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Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 at 05:13 PM EST

Victim Identified in Fatal, Vermont Hit-and-Run

Victim Identified in Fatal, Vermont Hit-and-Run

A woman was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Lyndonville, Vermont Saturday morning.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 05:37 PM EST

FBI: Woman Made Ricin, Tested it on Retirement Residents

FBI: Woman Made Ricin, Tested it on Retirement Residents

A Vermont woman has been arrested for allegedly making deadly toxin ricin at a senior assisted living facility and putting it on the food and drinks of fellow residents to test the poison's effectiveness.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 at 07:33 PM EST

Vermont School Principal Denies Spying on Student

Vermont School Principal Denies Spying on Student

Dean Stearns is accused of recording video of an exchange student in the bathroom

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 at 05:26 PM EST

Axe-wielding Vandal Causes Damage to Vermont Sugarhouse

Axe-wielding Vandal Causes Damage to Vermont Sugarhouse

Police hope someone saw something out of the ordinary that helps them locate the culprit

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 05:18 PM EST

Prosecutor Calls for Drug Injection Sites to Cut Deadly ODs

Prosecutor Calls for Drug Injection Sites to Cut Deadly ODs

Chittenden County State’s Attorney Sarah George said Wednesday she believes it’s time to establish supervised injection facilities for IV drug users

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 08:58 AM EST

Woman Sentenced in Fatal Assault at Homeless Encampment

Woman Sentenced in Fatal Assault at Homeless Encampment

A woman has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for her involvement in a fatal assault at a Vermont homeless encampment.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 09:31 PM EST

Police: Possible Ricin Exposure at Retirement Community

Police: Possible Ricin Exposure at Retirement Community

Vermont State Police say they and the FBI are investigating possible exposure to the deadly toxin ricin at a retirement housing community in the town of Shelburne.

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 05:54 PM EST

VT Prosecutor: Drug Report ‘Irrelevant’ in Quintuple Murder

VT Prosecutor: Drug Report ‘Irrelevant’ in Quintuple Murder

A newly-released toxicology report found marijuana, fentanyl, and other chemicals in the system of Steven Bourgoin

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 04:51 PM EST

Vt. Christmas Tree Growers Weigh in on Local Supply

Vt. Christmas Tree Growers Weigh in on Local Supply

Despite national reports of a shortage of real Christmas trees in other parts of the country, Vermont tree growers and sellers say there should be no trouble finding a natural tree here.

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 03:18 PM EST

Student Sues College After Sexual Harassment Suspension

Student Sues College After Sexual Harassment Suspension

A University of Vermont student suspended this fall after being accused of groping a female student at an off-campus party is suing the school, saying he didn't grope the student and the school's disciplinary...