ICU/EMERGENCY DEPT. NURSE SWITCHED NARCOTICS WITH TYLENOL

By Gregory J. Lamoureux

A nurse that worked at Northwestern Medical Center’s Emergency Department has been issued a formal reprimand on his nursing license for switching narcotics with Tylenol. Continue reading “ICU/EMERGENCY DEPT. NURSE SWITCHED NARCOTICS WITH TYLENOL”

ST. ALBANS POLICE SEARCH FOR ASSAILANT

Just before 2 am this morning, a St. Albans Police Officer was patrolling the city when he came upon an assault victim lying in the road in front of BFA St. Albans, according to Police Chief Gary Taylor.

The man was unconscious from his injuries, but later regained consciousness as the officer tended to his injuries.

Few details were made public this morning, but police did say that the man “sustained significant head trauma and lacerations to the right side of his head.” Continue reading “ST. ALBANS POLICE SEARCH FOR ASSAILANT”

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””

14 YEAR-OLD DIES IN BIKE CRASH

Few details have been made public in the crash that killed a Swanton teen on Friday evening in Highgate.

The accident occurred on Vermont Route 7, north of Highgate Springs Village around 5:15pm, police said.

14-year-old Christian Regan, who was on a bicycle at the time of the crash was pronounced dead at scene. Continue reading “14 YEAR-OLD DIES IN BIKE CRASH”

HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION IN SHELDON

14716135_10157610886475301_4450315103053542901_n‍‍ ‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍Police are searching a property on Rice hill road in Sheldon in connection to what they are referring to as a 50-year-old homicide.
‍‍ ‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍The home is owned by Rebecca and Robert Moore, according to town records.
‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍ ‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍Police have not identified whom the victim may be but did say that they recovered part of a skeleton within the home.

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