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Sanders grills Trump's education pick

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:42pm
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders grilled the potential secretary of education on whether she's fit to shape the nation's education system moving forward. 

St. Johnsbury working on details of prison work-camp expansion

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 12:30pm
A Vermont town is working on a plan with the Department of Corrections to increase the number of inmates being held in what is now an underused prison work camp. 

In letter, 9 attorneys general urge rejection of EPA nominee

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:58am
The Democratic attorneys general of eight states and the District of Columbia are urging the U.S. Senate to reject Republican President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of Scott Pruitt to run the Environmental...

Just-installed smoke detectors credited with saving 4 lives

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:50am
Vermont State Police are crediting two fire safety officials with saving the lives of three children and an adult who safely escaped a fire in a Brighton home days after the officials required that smoke detectors be...

BB gun vandal hits Burlington cars

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 11:46am
Police in Burlington say someone is using a BB gun to shoot out the windows of parked cars. 

NH ski resorts report a strong holiday weekend

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:40am
New Hampshire ski resorts say they had a strong holiday weekend, with enough snow and clear skies.

New NH ID cards to feature state outline, purple lilac

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:38am
State officials say they're phasing in a new design for New Hampshire's identification cards over the next five years.

NH medical marijuana program serving more than 2K

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:35am
New Hampshire's medical marijuana program is now serving more than 2,000 people.

Sununu to tap former rival Edelblut to lead education dept

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:32am
Republican Gov. Chris Sununu plans to nominate a former rival and school choice advocate to lead New Hampshire's education department.

1st state library in the nation celebrates 300th anniversary

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:28am
The New Hampshire State Library - the first state library in America - is celebrating its 300th anniversary this year.

Mount Wachusett gets 3rd president since 1963

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:23am
Mount Wachusett Community College in Massachusetts has its third president in its more than 50-year history.

Sentencing delayed for ex-Vermont selectman in drug case

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:20am
A federal judge has delayed the sentencing of a former Vermont selectman who admitted in a plea deal that he plotted to distribute cocaine and oxycodone in 2014 and 2015.

Vt. National Guard civil support team set to train

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 10:01am
The Vermont National Guard's 15th civil support team is set to train all day Wednesday at St. Michael's College in Colchester. 

Accident on Carlisle Hill Road

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:45am
At 5:30 P.M. state police say 33 yr old Sarah WideAwake was going 25 mph on Carlisle Hill Road when she claims a car coming in the opposite direction swerved into her lane. 

Officials seek 15 percent pay raise for state prison nurses

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:37am
Nurses in New Hampshire's state prisons may be getting a salary bump.

Deal lets Colby-Sawyer graduates go on to Green Mountain

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:35am
Two liberal arts colleges in New Hampshire and Vermont are making it easier for students from one institution to continue their education at the other.

Second armed robbery in Hartford VT

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:31am
Just after 8 P.M on Tuesday the Wilder Mobil Station in Hartford was robbed. Police are searching for one suspect who showed what appeared to be a handgun. Officials say the gunman took off with an undisclosed amount of cash. Authorities do not believe it is the same person who held up Cumberland Farms on Sunday morning.

Crash on I-89 leaves one man dead

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 8:26am
A Massachusetts man died in a car crash on I-89 just after 10 P.M Tuesday night in Montpelier. 

Vermont lawyer says client out of Guantanamo Bay prison

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:31pm
A Vermont defense attorney says a client being held at the Guantanamo Bay military prison in Cuba has been released and moved to Oman, more than 14 years after he was captured in Afghanistan.

NH police investigate body found near burning car

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 5:57pm
New Hampshire State Police are investigating a body found near a burning vehicle in Stark.