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Tow truck crashes in Fairfax

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 11:29pm
A tow truck went off the road Tuesday night on Route 104 in Fairfax.

Slopeside: Whaleback Mountain

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 7:09pm
Mother Nature has given us a bit of a spring preview over the past few days, but that isn't keeping skiers off the mountain.

Vt. food banks in need of donations

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 7:03pm
Food assistance programs across our region are in need of donations.

Former WCAX reporter makes reality TV show debut

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 7:01pm
Does he have what it takes to survive and win a big cash prize?

Will a push to get younger people in Rutland County work?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 7:00pm
It's no secret that Vermont is losing more and more people each year, but southern parts of the state are losing their population at a faster and more alarming rate than the north.

Vt. Ed Board takes stand against Trump immigration policy

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 6:54pm
Leadership openly sparred over other topics, but the State Board of Education is unanimous in opposing President Trump's immigration policy. 

Cleanup underway at Dartmouth College lab dump site

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 6:49pm
Dartmouth College has begun pumping and cleaning ground water at a college-own contaminated site in Hanover.

GlobalFoundries looks to fill 200 jobs

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 6:44pm
GlobalFoundries in Essex Junction has the help wanted sign out. 

Elderly man's death in Norton ruled homicide

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 6:09pm
The medical examiner is calling an elderly man's death in Norton a homicide.

Maple syrup producers face challenges in warming world

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 4:57pm
New Hampshire's maple syrup producers say they are feeling the pinch from climate change, as winters become warmer and frigid nights so critical to their business become fewer.

'Green burial' law advances in Vermont

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 4:46pm
Bodies in Vermont may soon be buried at least 3.5 feet deep, the optimal depth for decomposition.

Children OK after bus crash in Montpelier

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 3:20pm
A crash involving a school bus in Montpelier sent students to the hospital Tuesday. 

NH church set on fire last year has been demolished

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 2:31pm
A church in Lebanon, New Hampshire, that authorities say was set on fire last year has been demolished. 

NH hospital offers tips to stay active in winter

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 12:34pm
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center has found a great way to inspire people top get outside in the winter. 

Brattleboro warehouse collapses in fire

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 12:33pm
Firefighters say a warehouse filled with wooden pallets in Brattleboro, Vermont, has collapsed from a fire.

AAA: Vehicle rust damage costs US drivers $3B a year

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 12:12pm
A new AAA report estimates U.S. drivers pay about $3 billion a year to repair rust damage from road de-icers.

Northern New England gas prices hold steady

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 11:47am
Average retail gas prices in northern New England have held fairly steady over the past week.

NH bill adds gender identity to anti-discrimination protections

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 11:04am
A bipartisan group of lawmakers wants to expand protections against discrimination for transgender people in New Hampshire.

Snowmobiler dies of injuries in collision with car

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 11:01am
Police say a snowmobiler has died from injuries suffered in a collision with a car on a New Hampshire road.

NH biologist: Don't feed the deer

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 10:58am
New Hampshire's deer biologist says people may be noticing that deer have changed their activity and larger groups of them can be seen as snow depths have increased around the state.