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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…

News Briefs
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…

News Briefs
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
March 29, 2017

Walgreens fined for sale of batteries without stewardship plan

The Agency of Natural Resources announced today that Walgreen Eastern Co., Inc., the owner of three Vermont Walgreens stores, was fined $20,000 for producing and selling batteries in Vermont without an Agency-approved battery stewardship plan. Under state law, manufacturers of “primary” batteries are required to…