Belvidere Center, VT

Single-vehicle crash with injuries in Swanton

SWANTON — A 21-year-old woman from St. Albans was severely injured during a crash in Swanton yesterday. The single-vehicle crash took place on I-89 north at around 11:30 p.m. Witnesses told police that they were behind a vehicle when it hydroplaned and lost control before crashing. The witnesses stopped...
Picture for Single-vehicle crash with injuries in Swanton

Rescue teams carry hiker off Long Trail on Camel's Hump

HUNTINGTON, Vt. — Several crews of rescuers were successfully able to help a hiker who got stuck on Camel's Hump on Tuesday. Waterbury Backcountry Rescue said a total of 23 rescuers assembled to help a 69-year-old hiker who needed assistance descending the mountain. The hiker told rescuers that he...
Picture for Rescue teams carry hiker off Long Trail on Camel's Hump

Rescuers come to aid of hiker on Camel’s Hump

DUXBURY, Vt. (WCAX) - Nearly two dozen rescuers came to the aid of a hiker experiencing a medical emergency on Camel’s Hump Tuesday afternoon. Officials with Waterbury Backcountry Rescue say a 69-year-old male began to experience chest pains as he ascended the Long Trail south of the summit. Twenty-three rescuers from teams in Richmond, Stowe, and Waterbury responded and reached the hiker around 6 p.m. They carried him on a litter to a spot where he was transferred to an ATV and reached the trailhead around 8 p.m.

Police make arrest in Burlington parking garage shooting incident

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Police have arrested an Essex Junction man believed to be involved in a parking garage shooting in Burlington in June. Burlington Police said they arrested Badal "Polo" Khadka, 19, on August 5. Khadka has been charged as the primary aggressor in a gunfire incident that took place during the early morning hours of June 18 in the Market Street Parking Garage.

Painted Lady Cafe opens in Milton, a vision with deep flavors and contagious happiness

The Painted Lady Cafe started with an idea and the purple house in March of 2020, said Amy Hugo and Eric Fredette. Then came the pandemic, which halted everything. But for the past two years, Fredette and Hugo have been working on the space, painting the walls, searching for dishes and silverware, filling in the pool in the backyard to make an outdoor seating area and more.
Barton Chronicle

Glover’s got talent

GLOVER — At Saturday’s Glover talent show, some residents put their skills and passions on display, while many more showed up to enjoy the show and perhaps walk away with treasure gained at the silent auction that was part of the evening. With nearly every seat filled, the gathering held was a resounding success.

NE Slopes, Primary Election Recap, Car Show, Noyes Museum

Podcast (vermontviewpoint): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:21:37 — 56.0MB) | Embed. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Amazon Music | RSS. There’s Music on the Mountain this weekend at Northeast Slopes in East Corinth and we’ll open the show hearing about it. Then we get an analysis of yesterday’s primary results from Middlebury College Political Science Professor Matt Dickinson. After that, we’ll wax up the Woody Wagon and haul out the Hudson Hornet to get ready for this weekend’s Vermont Antique and Classic Car Meet at Farr’s Field in Waterbury. And we finish the show in Morrisville, learning about the latest exhibition and events at the Noyes House Museum.

Teen killed in Highgate crash

HIGHGATE, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say a teen has died after an early morning crash in Highgate. Vermont State Police say Kyle Benway, 17, of Swanton, was driving on Route 78 just before 1 a.m. Wednesday, when his vehicle went off the road and flipped. Benway was ejected. The teen...

Highgate crash kills Swanton teen

A 17-year-old from Swanton died after a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning in Highgate, according to a Vermont State Police press release. Kyle Benway was driving on Route 78 shortly before 1 a.m. when his Jeep went off the road and overturned, ejecting Benway from the vehicle, police said. Benway was taken to the University of Vermont Medical Center, where he died from injuries suffered in the crash, according to police.

Helen J. Hayes

ENOSBURG FALLS: Helen J. Hayes, age 90, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2022 at Mayo Residential Care in Northfield, Vermont. She was born in West Enosburg on December 1, 1931, to the late Fred and Clyda (Derry) Corron. Helen graduated from Enosburg Falls High School in the Class of...

Swanton teen killed in single-vehicle crash in Highgate

HIGHGATE — A teen was killed during a crash in Highgate early this morning. Authorities were notified of a single-vehicle crash on Route 78 at around 12:50 a.m. Police say the vehicle left the road, overturned, and Kyle J. Benway, 17, of Swanton, was ejected in the process. Benway...

Milton police log: July 29-Aug. 4

Officer Noel, Officer Carlson, and Sgt. Locke made contact with an individual with an active arrest warrant. The subject was taken into custody and will appear in Court. Cpl. Coulombe was sent to Tennis Court where it was reported that there was a mini-van in the parking lot with three small unattended children present. It was learned that there was a corn-hole tournament happening, and the children were accompanied by an adult.

After 33 years in Colchester, Dr. Rebecca Collman is closing her practice

Dr. Rebecca Collman arrived at her office a little before 1 p.m. on Tuesday Aug. 9. Thirty-three years ago this month, she opened her practice at 164 Main St. in Colchester. She was a bright and eager new medical school graduate who had to quickly learn the ways of running her own business and her patients.

Old Stone House Day taking place August 14

BROWNINGTON — The Old Stone House Museum & Historic Village is gearing up for its annual Old Stone House Day. This year’s event will take place on Sunday, August 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Old Stone House Day has brought people from all over New England...