- Board appoints interim superintendent after hazing report Updated: Oct-07-15 12:23 pm
MILTON, Vermont - The Milton, Vermont, school board has voted to appoint a retired Massachusetts school administrator to serve as temporary interim superintendent as it determines how to deal with a report critical of the district's handling of hazing rituals by a high school football team.
- Group looking at 200 'deadbeat dams' to remove in Vermont Updated: Oct-07-15 10:02 am
POULTNEY, Vermont - A nonprofit organization is eyeing about 200 "'deadbeat dams" with the goal of pushing for their removal.
- Vermont Air Guard does night flight training Updated: Oct-07-15 5:10 am
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vermont - The Vermont Air National Guard will be conducting nightly flight training in South Burlington for the rest of the week.
- 1 dead, 1 hospitalized after vehicle hits moose in Vermont Updated: Oct-07-15 3:48 am
BOLTON, Vermont - State police say a driver is dead after a vehicle crashed into a moose in northwestern Vermont.
- A look at efforts to legalize physician-assisted deaths Updated: Oct-06-15 7:34 pm
SAN DIEGO - California's governor has signed a bill that will give the terminally ill in the nation's most populous state the right to end their lives with drugs prescribed by a doctor.
- Ex-transportation secretary enters race for Vermont governor Updated: Oct-06-15 7:16 pm
WATERBURY, Vermont - Former Transportation Secretary Sue Minter on Tuesday launched her bid for the 2016 Democratic gubernatorial nomination, saying she believes Vermont's greatest challenges are also its greatest opportunities.
- Cops charge mother of girl impregnated by adult Updated: Oct-06-15 5:30 pm
CABOT, Vermont - Vermont State Police say a Cabot woman whose underage daughter gave birth after being impregnated by a 31-year-old man knew of the abuse and did nothing to stop it.
- The Latest: Diesel fuel disappeared after Vermont derailment Updated: Oct-06-15 4:36 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The latest on the derailment of an Amtrak train in Vermont (all times local):
- Rock fences that may prevent derailment not used in Vermont Updated: Oct-06-15 4:03 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Special fences protect railroad tracks from rock slides in some parts of the country, but the head of Amtrak said Tuesday it's unclear if the mechanisms could have prevented a derailment that injured seven people in Vermont.
- September revenues up, helped rebuild August shortfall Updated: Oct-06-15 11:07 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The state of Vermont says September General Fund revenues were nearly $7.4 million ahead of the monthly forecast.
- Vermont Law School awarded grant of over $728K Updated: Oct-06-15 6:59 am
SOUTH ROYALTON, Vermont - Officials say The Vermont law School is receiving more than $728,000 to support innovative legal resources for farmers, food entrepreneurs, researchers and policymakers
- Education official pleads not guilty to teen sex charge Updated: Oct-06-15 6:54 am
CHELSEA, Vermont - An administrative assistant to the Vermont Education Secretary and the state Board of Education has pleaded not guilty to aggravated sexual assault on a minor.
- Passenger train derails in US, no critical injuries reported Updated: Oct-05-15 8:06 pm
NORTHFIELD, Vermont - An Amtrak train headed from Vermont to Washington, D.C., on Monday hit rocks that had fallen onto the track from a ledge, spilling the locomotive and a passenger car down an embankment, derailing three other cars and injuring seven people, authorities said.
- Legal hemp growing, but not booming in Vermont Updated: Oct-05-15 3:49 pm
COLCHESTER, Vermont - Industrial hemp growers have harvested their second crop since the Vermont Legislature legalized it in 2014, but few farmers have grown it because of the obstacles to cultivate hemp.
- Liverpool gives up on Rodgers experiment, but maybe too soon Updated: Oct-05-15 1:12 pm
There are two schools of thought regarding how Brendan Rodgers will be remembered at Liverpool.
- New supervisory union wants public input Updated: Oct-03-15 3:40 pm
ROYALTON, Vermont - Two central Vermont school supervisory unions have already begun the process of merging and officials want input to help plan the future of education in the merged district.
- Severe winter took toll on northern New England deer herd Updated: Oct-03-15 10:51 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The severe winter that dropped record amounts of snow in New England took a toll on the deer herd in Vermont and Maine, prompting wildlife officials to scale back the number of deer hunting permits issued this year.
- Information available to help parents of young children Updated: Oct-03-15 9:47 am
BURLINGTON, Vermont - There's a new statewide phone line that can be used by people seeking to support Vermont families with young children.
- Georgia wind project offers tours Saturday Updated: Oct-03-15 8:47 am
GEORGIA, Vermont - Vermont's Georgia Mountain Community Wind project is offering tours of its wind turbines.
- Vermont seeking input on draft energy plan Updated: Oct-03-15 8:20 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Department of Public Service is seeking public opinion on a draft of the state's comprehensive energy plan.
- Open lieutenant governor's seat sparks interest Updated: Oct-02-15 5:45 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Lieutenant Gov. Phil Scott's decision to run for governor has sparked interest from numerous potential candidates in a seat that some see as a stepping stone to an eventual run for the top office.
- UVM gets $20 million donation; renames business school Updated: Oct-02-15 4:36 pm
BURLINGTON, Vermont - The University of Vermont has received a $20 million donation - its largest individual gift ever - and renamed its business school after the donor.
- Again? Health care debate expands for 2016 Updated: Oct-02-15 12:06 pm
WASHINGTON - America's health care debate has been called an unhealthy political obsession. But if the 2016 presidential hopefuls have any say, it's about to get bigger.
- School bus overturns in Berlin; no students on board Updated: Oct-02-15 11:13 am
BERLIN, Vermont - Officials say a school bus was hit by a truck and overturned in Berlin, shortly after dropping off some kids.
- Family of 6 escapes from house fire Updated: Oct-02-15 8:06 am
ST. ALBANS, Vermont - The American Red Cross says it responded to a house fire in St. Albans that displaced two adults and four children.