ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — More than $3.6 million in tax incentives is going to 28 projects in designated downtowns and village centers around Vermont, Gov. Phil Scott announced.
The awards announced on Thursday are expected to help spur over $83 million in building and public infrastructure improvements, Scott said.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A former sheriff's deputy has been accused of soliciting sex and nude photos from women in exchange for money prosecutors say they used to buy drugs.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Voters in St. Johnsbury have approved a proposal to borrow $5.4 million to turn a long-shuttered armory into the community’s new public safety building.
Voters approved the proposal Tuesday by a vote of 255-170.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Voters in St. Johnsbury are deciding Tuesday whether to authorize town officials to borrow $5.4 million to turn an old armory into the community's new public safety building.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Another section of trail is open on what will became a 93-mile (149.6 kilometers) recreation trail that will cross Vermont between Swanton and St. Johnsbury.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Voters in St. Johnsbury will be asked next month whether to approve the borrowing of $5.4 million to renovate the long-shuttered St. Johnsbury Armory into a new police station and dispatch center.
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — Three prison inmates have tested positive for COVID-19, the Department of Corrections said.
In tests conducted Monday and Tuesday on new arrivals, the department found two cases among incarcerated individuals at the Northwest State Correctional Facility in St.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A grant of more than $806,000 will help connect the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail to downtown St. Johnsbury.
The grant from the Northern Borders Regional Commission for the design and construction of a trail and a new South Main Street underpass was the biggest single amount given to Vermont towns in this year’s round of grants.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — The St. Johnsbury select board is asking town voters to authorize them to borrow $5.4 million dollars to pay for the renovation of the long-shuttered St. Johnsbury Armory.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Due to a staffing shortage, the Caledonia County Sheriff’s Department can no longer provide around-the-clock security at Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital.
Sheriff Dean Shatney said that starting Monday, coverage at the hospital would be “random.”
SHEFFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Five people were injured after two vehicles collided with a moose on Interstate 91 in Sheffield, Vermont State Police said.
A vehicle hit the moose head-on on Saturday night and then crashed into a guardrail, police said.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vaccination rates may be higher in border communities in northeastern Vermont than they appear because people living there could be getting their COVID-19 shots in New Hampshire, officials said.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A major construction plan at the Fairbanks Museum in St. Johnsbury has been postponed due to pandemic-related pricing and labor and subcontractor shortages, museum officials said.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — This year the Memorial Day parade, the band and barbecue are back in St. Johnsbury after the coronavirus pandemic altered the event last year.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A heat wave brought record-high temperatures to two Vermont communities on Thursday.
The temperature hit 92 degrees (33 Celsius) at the Burlington International Airport on Thursday at 4 p.m., beating the old record of 91 degrees F (32 Celsius) set in 1975, according to a tweet from the National Weather Service.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A project to turn a former armory into a police station and emergency dispatch center in St. Johnsbury has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) —
A non-profit affordable housing and community development corporation wants to convert a former jailhouse in St. Johnsbury into affordable housing units.
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A $15,000 grant has been awarded to Catamount Arts for a project to illuminate and beautify a tunnel linking downtown St. Johnsbury to the riverfront.
The Vermont Arts Council said in announcing the award that the purpose of the grant is “to support the design and installation of a vibrant light and art-filled passage/tunnel."
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A nonprofit group is using a $1 million award from the Northern Border Regional Commission to build and renovate rental apartments in Vermont and upstate New York...
DANVILLE, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont town is trying to decide what to do with an old railroad station alongside what is now the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail...
St. Johnsbury, Vt. (AP) — Vermont wildlife officials say bears are more active than normal this winter thanks to mild weather and an abundance of accessible food...
LYNDON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont town is helping fund a study to determine whether regionalizing emergency services could benefit it and neighboring communities.
The Lyndon Select Board voted Monday to contribute funds to hire a consultant to study the issue, the Caledonian Record reported.
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A getaway didn't go as planned for a couple of alleged car thieves in the Northeast Kingdom.
Police say Christopher Coughlin, 37, of Burke, and Heather Megaro, 37, of Newark, stole a car from Seth's Auto in St.