Posts filed under: Breaking News

  Keith Morrill | Staff writer A Vermont company’s plan to build solar panels in Charlotte was dealt a serious setback after a recent proposed decision recommended that the Vermont...
Chittenden South Supervisory Union Chief Operation Officer Bob Mason said 23 students were involved in a single school bus accident on Route 116, north of Hinesburg, at about 3:30 in...
Mother and daughter Anne LaBombard Jones and Elizabeth Jones escaped a house fire unharmed after their four month old golden retriever alerted them to a conflagration in the mud room....
Charlotte residents voted by Australian ballot on the $3,046,847 town budget and on a $40,000 allocation for trails on April 11. These two articles were discussed on the floor at...
UPDATE May 20, 2017: Edward Woodruff was cited to appear in Chittenden Superior Court Criminal Division, by Trooper James Fox of the Williston Barracks, for a Fourth Offense DUI as...
John Hammer | Contributing Editor The public hearing scheduled before the Selectboard on March 20 to receive public comments on a proposed amendment to the Town’s Land Use Regulations (LUR)...
Celeste Brasseur, 35, of Charlotte, suffered significant lacerations to her face after a projectile ice shard smashed her windshield, subsequently sending her off the road, as she traveled northbound on...
Alison Kosakowski | Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, & Markets When the snow comes down heavy and hard, it’s time for farmers to start thinking about barn roof safety. Heavy...
The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for the western edge of Vermont, and a Winter Storm Warning for all of Vermont through 8 p.m. Wednesday evening. Most...
Ice wreaked havoc across Chittenden County last night including downed power lines in Shelburne and a 13-vehicle pileup on Interstate 89 at exit 13. Numerous crashes took place between 4:30...
As submitted by the Shelburne Police Department Saturday, Dec. 10 14:48 Medical assist Armory Lane, Vergennes. Charlotte Rescue assisted Vergennes Rescue at a medical call. The patient was transported to...
As submitted by the Shelburne Police Department Saturday, Nov. 19 to Friday, Dec. 2 Saturday, Nov. 19 15:05 Animal Problem Hinesburg Road, Charlotte Walk-in dropped off a stray dog she...
As submitted by the Shelburne Police Department Saturday, Nov. 5 to Friday, Nov. 18 Saturday, Nov. 5 07:14 Medical Call Upper Old Town Trail, Charlotte. 911 caller reported an untimely...
Staff report About $3,700 worth of personal property was reported stolen from two vehicles parked at Mt. Philo State Park in Charlotte on Dec. 1, police said. University of Vermont...
Staff report Vermont businesses joined law enforcement, Governor’s Highway Safety, AAA of New England, and the Vermont Truck and Bus Association in promoting the importance of seat belt use on...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief Water rescue distress calls on Lake Champlain in Charlotte will be easier to handle now that the fire department has purchased an enclosed, heavy-duty...
The Charlotte – Essex Lake Champlain Ferry Line was robbed at about 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 11. Police said two men, wearing hoodies and masks, forced two dock employees to...
During the Charlotte Central School’s annual Halloween Parade and visit from the forest-dwelling Pumpkin Man, a student came to school with a clown mask against school rules. “The mask was...
Route 7 between Bostwick Road and Ferry Road was closed until about 10 a.m. due to a fatal motor vehicle crash at the Crosswind Drive intersection in Charlotte on Nov....
Staff report Vermont State Police, Shelburne Police and Charlotte Fire and Rescue responded to a two-vehicle collision on Vermont Route 7 in Charlotte on Sept. 29. Jane Kittredge, 27, of...