BARRE — You may not use them but you have seen their trucks, trailers and welcome signs at dozens of locations statewide, the weekend trash haulers who set up shop in parking lots behind banks, next to auto collision shops and at abandoned gas stations, just about anywhere they can park their gear.

MONTPELIER — Activists staged a rally on the State House lawn Wednesday to protest a Capital City lobbying firm that represents fossil fuel companies and other corporations blamed for climate change and the incarceration of migrants.

BURLINGTON — Steven D. Bourgoin was sentenced Monday to 30 years to life in prison for killing five Central Vermont teens in a horrific wrong-way fiery crash while impaired on Interstate 89 in Williston almost three years ago.

MONTPELIER — The 33rd annual Toy Run thundered its way through central Vermont on Saturday to support Shriners Hospitals for Children research programs.

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MONTPELIER - The victim of a fatal officer-involved shooting involving members of the Montpelier Police Department has been identified as Mark Johnson, 62, of Montpelier.

MONTPELIER — A novel approach to address transportation challenges and combat climate change is gaining momentum in central Vermont.

BARRE — The three-ton granite monument measured eight feet high and three and a half feet wide at Sullivan and Sons’ stone shed in Barre. All that was required to complete the marker was carving the inscription. And then a letter arrived from the Catholic Church prohibiting the memorial from…

DUXBURY — There’s no question teachers have the ability to affect students for a lifetime. Katherine Cadwell has worked with thousands of students over her 38-year career at Harwood Union High School.

MONTPELIER — Touching tributes have followed the passing Wednesday of long-time art teacher at Montpelier High School, Barbara Austin Hutchins.

BARRE — If you enjoy beer, especially Vermont-crafted brews, Mister J’s on North Main Street might be the place for you.

Barre Baseball's Blue Team gathers together Saturday as the B.O.R. offers batting cages and practice space for area teams throughout school vacation week. 

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The Sno-Bees snowmobiling club of Barre held a kids’ racing event on Sunday near its “Beehive” location along the VAST trail on Sunset Road.