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Claremont Police investigate early morning shooting

CLAREMONT, N.H. (WCAX) - Police are investigating an early morning shooting in Claremont, New Hampshire. They say it happened Monday at 3 a.m. near Main and Elm streets. Police say they found evidence a shooting had occurred but the victim and suspect had left before officers arrived. Claremont Police believe...
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Vermont man traps bobcat in bathroom following attack

WINDSOR, Vt. — An older Vermont man is safe this morning after he was attacked by a bobcat inside his house. This happened in the town of Windsor on Friday morning. Police believe the animal chased a housecat into the home, through the front door. That's when it encountered...

Severe thunderstorm watches, warnings issued in parts of New Hampshire Monday evening

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Severe thunderstorm warnings and watches were issued for parts of New Hampshire Monday evening. The warning areas included Sullivan, Rockingham, Strafford, Cheshire, Merrimack, Grafton, Carroll, Grafton, Belknap and Hillsborough counties. Damaging winds over 60 mph, penny-size hail and heavy rain are some of the potential hazards of the storm.

Nurses recognized by DAISY Awards at Rutland Regional

Pictured left to right: Andrea Borchlewicz, Amy Williams, Danika Beaulieu, Mona Rickert, & Leah Romine. Courtesy photo. Vermont Business Magazine It is week two of Nurses Month and the theme is Recognition. This week we recognized and celebrated nurses by presenting the DAISY Team Award, the DAISY Individual Award, and the DAISY Leader Award.

Police: Grafton man held without bail following arrest

GRAFTON — A 35-year-old man was arrested following an incident in Grafton yesterday. Authorities say they responded to a suspicious call from a home on Fisher Hill Road at around 10:30 p.m. During the course of the investigation, Brian Baldacchino, of Grafton, was found to have committed two separate...

Planned Parenthood set to close some health centers in Vermont and New Hampshire

COLCHESTER, Vt. — Planned Parenthood of Northern New England says it will close four health centers in Vermont and one in New Hampshire next month. It will also expand the days of operation at seven others in the region to remain sustainable. It will close part-time health centers in Bennington, Hyde Park, Middlebury, and St. Albans, Vermont, and in Claremont, New Hampshire.

Rollover crash on Interstate 89, Hartford

HARTFORD — A 29-year-old woman from Bellows Falls was involved in a crash in Hartford yesterday. The single-vehicle rollover crash took place on I-89 south at around 5:35 a.m. The driver, identified as Kathryn Peloski, was transported to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center for minor injuries. According to the report,...

Planned Parenthood of Northern New England to close Claremont health center

Planned Parenthood of Northern New England is closing its Claremont health center as well as four locations in Vermont in response to the expansion of telehealth, hiring challenges, and funding obstacles. Those include the loss of federal money under the Trump administration and the Executive Council’s denial of state contracts for low-cost reproductive health care.

Croydon crews respond to brush fire caused by lightning strike

CROYDON, N.H. — Crews responded to a fire over the weekend that was caused by a lightning strike during a storm, according to Croydon officials. Croydon Fire Rescue posted a picture to Facebook saying they responded to a brush fire at Corbin Park, less than a mile from main camp.

Alumni Spotlight: Law Enforcement Encouragement

As part of our ongoing series that highlights NHTI alumni, the following blog post is written by Aaron Sparks, who graduated with his degree in Criminal Justice as part of the Class of 1999. My name is Aaron Sparks and I graduated from NHTI in 1999. I have been a...

Driver charged after clocked doing 113 mph on Route 7 in Manchester

MANCHESTER — A man from Manchester is facing charges following an incident in Bennington County on Friday. Police say they initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for excessive speed and negligent operation on US Route 7, near the Sunderland/Manchester line. The driver was identified as Elijah Johnson. Police...

Why Rutland physician Louis Meyers wants to represent Vermont in the U.S. House

Efforts to fill Vermont's one and only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives has drawn two Republican candidates and five Democratic candidates to the political race, and all of them are women, except one: Dr. Louis Meyers, a Rutland physician. This hour, we hear from Meyers about why he wants to be the Democratic nominee for the job and what he'd prioritize in Washington if elected.

Woman arrested on warrant, larceny in Poultney

POULTNEY — A 65-year-old woman from Rutland was arrested following an incident in Poultney on Friday. Police are investigating a theft that took place on Bird Lane. Following an investigation, police found that Deborah Spicer had taken items from a home without the right or permission to do so.

Two-vehicle crash on US Route 7, Wallingford

WALLINGFORD — Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in Wallingford this morning. The crash took place on US Route 7 at the intersection of North Main Street and Cumberland Farms at around 8:50 a.m. Police identified the drivers as Rita Hansen, 71, of Rutland, and Mark Hathaway, 56, of...

Bail hearing postponed for man charged in mom’s death at sea

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - A court hearing has been postponed for a Vermont man charged with killing his mother at sea in order to inherit the family’s estate. Nathan Carman’s bail hearing was slated for Monday. It was postponed for at least 60 days by US. District Court...