11 hrs ago
Construction worker dies on highway
Police say a car traveling on the interstate struck and killed a construction worker removing fog line markers on the highway in South Burlington.
11 hrs ago
Interstate crash kills paver
The death of a highway worker is a reminder, says vermont's transportation agency of the importance of being careful on the road.
14 hrs ago
Ben & Jerry's Throws Fudge Brownie Into GMO Food Fight
In early May, Unilever Chief Executive Officer Paul Polman paid a visit to the headquarters of its subsidiary Ben & Jerry's in South Burlington, Vermont , meeting with about 100 employees to share his views on deforestation, farming, and food made with ingredients from genetically modified organisms.
Vermont State Police: Construction worker dies after being struck by...
A highway construction worker performing night work along Interstate 89 was struck and killed by a motorist late Wednesday, Vermont State Police said.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Severe weather leaves mark on month of July
The National Weather Service says they expect severe weather during the summer, but the force behind July's systems has been surprising.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
2 stopped for driving more than 100 mph on I-89
Police in South Burlington, Vermont, say two Quebec men have been arrested after they were driving their motorcycles at speeds of more than 100 mph on Interstate 89. Arrested were 31-year-old Stephane Roy an 30-year-old Ranjith Siyon.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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Court rules that demolition is not a 'change in use' in Burlington airport case
The Vermont Supreme Court ruled Friday for the Burlington International Airport and its plan to demolish 54 nearby homes so it doesn't fall out of compliance with federal noise mitigation rules.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sex offender charged with stalking 10-year-old girl
Police say Aldrich worked at the Subway counter in the University Mall in South Burlington.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Sex offender targets girl at University Mall
A sex offender is accused of stalking a young girl at the University Mall. South Burlington police say yesterday 42-year old Ryan Aldrich of Burlington followed the pre-teen from the food court into a store.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
In 1999, following a tip from his dad, Eric Flegenheimer pursued a Wall Street Journal advertiser wanting to sell a paper-shredding truck.
Drivers warned to slow down on I-89
Chittenden County Sheriff Kevin McLaughlin tells the Burlington Free Press deputies stopped an intoxicated driver who drove through a closed construction site and nearly hit a flag person at Exit 13 in South Burlington.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Motorcyclist injured in crash
That's when they believe an inattentive driver plowed into a motorcyclist and two other cars that had come to a stop on Hinesburg Road.
Vermont National Guard discusses storm damage to F-16s
The Vermont National Guard says heavy winds from a severe thunderstorm July 8 caused two hangar doors to collapse inward.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
William Simendinger Champlain Farms Wesco Oil
William Simendinger, vice president of the Champlain Farms convenience store chain, died July 14, 2014, of a heart attack at the age of 52. David Simendinger said Bill was the driving force behind the company's success in navigating licensing issues in Vermont and New Hampshire.
Debate sparked over new parking initiatives
There are many different opinions about parking in the Queen City and how to improve it.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Heroin arrest raises questions of closing bathrooms
Authorities arrested a man in South Burlington after allegedly using heroin inside a bathroom at a business late Monday afternoon COVERAGE OF THE REGION'S HEROIN SCOURGE.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Growler bars growing in popularity
THEY'RE CALLED GROWLER BARS. AND THE POPPING UP IN CONVENIENCE STORES AND GAS STATIONS ACROSS THE STATE.
Burglar caught crouching next to couple's bed sentenced
A burglar caught crouching next to the bed of a sleeping couple was sentenced Monday to 8 to 20 years in prison.
VT water treatment plant given '15-Year Excellence in Water Treatment' Award
Champlain Water District's Peter L. Jacob Water Treatment Facility, located in the city of South Burlington, Vt., recently received the prestigious Phase IV "15-Year Excellence in Water Treatment" Award from the Partnership for Safe Water for its superior water treatment process optimization and performance.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Federal authorities to review embezzlement case
Federal authorities plan to review the case of a Vermont woman arrested for embezzlement for the second time in four years.