The Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin is going to be getting an interim leader when the current chief operating officer retires at the end of the month. The chairman of the medical center's board of trustees announced Nancy Lothian has been named...
3/17/2017
Two local high school students are on their way to the final round in a national competition for the Poetry Out Loud program. On March 8 Gracie Smith from Arlington Memorial High School, Connor Dee from Burr and Burton Academy, and Kira Hansen from Mount...
3/13/2017
Gov. Phil Scott discusses the budget, Town Meeting Day results, whether he'll get back out on the racetrack and much more. Gov. Phil Scott discusses the budget, Town Meeting Day results, whether he'll get back out on the racetrack and much more.
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3/11/2017
Seven Days writers can't possibly read, much less review, the number of books that arrive in a steady stream by post, email and, in one memorable case, a conspiracy of lemurs. So this monthly feature is our way of introducing you to five books by Vermont...
3/8/2017
In Burlington, voters will consider a $19 million school building improvement plan and advisory article on raising Vermont's minimum wage to $15 an hour. In Barre, residents will decide whether to add a 1 percent local meals, rooms and alcoholic beverage...
3/6/2017
The search has been indefinitely suspended for a Barre woman that apparently drowned following a crash in Plainfield last Saturday. Twenty-nine year-old Krystal Bailey was a passenger in a car that crashed on Brook Road in Plainfield.
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3/6/2017
A St. Johnsbury woman has admitted in a plea deal she stole morphine from a Lyndon rehabilitation center where she worked as a nurse. A St. Johnsbury woman has admitted in a plea deal she stole morphine from a Lyndon rehabilitation center where she...
2/28/2017
There have been five fatalities on Vermont roadways in the past seven days. That includes a double fatal in Barre that police say was caused by a driver running a red light.
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2/28/2017
The Vermont Attorney General's office fined Vermont Vapor in Castleton for violating the Consumer Protection Act -- by making unsupported health claims on Vermont Vapor's website. They claim, the shops owner, Adam Tredwell wrote, "vaping is much better...
2/28/2017
UVM Medical Center says patient wait times are getting longer because they are running out of space to treat people. It's a problem WCAX first reported about two years ago.
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2/28/2017
In this Aug. 10, 2015, file photo, Jody Herring is led out of court after her arraignment in Vermont Superior Court in Barre, Vt. Herring is charged with killing a social worker and three of her own relatives after losing custody of her daughter.
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2/28/2017
Vermont State Police say the waters of the Lower Great Brook off the Winooski River are now too intense to keep the search going. They've been looking for 29-year-old Krystal Bailey for the past two days.
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2/28/2017
BurlingtonFreePress.com Brian Harris, 58, was walking near the Fast Stop in Barre City when the vehicle left the roadway and hit him at about 6:30 p.m. Harris was taken to Central Vermont Medical Center by ambulance, where he later died from his...
2/25/2017
NECN Barre police said the 2-vehicle accident occurred around 1 p.m. at the intersection of Route 62 and Berlin Street. Updated1 Dead After Plane Crashes Near Conn. Airport. Based on statements taken at the scene, police said the driver of a pickup...
2/22/2017