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Plan to buy vacant lots from 2009 St. Johnsbury fire

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:04am
It's been five years since a fire on St. Johnsbury's Main Street left 20 people homeless and destroyed three brick buildings in the Vermont community.

NH homeowners asked to check pool filters for invasive beetles

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:00am
New Hampshire residents with swimming pools are being asked to check their filters for an invasive insect that poses a serious threat to the state's forests and trees.

Poll shows close House races in New Hampshire

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:58am
A new poll shows U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter slightly ahead of one of her possible challengers and about even with the other in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District, while Rep. Annie Kuster fares better in the...

Vermont shooting range to close for a day

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:56am
Vermont's first fully, publicly accessible shooting range is going to be closed for a day for facility improvements.

Interim superintendent picked for Burlington

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:52am
The Burlington School Board has appointed an interim superintendent after the last one resigned following a report that showed her office had been making budget errors.

Family of World War I vet to get Purple Heart

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:48am
The 80-year-old son of a World War I veteran is going to get the Purple Heart his father earned while fighting in the Great War that began 100 years ago this summer.

GMP wants to replace Brattleboro service center

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:39am
Green Mountain Power wants to tear down its service center in Brattleboro, Vermont - its oldest one in the state - and build a new one.

Plan to buy vacant lots from 2009 fire in St. Johnsbury

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:36am
It's been five years since a fire on St. Johnsbury's Main Street left 20 people homeless and destroyed three brick buildings in the Vermont community.

FairPoint makes plans in case of strike

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:30am
FairPoint Communications says it has plans to ensure that its services to customers continue in northern New England in the event of a strike.

Books over Breakfast: Tobacco Sheds

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:20am
Dale and Darcy Cahill discuss their two books on tobacco sheds.

Fire at Ethan Allen furniture factory

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:08am
A fire at the Ethan Allen furniture factory in Orleans Tuesday night.

Green Mountain Power storm response

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:56am
A strong summer storm ripped through the region leaving thousands in the dark overnight.

Storm rips through Burlington

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:52am
A summer storm ripped through Burlington Tuesday night with a fury that left thousands of homes in the dark.

Disaster drill at USPS in Essex Junction

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:43am
The U.S. Postal Service held a full-scale emergency readiness drill at the processing and distribution center in Essex Junction.

Tuesday storm knocks out power to thousands

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:32am
Severe summer storms rocked our region.

Organization dispenses 76,000 syringes

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:31am
Officials say a Vermont organization that disposes of thousands of used needles each year in exchange for clean ones to facilitate treatment and care annually dispenses about 76,000 syringes to area drug addicts.

Public weighs in on Burlington Telecom bailout

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:40am
Some concerned Burlington residents call it a 17 million dollar mistake – they're talking about Burlington Telecom, a public company that originally provided internet and phone access to citizens of Burlington.

Tuesday storm knocks out power to thousands

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:33am
Severe summer storms rocked our region.

Disaster drill at USPS in Essex Junction

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:32am
The U.S. Postal Service held a full-scale emergency readiness drill at the processing and distribution center in Essex Junction.

Disaster drill at USPS in Essex Junction

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:34pm
The U.S. Postal Service held a full-scale emergency readiness drill at the processing and distribution center in Essex Junction.

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