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  1. New exec director at Vermont workers' unionRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... their work sites. He has been legislative director since January 2013 and was a victims' advocate in the Chittenden County State's Attorney's office and member of the state House. Welcome to your discussion forum: Verified accounts are now required ...

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  2. Lund Center opens new facility in South BurlingtonRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A family support agency in Chittenden County opened a new building Thursday to accommodate the growing demand for its services.

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  3. Trial in Vt. teacher death to start in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... from her home and then killed her. They have both pleaded not guilty. Allen Prue's trial has been moved to Chittenden County. The Caledonian Record reports Judge Robert Bent said the trial will begin with a jury draw on Oct. 6. Patricia Prue intends ...

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  4. Vermont man behind bear hoax pleads not guilty to attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the 70-foot-high cliff, leaving her hospitalized with injuries including a broken back and punctured lung. Chittenden County prosecutor T.J. Donovan told WCAX-TV that Gingras invented "an incredible fantastic story" to mislead investigators about ...

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  5. Victim of courthouse stabbing charged with lewd conductRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... earlier, Norton was stabbed in the neck by another detainee during an unrelated courthouse appearance. CHITTENDEN COUNTY ... MAKES FOR A BUSY DAY IN COURT. GOOD EVENING I'M GEORGE MALLET. STEPHANIE IS OFF. A QUICK WORD BEFORE WE GET TOO FAR INTO ...

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  6. Vt. man behind bear hoax pleads not guilty to attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... first-degree murder. "I think this was one of the craziest stories I've ever heard," said T.J. Donovan, Chittenden County state's attorney It was an elaborate tale of a bear attack that law enforcement now says was all part of Gingras' plan to ...

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  7. The Weather Is Fine For FarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Last year at this time farm fields were soggy from rain. The bad weather hit dairy farms at a time when expenses outstripped income and it caused vegetable farmers to lose entire crops.

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  8. WPTZ Wednesday webcast with CourtneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... BETWEEN PEARL AND MAIN... FROM 9 A-M TO 9 P-M. RECENT RAIN IS PUTTING A DAMPER ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN CHITTENDEN COUNTY. OFFICIALS SAY CONTRACTORS HAVE TO WORK OVERNIGHT TO FINISH PAVING ON I-89 ... AND THEY NEED TO MAKE SURE THE PAVEMENT HAS ...

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  9. City council passes smoking ban; community dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... in 2011, only 17 percent of Vermonters identified themselves as smokers. That figure was even lower in Chittenden County at just 14 percent. "The right to be able to do that should be respected. It's not right to tell me what I can or can't do in ... 2 comments

  10. ConnectivityRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... with the University of Vermont campus and the Burlington Airport. About 1 of 4 Vermonters live in Chittenden County and this trip was constructed for connections, not speed. Stops at Brandon, Wallingford, which, like Bennington, haven't seen ...

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  11. Do free pet adoptions attract the right pet parents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    "We adopted out 705 cats and dogs, statewide from the 12 participating rescue and shelter groups, we had a number returned which is not unusual at all in the shelter business," said Nancy Cathcart, Chittenden County Humane Society president.

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  12. Detainee attacks fellow inmate with penRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... with a knife on Sunday at a home on Venus Avenue in Burlington. While in the basement holding cell of Chittenden County Criminal Court Monday, police say he lunged at a fellow detainee and stabbed him in the neck with a pen. Documents reveal the ...

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  13. Prostitution is a growing problem in state's most populous countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Police say there's a prostitution problem in Chittenden County and all it took was a few hours and a fake online add to get dozens of men interested.

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  14. Detectives: Prostitution growing problem in Chittenden Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Police say there's a prostitution problem in Chittenden County and all it took was a few hours and a fake online add to get dozens of men interested.

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  15. Police: Prostitution sting first step in crackdown of growing sex tradeRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... and human trafficking. "Women who are prostituting themselves oftentimes are victims," said T.J. Donovan, Chittenden County States Attorney. "It's not necessarily about that transaction of paying for sex. It's these larger issues of why are women ...

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  16. Hilton Burlington completes $8M in renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... the market. It's a big change for Burlington, which for three decades had only one downtown hotel. Most of Chittenden County's chain hotels were built along Burlington's perimeter, along Route 2 and Route 7 in South Burlington. "One thing that's ...

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  17. Vt. wildlife officials: No bear attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... people said they were mauled by a bear at a cabin. But Robert Currier, a Fish & Wildlife Game Warden in Chittenden County, says their investigation found no evidence of a bear, and as far as they are concerned the case is closed. Police say LaDonna ...

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  18. Vermont maintenance workers settle on new contractRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    Transportation maintenance workers in Vermont's Chittenden County have signed a new three-year-contract that takes effect July 1. Union officials for Teamsters Local 597 say the new contract - signed Thursday - includes wage increases averaging two percent a year and access to promotions through professional certification programs.

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  19. Shumlin signs bills related to battle against opiate addiction in VermontRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... more people who intersect with the criminal justice system with addiction treatment and other services. Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan told the story of an addict who was arrested at Kmart because she sniffed an aerosol can. That ...

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  20. Mobile News Now: Wednesday June 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... forecast CHANNEL FIVE'S STEPHANIE GORIN HERE -- THIS IS "MOBILE NEWS NOW." AND AN UNUSUAL STORY OUT OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY. A COUPLE SAYS THEY WERE ATTACKED BY A BEAR AND HER CUBS NEAR CLAY RIDGE ROAD IN MILTON THIS AFTERNOON. The COUPLE REPORTEDLY ...

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