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Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 05:10 PM EST

Snow Fighting Supplies Strained as Another Storm Hits VT

Snow Fighting Supplies Strained as Another Storm Hits VT

Ahead of another winter wallop, the Vermont Agency of Transportation has just broken a record, secretary Joe Flynn said Wednesday.

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 10:05 AM EST

Vermonters Take Part in Annual Town Meeting Day

Vermonters Take Part in Annual Town Meeting Day

Vermonters have elected town officers, voted on school budgets and voiced their opinions on other topics during their annual town meetings.

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 10:11 AM EST

Sanders' Stepdaughter Loses Mayor's Race in Vermont

Sanders' Stepdaughter Loses Mayor's Race in Vermont

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders' stepdaughter has lost her bid for mayor of Vermont's largest city, where Sanders got his political start.

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 09:23 AM EST

Man Suspected of Killing Wife Was on Furlough After Assault

Man Suspected of Killing Wife Was on Furlough After Assault

Authorities say a Vermont man suspected of fatally shooting his estranged wife was on furlough after a domestic assault conviction last month.

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 at 07:46 PM EST

Vt. Town Has 'No Confidence' in President Trump

Vt. Town Has 'No Confidence' in President Trump

A small Vermont town said Tuesday that it has no confidence in the administration of President Donald J. Trump. The vote in Johnson came during the more than 200-year-old tradition of Town Meeting Day in...

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 at 01:22 PM EST

Sanders' Stepdaughter on Ballot for Mayor of Vermont City

Sanders' Stepdaughter on Ballot for Mayor of Vermont City

Voters are set to decide whether to elect Bernie Sanders' stepdaughter as mayor of Vermont's largest city, where the independent senator got his political start.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018 at 05:52 PM EST

Dozens of Vt. Communities to Weigh in on Climate Change

Dozens of Vt. Communities to Weigh in on Climate Change

At least 36 cities and towns in Vermont will answer an advisory question on Town Meeting Day pertaining to climate change.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018 at 07:51 AM EST

Vt. Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Wife

Vt. Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Wife

Police in Vermont say a 70-year-old Royalton man was arrested in connection with the shooting death of his estranged wife over the weekend.

Saturday, Mar 3, 2018 at 09:40 PM EST

Vt. Police Arrest Suspect in 2016 Kevin Smith Homicide

Vt. Police Arrest Suspect in 2016  Kevin Smith Homicide

Vermont officials announced the arrest and indictment of Jennifer Simard, 46, of Brownington, for the Murder of Kevin Smith.

Saturday, Mar 3, 2018 at 03:16 PM EST

Amtrak Chief Says Efforts Underway to Preserve Vermont Train

Amtrak Chief Says Efforts Underway to Preserve Vermont Train

The head of the Amtrak passenger rail service says efforts are underway to help ensure the service on the Vermonter train will continue.