2022 Vermont Primary Election Guide

Vermont’s Primary Election Season Heats Up – How You Can Vote and Who’s Running

MONTPELIER — 2022 is looking like a historic election year in Vermont as the primary election on ...

Heady Vermont Staff 26 Jul 2022
Tulips at the Vermont State House

Governor Phil Scott Signs S.188 – What Does It Mean For Vermont’s Cannabis Industry?

MONTPELIER — Governor Phil Scott signed bill S.188 into law Tuesday of this week. Oft-discussed this ...

Adam Osha 3 Jun 2022

Informational Hearing on Cannabis in Wilmington May 5

Come voice your support for cannabis at a pre-Town Meeting informational hearing about the Wilmington ...

Heady Vermont Staff 30 Apr 2022

Special Cannabis Retail Vote in Wilmington Vermont: May 10

Despite a previous 2 to 1 yes vote approving retailers, residents have petitioned for revote in Wilmington, ...

Heady Vermont Staff 12 Apr 2022

Residents of Essex Junction, Castleton to Vote on Cannabis Retailers Next Week

ESSEX JCT — Next Tuesday, April 12, the Village of Essex Junction is voting on whether to ...

Heady Vermont Staff 7 Apr 2022

Vermont Legislative Update: ‘Not much in the form of progress’

As Vermont’s 2022 legislative session passes its midpoint and the crossover period comes to a ...

Meg McIntyre 28 Mar 2022

Castleton Info Meeting: Let’s Talk Cannabis: Come and ask your questions!

Castleton, Vermont residents: Come to the Fire Department Communiy Room & learn about the upcoming ...

Heady Vermont Staff 26 Mar 2022

Special Cannabis Retail Vote in Castleton Vermont: April 13

The town of Castelton, Vermont has warned a special election: A re-vote on whether to ...

Heady Vermont Staff 26 Mar 2022

VTDigger: Governor Phil Scott Signs Licensing Bill H.701 Into Law

This is an excerpt from an article that originally appeared on VTDigger.org on March 25, 2022, ...

Heady Vermont Staff 26 Mar 2022

Voters Across Vermont Say Yes to Cannabis Retail in Their Towns

ESSEX — More than 40 Vermont communities voted Tuesday on whether to allow cannabis sales locally once ...

Heady Vermont Staff 2 Mar 2022

As Town Meeting Day Draws Near, 43 Vermont Municipalities Prepare to Vote on Retail Cannabis

Dozens of towns across Vermont plan to vote tomorrow on whether to allow retail cannabis ...

Monica Donovan 28 Feb 2022

Cannabis Bills to Watch This Legislative Session

MONTPELIER — With the legislative session now in full swing, Vermont lawmakers are considering several bills ...

Meg McIntyre 15 Feb 2022

Vermont House OKs Licensing Fees, Lower Costs for Small Cultivators

MONTPELIER — State lawmakers on Thursday gave approval to a cannabis licensing fee bill designed to ...

Monica Donovan 4 Feb 2022

Vermont Legislative Cannabis Roundup: January 2022

MONTPELIER — In a busy first few days of the 2022 Vermont legislative session, a number of ...

Heady Vermont Staff 2 Feb 2022

What Will Local Control Look Like in Vermont?

There’s less than a year on the clock until Vermont’s first adult-use cannabis ...

Meg McIntyre 26 Jan 2022

Town of Essex Selectboard Meeting

The Essex Selectboard will meet on Tuesday, Januray 18 2022. This meeting will include discussion and potential ...

Heady Vermont Staff 16 Jan 2022

Vermont Supreme Court: Pair stopped by Border Patrol can’t be prosecuted

MONTPELIER — The state Supreme Court ruled Friday that a Vermont couple cannot be prosecuted in ...

Heady Vermont Staff 28 Sep 2021

Town of Rutland to draft cannabis ballot article

RUTLAND — Rutland Town voters will likely get to decide whether or not to allow retail ...

Heady Vermont Staff 3 Sep 2021

Vermont Senate Committee on Committees Seeks Applicants for Cannabis Control Board Advisory Committee by Wednesday, June 23rd

Act 164 of 2020 launched the creation of a regulated cannabis market in Vermont. The Cannabis Control ...

Heady Vermont Staff 18 Jun 2021
Members of the public listen during the Montpelier Statehouse public hearings on S.241 on Thursday, March 31 2016. by Monica Donovan for Heady Vermont.

House Approves Cannabis Bill With Equity, Advertising Provisions

MONTPELIER — A bill seeking to make improvements to  social equity in the state’s fledgling ...

Teresa Mann 19 May 2021