AP-VT--Vermont News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018.
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 207-772-4157.
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STOWE, Vt. — Emergency crews are working to recover the bodies of three people who died when the glider they were in crashed in the mountains of Vermont. State police say search and rescue crews reached the wreckage of the glider near the summit of Sterling Mountain late Wednesday and discovered the bodies of the glider pilot and two passengers. Their names have not been released.
FATAL OVERDOSE-SENTENCING: A Vermont man who sold fentanyl-laced heroin to a man who overdosed on the drug and died has been sentenced to up to 10 years in prison.
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