stop on River Run Manor Drive in Berlin turned into a drug bust for...

A Note to Our Readers

Starting with this issue we have a new editor, Carla Occaso, overseeing The Bridge print and web operations. Many of you may...

A Student’s Reflections from Isolation

A 2020 Graduate Student’s Perspective In early 2020, the lives of people around the globe were suddenly uprooted as...

Police Log: June 1-7

Man Waving an Axe, Fights Behind the State House, Protests, and More Compiled from Montpelier Police Department’s Media Log,...

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Barre City Councilor Ericka Reil Gets National Award

A Barre City councilor was honored at a national conference recently.  Ericka Reil is the recipient of the National...

Get Involved with Your Co-op! Apply. Nominate. Run.

MONTPELIER -- Right now, there are three ways you can get involved with Hunger Mountain Co-op in creating and sustaining a dynamic...

Union Mutual Earns 7th Consecutive ‘Best Places to Work’ Honor

MONTPELIER — Union Mutual is proud to announce it was recently named one of the 2020 “Best Places to Work in Vermont.”...