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Essex man killed after robbing Montpelier bank

Police shot and killed an Essex man at the Montpelier High School athletic fields today after he allegedly robbed a bank and threatened police during a 50-minute standoff, a news release said this evening. Police say Nathaniel riffin, 32, of Essex, robbed the Vermont State Employee Credit Union at

COLCHESTER SUN - 2018-01-17 01:46:04

Plattsburgh wins 7-2 without Emery

PLATTSBURGH - Plattsburgh State had seven different players score in its 7-2 win over Wesleyan in non-conference men's hockey Tuesday at Stafford Ice Arena. Plattsburgh (9-8-0), though, was without head coach Bob Emery behind the bench. After Plattsburgh's 6-2 loss to Williams Saturday, Emery was in

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-17 03:35:00

Flood evacuations continue at Plattsburgh mobile home park

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WCAX) Flood evacuations continue at a Plattsburgh mobile home park. A total of 70 people have been told they need to leave their homes at Underwood Estates, leaving clothes and pets behind. Crews are working as hard as they can to go back and save the animals. The entire park has

WCAX - 2018-01-16 19:57:00

Local man dies after Black Brook car accident

BLACK BROOK - A Saranac man has died after being involved in a one-car accident on Route 3 in Black Brook. Robert Anderson, 66, was driving east in a 2004 Ford F150 around 5:13 p.m. Jan. 9 when he experienced an unknown medical issue and lost control, striking an earthen embankment, State Police Tro

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-16 20:50:15

Ice jam causes flooding in City of Plattsburgh

Emergency personnel surround one of the entrances to Underwood Mobile Home Park in the City of Plattsburgh as they knock on doors to warn residents of rising flood waters. An ice jam sent the Saranac River over its banks over the holiday weekend. KAYLA BREEN PLATTSBURGH - An ice jam on the Saranac R

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-15 14:58:00

Granite City man accused of exchanging heroin for a gun

BURLINGTON - A Granite City felon scheduled to be sentenced in March on a federal charge of possessing a handgun now faces an additional charge of trading drugs for another gun. Eric Goldstein-Purdue, 26, was indicted last week in U.S. District Court in Burlington on a felony charge of possessing a

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-01-16 18:21:21

Camp Ta-Kum-Ta employee hospitalized with CO poisoning

SOUTH HERO, Vt. (WCAX) An employee of Camp Ta-Kum-Ta was overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning Tuesday morning and is undergoing treatment at the University of Vermont Medical Center. It happened around 10 a.m. at the camp for kids with cancer in South Hero. The Fire Chief tells says an employee wen

WCAX - 2018-01-16 20:10:00

John Hennessey, former educator and husband of Kunin, dies at 92

SHELBURNE - A former administrator at Dartmouth College and the University of Vermont and the husband of former Vermont Gov. Madeleine Kunin has died at age 92. John Hennessey died Jan. 11 at the Wake Robin retirement community in Shelburne, according to the Boucher and Pritchard Funeral Home in Bur

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-16 20:50:31

Extreme cold brings increased risked of hypothermia and frostbite

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The extreme cold temperatures Kansas City has been experiencing could cause serious health issues if you do not dress properly when heading outside. A local paramedic warns that two of the major health risks associated with cold weather are frostbite and hypothermia. Cat Edison s

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-01-16 14:47:46

Items to have in your vehicle's emergency kit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's important for drivers to be prepared for an emergency during travel. Winter weather can be tough on your car. Here are items the CDC recommends you have in your vehicle incase of emergency. KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's important for drivers to be prepared for an emergency during

KSHB.COM - 2018-01-17 02:25:19

Dangerous cold shutters schools across Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Schools are closing across Missouri as temperatures dip. Winds chills of negative 15 to 30 degrees were forecast across parts of the state. The cold can cause frostbite to exposed skin within 30 minutes. School districts that announced closings included Kansas City, Springfie

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-16 14:22:11

Ticket buyers are salty after 'Crab Fest' revealed to be scam

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Some folks are feeling a little "crabby" after buying a ticket for an event that will never happen. They bought into an all-you-can-eat crab and chowder fest. But it turns out the event doesn't exist. "Why they picked our building, I have no idea," said Jeff Smith, the Executive

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-01-17 00:47:26

Water bubbling up on Ward Parkway creates dangerous icy road conditions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Water bubbling up out of the ground is causing dangerous conditions for drivers on Tuesday. Large patches of thick ice formed on sections of roadway on Ward Parkway near Shawnee Mission Parkway after water began bubbling up from the ground. Road crews are aware of the problem, but

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-01-16 19:08:56

KC concerts Jan. 18-23: Boosie Badazz, 2Cellos, Lee Ann Womack, Red Fang

Lee Ann Womack is making a mockery of the country music establishment's standard operating procedure. Female vocalists have long been treated as disposable commodities with rigid sell-by dates. Even after earning big hits including the 2000 smash "I Hope You Dance," Womack was callously shunned by r

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-01-16 18:11:00

Chiefs sign nose tackle to reserve-futures deal

The Chiefs signed nose tackle T.Y. McGill to a reserve-futures contract on Monday. McGill, 25, is listed at 6 feet and 299 pounds. In three years with the Indianapolis Colts and Cleveland Browns, he's recorded 18 tackles, five sacks, two pass deflections and a forced fumble in 18 games. In 2017, he

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-01-16 23:27:00

Lawson, MO firefighter criticized for sharing meme some found offensive

LAWSON, Mo. - A Facebook post is causing quite a bit of commotion in the small town of Lawson, Missouri. Rodney Cates, the deputy chief of the volunteer fire department, said he accidentally posted a photo to his timeline that had a photo of President Trump surrounded by African-American people. Ben

KSHB.COM - 2018-01-15 21:39:33

Fort Covington ice jam stretches 5 miles

FORT COVINGTON - In Fort Covington, two of numerous households evacuated over the weekend remained vacant Tuesday because of Salmon River flood waters, Franklin County Sheriff Kevin Mulverhill said. The North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross is helping one of the displaced families, but the

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-16 21:20:18

Displaced Fort Covington residents retrieve belongings as Salmon Street remains flooded

FORT COVINGTON - The occupants of two residences still surrounded by floodwater caused by ice jams in the Salmon River were allowed to enter their homes Tuesday afternoon. Parts of Fort Covington's Salmon Street, which took the brunt of the weekend's flood damage, remains inundated with ice and wat

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-17 03:41:00

Early dismissal for Massena Central students on Jan. 26

MASSENA -- Massena Central will dismiss early on Jan. 26. High school is not in session. All Elementary walkers, transfers and first trip buses will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. Morning pre-kindergarten through grade six gets out at 11:45 a.m. There will be no afternoon pre-kindergarten or Latchkey. T

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 22:55:00

Three accidents in Village of Potsdam Monday result in charges for motorists

POTSDAM - Potsdam police said they charged three motorists following multiple property-damage accidents on Monday in the village. Amanda Karam, 26, Valley Cottage, 26, was cited for speed not reasonable or prudent on Leroy Street at 8:47 a.m. The charge came following an investigation of an acciden

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 16:40:00