Chittenden County Newswire

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  1. Survey: Vermont homeless population increases by 9 percentRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... people living outdoors or in places unfit for human habitation, an increase of 58 percent from 2013. The Chittenden County Continuum of Care, which covers the state's most populous county, along with the Vermont Coalition to End Homelessness, which ...

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  2. Survey: Homeless population up by 9 percent in Vt.Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... people living outdoors or in places unfit for human habitation, an increase of 58 percent from 2013. The Chittenden County Continuum of Care, which covers the state's most populous county, along with the Vermont Coalition to End Homelessness, which ...

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  3. VTDigger/Castleton poll: 65 percent of voters want revamp of property tax systemRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... respondents' levels of education, and men are more likely than women to support consolidation. Regionally, Chittenden County is far more likely than other regions to support consolidation; in the northern counties, registered voters are evenly ...

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  4. Survey: Vermont homeless population increases by 9 percentRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... people living outdoors or in places unfit for human habitation, an increase of 58 percent from 2013. The Chittenden County Continuum of Care, which covers the state's most populous county, along with the Vermont Coalition to End Homelessness, which ...

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  5. Law Enforcement Officials Bust Two Underage Drinking PartiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WVNY

    Law enforcement officials who are part of the the Chittenden County Stop Teen Alcohol Team program conducted a proactive patrol to try and curb underage drinking on Saturday.

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  6. Rains in northern New England add to flood threatRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Bennington Banner

    ... stage Tuesday evening, then crest at 16 feet early Wednesday before starting to recede, Fraser said. In Chittenden County, where the Winooski River had overflowed its banks late Tuesday, roads were closed in Williston and Essex Junction. A member of ...

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  7. CCTA Board of Commissioners faces post-drivers'strike questionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Burlington Free Press

    The Chittenden County Transportation Authority's Board of Commissioners held its first post-strike meeting early Tuesday morning following the end of a three-week bus drivers' strike that affected about 9,700 riders.

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  8. Chittenden County high school boys lacrosse preview capsulesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Burlington Free Press

    All of Burlington's starters return on defense and attack. "There are a lot of expectations amongst the kids and you still have to execute on the field," Arcovitch said.

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  9. United Way Volunteer CenterRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Burlington Free Press

    ... the sale. Contact Sierra Flynn at 658-0381 or email sierra@dismasofvermont.org. FALL PREVENTION - RSVP of Chittenden County needs volunteer coaches to help frail elders overcome fear of falling so they can lead more active, less isolated lives. ...

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  10. Chittenden County high school girls tennis preview capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Burlington Free Press

    Coach: Jeanne Hulsen Last season: 9-7; lost to South Burlington in Division I quarterfinals Key returnees: Annie Reville, senior; Katie Costello, senior; Lisa Cicchetti, senior; Clare Labracio, senior Key newcomers: Too early to tell Outlook: Reville, Costello, Cicchetti and Labracio return to the starting lineup to anchor Burlington, which has ... (more)

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  11. Chittenden County high school boys tennis preview capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Burlington Free Press

    Burlington's freshmen crop is talented and should help boost the team's lineup. * Up next: Monday vs. Rice Coach: Frank Babbott Last season: 8-7; lost to Essex in Division I quarterfinals Key returnees: Skylar Golann, senior; Joey Brien, senior; Ryan Schneiderman, senior Key newcomers: George Lomas, freshman Outlook: Lomas enters high school ... (more)

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  12. 4 rabid raccoons found in Chittenden CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... is reminding pet owners to vaccinate their animals against rabies after four rabid raccoons were found in Chittenden County. The Health Department says 11 cases of rabies have been recorded this year among raccoons, skunks and one bobcat in ...

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  13. Four Confirmed Cases of Rabid Raccoons in Chittenden CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WVNY

    ... of or contact with saliva from an infected animal, and it can be fatal So, far we know of four reports in Chittenden County...not including 11 reports recorded already this year in Clarendon County, south of Rutland. "We get a lot more confirmed ...

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  14. Four rabid animal cases reported in Chittenden County in past 10 daysRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Bennington Banner

    Even Vermont's most populated area is not free from the threat of rabies. The last four animals that have tested positive for rabies, all raccoons, were trapped in Burlington and South Burlington.

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  15. Whalon pleads guilty to 2011 murder of Burlington manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Burlington Free Press

    ... him he had a right to speak to a lawyer during the police interview when the confession was obtained. Chittenden County Deputy State's Attorney Scott Willison told Grearson during the Friday hearing that the state had four witnesses who informed ...

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  16. VT Health Dept.: Four Rabid Animal Cases Reported in Chittenden CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WVNY

    According to the Vermont Health Department, there have been four rabid animal cases reported in Chittenden County in the past 10 days.

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  17. Vermont Senate advances Lyme disease billRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Senate. The Senate's 27-0 vote in support came after an impassioned speech by Sen. David Zuckerman, a Chittenden County Progressive who said his wife, Rachel Nevitt, had suffered from the tick-borne illness for about a dozen years and had also ...

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  18. State urging EEE protection, horse vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... last year. But last summer, two horses died from EEE, and the virus was detected for the first time in Chittenden County. That means even if humans are not getting infected, there is still the risk. "They're fine one night and they're down the next ...

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  19. Committee on Temporary ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Burlington Free Press

    ... COTS provides emergency shelter, services, and housing for people who are homeless or marginally housed in Chittenden County. How did the executive director become involved with nonprofit work? Rita has had a lifelong commitment to social justice. ...

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  20. Two Seven Days Bargain-Hunters Scour Area Thrift ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Seven Days

    Ethan de Seife: "Hey, Ethan, you wanna go buy some rectangles?" So my friend Tom would periodically ask, back in grad school.

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