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Charlotte residents to vote on local landmark's zoning change

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 6:12pm
Zoning issues usually don't draw a crowd at Selectboard meetings, but a large turnout is expected at the town offices in Charlotte because a local landmark is asking for a change.

Is ICE targeting immigration activists?

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 6:12pm
Details are lacking after federal agents arrested undocumented immigrants last week. The actions, apparently legal and in line with the president's policies, has left activists and some public officials scratching their heads.

MiVT: Middlebury Salon features Tata Harper room

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 6:12pm
You may remember this skin care company, Tata Harper, from a previous Made in Vermont. Now thanks to a Vermont salon owner, the brand isn't just made in Vermont, it's being put to use here as well.   As a kid, going to your room meant grounded. At Parlour in Middlebury, going to this room means pampered. "We're the only ones in Vermont to have it," said Lisa Phelps, the salon's co-owner. Here, the skin care items of choice  are made by Tata Harper.   We fea...

Slopeside: Mad River Glen

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 6:12pm
Last week's snow brought a boost to business for the ski industry, and for ski areas that rely on natural snow, it was even more important.

Police respond to incident near Springfield school

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:39pm
There was a scare for elementary school kids in Springfield Monday.

Police: South Burlington man targeted teens for sex

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:24pm
A South Burlington man faces sex assault charges after police say he targeted a pair of teenagers.

Region beginning to bounce back from drought

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:24pm
The big snowfall last week is helping the state climb back out from a drought.

Police: Snowmobiler died on Vt. trails

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:10pm
Another snowmobiler has died on the trails in Vermont.

Former NY day care worker sentenced for child porn

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:54pm
A Plattsburgh man will spend the next 10 years in prison on child porn charges. 

Leahy takes aim at Trump Supreme Court nominee

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:35pm
Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy is criticizing Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch because of his support from conservative interest groups that the Vermont lawmaker called "anti-choice, anti-environment and pro-corporate."

Committee proposes enhancements to St. Johnsbury riverfront

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:38pm
The St. Johnsbury Riverfront Revitalization Committee in Vermont has proposed new pedestrian enhancements along the Passumpsic River as part of their effort to rejuvenate the Bay Street riverfront.

Driver injured when car hits school bus

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:35pm
Vermont State Police say a driver of a car was at fault in a collision with a school bus in Rockingham.

Vermont ACLU marking 50th year, membership growth

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:32pm
The Vermont chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union, which is about to celebrate its 50th anniversary, says it has more than tripled its membership since Donald Trump was elected president, part of a national trend.

Montpelier car sharing pilot program to end in April

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:28pm
A small, car-sharing pilot program in Montpelier is ending after two years.

NY State Trooper succumbs to 9/11 related cancer

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 1:08pm
Family and friends gathered Monday to remember a former New York State Trooper who died from cancer he got while responding to 9/11.

Vt. Senate set to vote on raising tobacco age to 21

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:17pm
Vermont could raise the legal age for using tobacco to 21 under a new bill.

VSP look for driver of crashed car

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:44am
Vermont State Police looking for the driver of car that crashed in St. Johnsbury. 

Vermont maple syrup makers open sugar houses to the public

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:29am
Maple syrup makers around Vermont will be opening their sugar houses to the public this weekend.

Mount Snow plans to install pipeline for snowmaking project

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:24am
Vermont's Mount Snow ski resort plans to resume the construction of its snowmaking system.

Inspired by Vermont K-9, sick Texas boy makes new friend

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:48am
A Texas boy who loved the sight of a Vermont State Police K-9 now has his own dog.

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