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VT State Police Remind Residents to Lock Car Doors

Vermont State police are reminding people to lock their vehicles and remove all valuables while they are on your property after a theft occurred on Tyson Road in Reading VT. Police say that someone entered Thomas Reid’s garage and took

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Peeping Tom in Hartford VT

Just before midnight on Friday night, Hartford VT police received a called about a Peeping Tom on Laurel Lane in Hemlock Ridge. The suspect is a tall, white male between 55-65 years old with gray hair. Area residents are reminded

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Hartford VT Police Department Says Buckle Up

The Hartford Police Department, in cooperation with other law enforcement agencies will be conducting a safety and seatbelt checkpoint in Hartford between today and June 2. Please remember to buckle up and drive safely.  

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Vermont Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

Governor Shumlin issued the following statement after the Vermont legislature passed a marijuana decimalization bill. “I applaud the Legislature’s action to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. Vermonters support sensible drug policies. This legislation allows our courts and

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VT Gov. Shulim Announces Agreement To Avoid Tax Increase

Gov. Peter Shumlin, VT House Speaker Shap Smith, Senate President Pro Tem John Campbell and key legislative leaders today announced an agreement to avoid raising taxes on Vermonters, and instead focus on spending cuts and efficiencies to achieve a balanced

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Claremont Man Falls Off VT Dam

A Claremont man was Dhart transported to DHMC after falling thirty feet from a dam in Weatherfield VT. Vermont State Police say that shortly after 5:30 pm last night they responded to the Army Corps of engineers’ property in Weatherfield

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VT Film Nominated for Emmy Award

The Opiate Effect a film directed and filmed by Derek Halquist of Green River Pictures has been nominated for a New England Emmy Award in the documentary film category. The film, features the story of Will Gates, a UVM student

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VT State Police Seek Information on Stolen Traffic Control Boxes

Vermont State Police are looking for information on a theft of two traffic control boxes taken from the back of a Green Mountain Traffic Control Truck.Police say the theft happened between 10 and 12:30 on Wednesday on Old Stowell Road

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Charges Filed in Bus Brawl

Three VT women were issued citations for Windsor County Superior Court Criminal Division for May 21, for their part in an assault on a shuttle bus on I-89 last Monday. VT State Police say, video footage from the bus shows

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Help Offered to VT Residents Transitioning To State Run Healthcare

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT) announced on Tuesday that a new phone line for assistance for Vermonters transitioning to the new state-run health benefits exchange called Vermont Health Connect. BCBSVT has transitioned staff and provided specialized training

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