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Transforming a piece of Burlington history

3 hours 10 min ago
Are you ready to live in 280 square feet? It's one of the options for a massive new development in Burlington. 

20-year anniversary of landmark marriage equality lawsuit

3 hours 50 min ago
It has been two decades since three same-sex Vermont couples started their legal fight to marry. The idea divided Vermont. A lot has changed since then, but key players in that historic lawsuit say there is still work to be done. 

Outpouring of grief for a young drowning victim

3 hours 57 min ago
An outpouring of grief Friday for a young drowning victim in Burlington. And a vow from city leaders to examine swimming safety in the city. 

How Welch, Kuster want to save the Affordable Care Act

4 hours 11 min ago
Can the Affordable Care Act be saved? Representatives from Vermont and New Hampshire think so. They're calling their plan "Solutions over Politics" but all the representatives sponsoring the bill are Democrats. 

How Vt. hockey players are helping to fight MS

4 hours 11 min ago
Hockey players of all ages and abilities will hit ice across Vermont this weekend for a good cause. 

Public art with a purpose

4 hours 21 min ago
Replacing unwelcome graffiti with art. 

Suds and smiles on tap at Vermont Brewers Festival

4 hours 24 min ago
Thousands of people will be sampling beer at the Burlington Waterfront this weekend. 

UVM Medical Center warns patients of phishing incident

4 hours 28 min ago
More than 2,000 patients with the University of Vermont Medical Center were affected by an email hack. 

Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Brattleboro

4 hours 54 min ago
A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Brattleboro Friday afternoon. 

Cumberland Head boil water order lifted

6 hours 6 min ago
An advisory to boil water in Cumberland Head has been lifted. 

West Nile virus found in mosquitoes in 3 Vt. locations

6 hours 29 min ago
The Vermont Health Department says West Nile virus has been found in mosquitoes collected in three locations in the state.

South Burlington man charged with vandalizing school athletic field

9 hours 22 min ago
Police say they caught the man who vandalized a South Burlington High School athletic field. 

Legal minimum age of marriage in NY now 17

9 hours 43 min ago
New York state has raised the age of marriage to 17 in an effort to prevent child marriage.

Fire destroys Lake Monsters' clubhouse

10 hours 9 min ago
We are learning new details about the fire that destroyed the Vermont Lake Monsters' clubhouse Thursday night. 

NH police chief not surprised 6-year-old suffered overdose

10 hours 20 min ago
A New Hampshire police chief says he's not surprised that a 6-year-old boy overdosed and had to be revived with naloxone this week.

Pedestrian hit by car in Milton

10 hours 35 min ago
A pedestrian was rushed to the hospital Friday morning after getting hit by a car in Milton. 

Vernon votes to leave Brattleboro Union High School district

10 hours 40 min ago
The town of Vernon has opted to leave the Brattleboro Union High School district.

Thieves hit Vt. landscaping company

10 hours 42 min ago
A Waterbury landscaping business says someone stole one of its trailers and lawn equipment. 

St. Johnsbury manufacturer closing its doors

10 hours 50 min ago
North East Precision has laid off its 41 workers because the plant is shutting down. 

Vermont's top finance officials to hear revenue forecast

10 hours 57 min ago
Vermont's top financial experts are going to be getting an update on the state revenue forecast for the current fiscal year.