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WCAX-TV Vermont
Fake bomb threats force evacuations at several schoolsscare this week. "It's just a general bomb threat, you know, there's a bomb in
Fake bomb threats force evacuations at several schools
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
scare this week. "It's just a general bomb threat, you know, there's a bomb in the building," said Det. Tpr. Eric Patno, Vermont State Police. Northeast Elementary School in Rutland was hit with the hoax Monday. Tuesday morning, Union Elementary... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Vermont State Police: Leicester home broken into during daylightADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police is asking the public for help in finding
Vermont State Police: Leicester home broken into during daylight
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police is asking the public for help in finding the person or people who broke into a home near the Leicester-Whiting town line on Monday. At a little before 3 p.m. on May 23, Pennie Beach telephoned state police to... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Two citations issued for drunk driving on ATVs on city streetsPolice learned the report of threats was false, but discovered an argument at t
Two citations issued for drunk driving on ATVs on city streets
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Police learned the report of threats was false, but discovered an argument at the home when they responded along with Vermont State Police and calmed the scene. • On May 17 helped the Vergennes Area Rescue Squad at a Hillside Drive... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Board of Aldermen question refugee representativesto have the officers there as the director of the refugee resettlement program
Board of Aldermen question refugee representatives
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to have the officers there as the director of the refugee resettlement program had received “threatening statements.” Vermont State Police could not be reached regarding the alleged threats. At the beginning of the meeting, Amila Merdzanovic,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Summer painting with your kids!help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Summer painting with your kids!
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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Salon.com
Black drivers more likely to be searchedSOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on a report on five years of traffic-stop
Black drivers more likely to be searched
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on a report on five years of traffic-stop data collected by Vermont State Police (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Officials say five years of traffic-stop data show black drivers stopped by Vermont State Police... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Black drivers more likely to be searchedlikely to be searched SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on a report on fiv
Black drivers more likely to be searched
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
likely to be searched SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on a report on five years of traffic-stop data collected by Vermont State Police (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Officials say five years of traffic-stop data show black drivers stopped... Read more
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Salon.com
Vermont troopers more likely to search black driversSOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — Five years of traffic-stop data collected by Vermont
Vermont troopers more likely to search black drivers
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — Five years of traffic-stop data collected by Vermont State Police show a black motorist who is pulled over is nearly five times more likely to be searched than a white driver, while contraband is more likely to be found... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
2 Vt. child care workers face cruelty chargeshelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
2 Vt. child care workers face cruelty charges
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Racial bias report by Vt. State Police finds areas of concernthing to understand and changing human behavior is a complicated thing to under
Racial bias report by Vt. State Police finds areas of concern
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
thing to understand and changing human behavior is a complicated thing to understand," said Col. Matt Birmingham, Vermont State Police. Not all were buying the research. One critic believed the presenter was too cozy with the cops. "I... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sampling area expanded in search for PFOA contaminationhelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Sampling area expanded in search for PFOA contamination
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Mileage Mythshelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Mileage Myths
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Transgender man attacked in Burlingtonhelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Transgender man attacked in Burlington
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Tax fraud scammers target Vermontershelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Tax fraud scammers target Vermonters
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Politics, policy and pancakes: Peter Galbraithhelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Politics, policy and pancakes: Peter Galbraith
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Women who ran cat shelter face animal cruelty chargeshelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Women who ran cat shelter face animal cruelty charges
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington police try to ID purse-snatching suspecthelp identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
Burlington police try to ID purse-snatching suspect
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
help identifying a purse snatcher. Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a c
Cable TV installer accused of stealing meds
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Morrisville program recycles bikes for free sharingCable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of steali
Morrisville program recycles bikes for free sharing
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
Cable TV installer accused of stealing medsCable TV installer accused of stealing meds Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer stole medications from a customer's home in Shaftsbury. Vermont State Police say a Comcast cable installer... Read more
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Rutland Herald
School threat likely part of nationwide hoax callsthe state, the call to Northeast Primary appeared to be the only of its kind ma
School threat likely part of nationwide hoax calls
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the state, the call to Northeast Primary appeared to be the only of its kind made in the state Monday, said Scott Waterman, Vermont State Police spokesman. The call came into Northeast Primary at about 10:50 a.m. Students were evacuated to a safe... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Town to contract with sheriff’s departmentof three hours per week at $40 per hour. In the weeks leading up to the decisi
Town to contract with sheriff’s department
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of three hours per week at $40 per hour. In the weeks leading up to the decision, the board heard presentations from the Vermont State Police, the Castleton Police Department, a private contractor, and the sheriff�s department. Previously,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
McAllister’s re-election bid not welcomed by peersHighgate dairy farm and solicited a third for sex. One of his accusers worked f
McAllister’s re-election bid not welcomed by peers
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Highgate dairy farm and solicited a third for sex. One of his accusers worked for him at the State House as an assistant. Vermont State Police arrested McAllister outside the State House on May 7, 2015. McAllister has denied any wrongdoing. He is... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Gilfeather turnip officially Vt. state vegetablenow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Gilfeather turnip officially Vt. state vegetable
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sanders requests recanvass in Kentuckynow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Sanders requests recanvass in Kentucky
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Feliciano to run for Vt. auditornow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Feliciano to run for Vt. auditor
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Norwich to allow religious headwear with uniformnow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Norwich to allow religious headwear with uniform
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burke Mountain's new hotel to open in Septembernow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Burke Mountain's new hotel to open in September
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Home in danger of falling into Winooski River to be taken downnow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Home in danger of falling into Winooski River to be taken down
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
No one injured in Williston house firenow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
No one injured in Williston house fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington building damaged by firenow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Burlington building damaged by fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Does racial bias play a role in Vt. traffic stops?A new report from Vermont State Police will provide data that could answer ques
Does racial bias play a role in Vt. traffic stops?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
A new report from Vermont State Police will provide data that could answer questions about whether racial bias plays any role in traffic stops. The panel is called the Vermont State Police Fair and Impartial Policing Committee. The panel has been... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Brattleboro woman pleads guilty to burglary spreenow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Brattleboro woman pleads guilty to burglary spree
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New home sales upnow claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
New home sales up
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
now claims was ineffective. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to spea
Vt. State Police: See something, say something
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual behavior. It's called "See Something, Say Something." Police say they especially want to hear from people at large gatherings or... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Crashes stall commuters on Interstate 89$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Crashes stall commuters on Interstate 89
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Northern NY man accused of embezzlement$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Northern NY man accused of embezzlement
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont City Marathon forecast: Hot$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Vermont City Marathon forecast: Hot
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cigarette blamed for Burlington fire$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt.
Cigarette blamed for Burlington fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
$300,000 from his employer. Vt. State Police: See something, say somethingVt. State Police: See something, say something Vermont State Police have launched a new program encouraging the public to speak up if they witness any unusual... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Clinton turns down debate with Sandersafter receiving threats. Vermont police step up patrols ahead of holidayVermon
Clinton turns down debate with Sanders
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
after receiving threats. Vermont police step up patrols ahead of holidayVermont police step up patrols ahead of holiday Vermont State Police say they're stepping up enforcement against drivers impaired by alcohol and other drugs in advance of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont police step up patrols ahead of holidayWATERBURY, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Police say they're stepping up enforcement
Vermont police step up patrols ahead of holiday
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Police say they're stepping up enforcement against drivers impaired by alcohol and other drugs in advance of the Memorial Day holiday. They'll also be increasing seat belt enforcement. A shorter period of... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Multiple accidents tie up traffic on I-89of Public Safety officials advised drivers to be cautious after multiple crashe
Multiple accidents tie up traffic on I-89
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 4 days ago
of Public Safety officials advised drivers to be cautious after multiple crashes on I-89 Tuesday morning. According to Vermont State Police, a roll-over crash could potentially be backing up traffic between exits 13 and 14 on I-89... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Man denies fourth DUIR. Burke, 41, rolled off the roadway on Gorge Road in Clarendon in the early ev
Man denies fourth DUI
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
R. Burke, 41, rolled off the roadway on Gorge Road in Clarendon in the early evening on May 10, according to police. A Vermont State Police officer who responded to the crash wrote in a court affidavit Burke had admitted � before being taken to... Read more
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Raw Story
While officials in Vermont focused on heroin, violence over crack cocaine surgedmedia have been concentrating on heroin. At the time, Vermont had the highest r
While officials in Vermont focused on heroin, violence over crack cocaine surged
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
media have been concentrating on heroin. At the time, Vermont had the highest rate of heroin use per capita. According to Vermont State Police, heroin-related problems have only increased since Shumlin’s speech. John Merrigan of Vermont State... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Big Truck Night rolls into Shaftsbury Elementaryfrom the Bennington Police Department, a truck from the Arlington Rescue Squad,
Big Truck Night rolls into Shaftsbury Elementary
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
from the Bennington Police Department, a truck from the Arlington Rescue Squad, a search and rescue truck and ATV from the Vermont State Police, a tractor, a bucket loader, and more. Kids could talk to the owners of the truck, who would usually... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Killington officials advise precautions following break-insbeen quieter in other area mountain towns. Law enforcement officials with the
Killington officials advise precautions following break-ins
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
been quieter in other area mountain towns. Law enforcement officials with the Rutland County Sheriff�s Office and the Vermont State Police, who contract with Chittenden and Mendon, reported little in the way of property crimes in those towns... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
VSP to release traffic stop dataVermont State Police are about to release scores of traffic data. Police say t
VSP to release traffic stop data
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
Vermont State Police are about to release scores of traffic data. Police say the study is related to getting a better “understanding of fair and impartial policing.” The data includes all Vermont State Police stops over the past five years. Captain... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
VSP to release data to get better understanding of 'fair and impartial policing'Vermont State Police are about to release scores of traffic data. Police say th
VSP to release data to get better understanding of 'fair and impartial policing'
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Vermont State Police are about to release scores of traffic data. Police say the study is related to the getting a better “understanding of fair and impartial policing.” The data includes all Vermont State Police stops over the past five years.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Massachusetts bicyclist collides with vehicle Saturday morningSUNDERLAND — A Massachusetts bicyclist suffered injuries after colliding with a
Massachusetts bicyclist collides with vehicle Saturday morning
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
SUNDERLAND — A Massachusetts bicyclist suffered injuries after colliding with a vehicle Saturday morning. Vermont State Police responded to the intersection of Sunderland Hill Road and Bacon Hollow Road in Sunderland at 11 a.m. Saturday. Dorothy... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Fugitive captured after traffic stopportion of Interstate 91 was closed for about two hours Saturday while crews re
Fugitive captured after traffic stop
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
portion of Interstate 91 was closed for about two hours Saturday while crews responded to a serious one-vehicle accident. Vermont State Police responded to a report of an accident on northbound Interstate 91 around 6:50 a.m. Sarah Freeman, 31, of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
: Rutland Herald Onlineportion of Interstate 91 was closed for about two hours Saturday while crews re
: Rutland Herald Online
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
portion of Interstate 91 was closed for about two hours Saturday while crews responded to a serious one-vehicle accident. Vermont State Police responded to a report of an accident on northbound Interstate 91 around 6:50 a.m. Sarah Freeman, 31, of... Read more
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