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Govt worker gets 4 years for child porn images

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont man who worked for the U.S. government in St. Albans has been sentenced to four years in prison on a child pornography charge after illegal images were found on his work computer.

Today at 05:11AM
Lake Champlain ferry paying $100k EPA penalty

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The company that runs most of the ferries between Vermont and New York on Lake Champlain is going to pay a $100,000 penalty to the Environmental Protection Agency to resolve claims it violated Clear Air Act rules.

Today at 03:59AM
Police investigating suspected meth lab

HARTFORD, Vt. (AP) - Police in the Vermont town of Hartford are investigating a suspected meth lab found in a secluded area.

Today at 03:36AM
Vermont airport expansion work to start soon

COVENTRY, Vt. (AP) - Construction is scheduled to start soon on expansion of the Newport State Airport in Vermont after it was awarded $8.8 million in grants for a new runway and other upgrades.

Today at 03:18AM
Forest road washed out by Irene repaired for $3.8M

SUNDERLAND, Vt. (AP) - A road running through the Green Mountain National Forest that was washed out by Tropical Storm Irene has been repaired for $3.8 million.

Today at 02:55AM
Man accused of child pornography possession

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire man faces 10 counts of possessing child pornography.

Today at 02:39AM
Fired Humane Society director files lawsuit

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - The former executive director of the New Hampshire Humane Society has filed a lawsuit against former and current board members, saying she was fired for reporting concerns such as allegations of animal mistreatment.

Today at 02:09AM
Autopsies to be done in apparent murder-suicide

AMHERST, N.H. (AP) - Autopsies will be conducted to determine the exact causes of death in what authorities are calling an apparent murder-suicide in Amherst, New Hampshire.

Today at 01:31AM
State Fish and Game officials host hunting talks

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is hosting several free talks ahead of this year's deer hunting season.

Today at 01:01AM
Vermont Fish & Wildlife holds deer hunt seminar

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is holding the second of three seminars to help get people started in deer hunting.

Today at 01:01AM
2 retired US Supreme Court justice to share stage

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Two retired U.S. Supreme Court justices will be on the same New Hampshire stage during a lecture on modern-day democracy.

Today at 12:59AM
To Chill or Not to Chill?

For many years I've been lecturing anyone who would listen that we shouldn't put tomatoes in the refrigerator. Was I wrong? A very good post on the Serious Eats website this week seems to suggest so.…

Today at 12:59AM
Notes From the Garden: Fall Is the Right Time for Planting Trees

Fall is hard upon us in Cornish Flat. I know I should "toughen up" and ignore the cold, but I admit it here: I had my first fire in the woodstove recently. It felt great on a raw, rainy night. "Real" New…

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On a Quest For Vermont's Heady Topper

Let's not call this a "beer run." That has such a... Friday night frat boy connotation. Let's instead call this a "beer journey." The ultimate beer journey. For the ultimate cult beer. If you have even…

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Editorial: Live and Learn

We're all for practical experimentation in campus living, especially if it aims to divert students from beer pong, binge drinking and other problematical, if popular, extracurricular pursuits. Still, new…

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Column: That Doomed Expedition to Discover the Northwest Passage

Montpelier The recent discovery in the Canadian Arctic of what is certainly one of the lost ships of the doomed 1845 Franklin expedition has our northern neighbors abuzz with excitement. Even the Prime…

Today at 12:59AM
Janet M. Gordon

Epsom, N.H. -- Janet M. (Paquin) Gordon, 88, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at her home on Bishop Lane in Epsom. Born in Haverhill, Mass. on Feb. 13, 1926, Janet was the daughter of Frank and Mary (Miller)…

Today at 12:59AM
Column: Voiceless Brits and the Fate of the Union

To misquote Winston Churchill, this is not the end of the beginning. But it is, perhaps, the beginning of the end. The United Kingdom might have a day to live. The polls in advance of tomorrow's Scottish…