1,700 Workers Strike

Telephone and internet workers are on strike. They are asking the public to join their picket lines in Brattleboro and Keene. More than 1,700 workers at Fairpoint Corporation are on strike in... Read more »

Massachusetts Residents to Decide Bike-Ped, Train Budget Nov. 4

The Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition is asking Massachusetts residents to vote "no" on Question 1 on November 4. A “no” vote will improve subways, trains, buses, bicycle paths, and sidewalks,... Read more »

Prisoner Uprising

A private corporation that runs a prison in Arizona where the state of Vermont sends some of its prisoners tried to keep secret an uprising by the Vermonters. The prisoners broke TVs and microwave... Read more »

The Valley Post Seeks Donations, Volunteers

Every week, about 375 people read the Valley Post. Donations from readers is the Valley Post's only source of income. To avoid conflicts of interest, we reject advertising and government funding.... Read more »

Activists Fight for Deaf School in Brattleboro

In Brattleboro, a 110-year-old school for deaf people closed this year. Deaf activists and their supporters are organizing to get the school, which had been funded by the state, re-opened. They... Read more »