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Commission is asked to cut GMP increase

MONTPELIER — The Department of Public Service is recommending that a rate increase request filed by Green Mountain Power be...

Gebo charged with murder

BARRE – The boyfriend of murder victim Cindy Cook has been charged with her death. Randal Gebo, 61, of Barre,...

Solar plan: PUC wants more info on power sales, bears

The Vermont Public Utilities Commission said Monday it needs additional information about the proposed Otter Creek Solar projects in Rutland...

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Commission is asked to cut GMP increase

MONTPELIER — The Department of Public Service is recommending that a rate increase request filed by Green Mountain Power be...

Gebo charged with murder

BARRE – The boyfriend of murder victim Cindy Cook has been charged with her death. Randal Gebo, 61, of Barre,...

Solar plan: PUC wants more info on power sales, bears

The Vermont Public Utilities Commission said Monday it needs additional information about the proposed Otter Creek Solar projects in Rutland...

Vt. officials: Hate has ‘no place in our nation’

MONTPELIER — Vermont’s top elected officials are condemning violence that broke out in Virginia over the weekend as white supremacists,...

Local & State

Cops: Heroin user was headed to jail

Police said a man who was arrested in Fair Haven for heroin possession told them Friday that when they found him passed out in his car, he was on his...

Attorney’s office break-in admitted

A Rutland City man was released from prison Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to breaking into a lawyer’s office in June. Scott LaFaso, 48, was sentenced to serve 48 days...

Searsburg home destroyed by fire

SEARSBURG — Police said the “potential failure” of a large appliance caused a fire that destroyed a Bishop Road home on Monday. Vermont State Police said the Wilmington Fire Department...

Garage destroyed by Brandon blaze

BRANDON— Police said carelessly discarded smoking materials caused a fire that destroyed a garage, its contents and an adjoining camper trailer in Brandon on Monday night. Vermont State Police investigated...

Proctor bike-ped project on track

PROCTOR— Bicycle and pedestrian improvements are scheduled to begin with a sidewalk upgrade along South Street. The town has applied for a $517,600 grant from the state Agency of Transportation’s...

Sports

Lynch’s anthem protest applauded by teammate

NAPA, Calif. — Marshawn Lynch isn’t shedding anymore light on his decision to sit during...

Report: Woods was on drugs

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and...

Scarbrough, Harris lead Tide backs

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Damien Harris doesn’t believe Alabama’s tailbacks will be bickering over carries, or...

Moore a backup QB again

OXNARD, Calif. — Kellen Moore is the backup quarterback the Dallas Cowboys hope won’t have...

Renfrow seeks bigger role

CLEMSON, S.C. — It seems impossible for any Clemson fan to overlook 5-foot-11 Hunter Renfrow...

Nation/World

LENDING A HAND

Indian youth prepare to form a human pyramid to break the “Dahi handi,” an earthen pot filled with curd hanging...

Swift hopes verdict inspires

DENVER — Immediately after a jury determined that Taylor Swift was groped by a radio station host at a backstage...

Poll: Charters less popular, but vouchers less contentious

WASHINGTON — Support for opening more charter schools has dropped significantly among Americans, but there’s less opposition to expanding private...