Vermont Unemployment Rate Inches up to 3.1% in June
The national unemployment rate rose last month from May also by a tenth of a percentage point to 5.9%, said the Vermont Department of Labor on Friday.
Around Vermont, the unemployment rate ranged from 3% in Barre-Montpelier and Middlebury to 5.1% in Woodstock, according to the Department of Labor.
Longtime pilot Brian Boland, 72, died this week
A hot air balloon pilot died this week after he became trapped underneath the balloon’s basket and fell to his death, the Vermont State Police said.