Wednesday May 8
Track re-opening after Vt. freight car derailment
Crews are planning to re-open a section of railroad track after three freight cars loaded with corn derailed and crashed into the Passumpsic River in Vermont.
Tue May 07, 2013
Vt. House approves driver's license for migrant workers
Last-minute amendments by opponents attempted to address issues including whether other verification is needed, like fingerprints, or even possible abuse of the cards by would-be drug cartels or terrorists.
Train derails into the Passumpsic River
Freight cars in Barnet get derailed last night and end up in the Passumpsic River.
Lawmakers look at another busy day
In the Senate, they're taking another look at end-of-life choices bill, which would allow Vermont doctors to prescribe lethal medication to terminally-ill patients who request it.
Thu May 02, 2013
Foster's Daily Democrat
Body of missing Vt. man recovered from river
Vermont State Police say divers have recovered the body of a 22-year-old man from the Passumpsic River after a canoe he was in overturned more than a week ago.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Vt. lawmakers hope to expand access to early education
About 84 percent of Vermont towns already publicly fund pre-K, with about 38 percent of 3- and 4-year-olds in those towns enrolled in those programs.
Senate committee advances email privacy bill
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday advanced a bill that would require police to get a search warrant before reading someone's email.
Parc Safari hawk on the lam
The Montreal Gazette reports a Harris Hawk escaped from Parc Safari in Hemmingford and zoo officials are on the hunt for the raptor.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The Burlington Free Press
Canoeist feared drowned on Passumpsic River
The Vermont State Police Dive Team is at the scene for what investigators are calling a recovery mission for the man, who was not identified by investigators.
Vt. police presume missing boater drowned
The Vermont State Police are looking for the body of a boater who they presume has drowned on the Passumpsic River in Barnet.