Thursday Sep 4
The Bennington Banner
Head of Vt. child protection agency resigns
The head of Vermont's Department of Children and Families is leaving for another job in the aftermath of two infant deaths that have prompted increased scrutiny of the state's child welfare system. At a news conference Wednesday, Gov. Peter Shumlin announced that Commissioner David Yacovone is resigning, and said he did not seek Yacovone's departure.
Ekwanok Scholarship winners announced
At the Ekwanok Scholarship Trust's annual dinner on Aug. 12, the Trust awarded college scholarship grants to 16 students.
Vt. doctor accused of improperly giving medications
The former chairman of a panel overseeing the use of prescription drugs in Vermont is facing allegations he improperly dispensed medications to 14 patients.
Details of crash fatal to 2 from Vermont released
Authorities say they'll probably never determine why a Vermont man was passing in a no-passing zone on a New York road when he caused the crash that killed him and another Vermont resident.
Albany Times Union
Two Vermont residents dead in Granville crash
Two Vermont residents were the victims of the violent head-on crash early Friday on County Route 25 in Washington County.