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  • Vermont residents encouraged to conserve water when possible
    TOPSHAM — For much of the summer, Vermont escaped the drought that shriveled up crops and depleted some drinking water wells in parts of southern New England. Despite recent rain and snow, much of Vermont is now in a drought and the state is encour…
    - 31 Oct 16, 6:23am -
  • Fire damages vacant building, under investigation
    KEENE, N.H. >> Firefighters in Keene, New Hampshire, are investigating what caused a fire at a vacant, two-story residential building.Firefighters arrived Tuesday afternoon to find heavy fire coming from the back of the building, and more were…
    - 26 Oct 16, 7:21am -
  • Police: 3 wounded in 2 separate shootings in Rochester
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. >> Police in Rochester say they're investigating separate shootings that occurred about three hours apart and left three people with gunshot wounds.Officers say the first shooting occurred just before 11 p.m. Tuesday on Pardee…
    - 26 Oct 16, 7:21am -
  • Bottled message sent out to sea returned to man's daughter
    HAMPTON, N.H. >> A bottled message sent out to sea by a New Hampshire man more than five decades ago has been returned to his daughter.WMUR-TV reports the message was discovered by Clint Buffington, of Utah, while he was vacationing in the Tur…
    - 25 Oct 16, 9:13am -
  • Judge denies reconsideration of Vermont man's sentence
    ST. JOHNSBURY, VT. >> A Vermont man charged in the 2010 killing of a 78-year-old grandmother has been denied a reconsideration of a sentence in an unrelated case.The Caledonian Record reports a Caledonia Superior Court judge denied Keith Baird…
    - 25 Oct 16, 7:49am -
  • Burlington School Board's lawyers to review member's conduct
    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Burlington School Board has asked its lawyers to review whether any policies were violated by a member's Facebook posts, which the superintendent has called "sexist, racist and ethnocentric."Board chairman Mark Porter to…
    - 24 Oct 16, 7:10am -
  • Peanut butter vandal mistakes gathering for Trump rally
    AMHERST, WIS. >> Disorderly conduct charges are pending against a woman who authorities say smeared peanut butter on 30 vehicles outside a gathering in central Wisconsin that she mistakenly thought was a Donald Trump rally.WSAW-TV reports that…
    - 21 Oct 16, 9:06am -
  • Fire hits NY high school; football team's equipment lost
    SCHENECTADY, N.Y. >> An upstate New York high school football team preparing for a playoff game has lost all of its equipment in a fire.Schenectady Police Sgt. Matt Terry tells the Times Union of Albany (http://bit.ly/2ep9dD2 ) that a fire eng…
    - 21 Oct 16, 7:24am -
  • Police probe possible connection in 2 upstate NY slayings
    BRUNSWICK, N.Y. >> Police say the slaying of a man in the city of Troy may be connected to the death of a man whose body was found in a creek in a neighboring town.Troy police say 23-year-old Javier Gomez was found dead in his apartment Monday…
    - 20 Oct 16, 7:40am -
  • Police: New York man posing as cop had uniforms, fake badges
    CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. >> Authorities say a suburban Buffalo man posing as a police officer had a stockpile of law enforcement equipment that included fake badges and various uniforms.Police in the town of Cheektowaga say an officer responding to a…
    - 19 Oct 16, 7:41am -

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    • Vermont Snack Bars: High-End Chefs Shake It Up
      By Melissa Pasanen Photo by Daria Bishop As kids growing up in Vermont, Chloe Genovart and Charlie Menard enjoyed their share of summertime snack bar fries and frosty creemees. Each went on to become successful culinary professionals serving the high…
      - 19 Jul 17, 9:36am -
    • Moroccan Carrot Salad
      By Melissa Pasanen With recipe-testing assistance by Sarah Strauss Photographed by Oliver Parini Adapted from chef-owner Jana Koschak, North Folk Mobile Café and Catering, East Albany This is a gorgeous salad that can be made with diced orange ca…
      - 30 Jun 17, 9:49am -
    • The Sweetness of Sour Cherries
      Written and photographed by Melissa Pasanen You’ve picked your own berries and apples, but there’s another compelling tree fruit you can harvest yourself this summer at several orchards around the state. Sour cherries glow a translucent true cher…
      - 20 Jun 17, 10:53am -
    • Food Grows Food: Composting for All
      Jaclyn Hochreiter, public outreach coordinator for Addison County Solid Waste Management District, shows a worm-composting bin to workshop participants. Photo by Melissa Pasanen By Melissa Pasanen So, you’ve made quiche with sautéed kale stems and…
      - 6 Jun 17, 11:50am -
    • Waste Not, Want Not
      A quick egg and cheddar frittata uses up chopped kale stems and some leftover cooked spinach. How to cut your food waste by Melissa Pasanen From the slimy green things in the back of your vegetable drawer to platters of sandwiches left after a lunch…
      - 25 May 17, 3:46pm -

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