A composer, professor and pioneer in electronic and electro-acoustic music, who helped develop the Synclavier, an early digital synthesizer, has died.
Jon Appleton died Jan. 30 in White River Junction, Vt., at the age of 83, his son JJ Appleton said Wednesday.
Christmas was white in some parts of New England, but it was also icy, with crashes reported and some roads closed around the region.
Winter weather advisories were issued across New England, with freezing rain and sleet in the forecast on Saturday.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's unemployment rate remained at 2.8% in October, unchanged from the previous month, the state Labor Department said Friday.
The national unemployment rate for October was 4.6%, a drop of ten-tenths of a percentage point from September.
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — The state of Vermont is going to be utilizing unused mental health beds at the White River Junction veterans hospital to help alleviate strain in the state mental health system, the state announced Wednesday.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point to 2.9% in September, the state Labor Department said Friday.
The national rate last month was 4.8%, a drop of four-tenths of a percentage point August.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Celebrations were held at Amtrak stations across Vermont on Monday to mark the return of passenger rail service to the state.
Both the Vermonter train and the Ethan Allen Express resume passenger service on Monday.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Officials are planning a celebration to mark the return of Amtrak passenger trains to Vermont later this month.
The July 19 event at the Montpelier Amtrak station will also include officials from the town of Berlin and the Vermont Agency of Transportation.
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) — The White River VA Medical Center will be holding a Memorial Day ceremony online on Sunday.
Chaplain Anthony Madu will speak, a memorial wreath will be placed and Taps will be played during the Facebook Live event at 10 a.m.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College said Thursday a business school student who attended an event also attended by a hospital worker who tested positive for the new coronavirus feels flu-like symptoms and is under self-quarantine.
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont congressional delegation says the state Agency of Transportation will receive a $3 million federal grant to buy electric buses and install vehicle charging stations in the Upper Connecticut River Valley.
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An employee at a White River Junction assisted living facility is accused of sexually assaulting a woman with dementia.
Vermont State Police say 22-year-old Michael Paton was found having sex with the 83-year-old resident at Valley Terrace on Monday.