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News Briefs
March 16, 2017

Saints go 1-6 in Florida games

The College of St. Joseph Baseball team had a busy week in Florida, playing in seven games over a five-day span. It was a challenging road trip, as they faced some of the best teams the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has to offer. The…

News Briefs
March 8, 2017

New Jersey men arrested for illegal drugs in West Rutland

WEST RUTLAND—On the night of Feb. 28, state troopers from the Rutland Barracks pulled a vehicle over on Route 4 in West Rutland. Investigation revealed that the driver, Joel Cruz, age 24 of Union City, N.J., had an active arrest warrant in the state of…

News Briefs
March 8, 2017

Bennington woman killed in Vermont 100 crash

Police say a 23-year-old woman from Bennington died from injuries resulting in a two-car crash that occurred March 3 in Pittsfield.

On Friday evening at around 6 p.m., troopers from the  State Police  Rutland Barracks, Pittsfield Fire Department and White River Valley Ambulance were notified…

News Briefs
March 8, 2017

Rutland couple arrested for severe neglect of young child

RUTLAND—A man and a woman are facing charges of domestic assault and exposure and abandonment of a child under 2 years old. On July 20, 2016, the Rutland City Police Department was notified of a possible shaken baby incident that had occurred at an earlier…

News Briefs
February 22, 2017

Police News Briefs

Good Neighbor Services installs camera surveillance LUDLOW—Citing recent dumping and shoplifting activity, the Black River Good Neighbor Services thrift store and food shelf has installed new electronic surveillance equipment that the executive board and staff wish was not necessary. “We’ve had some shoplifting in the…

News Briefs
February 15, 2017

Snowboarder dies at Killington

A New Jersey man died from injuries sustained while snowboarding at Killington Resort on Saturday morning. According to police, James Meyers, age 26 of Toms River, N.J. was snowboarding with friends Feb. 11 at Killington when he left the trail and collided with a tree….

News Briefs
February 8, 2017

Police investigate Wallingford robbery

WALLINGFORD—Police are looking for an unidentified suspect wanted for a robbery that occurred at the Citgo Station in Wallingford, on Feb. 4. Troopers from the State Police Rutland barracks responded to the Citgo station located at 172 N. Main St. for a report of a…

News Briefs
February 8, 2017

Break-in lands pair in jail

KILLINGTON—Two men spent the night in jail after trying to steal food and drink from a ski lodge at Killington Resort on Wednesday night, Feb. 1. Michael Parie, 20, of Rutland, and James Cornell, 26, listed as transient, were charged with burglary when security found…

News Briefs
February 8, 2017

Police arrest fugitive in Wallingford

WALLINGFORD—State Police arrested a local man wanted on an outstanding warrant in Wallingford on Tuesday, Jan. 31. That afternoon, state troopers at the Rutland Barracks were informed about a fugitive from justice living on Church Street in Wallingford. Through investigation it was determined that James…

News Briefs
February 8, 2017

Three skiers safely found

KILLINGTON — Three skiers who went off trail and were reported lost were safely found on Friday. State police were called at 5:18 p.m. after Cameron Goulet, 18, and  Alec Goulet, 20, both of Winsted, Conn.; and Todd Bertulis, 20, of Thomaston, Conn., went missing…