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  1. Vernon having a hard time selling off police cruisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A town that disbanded its police department as it faced a big tax revenue loss with the closing of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant is having a hard time selling two police cruisers. The Brattleboro Reformer reports nine months after Vernon's police department closed, the town has managed to sell one of three cruisers.

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  2. Brattleboro police investigate infant deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police in Brattleboro are investigating the death of an infant. Police say emergency crews were called to a home on Chestnut Street Tuesday at about 10:30 a.m. for a newborn baby in distress.

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  3. 7 animals seized from Townshend homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    February's deep freeze contributed to the seizure of seven animals in Townshend. Police removed six dogs and a sheep from the home of JesseLynn Gentlewolf and Kevin Wright.

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  4. I-91 bridge project in Brattleboro pushed back a yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont's Transportation Secretary says the I-91 bridge project in Brattleboro will be delayed a year, meaning that four-lane traffic will not be restored in that area until November of 2016. Secretary of Transportation Sue Minter told the Brattleboro Selectboard on Monday that the entire project will be finished in the spring of 2017.

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  5. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Vermont State Board of Education has voted to suspend the use of scores from a new standardized test this year to evaluate schools. Board chairman Stephen Morse says there were implementation challenges for some schools with the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, or SBAC, which is administered by computer.

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  6. Raising pediatric cancer awareness through danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Lexy Giallella lost her battle with pediatric cancer. We first met Lexy in September 2012, one week after she was diagnosed.

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  7. Slopeside with Nick Borelli: Mount SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    St. Paddy's Day was a busy one at Mount Snow. It might have had something to do with the $17 advance purchase lift tickets.

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  8. Fire damages Plattsburgh homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Firefighters say an electric shortage sparked the flames that broke out on the first floor of the home. Within 10 minutes of their arrival, responders say the fire was contained.

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  9. Police: Rutland man drove drunk, hit cruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    According to police, an officer had just pulled over a car at the intersection of South Main and Center Street, when Corey Ramos, 43, ran into the police cruiser from behind. They say the force of the crash pushed the cruiser into the car in front that had been pulled over.

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  10. SD Ireland mixers parade through BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A favorite St. Patrick's Day tradition returned to the Burlington area Tuesday afternoon -- the S.D. Ireland cement mixer parade. The company's bright yellow trucks started rolling at about 3 p.m. from Grove Street in Burlington.

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  11. Rutland residents upset over damage caused by city constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    It's a nightmare for a collector. Michele Gaiotti said one day, one of her prized ceramic platters fell from its place on a ledge in her Rutland home.

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  12. MiVT: Saxtons River Distillery serves up maple with a kickRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Traditionally Vermont maple syrup is consumed at breakfast, but Christian Stromberg wants people to also end their day with the liquid-gold; that's why he's bottling it with a kick. Stromberg makes maple infused spirits like liqueur, bourbon, and rye for his business, Saxton's River Distillery .

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  13. Saranac raccoon tests positive for rabiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The investigation into a suspicious package at the post office in Rutland blocked traffic through the city's downtown Friday afternoon. The investigation into a suspicious package at the post office in Rutland blocked traffic through the city's downtown Friday afternoon.

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  14. Chester family loses home after crews battle 2 fires on same streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    What sparked two fires at two houses on the same street in Chester? One family lost their home. Fire crews say about 15 minutes into fighting the flames in subzero temperatures they received a call of another house fire right across the street.

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  15. Questions raised over Vermont Yankee's decommissioning planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The state says plant owner Entergy has not done enough work to determine what contamination exists on the site and may not have enough money to cover the decommissioning. Under federal law, Entergy could take as long as 60 years to fully clean up the site.

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  16. Northern NY woman charged with prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    They say during a traffic stop in Plattsburgh, Rebecca Bates, 29, admitted to a state trooper she was meeting someone at a nearby hotel to have sex in exchange for money. Police also tracked down the man Bates was allegedly meeting.

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  17. Castleton man accused of child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police say Alfred Harper, 31, sexually assaulted the 12-year-old and engaged in lewd acts several times in 2014 and 2015. Investigators say Harper knew the child and the assaults happened when the child visited his home.

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  18. Police report rash of burglaries in BrattleboroRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police in Brattleboro, Vermont, say they're investigating a series of burglaries in town and are reminding residents to lock their doors, windows, and vehicles. The Brattleboro Reformer reports police said some of the cases involve cooperation with New Hampshire law enforcement agencies and Vermont State Police.

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  19. Police: NY teen held knife to girl's throatRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New York State Police say Teyten Holdread, 17, of Plattsburgh, held a knife to the 16-year-old's throat. They say he also held her down and covered her mouth and nose so she couldn't breathe.

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  20. Northern NY barn fire claims 170 cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Crews were called to the Jarvis farm on Forest Road in Altona at about 3 a.m. The main dairy barn and milking facility were destroyed. Family members say they got a few calves out, but the main herd of about 170 milkers died in the flames.

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