VERMONT - Fourteen different species of tick have been identified in Vermont.  Of these 14 species, five are known to bite humans and can transmit diseases.

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The Fairbanks Museum Weather Center tells us that the Summer Triangle is almost directly overhead now. The Summer Triangles is "a patch of dark sky, known as the Northern Coal Sack. It is not an absence of stars, but rather a thick cloud of gas and dust blocking the light from more distant stars."

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There’s something happening here … but what it is, ain’t exactly clear. I’ve been inundated lately by emails and messages showing off photos of incredible trout and salmon coming out of Lake Champlain. This summer, things seem to be on fire with lots of salmon around the ten-pound mark and b…

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Effective July 5, 2021, the Government of Canada implemented some exemptions for fully vaccinated travellers who are currently eligible to enter Canada. Fully vaccinated travellers who wish to be considered for the eased quarantine and testing requirements must meet all criteria, including t…

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Montpelier, VT – Vermont Open Farm Week is coming back strong in 2021. This summer, Vermont Open Farm Week  will be held Sunday, Aug. 8 through Sunday, Aug. 15, and features 90 events at over 45 farms across the state. For the seventh consecutive year, farmers across Vermont will open their …

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Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2021 F-150 vehicles. The electronic brake booster may leak brake fluid into the electronic control unit, which could result in reduced braking performance. 51 units are affected. Read more

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Compass Vermont partners with the Fairbanks Museum to provide the latest weather. You can find the museum's icon on every page in the upper left corner. Click on it anytime to get the weather. 

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Montpelier, Vt. - Governor Phil Scott announced today that Vermont has received 50% of its American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund. The State’s request, or certification for the funds, was submitted on July 15, deemed complete on July 21, and payment was received…

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MONTPELIER – Attorney General Donovan today announced an anticipated settlement agreement in principle with three distributors of opioids sued last year by his office – Cardinal, McKesson, and AmerisourceBergen – and Johnson & Johnson, which manufactured and marketed opioids. This is a n…