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Vermont to do routine post-election audit next week

Dec. 02, 2022 16:04 PM EST

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont secretary of state's office will conduct a routine post-election audit of the general election results in seven randomly selected communities next week. Secretary of State Jim Condos said in a statement on Friday that the audit, to take place...

Editorial Roundup: New England

Dec. 02, 2022 07:17 AM EST

Hearst Connecticut Media. November 30, 2022. Editorial: CT transportation has a new driver When it comes to public transportation, it’s all about speed. Everyone is looking for a shortcut. Can the GPS find a way around traffic? Will trains ever get...

Duncan's 18 help Vermont take down NVU-Lyndon 101-63

Dec. 01, 2022 22:29 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Robin Duncan had 18 points in Vermont's 101-63 win against NVU-Lyndon on Thursday night. Duncan also contributed seven rebounds for the Catamounts (3-7). Aaron Deloney scored 16 points while shooting 7 for 13, including 1 for 4 from beyond the arc, and added...

More than 150 Vermont recovery programs underway, more soon

Dec. 01, 2022 17:36 PM EST

More than 150 COVID-19 relief projects are underway across Vermont as the state ramps up the spending of the more than $1 billion in federal funds that are intended to help recover from the pandemic. The projects that have begun represent spending of more than $300 million, officials...

Vermont settles religious schools tuition lawsuits

Dec. 01, 2022 17:04 PM EST

The Vermont Agency of Education and several school districts will pay tuition costs and legal fees to five families to settle lawsuits challenging the state’s practice of not paying for students to attend religious schools if their towns do not have a public school. In court...

Vermont man charged with buying gun found at fatal shootout

Nov. 30, 2022 17:18 PM EST

A 21-year-old Vermont man is facing federal charges that he purchased a handgun that was found less than 24-hours later at the scene of a shootout in Springfield, Massachusetts, that resulted in the deaths of two men. Cameron Yee, of South Burlington, was arrested Tuesday on a charge...

Vermont police investigate after prison inmate found dead

Nov. 30, 2022 13:48 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police troopers are investigating after an inmate at the Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield was found dead. Charles Mould, 74, of Bennington, was found unresponsive in the infirmary unit where he was being held at about 3:20...

New England senators seek help to avoid energy disruptions

Nov. 29, 2022 21:06 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Senators from Connecticut, Vermont and Maine called on the Biden administration Tuesday to bring together federal, state and regional officials to find ways to prevent possible energy disruptions this winter across New England. The senators, three Democrats...

Tsohonis' 23 lead Long Beach State past Vermont 78-58

Nov. 27, 2022 20:20 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Marcus Tsohonis' 23 points helped Long Beach State defeat Vermont 78-58 to claim a third-place finish at the Nassau Championship tournament on Sunday night. Tsohonis was 9 of 19 shooting, including 3 for 7 from distance, and went 2 for 5 from the line for the...

Holdener's wait for a slalom victory is finally over

Nov. 27, 2022 18:19 PM EST

KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Wendy Holdener’s lengthy wait for a slalom victory came to an end on Sunday although the Swiss skier had to share top spot with Anna Swenn Larsson. Mikaela Shiffrin was bidding for a sixth straight win in Killington, Vermont, and the American was fastest in...