Will Bibles be taken from the NH VA? A farmer stops spreading septic waste on his fields. Covid cases up, but restrictions unlikely. These and more headlines from VT media.
Water Cooler: Air quality advisory for northern VT, Climate Council makes recommendations, free tuition a big hit, Brattleboro names VT’s first black woman police chief
Hot headlines from VT media.
Water Cooler: Police seek violent attacker; selectboards saying the Pledge (no)?; impossibly tight VT rental market; Burlington property taxes rise steeply; another VT mask mandate?
Have you seen the man police say viciously assaulted someone in South Burlington? Could Vermont have another mask mandate?
Water Cooler: State colleges mandate vax / Just back from P-town? Get tested / Cops apologize for Essex arrest / UVM applications up / Teen pleads innocent to attempted murder
Hot headlines from VT media: teen pleads innocent to attempted murder. Provincetown visitors should get tested. State colleges will require student EUA Covid vaccination.
Water Cooler: Montpelier postpones homeless decision / Nuclear waste storage / renewable natural gas / free food $$ extended / GOP opposes vax passports / coke bust
Hot media headlines from around the state.
Water Cooler: Beaches, Baptist Church close / White paint leads cops to burglar / Record-high OD deaths / Safety escorts
Crime doesn’t pay. Especially when the cops find you by following the trail of white paint.
Water Cooler: UVMMC wants outpatient surgical center / downtown Burlington can’t fill jobs / homeless in Montpelier city parks / heating fuel costs to rise
As Montpelier considers putting homeless people in city parks, a Burlington-based hospital wants to build an outpatient surgical center. And a propane dealer says costs will rise this winter.
Water Cooler: Cost of rent outpaces wages / Admiral George Dewey & Olympia / Elder care labor shortage / Amtrak returns today / Fireworks damage neighbor’s home / Swimmer rescued from falls
Amtrak returns to Vermont today. Wage earners can’t afford the rent. Nursing homes need workers. A swimmer was rescued from beautiful, perilous Bingham Falls.
Watercooler: Enough is enough: revolving door for repeat offenders / mold in women’s prison / Warning issued after lawmaker’s electric car fire / Universal school meals urged
Police are getting fed up with the revolving door for repeat offenders. There’s a bad mold problem in the women’s prison. After the EV owned by a Vermont lawmaker caught on fire, warnings were issued about not over-charging.
Water Cooler: Stabbings at Burlington homeless camp / Former priest accused of child sex abuse / Passport desperation / School principal sentenced in sex case / Hallquist outlines broadband plans
Vermonters desperate for passports are converging on the federal building in St. Albans. A former priest is accused of child sex abuse and a school principal is sentenced for a sex offense. Gov. Scott’s one-time challenger outlines her plans for Vermont broadband. These headlines and more from Vermont media.