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Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 06:32 PM EST

WWII Spy Surprised With Top Congressional Honor

WWII Spy Surprised With Top Congressional Honor

A World War II veteran from Vermont received the highest award Congress can bestow upon a civilian. Al Besser of Morrisville was praised for his dangerous duty overseas during the war, which included spy...

Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 12:56 PM EST

Officer-Involved Shooting Under Investigation in Vt.

Officer-Involved Shooting Under Investigation in Vt.

An officer-involved shooting involving an armed man who authorities say fired at state troopers multiple times Monday morning is under investigation in Arlington, Vermont. State police said Matt Novick, 40, is...

Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 11:21 AM EST

Gas Prices Fall a Bit More in Northern New England

Gas Prices Fall a Bit More in Northern New England

Gas prices have dropped a bit more in northern New England. The latest GasBuddy survey shows the price of gasoline dropped 3.9 cents per gallon in Vermont in the last week, averaging $2.46.

Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 06:01 PM EST

FBI: Man Kidnapped, Raped Woman in Front of 5-Year-Old Son

FBI: Man Kidnapped, Raped Woman in Front of 5-Year-Old Son

A Vermont man who allegedly kidnapped a woman and her child in New Hampshire, drove them to Vermont, sexually assaulted the woman is in police custody in Pennsylvania after being arrested Sunday following a...

Sunday, Jan 6, 2019 at 08:27 PM EST

Police Arrest Man Accused of Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

Police Arrest Man Accused of Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

Manchester Police say a man accused of numerous crimes, including kidnapping and sexual assault, has been arrested in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. According to Vermont State Police, police from the Prospect Park...

Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 at 02:50 PM EST

Supreme Court: Trooper Wrong to Seize Car in Traffic Stop

Supreme Court: Trooper Wrong to Seize Car in Traffic Stop

The Vermont Supreme Court has ruled that a state trooper was wrong to seize a man's vehicle after he said he smelled a faint scent of burnt marijuana.

Friday, Jan 4, 2019 at 07:25 PM EST

Vt. School Unveils Gender-Neutral Locker Room

Vt. School Unveils Gender-Neutral Locker Room

A newly-converted space inside the high school in Vermont's largest city is drawing praise from transgender and gender-nonconforming students, as well as from advocates for LGBT youth. "It's so awesome that we...

Friday, Jan 4, 2019 at 01:46 PM EST

Trooper Involved in Non-Fatal Shooting Won't Face Charges

Trooper Involved in Non-Fatal Shooting Won't Face Charges

A Vermont State Police trooper involved in a non-fatal shooting in Pownal last October will not be prosecuted. The Vermont Attorney General's office announced Thursday that Trooper Thomas Sandberg, who had been...

Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 at 06:01 PM EST

Sexism Claims From Sanders' Presidential Campaign Resurface

Sexism Claims From Sanders' Presidential Campaign Resurface

Concerns from Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders 2016 campaign have resurfaced, including claims of sexual harassment from inside his camp. Sanders responded Wednesday on CNN to a New York Times article, with content...

Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 at 08:10 AM EST

Retired Vermont Cop Accused of Sex Crime

Retired Vermont Cop Accused of Sex Crime

A former sex crimes investigator in Vermont is accused of inappropriately touching a child. The Vermont State Police arrested Arthur Cyr, 51, of Bristol, Vermont Wednesday

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