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EPA: Company to install anti-hazardous waste system

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 4:20pm
The Environmental Protection Agency says an inspection of a Vermont company that showed poor storage of hazardous wastes has resulted in a settlement.

Winner of Montpelier 'net zero' competition announced

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 2:57pm
A winner has been announced in Montpelier’s 2030 Design Competition.

NH Senate approves bill targeting labor unions, sends to House

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 2:05pm
The New Hampshire Senate has granted approval to a bill aimed at targeting labor union's membership and finances.

High number of gonorrhea cases reported for 2016

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 2:01pm
Health officials say New Hampshire has reported a high number of gonorrhea cases for last year, at 465.

Settlement for family of slain Vt. toddler

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 1:54pm
Hundreds of thousands of dollars will go to the family of a little girl who died after the Vermont Department for Children and Families failed to protect her.

Lake recovering from drought

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 12:33pm
After experiencing near-record low lake levels this past summer, recent snowfall and rain seem to have helped Lake Champlain. 

Thousands of snowmobiles recalled for fire hazards

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 12:28pm
Yamaha and Arctic Cat are recalling thousands of snowmobiles. 

Police to answer crime questions in Arlington

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:58am
Arlington residents will get a chance Thursday night to ask Vermont State Police questions about recent crimes in the area. 

1st Syrian refugee family reaches Vermont

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:50am
The first Syrian refugee family has arrived in Rutland and a second family is on its way. 

Opioid spray maker agrees to pay nearly $3M in settlement

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:09am
Officials say an Arizona company that makes a spray version of an opioid painkiller for cancer patients has agreed to pay nearly $3 million after New Hampshire investigators determined the drug was being marketed to people...

Sununu to Congress: Give states more health care flexibility

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:06am
New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu is asking Congress to give states as much flexibility as possible to design their own health care systems as part of the federal effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

New York to rehab bridges around the state

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:04am
The state budget proposal from Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo includes more than $100 million to rehabilitate or replace infrastructure around the state.

Cuomo wants $35M more for after-school programs

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:02am
New York state would spend $35 million more on after-school programs for some of the most vulnerable children in the state under a plan from Gov. Andrew Cuomo. 

Arrest warrant issued for man charged with killing horse

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:59am
An arrest warrant has been issued for the man accused of using a bow and arrow to fatally shoot a horse in Vermont.

Democrats want to raise Vt. minimum wage to $15 by 2022

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:48am
House Democrats have introduced a proposal to raise Vermont's minimum wage to $15 by 2022.

Vt. author takes bullying by the horns

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:42am
How a Vermont man hopes to put a stop to bullying. 

Rollover crash closes part of I-91

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 7:57am
Vermont state police say there was a rollover crash involving a tractor trailer between exit 5 and 6 on I-91 do to icy conditions, closing down parts of the interstate. There was one report of injury and hazmat crews were called to the scene for a fuel spill. Crews have been on the scene since before 2 A.M.

New NH education commissioner nomination

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 7:53am
Governor Chris Sununu nominated Frank Edelblut as his choice for education commissioner. This nomination requires a public hearing and approval from the five member executive council. 

Armed robbery investigation in Norwich

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 12:35am
Police say a man robbed Dan and Whits General Store Wednesday night.

Colchester students D.C. bound for inauguration

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:29pm
A group of Colchester High School students set off to see history. 15 young people from Rachel Cohen's "Election 2016" class boarded a bus headed for Washington, D.C. Wednesday night.

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