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Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 05:01 PM EDT

Investigators: Badly Burned Body Found in Vt. House Fire

Investigators: Badly Burned Body Found in Vt. House Fire

Police are investigating a fire at a Vermont home and the discovery of a badly burned body in St. Johnsbury.

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 10:51 AM EDT

Arrest Warrant Issued for Man Whose Wife Was Found Dead

Arrest Warrant Issued for Man Whose Wife Was Found Dead

Police in Vermont have issued an arrest warrant on suspicion of second-degree murder for a man whose wife was found dead shortly after she called 911 to say he was pointing a handgun at her.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 05:50 PM EDT

Vt. City Aims to Ease Visitors’ Travels During Construction

Vt. City Aims to Ease Visitors’ Travels During Construction

As the city of Burlington, Vermont enters its busiest time of year—starting with the University of Vermont’s graduation this weekend and continuing with summer and fall tourism traffic for the Lake Champlain...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 10:35 AM EDT

Police: Woman Called 911 About Husband Before Death

Police: Woman Called 911 About Husband Before Death

A Vermont woman called 911 to say her husband was pointing a gun at her while he was drinking before she was found dead, state police said.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM EDT

Selectboard Member Accused of Soliciting Prostitute at Motel

Selectboard Member Accused of Soliciting Prostitute at Motel

A selectboard member in a central Vermont community has been accused of soliciting a prostitute.

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 05:49 PM EDT

Vt. Activists Join National Campaign to Target Poverty

Vt. Activists Join National Campaign to Target Poverty

Protesters in Vermont and across the country rallied in favor of a higher minimum wage.

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 05:37 PM EDT

Vt. Rescue Squad Loaning Out Life-Saving Tool

Vt. Rescue Squad Loaning Out Life-Saving Tool

A new effort in Vermont is aimed at helping more people survive medical emergencies.

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 03:59 PM EDT

"Bachelor Winter Games" Ski Resort Attracts Potential Buyer

"Bachelor Winter Games" Ski Resort Attracts Potential Buyer

Two investors have expressed interest in a private Vermont ski resort that filed for foreclosure.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 08:22 PM EDT

Program Aims to Boost Bonds Between Kids and Moms in Prison

Program Aims to Boost Bonds Between Kids and Moms in Prison

An initiative through a Vermont nonprofit aims to strengthen the bonds between mothers and their kids, while the moms are serving prison sentences.

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 03:07 PM EDT

Vermont Will Soon Require Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Vermont Will Soon Require Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Vermont will soon require that all single occupancy restrooms in public buildings be marked as gender neutral.