Next-generation F-35 fighter jets go to National Guard unit
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Air National Guard is due to take delivery of the first two of what will become 20 F-35 fighter aircrafts, the first guard unit to receive the next-generation...
Iowa officers involved in fatal shooting of suspect ID’d
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Police have identified three southeastern Iowa law enforcement officers involved in a shootout that killed a suspect.
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation said...
Police: Lyft driver arrested on lewd conduct charge
COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — Police say a Lyft driver in Vermont has been accused of lewd and lascivious conduct.
Colchester police say the driver was transporting a woman from Burlington to...
City removes homemade crosswalk in Burlington neighborhood
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The city of Burlington is removing a homemade crosswalk in a south-end neighborhood.
Residents of the Five Sisters neighborhood say they have requested for years that...
Suspect in man’s disappearance reaches gun plea deal
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A suspect in the disappearance of a man with whom he was conducting a drug deal is expected to plead guilty to a federal firearms charge.
Vermont Health Department confirms first vaping illness
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Health Department says physicians have confirmed the first case of vaping-related lung disease in the state.
Police chief in Vermont’s largest city back from leave
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The police chief in Vermont's largest city is back on duty after being gone for over a month on family and medical leave.
Vermont Air Guard to receive first 2 F-35s this week
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Air National Guard is expected to take delivery of its first two F-35 fighter aircraft this week.
Officials at the Burlington International Airport...
Police discover 3 bodies in North Carolina home
BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say they found three people dead inside a home while responding to a call of a shooting.
$3.6 million for bicycle, pedestrian infrastructure
SWANTON, Vt. (AP) — A total of $3.6 million in grants will go toward improving bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure in communities around Vermont.
Collection of premier proverb scholar opens at UVM
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — From "Strike while the iron is hot" to "Been there, done that," proverbs have been developed around the world for centuries, spread by word of mouth, writings, and nowadays...
F-35 pilots to bring jets to Vermont
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Two F-35 fighter jets are set to touch down in Vermont.
WPTZ-TV reports Vermont Air National Guard Lt. Col. Nate Graber will be one of two pilots to bring the...
Vermont refiles murder charge after governor requests review
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A first-degree murder charge against a man accused of killing his wife with a cleaver in 2017 has been refiled by Vermont's attorney general.
Vermont Supreme Court says police can’t charge for records
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Supreme Court says the Burlington Police Department cannot charge for the staff time needed to fulfill a public records request by a man who wanted more...
Man’s citizenship revoked for impersonating a Somali man
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Vermont man convicted of impersonating a Somali man has been sentenced to two months in prison.
Authorities say 56-year-old Hussien Noor Hussien was sentenced...
Another defendant imprisoned for Burlington slaying
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Another defendant has been imprisoned in the slaying of a 26-year-old man in southeast Iowa.
Des Moines County District Court records say 44-year-old Derrick Parker...
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Murder charges refiled against man after charges dropped
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A first-degree murder arrest warrant has been issued for a Vermont man who allegedly killed his wife with a cleaver three months after the charges against him had been...
Landowner clears out homeless camp on private land
BURLINGON, Vt. (AP) — A homeless camp on private property in Vermont has been cleared out.
Rick Davis, owner of the land, says the clear-out Tuesday was for vegetation maintenance, invasive...
Police ID man killed in shootout with Iowa officers
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Police in southeastern Iowa have identified a man killed in a shootout with law enforcement officers.
The Division of Criminal Investigation says 20-year-old Caleb...
Officials seek to mobilize opposition to food stamp proposal
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — State Attorney General T.J. Donovan and anti-poverty advocates sought Wednesday to mobilize opposition to the Trump administration's proposed changes to the federal...
Police say man is dead after firing shots at Iowa officers
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Investigators say a suspect has been killed in southeastern Iowa after fleeing from and shooting at law enforcement officers.
2 cited for trespassing at Leahy’s office for F-35 protest
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Two veterans concerned about F-35 jets coming to Vermont have been cited for trespassing during a sit-in at U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy's office in Burlington,...
Suspect arrested in shooting death of Burlington man
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 25-year-old suspected of shooting to death a Burlington man.
Des Moines County Jail records say Diavontae Davis remained in custody...
Police investigate fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man in Burlington, Iowa.
Burlington Police Lt. Adam Schaefer says officers were called shortly before 2...
Recipients of Vermont Arts Awards announced
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Arts Council has announced the recipients of the 2019 Vermont Arts Awards.
François Clemmons, of Middlebury, will receive the Governor's Award for...
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Vermont swift boat team members return from North Carolina
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont swift water rescue team members who deployed for Hurricane Dorian are headed home.
Assistant State Fire Marshal Patrick McLaughlin said all of the team members...
Colchester 21, Bellows Free Academy of St. Albans 7
Middlebury Union 49, Burlington/South Burlington 20
Vermont asking doctors to report vaping illnesses for study
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Health Department is asking the state's health care providers to report cases of respiratory illnesses linked to e-cigarettes and vaping.
Police recover gun used in killing of Vermont man
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Police say they have recovered the gun used in the killing of a Vermont man and the victim's stepson is facing a federal firearms charge that he possessed the...
Vermont gets $9.5M to better track opioid abuse statewide
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Health Department is going to receive a three-year, $9.5 million grant do more to track and respond to opioid overdoses as part of an effort to be sure solutions...
Federal lawsuit aims to stop Mount Snow sale to Vail Resorts
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — An investor in Mount Snow's parent company, Peak Resorts, wants to stop a vote on whether to merge with Vail Resorts unless more information is disclosed
UVM to retire Coppenrath, Sorrentine Catamount jerseys
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — University of Vermont basketball legends Taylor Coppenrath and T.J. Sorrentine will be returning to the Patrick Gymnasium when the school retires their jerseys next...
Vermont swift boat team is deployed to North Carolina
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Fifteen team members from the Vermont Task Force 1 Swift Water Rescue Team are in North Carolina in the event evacuations are caused by Hurricane Dorian.
Vice President Pence visits Vermont ahead of trip to Poland
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has been visiting Vermont ahead of a planned trip to Poland.
Pence arrived Friday morning at the Burlington International Airport and toured...
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Gas leak closes several streets in Burlington
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A gas leak has closed several streets in Burlington, Vermont.
Burlington fire officials said the leak happened Friday afternoon on St. Paul Street in between King and...
Bank to remove snowmaking equipment from closed ski resort
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont bankruptcy judge is allowing a bank to remove snowmaking equipment purchased with money it loaned to a now shuttered ski resort.
Vermont schools work to find ways to manage cellphone usage
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Middle and high schools in Vermont are grappling with how to manage students' cellphone usage.
Schools across the state have varying approaches ranging from...
Burlington getting 50 new apartments by 2021
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Fifty new apartments are coming to downtown Burlington, Vermont.
The apartments, both market rate and affordable, will be available in studio, one-bedroom and...
University police investigate ‘bias-motivated’ vandalism
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Officers from the University of Vermont police department are investigating what they describe as "bias-motivated vandalism" on the Burlington campus.
Tensions between businesses and homeless after park closure
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The closure of a Burlington, Vermont, park is causing tension as homeless people relocate to the city's downtown.
Burlington's City Hall Park closed in July for a...
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Developers still mum on Burlington downtown mall
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Developers of a mall in downtown Burlington, Vermont, are still not saying when construction will start and what changes are coming, after news broke last month that the...
Business owner pleads guilty to drug, gun charges
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Burlington, Vermont, business owner has pleaded guilty to federal drug conspiracy and gun charges.
WCAX-TV reports that Derek Spilman, owner of Good Times Gallery,...
Councilmember pushes to disarm local police
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A city councilor in Burlington, Vermont, says the city should consider disarming its police force.
WCAX-TV reports that Perri Freeman says she's researching law...
1 of 5 charged in Burlington slaying sentenced to 15 years
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — One of five men accused in a southeast Iowa slaying has been given 15 years in prison.
Des Moines County District Court records say 28-year-old Andre Harris was...