Chittenden County Newswire (Page 3)

Chittenden County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chittenden County, VT. (Page 3)

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  1. Homeless coalition seeks help for Point-in-Time CountRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | The Bennington Banner

    ... Statewide, the 12th annual count is being organized by The Vermont Coalition to End Homelessness and Chittenden County Homeless Alliance. The data from the count will be used by the state and local homeless organizations in funding applications to ...

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  2. Should Vermonters be able to get cheaper prescription drugs from Canada?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... for 10, 20, 40 times less cost than for the same drug here," said Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe, D-Chittenden County. Ashe has sponsored a bill to allow the state to import wholesale prescription drugs from our northern neighbor. "I think it's ...

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  3. New legislation would guarantee a public defender for undocumented workers in VTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... rights in our constitution is that people are legally represented in court proceedings," said Ingram, D- Chittenden County. The bill is currently being reviewed by the judiciary committee. Ingram says there have been some concerns over how much this ...

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  4. Board splinters on town meeting agendaRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | Williston Observer

    ... whether to join a new regional district to consolidate the dispatch of police and emergency services in Chittenden County and for voter approval of an $11.1 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year. The budget represents a roughly 5 percent ...

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  5. Caring for Vermont AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... that they would be able to pay legal fees years on end is just realistic," said Sen. President Tim Ashe, D-Chittenden County. Ashe is hoping a new bill can keep rescue organizations out of trouble and prevent animal owners from suing. If it passes, ...

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  6. Middlebury College student faces penalties after posting list of alleged abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Postal Service says our recent bout of frigid weather and snow is behind delays in the mail in Chittenden County.

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  7. More Vt. providers can now prescribe key opioid treatment drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... for patients to get. Now, we have new numbers on a growing solution to this piece of the treatment puzzle. Chittenden County isn't rural. But it is an example of the kind of difference officials want to see in underserved areas. And a new effort ...

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  8. Burlington fire chief supports regional dispatch systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Seattle Times

    Burlington's fire chief says Chittenden County should adopt a regional emergency dispatch system in the wake of the devastating fire at the University of Vermont's Torrey Hall. WCAX-TV reports Chief Steven Locke spoke to City Council on Monday about the August blaze.

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  9. Burlington fire chief pushes regional dispatch systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Months after fighting a multiple alarm fire at the University of Vermont's Torrey Hall, Burlington's fire chief told the city council Monday that crews learned some important lessons that support the argument for consolidating emergency dispatching in Chittenden County. "What we learned I think is a validation of what we know.

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  10. Vermont expects $30M Trump bumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... close of the session. Growth across the state since the end of the Great Recession has been uneven. While Chittenden County has boomed, the rest of the state has not seen the same kinds of gains on a number of economic indicators, including property ...

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  11. DEC scraps controversial rules for Craftsbury pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... run by the Craftsbury Outdoor Center. But some neighbors have complained -- including the family of Chittenden County State's Attorney Sarah George -- saying that the rowers monopolize the narrow pond, leaving no room for water skiing. The Vermont ...

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  12. Burlington Ward 3 Candidates Talk Transparency, the Mall and MomosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Seven Days

    ... at the Burlington law firm Maley and Maley - a job she can walk to from her Pine Street apartment. Chittenden County State's Attorney Sarah George has become a fan. "Lizzie's fresh ideas, extremely hard work and seemingly endless energy are exactly ...

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  13. Residents vent about carbon-tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Denton Publications

    ... close of Roper's presentation for Addison County, a self-identified ESSEX Plan supporter, a resident of Chittenden County, identified himself to the audience and asked to hand out pro-ESSEX plan literature. Roper said he welcomed "the opposition." ... 1 comment

  14. Thought police now in full force on college campuses across America...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | NewsTarget.com

    ... probable cause, a judge ruled in his favor and ultimately sent the social justice warriors down in flames. Chittenden County State's Attorney Sarah George said in an interview with WCAX : "It is what it is. We put our best case forward. The judge ...

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  15. Vermont prosecutor's parents busted again in NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The California couple was taken into custody after a traffic stop Tuesday morning and now, both face new criminal charges. Eighty year-old Patrick Jiron and 70-year-old Barbara Jiron are the parents of Justin Jiron, a deputy prosecutor in the Chittenden County State's Attorney's office.

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  16. Volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2018 | Williston Observer

    Lund is seeking volunteers to provide supervision and support during planned visits between children and their incarcerated mothers at the Chittenden County Regional Correctional Facility on Saturday mornings. Volunteers should be able to commit to a once or twice a month, 2-3 hour visit for a minimum of one year.

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  17. In State of the State, Scott Calls for 'Bold' Campaign to Attract More WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | Seven Days

    ... pensions. Scott urged the legislature to turn its attention to less prosperous communities outside of Chittenden County, saying, "Let's make this session their session." House Speaker Mitzi Johnson (D-South Hero) and Senate President Pro Tempore Tim ...

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  18. Judge nixes criminal charge for alleged racist phone callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... The court's ruling reinforces my opinion that this matter should never have been brought," Luna said. Chittenden County State's Attorney Sarah George said she thought the case was strong, but that it's also a learning experience. "It's ...

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  19. Judge throws out case against UVM student for 'racist and threatening language'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A Burlington judge has thrown out a case against a University of Vermont student accused of using "explicitly racist and threatening language" against black students and diversity initiatives on campus. Chittenden County State's Attorney Sarah George confirms a judge did not find probable cause on a charge of disorderly conduct against Wesley Richter, 20, who was cited by UVM Police Oct. 5. Richter was scheduled to be arraigned the following day but a judge said he still hadn't found probable cause.

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  20. Previewing the 2018 Vt. legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... in 2018. But since the Great Recession, it's been more challenging in most of the state. "You see that Chittenden County regained its footing fairly quickly," Johnson said. "Much of rural Vermont-- most of the rest of Vermont-- took 10 years to get ...

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