$78,000 pollution settlement to benefit local waters

May 9, 2016 0

SAXTONS RIVER — The Connecticut River Watershed Council (CRWC) announced that an agreement has been reached to resolve long-running pollution violations by Chang Farms. In August, 2015, CRWC and Earthrise Law Center of the Lewis […]

Vermont to stock over 750,000 fish in 2016

May 9, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s annual fish stocking work is underway and the Department plans to stock over 750,000 fish into Vermont waters in the coming weeks. Exactly 768,500 trout and salmon will be […]

Police looking for hay thieves in Windham

May 5, 2016 0

WINDHAM – Police are investigating a hay bale burglary that occurred in Windham. Police responded to a call early Tuesday morning reporting a theft of hay bales from a barn on West Windham Road. Police […]

Vermont’s walleye fishing starts May 7

May 3, 2016 0

NEWPORT — The best walleye fishing in New England will begin soon in several Vermont rivers and lakes, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The department is reminding anglers that walleye fishing season […]

‘Ban the Box’ bill becomes law in Vermont

May 3, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — In order to help people with criminal convictions find employment, Gov. Peter Shumlin has signed a bill to remove questions about criminal records from the very first part of job applications in Vermont. […]

Teenage hunter accidentally shot in Moretown

May 3, 2016 0

MORETOWN — A 16-year-old girl was accidentally struck by several shotgun pellets while hunting from a ground blind in the town of Moretown. Police and Vermont Fish & Wildlife were dispatched to a hunting incident […]

Vermonters reminded tick season underway

May 2, 2016 0

NEWPORT — Heath officials are reminding Vermonters that tick season is underway across the state. A growing number of Vermonters are falling ill with diseases spread by ticks, such as Lyme disease and anaplasmosis. These […]

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