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Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 07:54 PM EDT

VT Family Speaks Out After Dog Shot, Killed by Game Warden

VT Family Speaks Out After Dog Shot, Killed by Game Warden

A Vermont family is speaking out against a state law they say is too harsh after a game warden shot and killed their beloved dog last week.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 10:47 AM EDT

Walmart Employee Accused of Stealing $200K Cash

Walmart Employee Accused of Stealing $200K Cash

A Vermont man is facing embezzlement charges after he allegedly stole $200,000 in cash from a Walmart.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 05:44 PM EDT

Woman Accused of Plotting Murder With Mother Denies Charge

Woman Accused of Plotting Murder With Mother Denies Charge

Erika Guttilla appeared in court Wednesday. She and her mother, Carmen, are charged in the murder of Troy Ford.

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.