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Vt. offers 911 texting from all major carriers

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 2:25pm
You can now text 911 on all four major cell carriers in Vermont.

2 bodies found along tracks in upstate New York

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:54pm
Authorities say two people are dead after they apparently were hit by a train in northeastern New York.

Liberal group: Vermont economy back to 2008 levels

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:53pm
A liberal think tank says Vermont's employment picture is close to having rebounded back to pre-recession levels.

Police ID transient whose death ruled suspicious

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:44pm
Burlington Police have released the name of the man whose death in a Vermont homeless camp has been ruled suspicious.

Small environment maximizes learning

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:20pm
An alternative school in Burlington is giving students a more intimate setting for learning.

Protest over absentee ballots in BTV re-vote

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 12:08pm
Some Burlington officials are criticizing a decision on absentee ballots for the city's upcoming school budget re-vote.

BPD identify body found Saturday

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 11:58am
An autopsy on a man found dead in Burlington did not reveal the cause of death, but police continue to investigate the case as a suspicious death.

Bronx man stopped near border with 66 lbs. of pot

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:40am
A 25-year-old Bronx resident is due in court on the Mohawk reservation along the Canadian border to answer drug charges after he was stopped with almost 66 pounds of marijuana in his car.

Invasive insect killing ash trees in New York

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:40am
Ribbons fluttering from trees will mark the fourth annual emerald ash borer awareness week in New York state.

Vermont Railway marks 50th anniversary

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:37am
The Vermont Railway is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and some people have been taking rides along part of the original route.

Vermont 14-year-old heading to geo bee nationals

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:37am
A Vermont teen is in Washington, D.C. to compete against 53 other middle school students in the 26th annual National Geographic Bee.

New Hampshire hosting climate change conference

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:31am
New Hampshire is hosting a conference on climate change preparedness in the Northeast.

2 bodies found along tracks in upstate New York

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:09am
Authorities say two people are dead after they apparently were hit by a train in northeastern New York.

Clean energy projects discussed for Windham County

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:05am
Vermont state officials are discussing how to spend more than $2.5 million for clean energy projects in Windham County, part of a payment from the owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant that's scheduled to...

Sentencing for man who pleaded guilty to killing niece

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 9:50am
A convicted sex offender who killed his 12-year-old niece faces sentencing this week.

Winooski River Rescue

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 9:44am
A short time after 7 p.m. police and fire crews were called an area near the near the Riverwalk in Winooski to assist a distraught man who had climbed out onto the rocks.

Assault, robbery in Brattleboro

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 8:59am
Brattleboro police say more arrests may be coming following a fight and robbery.

NH officials warn public not to feed bears

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 8:54am
New Hampshire's wildlife experts says people are loving bears to death.

Moose permit lottery applications open

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 8:54am
Vermont's Fish and Wildlife department is encouraging hunters to enter the fall moose-hunt lottery online.

USDA grants help homeowners

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 8:53am
The Federal Government is trying to get the word out about help available to elderly homeowners.