BC-VT--Vermont News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, May 22, 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. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
Federal law enforcement officials are planning a news conference to announce charges “for a major criminal fraud case.” Monitoring.
DEADLY WRONG-WAY CRASH
BURLINGTON, Vt. _ A jury is expected to resume deliberations in the trial of a Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. The jury considering the case of Steven Bourgoin worked until mid-evening Tuesday before going home for the night. They’re due to pick up again Wednesday morning. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
OVERDOSE DEATH-SENTENCE: A Vermont man has been sentenced to at least six years in prison after pleading guilty to his role in the drug overdose death of a woman in 2018.
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