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News Briefs
July 20, 2017

Salvage yard fined for contamination

TUNBRIDGE—The Agency of Natural Resources last week fined Blakeman Towing and Recovery in Tunbridge for violations of state salvage yard land use and hazardous waste management regulation.

The fine is the result of an investigation that began in 2013 in response to complaints that oil…

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July 20, 2017

Goshen landowner fined for altering private dam without permit

GOSHEN—A Goshen resident was fined $9,750 for altering a dam on her property.

According to the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, Suzanne Reider of Goshen received the fine for making alterations to the Stewart Pond dam on her property before receiving the necessary authorization from…

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July 13, 2017

Killington man hurt in crash

State police said a Killington man was hurt in a crash on Route 4 in Rutland town on Saturday night.

Police said in a press release Philip Black was taken to Rutland Regional Medical Center where he was treated for non life-threatening” injuries following a…

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July 13, 2017

Pittsford woman dies in car accident

Police say a Pittsford woman died from injuries resulting from a car crash that occurred on Saturday night in Rutland.

Vermont State Police, Rutland Town Fire Department, and Regional Ambulance Service responded to the scene of an accident at the intersection of Route 7 and…

News Briefs
June 29, 2017

Police stepping up patrols, checkpoints for Independence Day

Local and state law enforcement agencies will be stepping up efforts to stop impaired and dangerous driving during the upcoming holiday weekend. Between June 30 and July 4, the Rutland County Sheriff’s Department and other agencies will conduct sobriety checkpoints focused on catching people who…

News Briefs
June 29, 2017

Chester teen charged in sex assault

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—A Green Mountain Union High School senior is under house arrest following his arraignment in Windsor County criminal court on June 20.

According to court documents, Chester resident Ryan Stocker is accused of having sexually assaulting two of his fellow students in…

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June 21, 2017

Sunderland man dies in two-car crash

DANBY—In the early evening on June 1, state troopers from the Rutland Barracks were notified of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Danby Mountain and Brook roads in the Danby. It was reported the crash involved three persons, with one person trapped and unresponsive…

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June 21, 2017

Vt. Quarries Corp. to be fined for workplace explosion

DANBY—On Wednesday at about 9 a.m., state police from the Rutland Barracks were called to an accident in Danby involving explosives. Police said Kenneth Williams, an employee of Vermont Quarries Corp., had been attempting to dispose of blasting caps when an explosion occurred, injuring him…

News Briefs
June 21, 2017

Inmate charged with perjury

An inmate at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility is due in court to face charges of perjury.

Police said Nicholas Miller, an inmate at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility, contacted the state police, bureau of criminal investigations in May and reported having inappropriate…

News Briefs
June 14, 2017

Police investigate Mount Holly arson

MOUNT HOLLY—Police are looking for information regarding a fire that was set at a Mount Holly residence last week. On Tuesday, June 6, at 11:00 a.m. a 911 caller reported a fire at 9 Johnson Lane in Mount Holly. Initial reports and witnesses placed the…