TOWN OF DERBY, VERMONT
Area law enforcement officers are looking for Gerin Fortin, 24, of Orleans in connection with a first-degree aggravated domestic assault investigation from March 15. Police say Fortin caused or attempted to cause serious bodily injury to a household member. Police said that Fortin fled the s…
Waterbury, Vt., March 31, 2021 – Vermont Department of Corrections (Vermont DOC) is reporting all negative results in both staff and the incarcerated population at Northern State Correctional Facility (NSCF) in Newport during Covid testing conducted Monday, March 29. This is the first time a…
Traces, a day of outdoor dance happenings, will celebrate the change into summer, dancing in public spaces, and connection of community. Scheduled for Saturday June 12th 2021, this year's festival will include educational workshops and performances, and will take place in three towns simulta…
Beginning at 8:15 a.m. on Monday, March 29, Vermonters age 50 and older will be able to make an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine.
Police say a Walden man fired a handgun multiple times into a vehicle occupied by a Barton man. 30-year-old Chip Schneider is set to appear in Caledonia County Court Monday, March 22 to answer the charges of attempted murder, reckless endangerment, and burglary.
The Derby Line Fire Department and Newport City Fire Department responded to Derby Tire on Shattuck Hill late Thursday. Watch the Newport Daily Express for more details. (Video by Christopher Roy)
Stay Up to Date on the Latest Gathering Guidance and Other Frequently Asked Questions New on healthvermont.govAbout 20% of outbreak-associated cases are attributed to workplaces. On average, there are 5 or fewer cases associated with an outbreak in a workplace, and nearly all of the cases as…
Orleans Superior Court, Judge Mary Miles Teachout presiding, Friday, ruled for the State on the final merits of its enforcement action against HNR Desautels LLC, currently doing business as Derby Port Press, and its owner, Andre “Michael” Desautels. Judge Teachout accordingly ordered the def…
Waterbury, Vt., March 11, 2021 – Vermont Department of Corrections (Vermont DOC) is reporting nine new cases of Covid-19 among incarcerated individuals and one new staff case in the outbreak at Northern State Correctional Facility (NSCF) in Newport. The cases were detected in testing conduct…
Vaccine Appointments for Vermonters age 16+ with High-Risk Health Conditions People age 16 and older with certain high-risk health conditions can make appointments for COVID-19 vaccine starting tomorrow (Thursday, March 11) at 8:15 a.m.
COVENTRY – Fire displaced a family, including a two-month-old child, from their home Sunday afternoon. Newport City firefighters were called to the Alderbrook Road home at about 3 p.m. Newport City Fire Chief John Harlamert identified the occupants as Jerry Pfeiffer and Jade Davis.
MONTPELIER – The Northern State Correctional Facility (NSCF) in Newport City went on lockdown last week after a staff member and 21 incarcerated individuals tested positive for COVID-19. The 22 total cases were detected in testing conducted on February 23.
NEWPORT CENTER – A Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center helicopter based at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington was called to a snowmobile crash on Vermont Association of Snow Travelers (VAST)Trail 58 Wednesday. First responders have not released the name of the victim.
DERBY LINE – Union members at the Tivoly plant averted a possible last-minute strike when Machinist Local 1829 approved a new three-year agreement over the weekend, officials said. The union members from Tivoly made the decision during a meeting behind locked doors at the Elks Lodge on Satur…
BURLINGTON, February 26 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will hold a statewide virtual town meeting with Vermont students on March 15 at 7:30pm.
Montpelier, Vt. - Governor Phil Scott has issued an executive order creating the Governor’s Commission on the Future of Vermont Agriculture to study and strategize how best to grow agriculture in the Green Mountain State.
Montpelier, Vt. - Governor Phil Scott announced today that he is seeking applications for two openings on the State Board of Education.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2021 — In January 2021, President Biden released the National Strategy for the COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness. The plan is driven by science, data, and public health to improve the effectiveness of our nation’s fight against COVID-19 and to restore trust, ac…
A store clerk said that she was stunned multiple times with a Taser-type electric stun gun and robbed Wednesday morning. The clerk was working at Maplefields in Orleans. The alleged suspect fled the store on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The clerk received minor injuries as a resu…
The UPS store located on Main Street in Newport City is allegedly not in compliance with Governor Phil Scott's order to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The store posted a sign on the store that states: "We choose not to wear a mask...please don't ask us to..."
There was an armed robbery at the Orleans Maplefields earlier today. A suspect has been arrested. The detectives will issue a release later as the investigation continues. Watch for more details as they become available.(Photo by Christopher Roy)
WUHAN, China (AP) — The coronavirus most likely first appeared in humans after jumping from an animal, a team of international and Chinese scientists looking for the origins of COVID-19 said Tuesday, saying an alternate theory that the virus leaked from a Chinese lab was unlikely.
(AP) Vermont health officials say they cannot fully explain why there has been a steady increase in the number of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 being reported in Bennington, Rutland and Franklin counties.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate launches Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial on Tuesday, with lawyers for the former president insisting he is not guilty of inciting mob violence at the Capitol to overturn the election while prosecutors say he must be convicted of the "most grievou…
The Vermont School Counselor Association (VTSCA) has presented Lake Region Union High School Guidance Director Timothy Chamberlin with the 2021 James F. Cawley Outstanding School Counselor of the Year Award. The VTSCA James F. Cawley Award is presented annually to a school counselor who has …
WATERBURY, Vermont — The Vermont State Police is hiring a new victim services specialist to work with people who have experienced the trauma of a crime, helping victims and witnesses navigate challenging circumstances and access needed resources while cases are under investigation.
At about 6 p.m., Thursday, the Vermont State Police received a report of a robbery at TD bank in Barton. Initial investigation revealed a single unknown male entered the bank demanding money from the tellers threatening the use of a weapon. The unknown male allegedly took an undisclosed amou…
NEWPORT, VERMONT -- Police Chief Travis R. Bingham reports that the Newport Police Department has arrested a man in connection with thefts at a hotel and a local business.
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