12/01/2015 11:10 AM EST - ANDOVER >> Police are investigating after a drone taking aerial video of a Thanksgiving Day road race in Massachusetts crashed into a pack of runners, slightly injuring two.   Full Story
Mayflower II sets out for Mystic Seaport for maintenance
12/01/2015 10:17 AM EST - PLYMOUTH, MASS. >> The Mayflower II, a replica of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to the New World in 1620, is scheduled to leave Massachusetts for the winter for maintenance and repairs in Connecticut. Full Story

12/01/2015 08:22 AM EST - SPRINGFIELD, MASS. >> A western Massachusetts man has been acquitted by a Hampden Superior Court jury of all charges relating to a 2014 shooting in Springfield's entertainment district.   Full Story
2nd arrest linked to theft of weapons from armory
12/01/2015 08:21 AM EST - BOSTON >> A second arrest has been made in connection with the theft of weapons from a U. Full Story

12/01/2015 07:55 AM EST - SALISBURY, MASS. >> A rescue group removed a total of 67 cats from an elderly man's mobile home in northeastern Massachusetts following a tip that led them to the overcrowded space.   Full Story
12/01/2015 08:58 AM EST - BENNINGTON — Two Bennington women are facing felony charges alleging that they sold a depressant drug to a resident at the Vermont Veterans Home. Jessica M. Walsh, 36, and Karen Maxham, 43, pleaded not guilty as co-defendants Monday in Vermont Superior Court to sale of a depressant. They were released under the conditions they not contact the person they allegedly sold to.   Full Story
New Stewart's Shops opening on Dec. 9
12/01/2015 06:50 AM EST - BENNINGTON — The new Stewart's Shops is on track to open in December, a company spokeswoman said Monday. The new convenience store and gas station at 636 Main St. (Route 9) will be open starting Dec. 9. A grand opening ceremony is slated for Dec. 18, according to company spokeswoman Maria D'Amelia. Full Story

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12/01/2015 06:53 AM EST - NORTH BENNINGTON — Another armed robbery has been reported. This time, Paulin's, at 2 Bank Street, was the target. Bennington Police said that at approximately 6 p.m. Sunday a lone male wearing tan colored cargo pants, a military-style camouflage jacket, dark colored hood, cap, and gloves, entered the store, displayed a weapon, threatened the clerk, and took money from the cash register.   Full Story
Brattleboro's Harris Hill ski jump hit by vandals
12/01/2015 06:54 AM EST - BRATTLEBORO — A vandal or vandals struck the Harris Hill Ski Jump last week, damaging several structures on the property and plastering buildings with graffiti. According to a press release from the Brattleboro Police Department, a report was filed by a person hiking the area on Nov. 23. Upon arrival, police found the damage, which occurred sometime between Sunday, Nov. Full Story

11/30/2015 07:17 AM EST - MANCHESTER — In an effort to spread holiday cheer, the Equinox Terrace assisted living community welcomes the public to participate in a tree decorating contest, with hopes to benefit local charities. For a second year, the Equinox will host a holiday theme competition. Last year's theme was Gingerbread Houses, and this years is the "Parade of Trees.   Full Story
11/30/2015 09:15 PM EST - Nov. 13 • The Brattleboro Police Department received a report of a male subject who was driving on Elliot Street and asked a female if she wanted to smoke with him.   Full Story
Brattleboro board to talk bridge, G.S. Precision project and trash
12/01/2015 06:43 AM EST - BRATTLEBORO — Taking a break from budget talks, the Selectboard will tackle Elliot Street bridge repairs, the G. Full Story

12/01/2015 06:44 AM EST - HALIFAX — Brad Rafus' joining the Selectboard marks the second time this year that a board member's seat was temporarily filled.   Full Story
Taste of Thai turns 5
12/01/2015 06:43 AM EST - BRATTLEBORO — Time flies at Taste of Thai. "It doesn't even feel like five years," said Emily Keopraseuth, whose family owns and runs the food truck located in Brattleboro next to the Mobile gas station at Exit 3. Full Story

11/30/2015 07:19 AM EST - MANCHESTER — In an effort to spread holiday cheer, the Equinox Terrace assisted living community welcomes the public to participate in a tree decorating contest, with hopes to benefit local charities.   Full Story