Investigation launched into handling of protest in St. Johnsbury

St. Johnsbury Police are facing backlash online after a Black Lives Matter protester fell down a set of steps after contact with an officer at a demonstration on Wednesday. Our Dom Amato reports on the investigation into the incident and the protesters.


What was the smoke? President Trump says authorities did not use tear gas to break up a demonstration outside the White House. Law enforcement sometimes shies away from calling it that because it evokes the horrors of war. But our Darren Perron learned it may simply be semantics.


As thousands around the country protest the death of George Floyd and perceived racial bias at the hands of law enforcement, the Vermont Legislature has picked up work on a police reform bill it started months ago.



After nearly a month-and-a-half of seeing relatively few new COVID-19 cases, Vermont health officials are dealing with their first large outbreak since the height of the pandemic in April.


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North Country restaurants open up for outdoor dining


‘Get your knee off our necks!’: Floyd mourned in Minneapolis


Judge: $750K bail for 3 ex-officers accused in Floyd’s death


ACLU sues over police force on protesters near White House


Cuomo: Protesters have 'civic duty' to get virus tested



IRS accidentally mails stimulus checks to deceased people


Players send video message to NFL about racial inequality


NH hospitalizations remain steady; no bed shortage


Montpelier makes masks mandatory in public businesses


Google: State-based hackers targeted Trump, Biden campaigns


UK hosts vaccine summit amid calls for free virus vaccine


1.9 million seek jobless aid even as reopenings slow layoffs


Judge denies bail for NH man accused of post encouraging riot


Brattleboro man arrested after allegedly yelling racial slurs at protesters


Vermont Troopers Association condemns police action in Floyd death


At least 39 injured in knife attack at China kindergarten


Bomb threat prompts evacuations in Newport


Notch Road to be closed again after weekend rock slide


Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military and protests


Man’s death while in police custody ruled homicide in Wash.


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