The following is an open letter to state officials by the health care providers at the Alice Hyde Medical Center. The contents are not the official position of the University of Vermont Health Network, of which Alice Hyde is a part.

This is part of a story as told by Michael Gartner, now in his early 80s and former president of NBC News.

There’s almost nothing good coming from the COVID-19 coronavirus, but there could be one potential positive thing – we should have fewer automobile fatalities. With schools and colleges closed, restaurants limited to takeout only, public gatherings limited to a handful of people, all major s…

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) crash testing has led to lifesaving improvement in occupant protection since it was introduced in 2003. The program has been so successful that the side ratings for current models are no longer helping consumers distinguish among vehicles o…

Warmer weather usually means more people getting out and driving to stores, restaurants, baseball games or sometimes, just to drive. Projections that gas prices could soon fall below $2 per gallon would usually be cause for celebration. But these aren’t usual times, are they?