BC-VT--Vermont News Digest, 1:30 PM, VT, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Vermont. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 802-229-0577.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
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SOCIAL WORKER KILLING: The state’s top court is set to hear an appeal from a Vermont woman sentenced to life without parole for killing a social worker and three relatives she thought played a role in her losing custody of her daughter.
WIND PROJECT FEE: The Vermont Supreme Court has ruled that the state must refund a wind developer all or part of a $100,000 fee now that the Swanton project is on hold. Vermont Public Radio reports that Swanton Wind had paid the fee required for an environmental review of the project.
WATERFOWL BLIND REMOVAL: The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is reminding waterfowl hunters to remove hunting blinds from state waters of Lake Champlain.
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