June 15 – July 19, 2017

VIDEO: Health Care News Conference July 17, 2017

Non-Partisan News Conference held on the topic of Health Care Reform and the present law under consideration at the Federal level in Washington, D. C. Speakers at this conference included: Vermont Governor Phil Scott; U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy; U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders; U.S. Representative Peter Welch; Vermont Speaker of the House of Representatives Mitzi Johnson; […]

VIDEO: CVRPC July 11, 2017 meeting

The July 11, 2017 meeting of the Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission included: • Central VT Economic Development Corporation Report, Jamie Stewart • Legislative Report, Bonnie Waninger • Commissioner Training, Bonnie Waninger • 5-Year Strategic Goals • Municipal Consultations, Eric Vorwald View at: https://vimeopro.com/vtvt/cvrpc/video/225499567 Share this:

VIDEO: Under The Golden Dome 2017 Special Session

Special Veto Session of the 2017 Vermont legislature June 21, 2017. State House Info – Cleaning of the State House Paintings. Segments with Sen. Dick McCormack, Sen. Alice Nitka, Rep. Cynthia Browning, Rep. Bob Helm. View at: https://vimeopro.com/vtvt/underthegoldendome2017/video/222664934 Share this:

OPINION: Student Voices

Montpelier High School social studies teacher Heather McLane assigned her students to write paragraphs sharing their opinion about an issue that they have studied, support their opinion with a bit of evidence and include a call to action. Below are some of the results.   Marijuana & Alcohol by Miles Launderville Unfortunately for our school […]

Boyfriend of Murdered Woman Arrested

The afternoon of July 19,  Randal Gebo was arrested in Downers Grove, Illinois by the Illinois State Police following a traffic stop.  Gebo was identified as the operator and sole occupant of the 2009 Mini Cooper that belongs to homicide victim, Cindy Cook.  Gebo was arrested without incident on outstanding Vermont arrest warrants for aggravated […]

UPDATE – Middlesex Homicide Investigation — Police Seek Info on Shady Rill — Boyfriend Known To Pass Through Oklahoma, Wyoming

UPDATE – Middlesex Homicide Investigation — Police Seek Info on Shady Rill — Boyfriend Known To Pass Through Oklahoma, Wyoming

MIDDLESEX – Detectives with the Vermont State Police Major Crime Unit continue their investigation into the July 12 homicide of Cindy Cook and are asking for the public’s help.  If you recently frequented or went camping at the Shady Rill picnic area located on Shady Rill road near the Wrightsville Reservoir off Vermont Route 12 […]

Man Jailed For Aiming Gun At Woman

Man Jailed For Aiming Gun At Woman

CALAIS — On July 17, Troopers from the Middlesex Barracks were advised of an incident that occurred on Blackberry Ridge Road in Calais. The victim was traveling on Chapin road in the area of Blackberry Ridge road when she was confronted by Kyle Pirtle, 57, of Calais, who threatened the victim and pointed a firearm […]

Police: Arrest Warrant Issued For Homicide Victim’s Boyfriend

Police: Arrest Warrant Issued For Homicide Victim’s Boyfriend

by Carla Occaso MIDDLESEX — Vermont State Police Major Crimes Unit on July 15 determined homicide victim Cindy Cook’s missing car and credit card are in the hands of her boyfriend, Randal Gebo, 61, Barre City. He is out of state and on the run. Detectives determined Gebo fled the state with the vehicle and […]

Police Seek Information — Unidentified Woman’s Body Found In Secluded Area

MIDDLESEX — On Wednesday evening July 12 at approximately 6 p.m. Vermont State Police received a call from a resident of Brook Road in the town of Middlesex, Washington County. The resident reported the discovery of a body located down an embankment off the east side of Brook Road. Vermont State Troopers from the Middlesex barracks responded to the […]

Mrs. Vermont Joins Tour De Cure in Raising Diabetes Awareness

MONTPELIER — Mrs. Vermont International 2017, Liane Martinelli, will greet more than 60 cyclists from around New England and the country who are pedaling more than 100 miles through the North Country to the Capitol Plaza on Tuesday, July 18, on the fourth leg of a trek to demonstrate they are in it for the long haul to stop […]