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Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 at 03:35 PM EDT

Heat Advisory for Southern New England Through Next Week

Heat Advisory for Southern New England Through Next Week

State officials are continuing to monitor the high likelihood of potentially dangerous heat and humidity, according to an update issued early Saturday morning.

Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 at 02:22 PM EDT

Vt. Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault of 12 Year Old

Vt. Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault of 12 Year Old

A man is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl in Burlington, Vermont.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 05:35 PM EDT

In Era of Legal Pot, Pot Remains Illegal on Lake Champlain

In Era of Legal Pot, Pot Remains Illegal on Lake Champlain

The U.S. Coast Guard is reminding people Lake Champlain is a federal waterway, shared between Vermont, New York, and Canada, so Vermont’s new, looser attitude toward marijuana does not apply out on the lake.

Thursday, Jun 28, 2018 at 06:09 PM EDT

Wrong ‘Red Hen:’ Name Mix-Up Means Scorn for Vt. Bakery

Wrong ‘Red Hen:’ Name Mix-Up Means Scorn for Vt. Bakery

A New England business was on the receiving end of mean-spirited blowback for a decision made hundreds of miles away, which it had absolutely nothing to do with.

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018 at 05:22 PM EDT

Art Installation Is So Large, It Snakes Outside Vt. Gallery

Art Installation Is So Large, It Snakes Outside Vt. Gallery

The installation of a captivating new art project in downtown Burlington, Vermont turned heads Wednesday and kept cell phone cameras busy.

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018 at 01:47 PM EDT

Police Still Searching for Man Wanted in Death of Girlfriend

Police Still Searching for Man Wanted in Death of Girlfriend

Police in Vermont are still searching for a man suspected in the death of a 33-year-old South Burlington woman.

Tuesday, Jun 26, 2018 at 05:19 PM EDT

New Vt. Incentives Make Wood Heating Systems More Attainable

New Vt. Incentives Make Wood Heating Systems More Attainable

Advocates say heating with wood pellets reduces carbon emissions and would benefit Vermont's forestry sector.

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 05:27 PM EDT

Vt. Airport Braces for Summer of Record Passengers

Vt. Airport Braces for Summer of Record Passengers

The nation’s airports are in the midst of what’s expected to be a record summer, with the Transportation Security Administration projecting 243-million passengers and crew members will pass through its security...

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 01:48 PM EDT

Ben & Jerry's Unveils Display Dedicated to Civil Rights

Ben & Jerry's Unveils Display Dedicated to Civil Rights

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's has unveiled a new display at its Vermont factory dedicated to civil rights.

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 01:37 PM EDT

Vt. Lawmakers Scramble to Reach Budget Settlement

Vt. Lawmakers Scramble to Reach Budget Settlement

Vermont lawmakers are scrambling to reach a budget settlement acceptable to Republican Gov. Phil Scott.