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Housing shortage in Vermont

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 9:53am
The Burlington area may land on the top lists for being a great place to live. But, finding a house to live in is getting tougher.

Winooski gay bar closes

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 12:54am
A Winooski bar that opened to controversy is now closed.

Wild ride for Vt. man hoping to set a record

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 7:14pm
A 92-year-old St. Johnsbury man took a shot at a world record, one that many people half his age wouldn't attempt.

MiVT: Old Crow Mojo Guitars

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 7:11pm
Cigar box guitars have made quite the comeback in recent years. A father and son in Fletcher have been producing their version of the instrument and it's hitting a high note with musicians. 

Wet summer leaves Vt. trails a muddy mess

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:51pm
A rainy summer means muddy trails but how you should handle the muck may surprise you. Our Alexandra Montgomery headed to the Long Trail to learn more. 

Slow start to the summer season at Plattsburgh beach

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:47pm
This summer's wet weather has put a damper on the Plattsburgh city beach. But city officials say they aren't too worried about making their bottom line. 

Construction equipment swiped in Burlington

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:42pm
Police say some pricey equipment was stolen from a construction site in Burlington. 

Will Vermont have to raise taxes?

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:39pm
The state downgraded revenue expectations. What could that mean for your taxes? Our Kyle Midura talked to key lawmakers to get a feel for what they're thinking. 


Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:17pm
Do Trump supporters have a voice in Vermont? We put out the call and many of you answered, telling us you feel silenced as a Trump supporter in progressive Vermont. 

Atomic veterans fight for recognition, compensation

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:15pm
They were on the front lines of nuclear testing in the 1950s. So-called atomic veterans share their stories of being used as guinea pigs and the struggle to win compensation for their resulting health woes. 

Historic NY fire tower celebrates 100 years

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 6:15pm
It's been 100 years since the Poke-O-Moonshine tower was built in the Adirondacks. 

Townshend fire victim died of smoke inhalation

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:33pm
We have an update to the death investigation in a Townshend fire. 

Escaped Vt. inmate captured in SC

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:13pm
An escaped inmate from Vermont is now back behind bars. 

Northern NY man drowns in Bellmont

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:05pm
A Plattsburgh man drowned over the weekend. 

Missing toddlers found in abandoned car

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:02pm
Two Montpelier residents face child cruelty charges after two kids were found trapped in an abandoned, hot car. 

Keene using goats to keep vegetation in check

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 3:37pm
A New Hampshire city has turned to a herd of hungry goats to tame the vegetation at its closed landfill.

Man recovering after acquiring flesh-eating bacteria on hike

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 2:36pm
A Florida man is recovering from flesh-eating bacteria he encountered while hiking in New Hampshire.

Cuomo: NY will make it easier to register to vote

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 12:55pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered all state agencies to provide voter registration information in an effort to increase participation in elections.

Vermont DCF will be able to fully fund emergency housing

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 12:53pm
The commissioner of the Vermont Department for Children and Families says his organization will be able to fund fully a "last resort" public assistance program used to help Vermonters in need.

Vt. teen charged with trying to elude NH police

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 12:28pm
A Southern Vermont teen is in trouble in New Hampshire for allegedly trying to elude police.