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Deloney scores 20, Vermont defeats Ball State 78-73

Nov. 25, 2022 15:43 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Aaron Deloney's 20 points helped Vermont defeat Ball State 78-73 on Friday. Deloney also had seven rebounds for the Catamounts (2-5). Kameron Gibson scored 19 points while going 6 of 9 from the floor, including 3 for 6 from distance, and 4 for 5 from the...

Burlington's shelter pods for homeless delayed until January

Nov. 23, 2022 10:51 AM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The opening of 30 shelter pods for homeless residents in Vermont's largest city has been pushed back to January. The shelter pod community in Burlington was expected to open in late November, but an official told the City Council on Monday that the schedule...

Knowling's 22 lead Yale over Vermont 73-44

Nov. 22, 2022 22:54 PM EST

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Matt Knowling had 22 points in Yale's 73-44 win over Vermont on Tuesday night. Knowling also added six rebounds for the Bulldogs (6-0). John Poulakidas scored 10 points and added five rebounds. EJ Jarvis finished 4 of 6 from the field to finish with 10...

Immigrants, DHS settle case seeking activist targeting info

Nov. 22, 2022 14:26 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has agreed to pay a Vermont-based immigrant advocacy organization $74,000 in legal fees to settle a lawsuit seeking information about whether advocates were being targeted by immigration agents because of their political activism. ...

Atty: Vermont deputy was 'a victim' in NY state shootout

Nov. 21, 2022 19:51 PM EST

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — An off-duty Vermont sheriff's deputy who was allegedly involved in a shootout and wounded on the streets of Saratoga Springs was defending himself and didn't realize that police were shouting at him to drop his gun, his lawyer told a news station Monday. ...

1 dead after fire in storage facility in Vermont town

Nov. 21, 2022 16:14 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (AP) — An investigation is ongoing into the cause of a fatal fire at a storage facility in the Vermont community of Springfield, the town fire chief said Monday. The fire in the Park Street location was reported on Sunday evening. Springfield Fire...

Gunfight in upstate NY wounds 3, including Vermont deputy

Nov. 20, 2022 18:29 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gunfire on the streets of Saratoga Springs early Sunday morning left at least three people wounded, including an off-duty sheriff’s deputy from Vermont who was shot multiple times by police. The gunfire broke out at 3 a.m. in the historic downtown of the...

JeanLouis scores 23, Iona takes down Vermont 71-50

Nov. 18, 2022 23:36 PM EST

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Berrick JeanLouis scored 23 points as Iona beat Vermont 71-50 on Friday night. JeanLouis added five rebounds for the Gaels (2-1). Daniss Jenkins scored 20 points and added eight rebounds. Walter Clayton Jr. shot 6 for 13, including 1 for 7 from beyond the...

Ugandan activist living in Vermont gets deportation reprieve

Nov. 18, 2022 12:39 PM EST

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — Authorities in Vermont say a Ugandan activist who fled his home country after he says he was repeatedly tortured for his human rights work and would fear for his life if he was deported can stay another year. Steven Tendo, a 37-year-old pastor, was granted a...

1 dead after home explosion, fire in Newfane

Nov. 18, 2022 11:48 AM EST

NEWFANE, Vt. (AP) — A man was found dead in a home explosion and fire in the southern Vermont town of Newfane early Friday morning, state police said. Police and multiple fire departments responded at 1 a.m. after receiving 911 calls reporting the house explosion. The man's body...