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I-91 Rockingham Bridge construction schedule - Ramp closed through 7/28

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:43:58 GMT

The projected completion date is May 18, 2020. Here is the anticipated construction schedule for the week of July 24, 2017.




Vermont Gas pipeline investigation expands

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:36:59 GMT

State regulators are investigating whether Vermont Gas Systems buried a pipeline in Addison County as deeply as required by its permit. The pipeline's 2013 permit required it to be buried at least 4 feet deep in a 2,500-foot section near New Haven, but in at least 18 locations along that length, the pipe was not buried that deeply, which Vermont Gas has acknowledged.




Brattleboro CC's Walker tied for 3rd

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 04:19:20 GMT

Reggie Parker of Green Mountain National Golf Club fired a 6-over par 78 to take the lead on the first day of the Vermont Senior Women's Amateur Golf championship at the Country Club of Vermont. Parker, last year's champion, has won the event eight times.




Many rural Vermonters still stuck with land lines

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:47:12 GMT

An increasing number of Vermonters are moving to cut the cord. But what about the people in more rural parts of our region who don't have the option? Staff Writer Terri Hallenbeck from Seven Days went searching for answers.




Meet Gov. Phil Scott, stock car racer

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:31:52 GMT

Gov. Phil Scott ducks into a trailer, trades his business suit for a racing jumpsuit, climbs into his modified Chevrolet and heads for Thunder Road. When his security detail drives him into the pits at the banked, quarter-mile track, he is no longer Phil Scott, the chief executive of Vermont.




Vermont man charged in fatal crash; alleged to be texting

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 22:46:00 GMT

Police say a Vermont man who has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a December crash that killed a Rutland couple was texting at the time of the crash. The Rutland Herald reports that 22-year-old Ryan Kennelly, of New Haven, entered the pleas in court Monday to two counts of negligent operation with death resulting.




Vt. attorney general: DMV facial recognition not fully compliant

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:51:12 GMT

After an investigation, the Vermont attorney general has determined that the Department of Motor Vehicle's use of facial recognition technology is not fully compliant with state law. Attorney General T.J. Donovan said Tuesday that the program should continue to be suspended unless the Legislature gives the DMV authority to use biometric technology.




Police search for link between burglaries

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:26:33 GMT

Detectives with the Vermont State Police are following up on a number of leads in relation to a series of burglaries that occurred on July 10 and 11. According to press releases from the State Police, chainsaws, weed whackers, hedge trimmers and a welder were stolen from a residence in Athens; a cash register and an air conditioner unit were taken from the West Townshend Country; and a cash register was stolen from D&K Grocery Store in Jamaica. In addition, a vacant apartment in Jamaica was broken into but no property was stolen.




Vermont passes ethics, disclosure laws; now Idaho's one of just two states without

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:42:31 GMT

Thanks to legislative action this year in Vermont, Idaho is now one of just two states in the nation with no requirements for personal financial disclosure by state lawmakers or other elected or appointed officials. Idaho had been one of three states with that distinction.




News Minute: Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news ...

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 06:17:19 GMT

Interstate fishing managers say a row with an appointee of President Donald Trump's administration over the regulation of flounder fishing off New Jersey jeopardizes conservation of marine species all along the East Coast. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission had announced New Jersey was out of compliance with management of the summer flounder fishery.




Founder of biking nonprofit wants to cure - automobilism'

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 01:43:09 GMT

Automobilism is "the way in which the automobile has reduced what we think and believe is our potential for engaging our bodies and senses in the world, and what we think our communities should look and sound like," Cohen said. Cohen said he's a psychotherapist by trade and the founder of VBike.




Lawmakers: US Senate's health care plan would hurt Vermont

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 20:58:46 GMT

The health care proposal under consideration in the U.S. Senate would be devastating to the thousands of Vermont residents who rely on the current system for care, and it has the potential to wreak havoc on the state's finances, top state and federal politicians across the political spectrum said Monday. Meeting in the Statehouse office of Republican Gov. Phil Scott, the three members of the congressional delegation and other top lawmakers from the Democratic and Republican parties said they had different opinions about the best way to fix President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, but they agreed Vermont residents had to be protected in the process.




Bellemare, Jozefiak top locals at 4-over

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 01:01:10 GMT

Mount Anthony's Logan Ripley putts on 18 during the second round of the Vermont Amateur. Ripley shot an 83 on Wednesday, missing the cut by two shots.




O Sole Trio highlights Italian influence on American music

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:49:14 GMT

From the streets of Napoli to sold-out stadiums, the culture and history of Italy, as brought to America by Italian immigrants, has greatly influenced popular music.




Mobile food bank expands in Windham County

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:17:05 GMT

A program that brings fresh, free produce to Vermont schools and hospitals each month is expanding with another stop in Windham County. Vermont Foodbank's "VeggieVanGo" initiative is coming to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, where a mobile food pantry will be set up from noon to 1 p.m. on the third Monday of every month starting July 17. The program is relatively new but already includes 13 monthly stops, with Brattleboro Memorial representing the 14th.




News Minute: Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news ...

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:51:38 GMT

A Maine Democratic lawmaker says he regrets an "aggressively sarcastic and inappropriate" Facebook post criticizing President Donald Trump. Rep. Scott Hamann on Tuesday called Trump a "half-term president, at most, especially if I ever get within 10 feet."




Public hearing on Lake Champlain flooding

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:34:22 GMT

There are three public meetings-- one in Vermont, one in Quebec and one in New York-- to get feedback on the plans to mitigate flooding. That first meeting is July 11 at the University of Vermont at the Davis Center.