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  1. Vermont man convicted in teacher killing seeks legal reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Vermont man who was convicted of killing a teacher in 2012 has filed a second post-conviction relief request. The Caledonian-Record reports a judge has granted 32-year-old Allen Prue's attorney 90 days so he can amend his client's original PCR filing.

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  2. St. Johnsbury police chief returns to work following crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Vermont police chief has gone back to work after he and his wife were injured in a collision in which the other driver died. The Caledonian-Record reports St. Johnsbury Police Chief Tim Page returned to the office Tuesday, close to a week after the crash.

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  3. St. Johnsbury police chief, wife recovering from deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont State Police continue to investigate a head-on crash that killed a man and injured a Vermont police chief and his wife. It happened Saturday night on Route 302 in Groton.

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  4. Fatal head-on crash in GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont State Police is investigating a fatal, head-on crash that happened in Groton, Vt. just before 5 p.m. Saturday.

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  5. Is Vermont's housing shortage putting people in danger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    It's an issue that affects everyone in Vermont: a lack of affordable housing. And it's now a major focus of domestic violence victim advocates, who say it's preventing victims from leaving.

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  6. 2 arrested for Hardwick, Barre Town armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The first happened at D&L Beverage in East Hardwick Monday night and another happened Tuesday night at the Brookside County Store in Barre Town. Police say Barnet entered the D&L store around 9 p.m. Monday wearing dark clothing and a face mask and brandishing a weapon.

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  7. St. Johnsbury prison in lockdown over fentanyl scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont Corrections officials say the the prison in St. Johnsbury is on lockdown after a large amount of fentanyl is believed to have been smuggled inside by an inmate. Authorities late Tuesday afternoon said 20 bags of the powerful narcotic may have been brought into the Northeast Correctional Complex by an inmate.

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  8. Vermont crime victims invited to speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services is holding forums around the state this fall to hear from Vermont crime victims about their experiences in the criminal justice system. Organizers say local stakeholders and service providers will attend to listen and provide support.

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  9. Vt. defense attorneys question use of drug recognition expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Multiple defense attorneys are questioning Vermont's use of drug recognition experts who test people suspected to be under the influence of a substance other than alcohol. The Valley News reports attorneys including Norwich-based George Ostler and St. Johnsbury-based David Sleigh argue the tests are not scientifically reliable.

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  10. Dozens walk in Rutland to End Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Community members were out to raise money and spread awareness at the Walk to End Alzheimer's. Organizers say in Vermont there are over 13-thousand people, over the age of 65, who are diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

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  11. Threat triggers lockdown at St. Johnsbury rehab facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Sheriff's deputies were posted at both entrances to the St. Johnsbury Health and Rehabilitation Center for most of the day. Monday morning, the facility went into lockdown mode after a man made verbal threats to a staff member that he was going to shoot people.

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  12. Man accused in fatal St. Johnsbury fire ends fight for release on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The lawyer for a man accused of killing a person whose body was found in a burning Vermont home says his client will stop fighting for his release on bail. The Caledonian Record reports the lawyer for 30-year-old Allen Draper said in court filings Monday his client is waiving his right to an evidence hearing because the Department of Corrections is intent on keeping him detained.

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  13. Developer to invest in St. Johnsbury housing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Caledonian-Record reports Kingdom Development Company announced Thursday it was finalizing a deal to buy the first floor of the Depot Square building. Housing Vermont recently purchased the property with help from St. Johnsbury.

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  14. Vermont town of St. Johnsbury hires new fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The hiring of incoming Fire Chief Jon Bouffard was announced at a recent meeting of the St. Johnsbury select board by town Manager Chad Whitehead. The Caledonian Record reports that Bouffard will replace former Chief Troy Ruggles who has taken a new position with the Burlington Fire Department.

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  15. Man faces trial next year in case of body found after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The trial of a man accused of killing a man whose body was found following a Vermont house fire is scheduled for April 2019. The 20-year-old Draper is accused of killing St. Johnsbury resident Tim Persons on May 15. Police say he went to Persons' home and struck his head with a radiator pipe, then set the home on fire after Persons refused Draper's demand for money to buy cocaine.

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  16. Dispute over puppies seized from sweltering Vermont homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police say a dog and 10 puppies rescued from a St. Johnsbury mobile home during the heat wave earlier this month were dangerously dehydrated. But there's a different story from the dogs' owner, who says she deserves her dogs back.

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  17. Vermont sheriff's office moving from courthouse due to costRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Caledonia County sheriff's department office is moving out of the St. Johnsbury courthouse because the sheriff feels the state of Vermont is charging too much for rent. The Caledonian Record reports the sheriff's office has moved from the courthouse at the corner Eastern Avenue and Main Street to Memorial Drive.

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  18. St. J pastor pulls handgun, tells fleeing burglar to freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Pastor Richard Menard of the New Beginnings Christian Church in St. Johnsbury told police there had been multiple burglaries at his church recently. The Caledonian-Record reports he heard his building alarm go off early June 28 and confronted a fleeing burglar with a handgun.

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  19. St. Johnsbury men charged with trafficking drugs on 'dark web'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    This comes after a year-long operation by several federal agencies -- the first nationwide undercover action to target vendors on the dark web. Two Saint Johnsbury men -- Sam Bent and Djeneba Bent -- are accused of conspiracy to distribute LSD, ecstasy, cocaine and marijuana.

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  20. St. Johnsbury to invest nearly $1M in housing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Officials in St. Johnsbury have decided to use nearly $1 million in state housing funds toward the purchase an apartment complex. The Caledonian-Record reports the select board voted unanimously Monday to approve a letter of support for the Depot Square housing project.

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