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Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 09:25 AM EDT

Vt. Man Arrested After Placing Fake Bomb Next to Retreat

Vt. Man Arrested After Placing Fake Bomb Next to Retreat

Police in Brattleboro, Vermont have caught a man allegedly responsible for a bomb hoax on Thursday night.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 05:39 PM EDT

Stinky Trash Heap Removed, Concerns Over Rats Linger in Vt.

Stinky Trash Heap Removed, Concerns Over Rats Linger in Vt.

The city of Rutland hired contractors to clear out a problem property out of concern for public health

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 05:17 PM EDT

Vt. Beaches Get All-Clear After Large Wastewater Discharges

Vt. Beaches Get All-Clear After Large Wastewater Discharges

Officials in Burlington, Vermont, said 1.8 million gallons of partially-treated water was discharged into Lake Champlain.

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 06:26 AM EDT

Man Mistook Fireworks for Guns, Accidentally Shot Self

Man Mistook Fireworks for Guns, Accidentally Shot Self

A Vermont man who allegedly mistook the sound of fireworks for gunfire and opened fire inside a South Burlington gun store now faces state and federal charges.

Tuesday, Jun 5, 2018 at 05:59 PM EDT

Vt. and NH Ski Resorts Sold to Industry Giant

Vt. and NH Ski Resorts Sold to Industry Giant

News that ski industry giant Vail Resorts of Colorado has agreed to acquire Vermont’s Okemo Mountain Resort has become the talk of the town in Ludlow.

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 at 05:39 PM EDT

Flood of Interest in $10K for Remote Workers Moving to Vt.

Flood of Interest in $10K for Remote Workers Moving to Vt.

Vermont economic development officials say they’re thrilled with the response to an offer to give remote workers cash grants to relocate to the Green Mountain State.

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 at 02:25 PM EDT

Judge Schedules 10-Day Trial in Mystery Deaths Case

 Judge Schedules 10-Day Trial in Mystery Deaths Case

A judge has rejected a request from a Vermont man to dismiss a lawsuit filed by his own family accusing him of killing his millionaire grandfather and possibly his mother in an attempt to collect inheritance...

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 at 05:44 PM EDT

New Marina Under Construction on Lake Champlain Waterfront

New Marina Under Construction on Lake Champlain Waterfront

A new marina is under construction on the Lake Champlain waterfront in Vermont's largest city.

Saturday, Jun 2, 2018 at 11:37 AM EDT

Vermont Offering Remote Workers Up to $10K to Move There

Vermont Offering Remote Workers Up to $10K to Move There

Vermont is willing to pay new residents who work remotely for an out-of-state employer in hopes of increasing its population and workforce. Vermont Gov. Phil Scott has signed into law a bill that will pay those...

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 10:40 AM EDT

Keurig Coffee Company Lays Off 35, Mostly in Manufacturing

Keurig Coffee Company Lays Off 35, Mostly in Manufacturing

The Vermont coffee company known for its K-cup machines is laying off 35 employees in the state, mostly in manufacturing.