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Vt. Senate confirms health official despite paperwork woes

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:58am
The Vermont Senate has confirmed a state health care regulator whose appointment was called into question after the paperwork needed for her confirmation could not be found.

Missing NH juvenile found in Vt.

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:55am
Police say a missing juvenile from New Hampshire was found in Rockingham, Vermont. 

Student accused in South Burlington threats released from federal custody

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:50am
The South Burlington High School student accused of making deaths threats against his peers and faculty has been released from federal custody.

Vermont makes all lawsuits public with emergency order

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:43am
The state of Vermont has issued an emergency order making all lawsuits public, a rule change attorneys for the Courthouse News Service call "a win for the First Amendment."

Vt. man convicted of lewd and lascivious conduct

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 11:11am
A West Rutland man has been found guilty of acting in a sexually inappropriate way toward a teen. 

Former NH Gov. Craig Benson gets official portrait

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:16am
The official portrait of former New Hampshire Gov. Craig Benson is going up at the Statehouse, a dozen years after he left office.

Scott urges disposal of unused medication

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:13am
Republican Gov. Phil Scott is asking people to get rid of their unused medication, especially opioid painkillers, to reduce its availability and curb addiction.

Governor plans to get back in the driver's seat this weekend

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:10am
Vermont's first-term governor is looking to get back in the seat - the driver's seat.

Burlington officials urge penalties for fentanyl dealers

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:04am
Officials in Vermont's largest city are urging the state to crack down on dealers who sell fentanyl, the powerful painkiller responsible for many drug overdoses.

Local Reaction to potential bathroom bill

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 6:41am
New reaction Thursday morning to the state possibly going to gender neutral bathrooms. The bill moving through the statehouse right now applies to all public bathrooms. That includes schools, restaurants and stores.  Channel 3's Alex Hirsch hit the streets to find out what people think.

Former Highgate paraeducator faces new sexual assault charges

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 9:43pm
There are new sexual assault allegations against a one-time paraeducator already accused of sending nude photos to a child.

New relief for allergy sufferers

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 7:08pm
Spring can mean sneezing and runny noses for allergy sufferers. How a nontraditional treatment is helping some patients. 

Can America win by picking a fight with Canada?

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:53pm
St. Michael's College business professor Robert Letovsky discusses the simmering trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada.

US F-35 fighters start training near Russia

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:50pm
It's a new American weapon that's already traveled abroad. The F-35 combat jet has been deployed to Estonia, NATO's easternmost border. 

Rescued bobcat released back into the wild

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:46pm
WCAX told you about a bobcat that got hit by a car in New Hampshire and Wednesday

Police investigate vandalism on Craftsbury farm

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:43pm
A Craftsbury farmer woke up to an unpleasant surprise after acres of his land was vandalized.

Temporary bridge installed on busy Chittenden County route

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:42pm
A busy commuter cut-through will be reopened Wednesday evening.

Police on manhunt after NY store shooting

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:41pm
There's a manhunt in New York after a store owner was shot during a robbery.

Police: Multiple vehicles stolen in Franklin County

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:40pm
Police say someone is stealing vehicles in Franklin County and the cops need your help to crack the case.

Hassan, Shaheen offer input to White House on opioid funding

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:40pm
New Hampshire's Democratic U.S. Senators are urging President Donald Trump's administration to provide more money for the state's ongoing opioid crisis.

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