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2 hurt after state trooper crashes cruiser into vehicle

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 9:45am
Vermont State Police say a trooper crashed into a car in Newport, leaving both drivers hurt and both vehicles totaled.

2 Basketball players in handcuffs after brawl on court

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 8:41am
Police have charged two members of the Daniel Webster men's college basketball team after a fight during the game. It took 25 officers to break up the brawl. Authorities say 22-year old Marquise Caudil assaulted a player on the South Vermont College's team and threatend and officer who tried to stop him. Another player allegedly incited the hostile crowd surrounding an officer. Both player now face multiple charges. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnq2kUQCoeg

Valley Vista opens beds for displaces recovering addicts

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 8:09am
Valley Vista treatment center directors say they will have 19 beds available in the next 4 to 6 weeks for patients displaced by the closing of Maple Leafe in Underhill.

Man steals jewelry and gun from home

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 8:03am
State Police say 31-year-old Harley MacDonald forced his way into a Vermont home on Finley Bridge Road and stole jewelry and a gun Sunday night. 

More DUI checkpoints due to high number of crashes

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 7:59am
Vermont State Police are adding steps to catch impaired drivers. Officials say this comes after the number of DUI crashes went up last year.

Ski jumpers in Brattleboro for annual competition

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 9:08pm
For the past 95 years aspiring Olympians have been taking to the air at Harris Hill. 

2 arrested at Highgate border protest

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 9:00pm
Two protestors were arrested Sunday at the Highgate Port of Entry. P

Brides-to-be gather in Essex Junction

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 7:54pm
Over 100 brides-to-be stopped by the Burlington Winter Bridal Show Sunday afternoon.  

Minimum wage increase among topics at Burlington forum

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 7:29pm
Health care, paid family leave, and raising the minimum wage -- they're topics that often came up during the presidential election and continue to be debated.  Sunday a group gathered in Burlington to make their voices heard.   

Waterfront development hopes to address BTV housing crunch

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 7:24pm
Affordable housing continues to be an issue in the Queen City, but a new development at a former college aims to make headway.  

Officials warn of unsafe ice during school vacation weeks

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 1:15pm
New Hampshire Fish and Game officials have a simple message for the thousands of snowmobilers, ice anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts who will be in the state over the next few weeks: "If you don't know, don't go."

Renovated Lamoille County Courthouse hosts are exhibition

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 1:11pm
The newly renovated Lamoille County Courthouse in Hyde Park is hosting an art collection of local scenes throughout the seasons. 

Leahy heading to Cuba, Colombia

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 1:00pm
Vermont U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy is headed to Cuba and Colombia during the President's Day congressional recess. 

Officials say 2 record fish caught in Vermont in 2016

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:58pm
The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department says two record-setting fish were caught in the state last year.

Report alleges discrimination in medical pot registry

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:54pm
A report by Vermont's Human Rights Commission alleges that the state discriminated against a man when they denied him medical marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.

Volunteers help kids hit the slopes

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 10:17am
      Skiing is a popular sport around here, but not all youngsters have the opportunity to try it. We meet a local teacher who's making sure that his students have the chance to hit the slopes.

Perfect day for Snow Bog 5 in Rutland

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 7:24pm
At the Vermont State Fair grounds in Rutland drivers from around the country are ready to put their jacked-up rides to the test -- an event typically seen during mud season.

Vt. Farmers meet, discuss ways to thrive

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 5:52pm
Saturday was the 98th annual meeting of St. Albans Dairy Cooperative members.

N.H. seeks $6.2M to aid moms, inmates fight opioid abuse

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:18pm
New Hampshire is seeking $6.2 million in federal money over the next two years to combat the state's opioid crisis.

Shaheen part of delegation to Munich Security Conference

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:15pm
Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is attending a two-day foreign policy and security conference in Germany.

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