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Tom Garris


Colchester, VT, United States

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Past articles by Tom:

Voters asked if Caledonia County town should declare itself a 'Second Amendment sanctuary'

A special meeting is planned for Wednesday night in Groton. → Read More

Burlington seeks members for 'Dog Task Force' after reported issues

Neighbors have reported dog attacks and pet waste issues → Read More

Vermont man to compete in American Ninja Warrior semifinals

Amir Malik, of Essex Junction, will make another appearance on the show August 9. → Read More

Following busy weekend, Burlington acting police chief calls for more resources

Acting chief said department is using its "priority response plan" more frequently. → Read More

'We want to show who's boss': high school band thrilled to play Jazz Fest again

High school jazz band members say they're thrilled to have Jazz Fest back. → Read More

Art fundraiser brightens up downtown Barre

The Rotary Club of Barre has scattered 37 locally painted statues to be auctioned off in September. → Read More

Winooski celebrates National Poetry Month with roving typewriter

The local library is getting neighbors involved to type out rhymes of their own. → Read More

Complaints surround Vermont's current batch of food boxes provided by USDA

NBC5 has a food management expert look at what's inside one of the boxes. → Read More

Vermont's first recreational esports league to launch next month amid pandemic boom

The pandemic has catalyzed an already growing video game competition industry. → Read More

Volunteer group offers up maple syrup-making knowledge to neighbors

Tap ONE aims to get Burlingtonians to create maple syrup in their backyards → Read More

Newspaper group’s police logs inform, entertain

Reader favorite newspaper section both informs and entertains. → Read More

As deepfake videos get easier to make, tech companies focus on combatting misinformation

Deepfakes are synthetically manipulated videos with one person's face copied onto another's → Read More

Couple arrested in connection to missing man's body found in New Hampshire

Man faces capital murder charge in death of Jonathan Amerault → Read More

Busting myths about COVID-19 vaccines with a UVM infectious disease expert

Epidemiologist Dr. Kristen Pierce answers questions about vaccines → Read More

Vermonters manage the madness of hateful speech online

A look at how neighbors are dealing with offensive online interactions → Read More

Q&A: Talking to an expert on non-violent communication

Heather Markgraf, a nonviolent communication trainer, offers some tips → Read More

Inmate escapes from St. Johnsbury prison

Police said Shannon Edwards climbed the fence, may be headed to Waterbury → Read More

In moment of national racial tensions, South Burlington police embark on implicit bias training

Chief Shawn Burke asked state police to conduct a training on systemic racism → Read More

7 Vermont breweries make 'Black is Beautiful' beer

Proceeds from the Imperial stout go to support racial justice → Read More

New data show where millions in Paycheck Protection Program money went

The Small Business Administration released the data this week → Read More