ENOSBURGH FARMER SOLD OUT OF STATE MEAT AS “VERMONT GROWN”

According to the Vermont Attorney General’s Office, buyers of meat from Gregory Finch’s Vermont’s Family Farm in Enosburgh thought they were buying anti-biotic free Vermont pork, and consumers paid a premium price for it. But Finch cannot prove his pigs were born and raised in Vermont or were anti-biotic free for their entire lives – and the Attorney General’s evidence indicates otherwise. So Finch, who is no longer farming or living in Vermont, and the Attorney General have settled for a civil penalty of over $140,000. “Vermonters are willing to pay extra for meat raised in Vermont. We won’t let their money pad the pockets of those making fake claims,” said Attorney General Bill Sorrell. Continue reading “ENOSBURGH FARMER SOLD OUT OF STATE MEAT AS “VERMONT GROWN””

ST. ALBANS TEEN CHARGED WITH 13 SEX CRIMES

Aiden Pickener, 17, of St. Albans was charged with 13 sex-related crimes on Monday.

According to court files, Pickener is accused of sexually assaulting at least one teen at BFA.

Leaving out the lewd details, if the allegations are correct, Pickener repeatedly texted explicit images as well as touching himself in class and making gestures to the young females involved. Continue reading “ST. ALBANS TEEN CHARGED WITH 13 SEX CRIMES”