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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 06:40 PM EDT

Woman Charged With Killing Boyfriend, Stashing Body in Trash

Woman Charged With Killing Boyfriend, Stashing Body in Trash

The attorney for a Vermont woman charged with killing her former live-in boyfriend and keeping his corpse in a trash bin for months asked a Vermont Superior Court judge for another day to review the case.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 09:37 AM EDT

Police: Vt. Murder Suspect Could Have Fled to Cape Cod

Police: Vt. Murder Suspect Could Have Fled to Cape Cod

Police in South Burlington, Vermont issued a plea for information to people on Cape Cod Monday, saying it’s possible a murder suspect could be hiding there.

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 01:46 PM EDT

Police Seek Woman in Vt. Shooting Death, Mom in Custody

Police Seek Woman in Vt. Shooting Death, Mom in Custody

Vermont State Police are looking for a woman in connection with the shooting death of a man whose remains were found in the woods, and her mother has been arrested. Police say the victim has been tentatively...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 05:38 PM EDT

Cricket Farm Brings New Food Business to Vermont

Cricket Farm Brings New Food Business to Vermont

Flourish Farm believes its cricket powder and snacks are poised for significant growth.

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 04:48 PM EDT

Vt. Police Searching for Homicide Suspect After Cape Cod Tip

Vt. Police Searching for Homicide Suspect After Cape Cod Tip

A man told police in Falmouth, Massachusetts, that a family member had called him to tell him he shot his girlfriend in South Burlington, Vermont. After South Burlington Police learned of the tip, they found...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 07:35 PM EDT

Vt. Prosecutor Plans to Erase Old Marijuana Convictions

Vt. Prosecutor Plans to Erase Old Marijuana Convictions

The head prosecutor in Vermont's most populous county is about to make a significant offer to the public, signaling a willingness to erase criminal convictions for certain marijuana crimes which her office...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 07:12 AM EDT

Senate Rejects Proposal for Roadside Marijuana Testing

Senate Rejects Proposal for Roadside Marijuana Testing

A Vermont Senate committee has rejected a bill that would have allowed police to use a roadside saliva test to detect marijuana.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 07:56 PM EDT

Luncheon Honors First Responders Who Saved Vt. Police Chief

Luncheon Honors First Responders Who Saved Vt. Police Chief

A community in Vermont's Chittenden County praised the team of first responders who leaped into action last fall to save a police chief's life. "I was dead," Chief Al Buck of the Richmond Police Department said...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 05:01 PM EDT

Vt. Businesses, Lawmakers Push Back on New Maple Syrup Labels

Vt. Businesses, Lawmakers Push Back on New Maple Syrup Labels

Vermont's iconic maple syrup industry is pushing back against a proposal from the federal government to add the phrase "added sugars" to nutrition labels.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 01:12 PM EDT

Man Arrested at Vt. Border Trying to Sneak Into US

Man Arrested at Vt. Border Trying to Sneak Into US

Suspect with lengthy criminal record in Canada allegedly trying to sneak into United States to create false identity.