North Country News

North Country/Adirondacks News
7:12 am
Tue March 18, 2008

Vermont man will spend two years in prison for shooting and killing a friend

Quechee, VT – A 24-year-old Quechee, Vermont man will spend two years in prison for shooting and killing a friend with a pistol he didn't think would go off. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

North Country/Adirondacks News
7:08 am
Tue March 18, 2008

Two North Country communities are challenging their power bills

NY – The New York Power Authority announced this afternoon that it would suspend part of it's energy charges to two North Country communities that are challenging their power bills. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:37 am
Mon March 17, 2008

Bill calls for look at public records exemptions

VT – The Vermont Senate this week is expected
to take up a bill calling for a systematic look at the exceptions to Vermont's public records law. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:31 am
Tue March 11, 2008

Murder suspect granted more time to prepare for his case

Proctor, Vermont – The lawyer for a 21-year-old Proctor, Vermont man charged with running a man down and killing him with his vehicle last year has been given more time to interview a medical examiner and two forensic scientists. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...


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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:28 am
Tue March 11, 2008

A building collapsed Guilford, Vermont on Monday

Guilford, Vermont – Rain-soaked snow building up on the roof of an old mill in Guilford, Vermont was blamed for the building's collapse Monday. The town fire chief said a second building was in danger. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:25 am
Tue March 11, 2008

A group of Vermont Democrats are planning a write-in campaign

VT – A group of Vermont Democrats, tired of waiting for their party to field a candidate against incumbent Republican Governor Jim Douglas, has announced plans for a write-in campaign in behalf of Progressive Party Candidate Anthony Pollina. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:22 am
Tue March 11, 2008

Poor high school test scores in VT

VT – Vermont's Education Commissioner says poor results on a statewide high school math test are another sign that Vermont needs to rethink the way it teaches its kids. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:30 am
Mon March 10, 2008

Windham commission posts VT Yankee papers

Windham, VT – People with a keen interest in whether
the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant wins a license extension can turn to a new resource on the World Wide Web. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:16 am
Fri March 7, 2008

Vermont Air National Guard is starting to replace its aging fleet of F-16 fighter jets

VT – The Vermont Air National Guard is starting to replace its aging fleet of F-16 fighter jets. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:13 am
Fri March 7, 2008

Federal regulators will review Vermont Yankee

VT – Federal regulators will review Vermont Yankee's fitness for duty program when they do a scheduled security inspection at the nuclear power plant, following an employee's suspension for testing positive for alcohol. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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