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Icy roads cause accidents, close schools

4 hours 38 min ago
Icy roads delayed or closed schools, and led to accidents around the region Monday morning.

Moulton appointed Vermont Tech President

5 hours 52 min ago
The Vermont State Colleges Board of Trustees over the weekend unanimously appointed Patricia Moulton to take the job.

Bellows Falls home destroyed by fire

6 hours 11 min ago
Fire destroyed a Bellows Falls home early Monday.

Record donation to Upper Valley Land Trust

6 hours 18 min ago
A New Hampshire couple has donated 1,100 acres to the Upper Valley Land Trust for permanent conservation, the largest donation in the organization's history.

VTrans to take emergency action on Middlebury bridges

7 hours 5 min ago
Downtown Middlebury is getting some temporary bridges as part of a long term fix. 

Fuel tanker rollover closes Rt. 7 in Arlington

7 hours 49 min ago
A fuel tanker rollover has close down Route 7 in Arlington.

Police: Erratic driving leads to I-91 heroin bust

8 hours 24 min ago
Vermont State Police say erratic driving ended with a heroin bust on I-91 in Dummerston Sunday night.

News service sues Vermont over access to court records

8 hours 39 min ago
A California-based news service has filed a lawsuit against the Vermont court system, alleging it improperly conceals newly filed lawsuits in violation of the public's right to access court records under the First...

Boston protest expected at hearing for Vermont farmworkers

8 hours 44 min ago
Hundreds of people are expected to gather in Boston to protest the detention by federal immigration officials of two advocates for Vermont dairy farm workers.

Leahy to target Trump cuts to social service programs

8 hours 54 min ago
Leahy will hold a news conference Monday to address the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which provides poor families money to help pay for heating.

Type 1 Diabetes and Pregnancy

9 hours 49 min ago
Starting a family is an exciting decision for a lot of expecting moms. While the reward is great, being pregnant is not always easy. Imagine nine months carrying a child while handling a chronic condition at the same time. Like many parents, Ginger Vieira is obsessed with her 2 year old daughter Lucy. And now the Fairfax couple is looking forward to bringing home baby number two in a couple of months. “It’s amazing that I can produce an entire life in the same body that...

NH man charged with DUI in 2-car crash

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 10:15pm
Charges have been filed in connection with a head-on crash in Westmoreland, New Hampshire that sent a woman to the hospital with critical injuries. 

Tick season brings renewed Lyme Disease concerns

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 9:34pm
An increasing amount of Lyme Disease cases has the Health Department warning Vermonters to protect themselves.

Best skiing of the season at many X-C areas

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 8:17pm
Cross Country skiers say this month's snow has brought perfect conditions on the trails. 

Girls train with world-class biathletes

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 8:05pm
Girls lined up in Craftsbury Sunday to learn how to learn to shoot and ski with the best.  

Vermont House to vote on marijuana bill

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 3:19pm
House lawmakers in Vermont are expected to vote on a measure to legalize the use and possession of small amounts of marijuana for adults.

Annual BodeFest benefits Olympic skier's nonprofit group

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 2:27pm
New Hampshire's Cannon Mountain is hosting its 12th annual BodeFest.

UVM to start teaching for-credit courses in prison

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 2:13pm
The University of Vermont is going to be teaching courses in some of the state's prisons in hopes of educating inmates in the traditional liberal arts to help them build a better life once they've been released. 

Sanders says he'll introduce 'Medicare for all' bill

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 2:09pm
Vermont's congressional delegation called the defeat of the Republican health plan "a victory."

Would the President's proposed budget affect Meals on Wheels Vermont?

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 10:32am
 One of those items next on the President's agenda is his proposed budget which would make cuts to a number of programs. We looked into what it might mean to a program here locally.

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