Bennington Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Students launch weather balloon from BenningtonRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Students from Concord-Carlisle High School in Massachusetts launched a weather balloon from Bennington, Vermont, Wednesday morning. It flew up to a height of 92,000 feet before popping and parachuting the instruments and experiments back down to earth, landing in Worcester, Massachusetts.

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  2. Bennington bridge damaged in truck crashRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Inspectors are taking a look at a Bennington bridge to see if it needs repairs after a tall truck ran into it. The trailer of this big rig was opened up like a sardine can when the driver went under the railroad bridge over Harwood Hill Road.

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  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Kasey Kathan, an environmental analyst with the state Agency of Natural Resources, tells The Brattleboro Reformer the agency required all closed landfills in the two counties to conduct testing for perfluorinated compounds. Kathan says testing done on a well in a Halifax landfill came back "above standards."

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  4. Champlain home destroyed by fireRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Nearly a week after he went missing, there is still no sign of a hunter from Vermont who's believed to have disappeared in the woods of Ellenburg, New York. Vermont fish and wildlife officials have completed the second of two treatments aimed killing sea lamprey in two Lake Champlain tributaries.

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  5. Dummerston gas station robbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont fish and wildlife officials have completed the second of two treatments aimed killing sea lamprey in two Lake Champlain tributaries. Vermont fish and wildlife officials have completed the second of two treatments aimed killing sea lamprey in two Lake Champlain tributaries.

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  6. Vermont preparing to move Bennington Motor Vehicles OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles is preparing to move its Bennington office into a new home on Main Street.

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  7. Is expanding a homeless shelter in Bennington the right move?Read the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A homeless shelter in Bennington is in the midst of relocating and is nearly tripling in size. The shelter has added over $100,000 to its budget and has hired an additional 10 workers, but not everyone in town is happy about the move.

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  8. Design begins for systems to replace polluted Vermont wellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont state officials say initial design work has begun to extend municipal water lines to homes in Bennington and North Bennington, where private wells have been tainted by a potentially cancer-causing chemical. The costs associated with the first phase of final design are estimated at $444,000 and will be paid for by the state.

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  9. Vermont congressman pledges support for redevelopment planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    U.S. Rep. Peter Welch is pledging his support for a plan to develop a downtown Bennington block to bolster economic development in the community and across southwestern Vermont. The Bennington Banner reports that Welch, who represents the state's only district, said Wednesday that the proposal by the Bennington Redevelopment Group "makes perfect sense" to generate economic development.

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  10. Vermonters to weigh in on bias in policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A working group on the interaction of law enforcement with the public is holding its final public forum in Bennington. Attorney General Bill Sorrell put the group together to hear concerns about implicit bias on the part of police officers when dealing with minorities.

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  11. Arrests made as protestors halt ongoing pipeline construction in HinesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    "This is all we have left. We have to put our bodies in front of construction," said Will Bennington, protestor.

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  12. A warning from police about bogus cop callsRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The recording sounds legit: "You've reached the city of Burlington Police, Civil and Criminal Warrants Division. If this is an emergency, disconnect and contact 911 emergency dispatch services immediately."

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  13. Vt. island hits the auction block tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The 8.4-acre island was listed at $1.7 million. It's expected to sell at or above $850,000.

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  14. Slight increase in Social Security checksRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Some 66 million people will get a pay hike of between 0.2 and 0.5 percent next year. That translates to about $2 to $6 extra per month according to the American Institute for Economic Research.

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  15. Massena man killed in crashRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A New Hampshire board that oversees a never-before-funded emergency fund for dairy farmers has recommended that the Legislature approve up to $3.6 million for them for drought assistance. A New Hampshire board that oversees a never-before-funded emergency fund for dairy farmers has recommended that the Legislature approve up to $3.6 million for them for drought assistance.

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  16. Vt. Democratic Party: Racist images sent to campaign field officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Officials with the Vermont Democratic Party say racist images were slipped under the door of the group's campaign field office in Bennington. Officials told the Bennington Banner on Tuesday one image shows a version of Pepe the Frog - a cartoon character whose image has been used by white supremacists - as a caricature of a Jewish man, who is smiling and standing in front of the burning World Trade Center.

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  17. Vt. program keeping alleged criminals out of prison moves forwardRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A group of Vermont lawmakers has decided not to pull the plug on a program designed to keep track of alleged offenders and out of prison. The committee agreed to move forward with the program, despite concerns with aspects of its current operation.

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  18. Bennington man arrested in stabbingRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    It happened Friday on Chapel Road. Investigators say Michael Myers, 43, forced a scooter off the road with his car, stabbed the man who was riding it and then took off on the scooter.

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  19. Essex police investigate dog bitesRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police say a teenager was bit by what appeared to be a hound-lab mix on Main Street Tuesday afternoon. They say the brown and black animal was seen with an older man walking toward Central Street after the incident.

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  20. Robocalls released after creepy clown panics students, staff at Vt. schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Members of the Champlain Valley Union community received their notification via email. The message saying in part, "I write to reassure you that there have been no clown threats made against our school and we will be monitoring this situation closely via our local police department."

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