ALBANY, Vt. (AP) — Residents of a small Vermont town are working to revive the community's general store years after a devastating fire.
Vermont Public Radio reports that the town of Albany...
Interstate 91 bridge project finish delayed 2 months
ROCKINGHAM, Vt. (AP) — A $44 million dollar project to build new side-by-side Interstate 91 bridges over the Williams River in Rockingham is being delayed.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's capital city is preparing to welcome a new distillery that will bring 50-high paying jobs when it begins production later this spring.
Furniture maker expanding production at 2 Vermont plants
BEECHER FALLS, Vt. (AP) — A furniture manufacturer is planning to expand production at two plants in northeastern Vermont after laying-off almost 400 employees at facilities in North Carolina and...
DERBY LINE, Vt. (AP) — A rebuilt bridge that crosses Interstate 91 just south of the U.S.-Canadian border has a new name.
The Caledonian Record reports that the Vermont Transportation Board...
Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont seeing spring flooding
Flood warnings are continuing along low-lying areas in parts of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont where rivers are overflowing with runoff from spring snowmelt and heavy rains.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A combination of warm weather, rain and melting snow was feeding floodwaters in low-lying areas of Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine on Saturday.
Vermont VA hospital gets new medical director
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs says a new medical director has been appointed to lead the VA hospital in White River Junction, Vermont.
Hikers urged to stay off wet mountain trails
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — It's mud season in Vermont and officials are urging hikers to abide by trail closures.
The Green Mountain Club, the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation...
Toddler dies after being found in Vermont river
CHELSEA, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say the investigation is continuing into the death of a 2-year-old girl who was pulled from the White River in Chelsea and later pronounced dead at a...
Vermonters urged to avoid attracting bears
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is asking residents to remove any potential food sources from their property that would attract hungry bears this spring.
Vermont man placed on probation for hate crime
BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to committing a hate crime against a transgender resident.
Vermont close to renaming Columbus Day
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont is close to becoming one of the first states to legally rename Columbus Day.
Republican Gov. Phil Scott says he is likely to sign a bill into law that would...
Vermont hits record low unemployment rate
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's Labor Department says the state's unemployment rate is the lowest it's ever been since the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics started its online monthly records in...
Regulators to mull possible changes to “net metering”
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's public utility regulators plan to review the rule for a renewable energy program.
The Rutland Herald reports that the Public Utility Commission said this...
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — A chemistry professor whose exam question asked students to calculate the lethal dose of a poisonous gas used in Nazi gas chambers during the Holocaust has taken a leave of...
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Supreme Court has heard arguments over whether police can charge a fee to someone that asks to view body camera footage.
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MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — Middlebury College has canceled a lecture by a conservative Polish speaker out of safety concerns two years after the school was the site of a rowdy...
4 suspects in custody in Vermont fatal shooting
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Police say four suspects are facing charges in a fatal shooting in Vermont.
Burlington police say 23-year-old Benzell Hampton was shot and killed in an attack in a...
Scott: Vermont appears to meet threshold for flood aid
PITTSFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Gov. Phil Scott says it's likely that the damage from this week's spring flooding meets the threshold for the state to seek federal assistance.
Norovirus suspected in outbreak at Norwich University
NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Health is investigating the outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness that sickened more than two dozen students and staff at Norwich...
Woman facing charges in connection to fatal shooting
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A 32-year-old Florida woman is facing charges in connection with a shooting in downtown Burlington, Vermont, that left one man dead and another in critical...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Attorney General's office says it will not prosecute a state trooper who shot and wounded a suspect who had fired multiple times at police earlier this...
A 25-year trail plan in the making in Dover, Vermont
DOVER, Vt. (AP) — Between trail development and adding new things like a skatepark or disc golf course, lots of ideas are circulating this community, where a 25-year plan is being...
Killington, Vt. students win math competition
KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — First time, first place.
Killington fourth-grade students brought home the first and second place honors in the third- and fourth-grade division of the 3rd annual...
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont State Police say tests have determined that a trooper encountered heroin before he collapsed and was revived by three doses of the overdose-drug Narcan, but...
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Proposal would turn industrial building into hemp plant
PAWLET, Vt. (AP) — An old industrial building in southwestern Vermont could be turned into a medical marijuana and hemp processing plant.
The Rutland Herald reports that Castleton resident...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's congressional delegation says the state is going to receive $21 million in affordable housing and community development funds.
Vermont officials assess damage from spring flooding
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont state and local officials are assessing damage from flooding caused by heavy rains and snowmelt that led to road closures, some evacuations and a rescue from a...
MILTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says thousands of alewives were found dead on the shores of Lake Champlain as the ice clears after the long winter.
CONCORD, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man questioned by police last year about a homicide says the government continues to withhold evidence against him related to a search of his Concord...
Classes dismissed early due to a city water main break
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Classes have been dismissed early in South Burlington, Vermont, due to a city water main break that is affecting the schools.
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont office of the United States Attorney says more than a dozen people are facing federal and state drug charges following a three-day operation in the Brattleboro...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's largest electric utility is upping the ante and setting a goal of getting all of its power from renewable sources in just over a decade.
Vermont pharmacy sues New York health care company
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — An independent Vermont pharmacy is suing a New York health insurance company for steering its customers toward mail order prescriptions.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A top official at the Vermont Department of Labor says money was paid out after someone gained unauthorized access to the state's Unemployment Insurance Claimant Portal...
Man pleads guilty to killing elderly Vermont woman
BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man has pleaded guilty to a charge he stabbed to death an elderly Arlington woman in her home more than two years ago.
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont officials say flooding from spring rains has closed a number of roadways across the state.
State Police report sections of roadway are closed due to flooding in...
Nonprofit plans to donate woodlands to Vermont 2 towns
SHARON, Vt. (AP) — A nonprofit group wants to donate more than 200 acres of woodlands to the towns of Stafford and Sharon that it hopes they will oversee as a jointly owned town forest.
Vermont community finishes renovation to town building
SHAFTSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Officials in the southern Vermont community of Shaftsbury say long-needed renovation to the town office building have been completed.
BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A state expert will share information about the threat from the emerald ash borer, the invasive insect pest that is threatening the state's ash trees.
Ages of deer taken by hunters available on state website
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says hunters who submitted a tooth from a deer they killed last year can now see how old that animal was on the department's...
Sanders, in Michigan, tells Trump to rework trade accord
WARREN, Mich. (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont says President Donald Trump should "go back to the drawing board" on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade accord because it would let Michigan-based...
Vermont snowmobiling season is coming to a close
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — Officials with the Green Mountain National Forest are reminding snowmobilers that the season is coming to an end.
Throughout Vermont the snowmobile season ends on Monday,...
Vermont police crack down on distracted drivers
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont police are cracking down on distracted drivers.
Police and transportation officials have launched a campaign that started on Thursday and runs through Monday...
5 sites proposed for new Vermont recycling plant
WILLISTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont waste district has proposed five industrial sites for a new recycling plant.
The proposed sites are part of an ongoing search by the Chittenden Solid Waste...
Health officials: Coyotes test positive for rabies
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont health officials say two coyotes have tested positively for rabies.
The Vermont Department of Public Health in a Friday statement is urging residents near...