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(Corrects headline to say wireline deal, not wireless)
Jan 8 (Reuters) - FairPoint Communications Inc FRP.N said it reached an agreement with the Vermont Department of Public Service regarding its proposed acquisition of Verizon Communication's (VZ.N) wireline operations in Vermont.
FairPoint and Verizon also requested the Vermont Public Service Board to approve the modified transaction, the company said in a statement. (Reporting by Sreerupa Mitra in Bangalore; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)