A legislative committee formed to investigate state policies in the wake of the deaths of two children with ties to the Department of Children and Families lays foundation for reform bill.
The totals in last Tuesday’s gubernatorial election were made official Wednesday; Gov. Shumlin finished first with 2,434 votes more than Scott Milne. The Republican candidate declined to seek a recount, but didn’t concede the race. He is still considering an appeal to the Legislature, which will formally elect the next governor since no candidate won a majority of the vote.
State police public information officer Stephanie Brackin will leave her job November 14 to take a different position in state government. Brackin, formerly Stephanie Dasaro, will be an “internet website specialist” with a different agency, according to a state police news release sent Friday just before 5 p.m. Police have not hired a replacement and […]