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.

Art Show

Color Guard

Washington County senator Anthony Pollina expresses his support for SR-5, a senate resolution opposing the basing of any nuclear weapon delivery system in the State of Vermont.

Spring Snow

Road construction continues on Main Street in Waterbury on Tuesday.

Pedestrian cross a rainy Langdon Street in Montpelier on Saturday.

Puppeteer Dan Baginski, left, brings the show into the crowd at the Barre Opera House on Sunday during the No Strings Marionette Company's performance of The Adventures of Sharp Ears, a Sly Fox.

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.

Irish jig

A pair of railroad workers ride a car as it prepares to cross Park Street in Rutland in January.

Bucket list

Dropping in

Burr Morse, of East Montpelier, reads a passage from his book, "Sugar Words: Musings from an Old Vermonter" on Sunday at the Old West Church in Calais as part of the Kent Museum's "Words Out Loud" poetry series.