Vermont news from The Associated Press for Saturday, Sept. 1, 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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MONTPELIER, Vt. — Jury selection is set to begin for the second federal death penalty trial of a man charged with abducting and killing a Rutland supermarket worker in 2000. Donald Fell was convicted and sentenced to death in 2005, but the conviction was thrown out because of juror misconduct. SENT: 250 words. With AP Photos BX701-0228131655.


ART CENTER FLOODING: One of Vermont's most storied performing arts center is working to repair damage caused by a water main break.

REVENGE PORN-VERMONT: The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld a law making it a crime to share nude or sexual images of individuals without their knowledge or consent.

REVOLUTIONARY WAR WEEKEND: The Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell will come to life with Revolutionary War reenactors next weekend.


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