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Stories with place: Newport
  • Woman sentenced in crash that killed motorcyclist 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:04 am
  • NEWPORT, Vermont - A 79-year-old woman accused of causing the death of a motorcyclist in Vermont last year has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of careless or negligent operation and has received a suspended sentence of six to 12 months.

  • Man charged in cruiser crushing has June trial 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 7:49 am
  • NEWPORT, Vermont - A Vermont man accused of crushing seven sheriffs' vehicles with a farm tractor is scheduled for trial in June.

  • Vermont man who held police at bay gets probation 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:13 pm
  • NEWPORT, Vermont - A Vermont man who held police at bay from the roof of his Newport home for four hours is going to spend a year on probation.

  • Tobacco cos. make payments under state settlement 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 3:36 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - The nation's top cigarette makers said Tuesday they have made about $6 billion in annual payments as part of a longstanding settlement in which some companies are paying states for smoking-related health care costs.