Welcome to the 2015-16 and 2016-17 Vermont Press Association Awards. Deadline: Sept. 22, 2017 This year, for the first time, we are accepting entries online only. You will find detailed instructions on how to upload entries within each award description. It is vital that entrants follow the file-name conventions described […]

Vermont Press Association Awards (Deadline Sept. 22, 2017)


Vermont’s journalism community is calling on the legislature to defend the First Amendment by establishing basic legal protections for reporters and their sources. Unlike most other states, Vermont does little to prevent the legal system from essentially deputizing journalists by forcing them to reveal confidential sources and information on the […]

Vermont Media Shield Bill (FAQ)


Vermont Press Association features debate for three statewide offices on Sunday Oct. 23 at St. Michael’s College    COLCHESTER — The Vermont Press Association is sponsoring “Debate Sunday” to allow voters a chance to hear the candidates for governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general on Sunday Oct. 23, at St. […]

VPA Hosts Debates for Statewide Offices Oct. 23



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Watchdog Workshops


Here we are! Welcome to the Vermont Press Association’s shiny new website.

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