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Addison Independent http://www.addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/1172/all en Three arraigned after Hancock meth bust http://www.addisonindependent.com/201211three-arraigned-after-hancock-meth-bust <p> HANCOCK &mdash; Vermont State Police arrested three Hancock residents on charges of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine&nbsp; on Tuesday, Nov. 20, following an investigation at their respective homes off Route 125.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14256">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201211three-arraigned-after-hancock-meth-bust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock Vermont State Police Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:23:06 +0000 Addison Independent 14256 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Police arrest suspect in two Vergennes bank robberies http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503police-arrest-suspect-two-vergennes-bank-robberies <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-29400" style="width: 75px;"><a href="/201503police-arrest-suspect-two-vergennes-bank-robberies"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/Putnam, Ricky D.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Putnam, Ricky D.jpg" title="Putnam, Ricky D.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="75" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> RICKY D. PUTNAM in Department of Motor Vehicles photo. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> VERGENNES&nbsp; &mdash; Vergennes police on Saturday arrested an Addison man who they say robbed two Vergennes financial institutions &mdash; the first on Friday, March 13, and the second just this past Friday.</p> <p> Police arrested Ricky D. Putnam, 44, and cited him for two counts of robbery &mdash; of the Peoples United Bank at the corner of Main and Maple streets on the 13th and of the Vermont Federal Credit Union at 100 Panton Road on the UTC Aerospace facility on the 27th.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29399">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503police-arrest-suspect-two-vergennes-bank-robberies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vergennes crime Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:28:02 +0000 John McCright 29399 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Credit Union in Vergennes is robbed http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503credit-union-vergennes-robbed <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> VERGENNES &mdash; Vermont Federal Credit Union in Vergennes was robbed on Friday afternoon, a patron of the financial institution said.</p> <p> Vermont State and Vergennes police in brief phone conversations confirmed the robbery of a Vergennes bank but could not could not confirm to the <em>Independent</em> which one.</p> <p> A patron of the Vermont Federal Credit Union branch in Middlebury said she overheard a phone conversation at around 4:15 p.m. involving credit union employees talking about a robbery at the Vergennes branch.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29398">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503credit-union-vergennes-robbed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vergennes Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:00:44 +0000 Trent Campbell 29398 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Police arrest seven in connection with Ferrisburgh break-ins http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503police-arrest-seven-connection-ferrisburgh-break-ins <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> FERRISBURGH &mdash; State troopers on Friday morning arrested seven people &mdash; four adult men and three minor girls &mdash; in connection with a series of break-ins at camps in Ferrisburgh.</p> <p> The adults arrested are: 19-year-old Seamus C. Doolan of Essex Junction; Brian J. MacKenzie, 18, of South Burlington; Nathan P. Morrill, 20, of Burlington and Matthew J. Shepardson, 21, of Hinesburg. Police issued juvenile citations to the girls and released them into the custody of their parents.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29397">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503police-arrest-seven-connection-ferrisburgh-break-ins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ferrisburgh Ferrisburgh police Sleepy Hollow Lane Tow Path Lane troopers vergennes Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:02:25 +0000 Zach Despart 29397 at http://www.addisonindependent.com River Watch Collaborative to train volunteers this weekend http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503river-watch-collaborative-train-volunteers-weekend <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-29360" style="width: 151px;"><a href="/201503river-watch-collaborative-train-volunteers-weekend"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/River Watch Prep for Monitoring Upper-Middlebury-River-Ripton-sample-crew-April-2014-MW.thumbnail.jpg" alt="River Watch Prep for Monitoring Upper-Middlebury-River-Ripton-sample-crew-April-2014-MW.jpg" title="River Watch Prep for Monitoring Upper-Middlebury-River-Ripton-sample-crew-April-2014-MW.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="151" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> VOLUNTEERS FROM THE Addison County River Watch Collaborative take samples from the upper Middlebury River in Ripton last April. Photo by Matthew Witten </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; Like the rest of us, river samplers for the Addison County River Watch Collaborative are crossing their fingers for the arrival of warm weather.</p> <p> &ldquo;Our water sampling season is scheduled to begin on April 8,&rdquo; said River Watch Coordinator Matt Witten. &ldquo;So we need the ice to melt just to have safe access to flowing streams.&rdquo;</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29361">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503river-watch-collaborative-train-volunteers-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Addison County monitoring River Watch Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:15:52 +0000 Zach Despart 29361 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Brandon community meeting set for April 6 to talk about flooding http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503brandon-community-meeting-set-april-6-talk-about-flooding <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> BRANDON &mdash; The days are getting longer and warmer, the snow is melting and soon we will have April showers &mdash; all signs that spring is on the way. But ice jams, snow melt and showers also raise the level of our streams and rivers. Our thoughts turn to the risk of flooding and the damage that may result.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29359">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503brandon-community-meeting-set-april-6-talk-about-flooding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandon flooding Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:13:16 +0000 Zach Despart 29359 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Middlbury men's tennis wins out West http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503middlbury-mens-tennis-wins-out-west <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> WHITTIER, Calif. &mdash; The Middlebury College men&rsquo;s tennis team, ranked No. 3 in the most recent NCAA Division III poll, kept up its winning ways on its annual spring break trip to California, improving to 7-0 heading into a match played late on Tuesday.</p> <p> On Sunday, the Panthers posted a pair of 9-0 victories in matches played at Whittier College over the host Poets and again in the evening against Pacific.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29331">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503middlbury-mens-tennis-wins-out-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Panthers tennis Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:22:47 +0000 Addison Independent 29331 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Panther baseball team off to tough start in Tucson http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503panther-baseball-team-tough-start-tucson <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> TUCSON, Ariz. &mdash; The Middlebury College baseball team got off to an 0-6 start in its spring break trip to Tucson, Ariz., and will hope to bounce back this weekend, still in Tucson, in a three-game set vs. NESCAC West foe Williams.</p> <p> On Saturday, St. John&rsquo;s of Minnesota (9-6) swept a twin bill from the Panthers, 12-4 and 17-9, as Middlebury&rsquo;s season opened.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29330">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503panther-baseball-team-tough-start-tucson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports baseball Panthers Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:21:54 +0000 Addison Independent 29330 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Scoreboard and schedule for March 23, 2015 http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503scoreboard-and-schedule-march-23-2015-0 <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>SCOREBOARD</strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>COLLEGE SPORTS</strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>Women&rsquo;s Lacrosse</strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"> 3/23 Midd. vs. Roanoke.......................... 19-4</p> <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>Baseball</strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"> 3/23 Oberlin vs. Midd........................... 14-13</p> <p class="rtecenter"> 3/24 Grace vs. Midd................................. 9-8</p> <p class="rtecenter"> <strong>Softball</strong></p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29329">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503scoreboard-and-schedule-march-23-2015-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:20:46 +0000 Addison Independent 29329 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Panthers swim an NCAA meet http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503panthers-swim-ncaa-meet <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> SHENANDOAH, Texas &mdash; Middlebury College swimmers Jamie Hillas and Stephan Koenigsberger earned All-American honors at last week&rsquo;s NCAA Division III swimming and diving championships in Shenandoah, Texas, an event hosted by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference.</p> <p> Hillas finished sixth in the woman&rsquo;s 100-meter breaststroke in 1:03.18, earning All-American status for the second straight year and matching her finish in the 2014 NCAA meet.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29328">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503panthers-swim-ncaa-meet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Panthers swimming Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:18:21 +0000 Addison Independent 29328 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Middlebury Police Log: MUHS student cited for disorderly conduct http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503middlebury-police-log-muhs-student-cited-disorderly-conduct <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; Middlebury police on March 16 cited a juvenile student at Middlebury Union High School for disorderly conduct by electronic communication and hate-motivated crime, after that male student allegedly made threats via Facebook judged to be of a threatening and racist nature.</p> <p> In other action last week, Middlebury police:</p> <p> &bull;&nbsp; Responded to a report of the theft of a dog from the backyard of a Harrow Way home on March 16. Turns out the alleged &ldquo;thief&rdquo; was trying to return the dog, which had run away from home, police said.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29326">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503middlebury-police-log-muhs-student-cited-disorderly-conduct" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crime Logs Middlebury police Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:15:27 +0000 Addison Independent 29326 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Vermont State Police Log: Ferrisburgh call ends up with man being jailed http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503vermont-state-police-log-ferrisburgh-call-ends-man-being-jailed <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; Vermont State Police responded to a call to a Ferrisburgh home late this past Saturday night and ended up putting a Ferrisburgh man in jail.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29325">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503vermont-state-police-log-ferrisburgh-call-ends-man-being-jailed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crime Logs Vermont State Police VSP Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:13:51 +0000 Addison Independent 29325 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Vergennes Police Log: Woman charged with drunk driving, resisting arrest http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503vergennes-police-log-woman-charged-drunk-driving-resisting-arrest <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> VERGENNES &mdash; Vergennes police early this past Saturday afternoon arrested and issued multiple citations to a Bristol woman they described as &ldquo;severely intoxicated.&rdquo;</p> <p> After receiving a call just after 1 p.m. on March 21, police cited Tracey A. Cook, 37, for driving under the influence of alcohol, second offense; resisting arrest; disorderly conduct; and simple assault on a police officer. Police allege that her blood-alcohol content tested at 0.223 and lodged her at the Chittenden County Correctional Center.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29324">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503vergennes-police-log-woman-charged-drunk-driving-resisting-arrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crime Logs police vergennes Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:12:17 +0000 Addison Independent 29324 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Pets of the week for March 23 http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503pets-week-march-23 <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-29313" style="width: 358px;"><a href="/201503pets-week-march-23"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/Pet of the week 3 23 15Brace.jpg" alt="Pet of the week 3 23 15Brace.jpg" title="Pet of the week 3 23 15Brace.jpg" class="image image-standalone " width="358" height="400" /></a></div> <p> Sasha (left) and Pepper!</p> <p align="left"> Sasha and Pepper are best buddies. They both have been with our family for a short time. We adopted Sasha from Homeward Bound in November. Pepper came along at the end of December. They both like to play tug-of-war and are cuddle bugs.</p> <p align="center"> <strong>Jen Brace, Panton</strong></p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/photos">see all photos</a> | <a href="http://www.trentcampbell.smugmug.com/Addison%20Independent">order reprints</a></h4> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:46:35 +0000 Addison Independent 29314 at http://www.addisonindependent.com It's official: Livesay to take the women's lacrosse reins from Foote http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503its-official-livesay-take-womens-lacrosse-reins-foote <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-29278" style="width: 71px;"><a href="/201503its-official-livesay-take-womens-lacrosse-reins-foote"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/Perine Livesay to Midd headshot_0.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Perine Livesay to Midd headshot.jpg" title="Perine Livesay to Midd headshot.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="71" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> KATE PERINE LIVESAY </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; Middlebury College confirmed on Wednesday that former Panther All-American and Middlebury Union High School three-sport standout Kate Perine Livesay will become the school&rsquo;s next women&rsquo;s lacrosse head coach.</p> <p> Longtime current head coach Missy Foote announced this winter that she would leave her post after this season, and Livesay resigned as Trinity College women&rsquo;s lacrosse head coach to assist Foote this spring.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/29279">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503its-official-livesay-take-womens-lacrosse-reins-foote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports lacrosse Panthers Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:17:11 +0000 Zach Despart 29279 at http://www.addisonindependent.com