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Officials warn drivers to pay attention during construction

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 8:57am
State engineers say, drivers often get home and don’t remember how they got there. It's particularly dangerous right now with so many construction projects.

Officials warn beach goers about turtle nest

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 7:56am
Officials say snapping turtles have a new nest at North Beach. 

Vermont's connection to USS Fitzgerald involved in deadly collision

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 7:34am
We are learning more about the Vermont connection to the USS Fitzgerald which was involved in that deadly collision over the weekend.

DUI and child cruelty charges for Essex man

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:50pm
An Essex man was arrested for DUI Monday afternoon in South Burlington with his 4-year-old in the car.

Rep. Welch wants college loan forgiveness for farmers

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:44pm
Vermont's lone congressman is pushing a bill to forgive college loan debt for farmers.

Chester man faces sex assault charges

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:33pm
A Chester man charged with sexual assault. 18-year-old Ryan Stocker was arrested after a month long investigation.

Minor flooding in Rutland

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:29pm
Some flooding in Rutland Monday.

What will new Cuba travel restrictions mean for Vermonters?

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:24pm
Foreign policy hits close to home. It’s Jake Agna's mission to bring Americans and Cubans together to play tennis. He says President Donald Trump’s tighter travel and trade restrictions won't stop him from sharing the sport he loves.

MiVT: Rocket Dog of Vermont

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 7:14pm
Two tennis balls on a cord has led one Burlington woman to some doggone success -- cool K-9 apparel that for 20 years has been Made in Vermont. 

Vermont journalists remember Watergate 45 years later

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 6:48pm
Just two days ago marked the 45th anniversary of the infamous Watergate break-in that brought down a president.  Two Vermonters have a unique perspective on those trying times for our democracy. 

DHMC course preps public for mass trauma

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 6:17pm
At Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center the public is being trained on how to be prepare for an emergency. 

Vermont, New York, & Quebec ink lake water quality plan

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 6:06pm
Officials from New York, Vermont and Quebec signed off Monday on a five year-plan to improve the Lake Champlain's water quality, and to boost educational efforts to engage the public. 

Severe storm safety tips

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 5:43pm
Severe storms rolled through the state Monday afternoon causing power outages. 

Job cuts at Louis Garneau

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 4:50pm
Layoffs have been announced at a sportswear manufacturer in Derby. Louis Garneau USA makes and markets high-end cycling and other sportswear. In Derby it does sales and marketing, production and has a distribution center. The layoffs will hit 36 workers.  When Louis Garneau moved to town four years ago it had 90 employees. Related Story: Garneau plans to expand Newport operations

New study breaks down child gun-related deaths

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 4:27pm
Vermont and New Hampshire are among a handful of states with 20 or fewer deaths a year.

Burglar takes joyride inside Pownal business

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:57pm
Police say a burglar broke into a Bennington County business and took a ride on a motorcycle inside.  

Boat trailer mishap blocks North End traffic

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 1:31pm
A boat trailer accident has blocked traffic near the Burlington Beltline. 

Juveniles charged with crime spree

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:51pm
Two teenagers will face a judge Monday after police found them driving a stolen vehicle. 

St. Johnsbury police chief put on leave

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:50pm
St. Johnsbury's police chief has been put on leave.

Sex offender to be returned to Vermont

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 12:31pm
A sex offender is being brought back to Vermont to face charges.

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