| Making it in Vermont: These Vermont homes will move to New York this summer vtdigger.org|
Vermod general manager Kristen Connors inside a Vermod home. Photo by Anne Wallace Allen/VTDigger. Editor's note: Making it in Vermont is an ongoing ...
Liquor Control: Burlington nightclub Nectar's violated license rules at time of shooting BurlingtonFreePress.com
Liquor Control says Nectar's failed to "ensure the safety of individuals entering, leaving, or remaining on the licensed premises."
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center to host breast cancer fundraiser vtdigger.org
News Release — Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Jan. 11, 2019. Contact: Ashley Brenon Jowett Phone: 802.447.5019. Fax: 802.447.5214
Danziger: Great Vermont-New Hampshire Primary | Perspective Rutland Herald
Candidates and their entourages are already driving through New Hampshire, preparing themselves politically and culturally for the famously touted ...
VTDigger Minute: Investigations of the year — Guard, Lottery, Mental Health vtdigger.org
VTDigger Minute is a weekly news digest from Vermont PBS. Tune in every Wednesday at 6 p.m. and Thursday at 6:30 a.m. to hear about the week's top stories.
Vermont Agency Of Agriculture Planning Regional Dairy Summit WAMC
The Vermont Agency of Agriculture is coordinating a “ Northern Tier Dairy Summit .” The intent is to find new initiatives that can help manage dairy farms.
Audio & Full Transcript: Gov. Phil Scott's 2019 Inaugural Address Vermont Public Radio
Vermont's 2019 legislative session opened Wednesday, and Gov. Phil Scott delivered his inaugural address Thursday afternoon.
Which Vermont state tournaments make money for the VPA, and which do not BurlingtonFreePress.com
A breakdown of revenues and expenses for each sport from the past fiscal year run by the Vermont Principals' Association.
Connecticut Sports Betting Bill Introduced for 2019 January 14th, 2019 4 min read Gambling.com
The Connecticut General Assembly will once again take up sports betting. After more than a year of deliberations in previous legislative sessions, Connecticut ...
Myers: Johnson Holiday Jubilee Vermont Public Radio
Santa Claus has already visited Johnson, Vermont. You may have missed this news, but scores of his followers did not, braving single digit temperatures and.
Sports betting: Why Vermont is unlikely to legalize it any time soon BurlingtonFreePress.com
Gov. Phil Scott is undecided about whether sports betting should be legalized in Vermont following this month's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down ...
Woman shot outside Nectar's sues Burlington downtown bar, says it neglected to protect her BurlingtonFreePress.com
An innocent bystander shot outside Nectar's in February 2018 says negligence by staff at the downtown Burlington bar is the reason for her life-changing injuries ...
Vermont lottery bans agents from playing at work, but advises against new law vtdigger.org
Patrick Delaney, commissioner of the Department of Liquor and Lottery. File photo by Bob LoCicero/VTDigger. Vermont's new lottery commissioner said in a ...
Then Again: In early Vermont, lotteries were plentiful and popular vtdigger.org
The state Legislature legalized lotteries in 1779 to help fund defense of Vermont during the American Revolution. Photo by Mark Bushnell. Editor's note: Mark ...
Lottery winner wanted: Someone bought an $11.5 million Megabucks ticket in Vermont BurlingtonFreePress.com
Are you sitting on the Tri-State Megabucks ticket? Officials say it was sold in Vermont.
Vermont Charities Take a Chance on Break-Open Tickets Seven Days
Nonprofit gaming is a surprisingly large industry in Vermont — one that hauls in millions of dollars with little regulation or oversight.
$1.5M Megabucks winner in Vermont WCAX
The Vermont Lottery says a $1.5 million Tri-State Megabucks jackpot ticket was sold in Bennington.
$11.5 Million Winning Megabucks Ticket Sold in Vermont U.S. News & World Report
Vermont lottery officials say an $11.5 million Tri-State Megabucks jackpot ticket was sold in Vermont. Officials said early Thursday morning the winner has not ...
Winning $1.4 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Vermont U.S. News & World Report
BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Lottery officials say someone bought a winning $1.4 million lottery ticket in Vermont.
Lottery boss quits, raising issue of public records on personal accounts vtdigger.org
Daniel Rachek, executive director of the Vermont Lottery. File photo by Bob LoCicero/VTDigger. Daniel Rachek, the head of Vermont's lottery, has resigned less ...
Vermont public safety department to test AMBER Alert system The Keene Sentinel
For two hours Friday afternoon, the Vermont Department of Public Safety will be testing the state's AMBER Alert system.
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Lottery director calls for reforms in report on VTDigger investigation vtdigger.org
The head of Vermont's Lottery Commission has issued a report calling for administrative and policy changes following a VTDigger investigation that found that ...
Lottery security stronger than Fort Knox, commissioner tells lawmakers vtdigger.org
“It would be easier to steal a bar of gold from Fort Knox than it would be to game the lottery system—by anybody,” Vermont's lottery commissioner told lawmakers ...
Commissioner, Senate president at odds over lottery review vtdigger.org
The head of the newly merged liquor and lottery commission and the leader of the Vermont Senate disagree over whether a new probe of lottery operations is ...
Where Each New England State Stands Right Now On Legalizing Sports Betting NESN
If and when legalized sports betting comes to New England, how it's implemented likely will vary among the region's six states. In our series on sports gambling, ...
Governor seeks to confirm lottery’s integrity after VTDigger investigation vtdigger.org
Gov. Phil Scott has asked the director of the state's lottery, Danny Rachek, to make sure Vermonters can trust the system's fairness after a VTDigger investigation ...
VTDigger Investigation Calls Vermont Lottery Into Question Vermont Public Radio
The chances of winning the lottery are pretty slim, but for the owners of stores selling tickets in Vermont, winning happens with surprising frequency.
Amendment calls for review of lottery after VTDigger report vtdigger.org
Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe speaks to reporters during a press conference at the Statehouse on Tuesday. Photo by Colin Meyn/VTDigger. The head of ...
Vermont to test Amber Alert system Friday WCAX
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) The Vermont Department of Public Safety will be testing the state's Amber Alert system. The exercise is scheduled to take place Friday ...
Bennington Shell sells $1.4M ticket Brattleboro Reformer
BENNINGTON — One lucky lottery player is the winner of a $1.4 million jackpot, thanks to a ticket sold at the Bennington Shell on Northside Drive. Vermont ...
Vermont to test Amber Alert system WCAX
Vermont's Department of Public Safety will test the Amber Alert system next Friday, Nov. 30.
Powerball win goes to vacationers Brattleboro Reformer
LONDONDERRY — A couple vacationing in Vermont left the state with a check for $700,000 in their pockets after they claimed their winning $1 million ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
More than luck? VTDigger investigates big wins on small Vermont lottery games Barton Chronicle
By Katy Savage, VTDigger.org. “Every day's a pay day,” proclaims the message to players of some of the Vermont Lottery's most popular games. That dream ...
Your state-by-state guide to sports betting in light of Supreme Court ruling USA TODAY
While the U.S. Supreme Court in May opened the door for sports betting to become legal, it may be at least a year before that occurs in most states.
Fair Haven Community At Odds Over Gun Raffle Vermont Public Radio
Fair Haven Union High School made national news last February after a former student was arrested for allegedly planning to shoot up the school. So when a.
Up to Here in Deer: As Fewer Vermonters Hunt, the Growing Herd Is Becoming a Problem Seven Days
Sunlight filtered through the canopy of leaves, illuminating the Hinesburg Town Forest in a soft green glow. The branches of the birch and maple trees...
Nectar’s under investigation over returning gun to shooter vtdigger.org
The sign above the entrance to Nectar's in Burlington, where Chelsi Parker was shot in February. Photo by Aidan Quigley/VTDigger. BURLINGTON — Vermont ...
Check your Lottery tickets! The Manchester Journal
LONDONDERRY — The Londonderry area has a new millionaire. Clark's Quality Foods has been selling Vermont Lottery tickets for more than 40 years, and this ...
Rifle Raffle To Proceed In Bennington Despite Legal Concerns Vermont Public Radio
A Republican running for a House seat in Bennington is hoping to raffle two semiautomatic rifles at a pro-firearms rally on Saturday. The flyers he used to.
Harrington: Governor's Tax and Regulate Subcommittee Preliminary Recommendations | Cannabis and Hemp Events and News Heady Vermont
Vermont Governor Phil Scott appointed a commission to make recommendations for regulating sales of marijuana in Vermont. Here's the first look via Heady ...
Vt. Lottery officials to investigate troubling trend of winners WCAX
MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Vermont lottery officials say they plan to investigate the system's integrity following news reports that revealed unusual winning ...
A $1,700 bottle of bourbon? It's for a good cause in Vermont (and actually a bargain) BurlingtonFreePress.com
The Vermont Department of Liquor Control is selling $25 raffle tickets for the "opportunity to purchase" a $1,700 bottle of 25-year-old Old Rip Van Winkle ...
Komen snowshoe event raises $17000 The Manchester Journal
STRATTON — They came from throughout the northeast to play in the snow and raise money to fight a disease that, for many of them, is very, very personal.
Touch of Vermont Holiday Gift Market is Saturday in Montpelier vtdigger.org
News Release — Touch of Vermont Dec. 4, 2018. Media Contact: Claire Georges, Market Organizer 802-310-1725 email@example.com. Facebook: ...
Trump supporter wakes up to burned flag on Vermont porch AZCentral.com
BURLINGTON, Vt. – A Vermont man who found his "Trump 2020" flag burned and thrown onto his front porch said he wished his lawn adornment had provoked ...
Vermont official responds to 'SNL' sketch with Adam Driver Boston.com
In the sketch spoofing a neo-Confederate community meeting, "Saturday Night Live" took on the Vermont's lack of diversity. Read more on Boston.com.
Vermont midterm election results: The winners and losers BurlingtonFreePress.com
Vermonters have voted, backing incumbents in every case for congressional and federal races. Burlingtonians agreed to spend substantial amounts of money ...
For food lovers, Vermont needs to be a getaway go-to Boston.com
Some skiers pick their winter destinations based on the terrain. I pick mine based on the terroir — specifically, the proximity to good dining and drinking.
Vermont cuts moose hunting permits to 13 for 2018 BurlingtonFreePress.com
"By maintaining moose at this level, research indicates winter ticks will have fewer hosts to feed on,” a state wildlife biologist said.
Mystery man brings holiday cheer to Walmart shoppers in Vermont Boston.com
A mystery man is providing cheer to Walmart shoppers in Vermont. Read more on Boston.com.
A Vermont family's peacock has been on the run for 6 weeks Boston.com
A Vermont woman whose family peacock ran off with a flock of turkeys says she's hopeful to get close enough to catch it with a net. Read more on Boston.com.
A Democrat and a Republican in Vermont debated. Then they sang a surprise duet. Boston.com
"There is a deeper bond that we have over party affiliation." Read more on Boston.com.
Here's the story behind the giant middle finger in Westford, Vermont Boston.com
For drivers traveling on northwestern Vermont's Route 128 through Westford, it'd be hard not to notice a rather outsized, impolite gesture. But don't worry, Ted ...
Under pot legalization, private smoking clubs a hazy area vtdigger.org
After marijuana became legal in Vermont on July 1, Chris and Christine Antoniello, the owners of Harmony Underground, a smoke shop in Brattleboro, had an ...
Halloween 2018 events for families in Vermont BurlingtonFreePress.com
Here is a list of Halloween events compiled by Burlington Free Press partner Find & Go Seek: Big Blue Express Not So Scary Rides. Friday, October 26 | 3:00pm ...
NRC Approves Sale of Closed Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant U.S. News & World Report
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved the sale of the closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to a company that has ...
Watch: 'Saturday Night Live' lampoons Vermont as a 'Caucasian paradise' in sketch with Adam Driver Boston.com
“Saturday Night Live” took on Vermont's lack of diversity in a sketch over the weekend spoofing a neo-Confederate community meeting. In the skit, Jim, played by ...
Vermont cannabis business wary of nearby competition Brattleboro Reformer
Retail sales of cannabis will soon be legal to Vermont's south and north, but that won't be much help to Vermont marijuana buyers, and the state might take a ...
Police: Vermont day spa owners intentionally set it on fire Boston.com
Police say the owners plotted to burn down the spa due to financial issues with the business. Read more on Boston.com.
House approves merger of lottery and liquor control vtdigger.org
The Vermont House on Wednesday approved the merger of the Vermont Lottery Commission and the Department of Liquor Control. The bill, H.571, which would ...
Members of foreclosed Vermont ski club sue for $9.8 million Boston.com
NEWFANE, Vt. (AP) — Some members of a foreclosed ski club in Vermont have filed a lawsuit to recover $9.8 million they say is owed from a chairlift investment.
Man protests Vermont town government with massive, $4000 middle finger sculpture Boston.com
WESTFORD, Vt. (AP) — A man says he built a massive sculpture of a middle finger off a Vermont highway to show the local government how he really feels.
How to take a beer-based trip through Vermont Boston.com
With more breweries per capita than any other state, Vermont's beer scene punches far above its weight. It's claimed “best brewery in the world” for four years ...
Marijuana is now legal in Vermont KTRK-TV
It's official! Recreational marijuana is now legal in the state of Vermont.
Local CBD drive-thru opens in Vermont Boston.com
CBD drive-thru opens in Vermont. Read more on Boston.com.
Vermont man erects a 700-pound middle finger, and points it right at town officials Bangor Daily News
Ted Pelky has been fighting the town of Westford over zoning regulations for a decade. To show his displeasure, he erected a 700-pound middle finger to let ...
Human bone found by Vermont hunter identified as missing man Boston.com
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — Authorities have identified the human remains found by a hunter in Williamstown.
State OKs sale of Vermont Yankee to NorthStar Brattleboro Reformer
MONTPELIER — The sale of the shuttered Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to a New York City-based industrial demolition company was approved by the ...
Explore Vermont cheese with an award-winning cheesemonger Boston.com
When Vermont cheesemonger Rory Stamp won the Cheesemonger Invitational in January 2017, he beat a talented field of experts from around the country.
Vermont firm recalling beef products Berkshire Eagle
Vermont Packinghouse, LLC of North Springfield, Vt., is recalling approximately 10,828 pounds of raw intact bone-in beef quarters from cattle identified as being ...
Town looks ahead to life after Vermont Yankee is razed Boston.com
Residents of the town Vernon are coming to terms with a future without Vermont Yankee. Read more on Boston.com.
Vt. House approves liquor control, lottery merger WCAX
The Vermont House has approved a bill that would merge the Vermont Lottery Commission with the Department of Liquor Control.
Vermont delegation worried by Border Patrol checkpoint plans Bangor Daily News
The three members of the Vermont congressional delegation said Tuesday that they were concerned by a U.S. Border Patrol plan to set up immigration ...
Abundance of deer as Vermont bow season set to begin WCAX
The bow season for turkey and deer opens in Vermont on Saturday and state officials say the populations are healthy, or even overabundant in some areas.
Vermont man convicted in teacher killing seeks legal review Boston.com
A Vermont man who was convicted of killing a teacher in 2012 has filed a second post-conviction relief request. Read more on Boston.com.
Police: A Vermont man tried to steal marijuana plants from a dispensary Boston.com
Matthew Demar, 39, of Berlin, was arrested Monday. Read more on Boston.com.
Winter storm: Tens of thousands of Vermont utility customers are without power MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22
Tens of thousands of Vermont households and businesses are without power Tuesday as the heavy wet snow that began Monday afternoon causes trees to ...
Vermont's Foam Brewers rises to the top for a reason Boston.com
Everyone said I should go to Foam Brewers, a two-year-old Burlington, Vt., brewery on the shores of Lake Champlain. And so it didn't take much convincing to ...
Vermont murder victim's girlfriend indicted on gun charges Boston.com
The girlfriend of a V.T. man found shot to death last month has been accused of illegally possessing guns and transporting ammunition. Read more on ...
Gun Owners of Vermont files suit over new gun control laws Brattleboro Reformer
Bob Audette, Brattleboro Reformer NEWFANE — Gun Owners of Vermont has filed a civil action against the Vermont Attorney General's Office and the Windham ...
Vermont writer delves into snowboard history Brattleboro Reformer
SOUTHERN VERMONT — Snowboarding has a rich history here, where the first boards were built then allowed on the ski slopes, and home to the wild, ...
Vermont exec would be nation's first transgender governor Boston.com
A former energy company executive from Vermont has a shot at becoming the nation's first transgender governor. Read more on Boston.com.
GAMEDAY LIVE: Kansas Basketball vs. Vermont Kansas Jayhawks
Follow along at Gameday Live as the No. 2-ranked Kansas Jayhawks meet the Vermont Catamounts in the regular-season home opener. Location: Allen ...
A Sharply Reduced Vermont Moose Hunt Gets Preliminary Approval Seven Days
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board gave preliminary approval Wednesday night to issuing 14 moose hunting permits for the coming season — a mere fraction...
Vermont League of Cities and Towns urges state to strike slavery language from Constitution Bennington Banner
The Vermont Constitution is often held up as the first in the country to ban slavery. But it actually leaves a caveat. No one, it states, can be enslaved "after arriving ...
Vermont FBI head departing to lead state lottery BurlingtonFreePress.com
Daniel Rachek, the top FBI agent in Vermont, is leaving law enforcement after 22 years.
Vermont veteran discovers his 'Trump 2020' flag burned on front porch: 'There is fear in my mind' Yahoo Finance
A Vermont homeowner woke up Sunday morning to discover the burned remains of his pro-Trump flag on his front porch.
Vermont brewery building solar panel canopies in parking lot Boston.com
A Vermont brewery plans to build the state's first large-scale solar panel parking lot installation. Read more on Boston.com.
Vice President Pence heads to Vermont for the weekend Boston.com
Vice President Mike Pence is making a weekend getaway to Vermont and visiting a museum dedicated to former President Calvin Coolidge. Read more on ...
Police: Vermont driver crashed after speeding 112 mph in a 5-town chase Boston.com
Authorities say a driver speeding up to 112 miles an hour led police on a 40-mile chase through five towns before he crashed. Read more on Boston.com.
Randy Brock: Vermont’s dysfunctional tax system vtdigger.org
Editor's note: This commentary is by Sen. Randy Brock, a Republican from Swanton who represents Franklin County and Alburgh in the Vermont Senate, and is ...
Bellows Falls Union High School ends Vermont Academy football agreement Brattleboro Reformer
WESTMINSTER — Bellows Falls Union High School is dropping the school's football "member to member" agreement with Vermont Academy, the private school ...
Child abuse and neglect cases up across Vermont Bennington Banner
Posted Sunday, October 28, 2018 5:45 pm. By Lola Duffort, VTDigger. The number of child abuse and neglect cases reached a new statewide high in the last ...
Q&A: Vermont Democrat Christine Hallquist on her historic primary victory Boston.com
Christine Hallquist is the first transgender person to be nominated for governor by a major party. Read more on Boston.com.
A 14-year-old is running for governor of Vermont, and he actually made the ballot Boston.com
Ethan Sonneborn has a website, a comprehensive policy platform, and a spot on the 2018 Democratic gubernatorial primary ballot in Vermont. He also just ...
Vermont nominates 1st US transgender nominee for governor WJLA
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) A former Vermont utility executive on Tuesday became the first transgender candidate to be nominated for governor, and she'll face the ...
Get a taste of farm life in Vermont Boston.com
HARTLAND, Vt. — Fat Sheep Farm & Cabins is a magical place. Here's how I know: Our 10-year-old was excited to get up early to do chores. That's right, I said ...
Financial company seeks $700,000 from Hermitage Club Boston.com
NEWFANE, Vt. (AP) — A New Jersey-based financial company is looking to recoup nearly $700,000 from a private Vermont ski club after it defaulted on a lease.