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Northfield graduation: 'I could not ask for a better family' | Times Argus

“Our high school is small. We don’t have the most updated technology, the biggest sports teams, or the fanciest facilities. But coming from a small school, we have the most supportive community with the biggest heart,” said senior speaker Julia Passalacqua, dressed in a maroon cap and gown.

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-06-16 15:58:23

Vermont middle schooler chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall

EAST MONTPELIER, Vt."I can try anything if I put my mind to it," 8th grader Mia Tanguay said.This year, Mia set her sights on the Middle School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall.Only the best of the best across North America and at some international schools get invited.In the fall, Mia's p

WCAX - 2018-06-17 09:44:00

Man pulls gun during road rage incident in Vermont

Two cars were stopped and the drivers were arguing, when 62 year old William Burnett of Bolton pulled out a gun, police said.

MYNBC5.COM - 2018-06-17 02:19:00

Police: Barre pair turn themselves in after burglary | Times Argus

Billy Drummond, 23, and Kellsi Burroughs, 19, each pleaded not guilty Thursday in Washington County criminal court in Barre to a felony count of burglary into an occupied dwelling. If convicted, Drummond and Burroughs each face a maximum sentence of 25 years in prison. They were released on conditio


Highgate man in cuffs escapes police cruiser

They said Hunter Hoague, 20, of Highgate, assaulted another person and then ran away.

WCAX - 2018-06-16 08:39:00

Sanders Declining to Help Son in Race Fits Pattern

Montpelier— An endorsement by Bernie Sanders is one of the most coveted gifts in Democratic politics. But the Vermont senator and liberal darling is notoriously reluctant to back many politicians, including, it turns out, his own son.

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-06-17 00:13:44

Lt. Gov. urges override of Scott's veto | Times Argus

If the override fails, legislators would need to write a new budget. And unless they suspend the rules, state government would shut down if a budget isn’t approved by July 1.

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-06-17 17:10:32

2 men charged in Barre overdose deaths

According to investigators, Shawn Fordham, 26, sold or gave drugs to Gauthier that caused her death.


Bolton man pulls out gun during road rage incident

William Burnett, 62, of Bolton, is charged with disorderly conduct and reckless endangerment.

WCAX - 2018-06-16 08:46:00

St. J 'AMP'-ed for return of free concerts at Dog Mountain | Times Argus

The 10-concert series returns to take over the sprawling locale, thanks to a grant provided by the Levitt Foundation. The Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization awards $25,000 matching grants to 15 nonprofits serving small to mid-sized towns and cities, “to drive economic activity, bring the commu

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-06-16 01:41:24

Police: Man sold heroin that led to fatal OD | Times Argus

Anthony Milo, 31, pleaded not guilty Thursday in Washington County criminal court in Barre to felony counts of selling a regulated drug with death resulting, heroin sale, cocaine sale, stimulant sale and two misdemeanor counts of cocaine possession.


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Their family name graces some of the nation’s most prestigious bastions of culture and learning — the Sackler Center for Arts Education at the Guggenheim Museum, the Sackler Lefcourt Center for Child Development in Manhattan and the Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology at Columbia Unive

NBC NEWS - 2018-06-16 16:00:00

'Find something you love': U-32 sends 139 students out into the world | Times Argus

Bill Kimball, superintendent of the Washington Central Supervisory Union, which includes U-32, asked those that had come to the ceremony to stop for a minute and reflect on a memory that stands out for them about the student they were there to support. Kimball wanted attendees to celebrate the small


Vermont House veto override attempt expected Tuesday

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Barre man accused of sexual contact with child | Times Argus

Gary Wayne Leffler, 47, pleaded not guilty Thursday in Washington County criminal court to a felony count of lewd and lascivious conduct with a child. If convicted, Leffler faces a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison. He was released on conditions.


Maine doctor suspended after allegedly filling hundreds of bogus painkiller prescriptions

Toby Talbot | APThis Feb. 19, 2013, file photo shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. A Hancock County physician lost his Maine medical license this week after he was arrested in Maryland for allegedly issuing more than 516 painkiller prescriptions ― for at least


Gov. Scott vetoes second state budget as shutdown nears

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) —Republican Vermont Gov. Phil Scott has vetoed a second state budget bill.In a letter sent Thursday to the state House clerk, Scott said he couldn't support the budget bill without a commitment from legislative leaders that the state "can achieve level property tax rates" or an


Vermont State Police Log: Fisherman cited for DUI, third offense

ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police troopers came across Christopher Ardell, 48, of Northfield at a fishing access on Panton Road in Panton at around 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 9.


Police: Barre Town man broke into woman's home, assaulted her | Times Argus

Carroll Avery, 25, pleaded not guilty Monday in Orange County criminal court in Chelsea to a felony count of unlawful trespass into an occupied residence and misdemeanor counts of domestic assault and interference with access to emergency services. If convicted, Avery faces a maximum sentence of 5½


Montpelier police log: Child left in vehicle | Times Argus

The following is a sampling of calls to Montpelier police in recent days.June 4A dog was lost on Pioneer Street.On Memorial Drive, a vehicle was pulled over for speeding.Someone was trespassing on Main Street.June 5There was a juvenile problem on Wheelock Street.A parked vehicle rolled out of its pa