key House committee took testimony on Thursday about whether possessing small
amounts of marijuana should be a civil offense, not a crime. In
Montpelier, decriminalization was once
considered one of the key issues of the legislative session, but it has recently
taken a back seat.
town officials in Orange County say they’re concerned that state police response
times may slow in the future as the state continues to replace and
consolidate aging facilities, including the barracks in Bradford.