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Vermont women arrested for holding man against his will

WATERBURY VILLAGE HISTORIC DISTRICT, Vt. — Police arrested two women after being accused of holding a man against his will. Vermont State Police received a report on Wednesday night that Oscar Delgado, 38, of Burlington, was being held against his will in a vehicle. Troopers were able to locate...
WATERBURY, VT
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Two arrested in Waterbury

WATERBURY — Two people are facing charges following an incident in Waterbury yesterday. Authorities say they were notified that Jennie Galway, 35, of Washington, and Joseph Llano, 23, of Springfield, MA, were at a home they were told not to be. Following an investigation, police allege that Galway and...
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As it seeks steep budget increases, Vermont’s largest hospital network suggests it could roll them back this fall

The operator of Vermont’s only academic medical center says its “teetering on a financial precipice.” But federal and state policy changes could bolster the network’s financial position. Read the story on VTDigger here: As it seeks steep budget increases, Vermont’s largest hospital network suggests it could roll them back this fall.
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Driver in fatal crash taken into custody

BROOKFIELD, Vt. — A man has been taken into custody following a fatal car crash in Brookfield. Vermont State Police say the driver, Seth Edson, 28, of Barre, was driving south on I-89 around 2 p.m. on Tuesday when he drove off the road, hit a rock outcropping and flipped the car onto its roof.
BROOKFIELD, VT
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First Vt. inmate to receive gender-affirming surgery

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - In what is believed to be a first for Vermont, an incarcerated person is set to receive gender-affirming surgery. It’s a procedure that helps people to transition to their self-identified gender and can include facial surgery, top surgery, or bottom surgery. Dom Amato spoke with Robin Baughman about what transition surgery means to her and how the Vermont Department of Corrections is working on transitioning its protocols for transgender inmates.
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT
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Here are four things you can do this weekend in Chittenden County

Where: First Republic Brewing Company, Essex Junction. Details: There will be plenty of games available at this family friendly event where there will also be 14 types of beer available. Fiber Craft and Coffee. When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20. Where: Uncommon Coffee, Essex Junction. Details: Knitters, people who...
CHITTENDEN COUNTY, VT
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Police: Man arrested for assault, stealing firearm

BURLINGTON, Vt. — A Colchester man is facing multiple charges, including assault, after he stole a firearm in Burlington. Police say that Michael Gbenusola, 39, texted a person that he was in trouble and hurt on Wednesday. When he arrived at the person’s home to be taken to the...
BURLINGTON, VT
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Waitsfield, Warren and Waterbury receive DHCD grants

Three local towns were among the Vermont towns to receive Vermont Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Downtown Transportation Fund (DTF) grants to support Designated Downtowns and eligible Designated Village Centers. Warren, Waitsfield and Waterbury were among the 15 Vermont municipalities to receive the grants. Since 1999, the Department...
WAITSFIELD, VT
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Overturned vehicle on I-89 backs up traffic

COLCHESTER, Vt. — Motorists on Interstate 89 experienced delays during the morning commute on Wednesday due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer and an overturned vehicle. Traffic was reduced to one lane going both ways on I-89 following a crash during rush hour that left one car upside down...
COLCHESTER, VT

Another Vermont restaurant shuts down. Here's what they are saying

Another Vermont restaurant has announced it is shutting down because of staffing shortages in the food industry. The Bearded Frog Bar & Grill, which opened on Shelburne Road in 2006, announced Monday on social media that it is closing “indefinitely” after dinner service Thursday, Aug. 18. The Bearded Frog’s announcement came one day after another Chittenden County restaurant, the Vermont Tap House in Williston, revealed that it is closing until at least mid-December for renovations, with the timing of the break spurred by “staffing pressures.”
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Vermont State Police offer active shooter trainings

COLCHESTER, Vt. (WCAX) - Would you know how to stay safe and help those around you in an active shooter situation? The Vermont State Police initiative, SurviVermont, is aimed at helping people learn basic emergency preparedness skills. They’ve been hosting them in counties across the state and on Thursday the...
CHITTENDEN COUNTY, VT
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‘These are our students’: Panel tells of era’s pressures for incoming class

Experts agree that students rising up through high school and into college might display increased levels of anxiety or need additional support in place through their institutions, panelists told Saint Michael’s College faculty and staff who gathered August 18 in the McCarthy Recital Hall to learn how they can best support the incoming class of first years.
COLCHESTER, VT
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