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State police arrest Addison County Sheriff Peter Newton

MIDDLEBURY — Vermont State Police today, Tuesday, June 28, arrested Addison County Sheriff Peter Newton on charges of sexual assault, second-degree unlawful restraint and domestic assault, stemming from a months-long investigation into allegations of abuse reported by a woman with whom he was in a relationship. Meanwhile, Addison County...
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'I'm still the sheriff’: Peter Newton rejects calls to resign Addison County post following arrest on sex assault charges

“He’s a predator,” the woman he is charged with assaulting said in her statement to police. “This is someone who abuses their power, their position, It’s not just him, it’s the entire sheriff’s department because they knew he used his position to get women. They knew that.” Read the story on VTDigger here: 'I'm still the sheriff’: Peter Newton rejects calls to resign Addison County post following arrest on sex assault charges.
ADDISON COUNTY, VT
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This summer, Middlebury will gain a natural wine store and a seasonal ice cream stand, both funded by grant money through the Better Middlebury Partnership. In late May, Erika Dunyak and Danielle Pattavina received a Kick Start Middlebury grant of $20,000 for Schmetterling Wine Shop at 48 Main Street, which they plan to open by July 1. Helen Hall was given $15,000 for Calvi's, an ice cream stand in Frog Hollow Alley.
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