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Gillibrand promotes bill to protect seniors from scams

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:30am
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will promote a bill to protect seniors from financial scams during a swing through upstate New York.

NY to boost rural transportation funds by $32 million

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:27am
New York state plans to dedicate $32 million in federal funding to improve public transportation in the state's rural areas.

Joint committee holds public forum on campaign finance law

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:25am
A new joint committee formed to analyze the current state of Vermont's campaign finance law is holding its first public forum.

Man gets time served for lewd, lascivious conduct with girl

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:23am
A Shaftsbury man has pleaded guilty to lewd and lascivious conduct with a child and will be released from prison under a plea deal.

Lawyer in NH prep school sex assault case: Defense wasn't ideal

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:21am
A lawyer who represented a New Hampshire prep school graduate at his sexual assault trial says the defense team's work wasn't ideal.

Woman in double shooting agrees to 20-year sentence

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:19am
A Vermont woman has agreed to serve at least 20 years in prison after she was convicted of a double shooting that left a man dead in 2011.

A homecoming for many Vermont families

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 9:23am
A big homecoming today for hundreds of Vermont families waiting for their guardsmen to come home. 

UVM hoop cats keep rolling in front of sellout crowd

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:36pm
Catamount Country is celebrating. The University of Vermont men's basketball team became America East regular season champions as they clawed back from a halftime deficit to beat the University of Albany 62-50 Wednesday night.

Keene teenager accidentally put on terror watch list

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:36pm
A Keene teenager was in for quite a surprise at the airport.

Police investigate suspicious death in Rutland

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 10:51pm
Rutland police are investigating a suspicious death.

Vt. lawmakers consider raising smoking age

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:54pm
Vermont lawmakers will consider snuffing out tobacco use by raising the smoking age. 

Sanders calls for investigation into insulin suppliers

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:53pm
A federal lawsuit claims insulin manufacturers are conspiring to raise their prices.

Police: Armed standoff closes Route 105 in Derby

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
There was an armed standoff Wednesday afternoon in Derby at a home on Route 105.

Snowboarder died of hypothermia

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
It was hypothermia that caused the death of a snowboarder at the Stowe resort last week. 

US Border Patrol agent rescues mother, son from frozen ditch

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
A mother and her two children are alive thanks to the quick actions of a U.S. Border Patrol agent. 

Vt. doctor, patient in key prostate cancer study

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
A Vermont man with recurring prostate cancer participated in a study that changed the way patients across the country are treated. The research from a Rutland doctor was just published. 

Saranac Lake gears up to host World Snowshoe Championships

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
Northern New York is gearing up for a major competition Saturday. The village will be the first place in the United States to host the World Snowshoe Championships. 

Pilates studio helps small Vt. town get healthy

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:13pm
She moved from the big city of Chicago to the small town of Vermont several years ago and she's brought her passion for Pilates with her. Scott Fleishman introduces us to a woman helping her community stay fit without fear of injury.

Former Barre motorcycle salesman sent to prison for embezzlement

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 6:02pm
It's a year in prison for a former motorcycle salesman who embezzled from his employer.

Maple Leaf files for bankruptcy

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 5:59pm
First, they shut their doors. Now, we're learning the Maple Leaf Treatment Center is going belly up. 

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