Anti-poverty group fined for asbestos and safety hazards
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A state investigation details a Vermont anti-poverty group didn't tell its employees that one of its facilities contained asbestos, exposing workers to health and safety...
Woman convicted in disabled child’s death appeals again
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont woman convicted of manslaughter in the death of her disabled son, who had vodka poured into his feeding tube, is claiming she had ineffective legal...
Northeast Kingdom to explore fire department regionalization
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Cost concerns and the dwindling number of on-call firefighters in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom has opened discussions about the regionalization of fire...
Town looking at old motel for new fire and police facility
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont town is considering housing both its fire and police departments at the site of a former motel.
The Caledonian Record reports that the St. Johnsbury...
Vermont warming shelter to remain open through the winter
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont warming shelter will remain open for another year as officials work to find a permanent location.
The Northeast Kingdom Human Services will continue to...
Prosecutor frustrated by sentence for repeat offender
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont prosecutor is disappointed with a sentence imposed on a man who's a repeat offender for burglary — and was convicted two decades ago of manslaughter.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man has pleaded guilty to killing another man in exchange for a sentence of 27 years to life in prison.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police have released the identity of the man shot dead in the town of St. Johnsbury.
Police say 37-year-old Neftaly Martinez, of Enfield, Connecticut,...
Police: 1 dead in St. Johnsbury shooting, no arrests
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — State police say a fatal shooting in in the town of St. Johnsbury is being investigated as a homicide.
Police were called to the Pearl Street apartment just before...
Lawyers say plea agreement reached in pipe killing
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Attorneys in the case of a Vermont man facing a murder charge that he hit another man with a pipe and set his home on fire say a plea agreement has been...
Motel clerk accused of embezzling $17K
LYNDONVILLE, Vt. (AP) — A former motel clerk in Vermont has pleaded not guilty to taking more than $17,000 in room refund cancellations.
Remote Vermont region considering broadband options
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A group working to bring high-speed internet services to Vermont's most remote region says two communications districts could be set up in the coming years to provide...
Deputy sheriff fired for speeding while off-duty
SAINT JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont deputy sheriff has been fired for speeding while off-duty.
Officials say that the Vermont State Police pulled over Deputy Caledonia County Sheriff...
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — The state of Vermont is going to be studying underground contamination in St. Johnsbury that forced the relocation of state workers as part of a plan to make the...
Police seek suspect in St. Johnsbury armed robbery
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont are searching for a suspect who robbed a St. Johnsbury convenience story after displaying a handgun.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — The attorney for a Vermont man facing a murder charge that he hit another man with a pipe and set his home on fire says the case could be settled with a plea...
2 rescued after car plunges into river
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont couple is safe after their car went down an embankment and into the Passumpsic River.
The Caledonian Record reports that 74-year-old William Goff, of St....
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Police are looking for the source of counterfeit money used at local businesses in St. Johnsbury and Lyndon, Vermont.
Police ID man’s body found in Joe’s Pond
DANVILLE, Vt. (AP) — Police are investigating the discovery of man's body found in Joe's Pond in the northern Vermont community of West Danville.
Vermont man finds stranger in his home, cleaning
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man says he came home to find a stranger inside cleaning.
Brendan Boardman tells mynbc.com that he heard noises in the kitchen that he thought was weird...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A bill recently passed by the Vermont Legislature would add spaces to three park-and-ride lots for car poolers and others, creating 277 new parking spots.
Local Man Sets Site On 100-Mile Race Record
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — There are different levels of runners.
There are joggers and speedsters, weekend warriors and endurance elites, pavement pounders and off-road devotees.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont woman convicted of manslaughter in the death of her disabled son, who had vodka poured into his feeding tube, has lost an appeal over her manslaughter...
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont community has banned tobacco use on public property.
The Caledonian Record reports that the St. Johnsbury Select Board voted unanimously to approve the...
TUNBRIDGE, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police have released the names of the two troopers involved in the fatal shooting of an armed man following a lengthy manhunt and standoff.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A driver has pleaded no contest to leaving the scene of a fatal hit-and-run in Vermont in 2017.
The Caledonian-Record reports Gary Hale entered the plea in...
St. Johnsbury board expected to vote on tobacco use ban
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Town officials in St. Johnsbury are expected to vote next month on a ban on tobacco use in public parks and other town-owned property.
2 sought for question in shooting come to police
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say two teenagers wanted for questioning in the shooting of a man in St. Johnsbury have shown up.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — On her first trip to Ghana, Alexis Jablonski, 17, a senior at St. Johnsbury Academy, saw a problem.
Police find man in alleged Underground Railroad stop
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Police say they found a man hiding in a house in Vermont that a tenant says was once a stop on the Underground Railroad.
Voters approve tobacco ban on town property
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Residents in the Vermont town of St. Johnsbury have voted in favor of banning tobacco use in town-owned spaces.
The Caledonian-Record reports the measure approved...
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont museum is celebrating its 125th anniversary of collecting local weather data.
The Caledonian-Record reports the Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium in St....
Town pursues owners of vacant buildings
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont town is going after property owners with vacant buildings as part of an effort to reduce residential blight.
St. Johnsbury voters can take bus to Town Meeting Day polls
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Voters in St. Johnsbury will be able to take a shuttle bus to the polls on Town Meeting Day as part of a get-out-the-vote effort.
Apartment complex project to include all affordable units
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont nonprofit says a St. Johnsbury apartment complex project will have all affordable units instead of planned mixed-income housing.
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Bellows Free Academy of Fairfax 53, White River Valley 43
Bellows Free Academy of St. Albans 71, Vergennes Union 44
Burlington 60, South Burlington 52
Champlain Valley Union 61, St. Johnsbury Academy 52
Police: Man slips handcuffs, escapes police station
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Police have recaptured an assault suspect who slipped out of his handcuffs and fled a police station in Vermont.
The Caledonian-Record reports 21-year-old Miguel Santiago was being held at the St. Johnsbury Police Station on Tuesday when he escaped.
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Arlington Memorial 55, Springfield 37
Bellows Free Academy of St. Albans 64, Missisquoi Valley Union 27
Teacher pleads not guilty to sexually exploiting student
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A former teacher at a Vermont boarding school accused of sexually exploiting a 17-year-old student has pleaded not guilty.
Police last year charged 44-year-old Anitra Lahiri, of Bethlehem, New Hampshire, with sexual exploitation of a minor and disseminating indecent material to a minor.
She taught at Lyndon Institute in Lyndon Center, school for grades 9 through 12.
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Enosburg Falls 59, Bellows Free Academy of St. Albans 51
Essex 50, Champlain Valley Union 39
Middlebury Union 56, Vergennes Union 53
Rice Memorial 68, Mount Mansfield Union 57
Spaulding 56, North Country Union 53, OT
St. Johnsbury Academy 63, South Burlington 46
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Burlington vs. Rutland, ppd.
Mid Vermont Christian School vs. Websterville Baptist Christian, ppd. to Feb 14th.