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Police: Barton man arrested with 60 bags of heroin

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NEWPORT — Police say a 29-year-old man from Barton was arrested in Newport with 60 bags of heroin inside his vehicle. According to police, Jordan Medley is currently facing charges of possession of heroin and violation of conditions of release. At around 1:00 p.m. on May 16, police say they stopped Medley on Central Street…

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Circle K in Barton robbed

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BARTON — The Circle K in Barton was robbed late Tuesday night. Police responded to the robbery at around 11:45 p.m. According to the report, the suspect entered the store threatening that he had a weapon and demanded that the store clerk hand over the money from the cash register. The suspect is described as…

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Truck crashes into 2 parked vehicles in Barton

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BARTON — Police responded to a crash in Barton yesterday after a truck smashed into two parked vehicles. At around 2:50 p.m. police say a 2015 Ford F-150 was headed north on Maple Hill Road when the driver lost control of his vehicle. The driver was identified as David Macwhirter, 52, of Barton. Police say…

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DUI crash with injury in Barton

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BARTON — Police say that a 60-year-old man from Barton was charged with DUI after a two-vehicle crash on Sunday sent a man to the hospital. At around 8:00 p.m. rescue workers were notified of the crash that occurred on US Route 5 near the intersection of Kinsey Road, in Barton. Police say Ed Seadale…

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Christmas trees stolen from farm in Barton

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BARTON — Police are investigating the theft of brush and Christmas trees from a tree farm in Barton, and the owner is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest. The owner of the farm told police that an unknown individual or individuals had gained access to his property on Fulton Lane…

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Police: Driver failed to stop, crashed into snowbank

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NEWPORT — A 37-year-old woman from Barton will have to answer to charges after police say she failed to pull over during a traffic stop in Newport. At around 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, the Orleans County Sheriff’s Department attempted to stop a dark-colored sedan. The driver was identified as Sherllynn Cote. Police allege Cote accelerated…

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Barton native breaks the ice aboard Coast Guard ship

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When Shannon Eubanks graduated Lake Region Union High School in Barton, Vermont, she did so surrounded by people she had grown up with for years. During her childhood, the small New England town was Eubank’s playground for a myriad of outdoor activities, such as snowboarding and hiking; and often times, her middle school class would…

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210 hemp plants stolen in Barton

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BARTON — Police are investigating the theft of a large amount of hemp in Barton. On Wednesday morning, police were notified that approximately 210 drying hemp plants were taken along with various power tools, from the location. Police say the loss is estimated to be in excess of $15,000. According to the report, the victim…

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Police: Barton man assaulted officers

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BARTON — An incident in Barton closed down a section of Vermont Route 16 and Roaring Brooke Road late this morning, leaving a 38-year-old man facing charges. Police say Anthony Sirois of Barton is being charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and assault of a law enforcement officer. The incident started at around 11:20 a.m.…

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Barton man injured in crash

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BARTON — A 47-year-old Barton man was injured in a single-vehicle crash late last night. At around 11:45 p.m. police responded to the crash on Eastern Avenue, in the town of Barton. The driver of the 2012 Toyota truck was identified as Allan Arel. Police say Arel left the roadway striking a telephone pole, and…

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Lake Region graduate shot to death in Barre

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BARRE – A 29-year-old graduate of Lake Region Union High School was allegedly shot to death by her ex-boyfriend, who then took his own life in Barre on Wednesday. According to Barre police, Luke Lacroix, 30, was brandishing a handgun when he barged into the apartment of his ex-girlfriend, Courtney Gaboriault. Once inside, a struggle…

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Runners brave the heat in Newport

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NEWPORT — Individuals and families, young and old alike took on the Harry Corrow Freedom Run yesterday. This was the second year the course was run exclusively on the gravel portion of the Newport-Derby Bike Path with 3.5 miles of trails in the Memphremagog Ski Touring Foundation system. Cole Alexander, 14, of Glover, was back…

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Barton resident killed in single-vehicle crash on I-91

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BARTON — A 24-year-old Barton resident was killed in a single-vehicle crash on I-91 early this morning. Police say at around 1:15 a.m. they received a report of a person attempting to flag down drivers along the Interstate in Sheffield. Troopers responded to the scene of the crash. The passenger was identified as Madeline Olsen.…

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Shotgun blasts at smoke detector in Barton

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BARTON — A Barton man who complained about frequent false alarms from a smoke detector near his kitchen, took it upon himself to relocate it with two shotgun blasts. Leroy Mason, 68, is being charged with aggravated assault with a weapon, and reckless endangerment following the incident on Monday evening. At around 5:00 p.m. police…

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Woman injured after car hits horse in Sutton

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BARTON — A woman was sent to the hospital after a car she was riding in hit a horse in Sutton. At around 9:00 p.m. police and Barton/Orleans firefighters were notified that a vehicle had hit a horse on US Route 5 near the Barton town line. A 2006 Saturn being driven by Andrew Reynard,…

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Two-vehicle crash in Barton

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BARTON — Police were called to the scene of a two-car crash in Barton on Sunday morning. The incident took place on Vermont Route 58, at around 9:30 a.m. The drivers were identified as Nathaniel Mason, 18, of Morrisville, and Timothy Guyette, 52, of Brownington. Police say Mason was headed west when he crossed left…

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Circle K in Barton robbed at gunpoint

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BARTON — Police say someone robbed the Circle K in Barton early this morning. At around 3:00 a.m. police responded to the gas station on Main Street for the report of an attempted armed robbery. During the investigation, it was determined that an unknown white male entered the store brandishing a handgun, and demanded money…

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Pick-up truck stolen in Glover

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GLOVER — Authorities are currently investigating the theft of a pick-up truck in Glover. Police say they received a call from 74-year-old Glenn Lafont advising that sometime between 10:30 p.m. last night, and 8:30 a.m. Monday morning, someone stole his blue 2006 Ford F250 pick-up truck from his driveway, located on Bean Hill Road. The…

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J.P. Sicard wins statewide award for second year in a row

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BARTON — In December, the AGC/VT’s 20th Annual Best Builders Award ceremony took place, and for the second time in a row Barton-based J.P. Sicard was an award winner. AGC/VT looks for certain criteria when choosing the honoree. The winning business must show innovation, new techniques, and community service and volunteerism among other things. J.P…

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Arrest made in Barton burglary case

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BARTON — Police say they have made an arrest after a burglary that took place at a residence on Hollow Road in Barton, on December 22. Timothy Roberts, 38, of Barton, was arrested on Thursday after police say they received a tip that a man, matching the description from the burglary, had been seen walking…

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