Castleton University has laid off 10 staff members and eliminated more than a dozen other positions as part of a restructuring plan aimed at closing a $1.5 million operating loss this year. The deficit was caused by
Vermont Senate President Tim Ashe says Governor Phil Scott should sign the budget approved by the legislature into law. Ashe delivered a letter to Scott yesterday saying they will not participate in closed-door discussions that bypass the
Governor Phil Scott is planning to call the state legislature back into special session next week. Scott has informed legislative leaders of his intention to call a session starting on May 23rd and ending on the 25th.
The Vermont Health Department is issuing a warning about the dangers of rabies after a stray cat in Charlotte tested positive for the disease. The warning issued advises pet owners to keep an eye on their pets.
Main Street in Middlebury will be closed tonight. Starting at 9 o’clock tonight until 5 am tomorrow morning, the street will be closed from Seymour Street to the roundabout. This is so crews from the Highway Department
The Middlebury Police Department has issued a Bear Alert. Officials say there is a bear with 3 cubs with a den in the Chipman Hill area. The bear and cubs roam about the entire area, along the
The Vermont House today gave its final approval to a bill addressing dam safety and drinking water protection. H.554 requires the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to maintain an inventory of all known dams in Vermont and
At its regularly-scheduled meeting tonight, the Middlebury Selectboard will hold a public hearing on a request from Middle Road Ventures, LLC, for a Letter of Support for its proposed 500kW South Ridge Solar II Project, including endorsement
Police believe they have found the body of a man reported missing in February. 20-year-old Robert Ettori of Rutland, was reported missing on February 4. He was last seen by family members on January 31. A K-9
Investigators say they know who robbed the Small City Market in Vergennes earlier this week. Police say the robbery was part of a multistate robbery spree committed by 46-year-old Mark Triolo of Lewisville, Texas. Investigators say Triolo