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Medivac Chopper Aborts Obstructed Ludlow Landing Zone for Safe Landing Lot

WATCH VIDEO - Ludlow, VT: - The Mt Ludlow Helicopter Landing Zone Failed Emergency Operational Use due to landing zone obstructions causing a responding Medical evacuation helicopter to abort an emergency landing and circle while seeking a non obstructed landing area. Ludlow first responders immediately relocated to an empty parking lot 1/8 mile away where the medical evacuation transport helicopter safely landed without the use of a landing area windsock.…
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Industrial Opioid Disaster – 93 Prescription deaths in Vermont during 2017

Montpelier, VT: Annual Drug Deaths - In accordance with Act 75 (2013), Section 18a (b), the Vermont Department of Health submits the following annual report on the: • Number of persons who died during the preceding calendar year from an overdose of a Schedule II, III, or IV controlled substance; • Number of those whose deaths involved an opioid; • Number of persons whose deaths involved…
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GOVERNOR PHIL SCOTT DELIVERS ACTION PLAN FOR MAINTAINING THE SAFEST, HEALTHIEST AND STRONGEST COMMUNITIES AND SCHOOLS

Montpelier, VT: - Governor Phil Scott today delivered a memo to the Vermont Legislature, outlining short and long-term actions he’d like to work with the Legislature on to maintain the safest, healthiest and strongest communities and schools. Following delivery of the memo, available here, the Governor delivered the following statement at his weekly press conference. GOVERNOR SCOTT: Vermont is currently the healthiest and safest state…
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