'I knew you couldn't wait to get away'

'I knew you couldn't wait to get away'

  ST. ALBANS — The public heard the strongest piece of the State’s evidence against Norm McAllister for the first time Friday: a recorded conversation between McAllister and the complainant in what would have been his second sexual assault trial, … Read more

Accused shooter pleads not guilty

Accused shooter pleads not guilty

ST. ALBANS CITY — Zakk T. Trombly, 22, of Burlington pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of attempted second-degree murder during his arraignment at Franklin County Superior Court Friday afternoon. Trombly faces life in prison, with a minimum sentence … Read more

Shooting was drug deal gone bad

Shooting was drug deal gone bad

ST. ALBANS CITY — A Burlington man has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot adjacent to Holy Angels Catholic Church on Lake Street. “It was a drug deal gone bad,” … Read more

Update on Lake Street shooting

Update on Lake Street shooting

ST. ALBANS CITY — The Messenger has spoken with St. Albans Police Dept. Chief Gary Taylor at the scene of the shooting. Taylor confirmed one person was shot on Lake Street this afternoon while in his car. A car filled with … Read more

NRPC to oppose Swanton Wind

NRPC to oppose Swanton Wind

ST. ALBANS — The Northwest Regional Planning Commission (NRPC) board of commissioners unanimously approved a motion Wednesday night to oppose Swanton Wind during the Public Service Board’s regulatory process. The motion ratified a recommendation from the NRPC Policy and Project … Read more

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‘I knew you couldn’t wait to get away’

  ST. ALBANS — The public heard the strongest piece of the State’s evidence against Norm McAllister for the first time Friday: a recorded conversation between McAllister and the complainant in what would have been his second sexual assault trial, … Read more

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Accused shooter pleads not guilty

ST. ALBANS CITY — Zakk T. Trombly, 22, of Burlington pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of attempted second-degree murder during his arraignment at Franklin County Superior Court Friday afternoon. Trombly faces life in prison, with a minimum sentence … Read more

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Shooting was drug deal gone bad

ST. ALBANS CITY — A Burlington man has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot adjacent to Holy Angels Catholic Church on Lake Street. “It was a drug deal gone bad,” … Read more

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GOLDIE M. BLANEY

RICHFORD — Goldie M. Blaney, age 90, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Our Lady of the Meadows Community Care Home in Richford. She was born in Sutton, Quebec on Sept. … Read more

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LORRAINE C. COTE

ST. ARMAND, Quebec — Lorraine passed away on Feb. 17, 2017 at the Hospital in Cowenville, Quebec. She was born on Aug. 16, 1951 in Verdun, Quebec, the only child of Claire (Traversy) and Laurent Cote. She obtained a Business … Read more

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JOYCE ARDELLE (MOSSEY) PAINTER

FAIRFAX/ST. ALBANS — Joyce Ardelle (Mossey) Painter, 88, of Fairfax, peacefully passed away, surrounded by her family, on Thursday Feb. 23, 2017 in the Franklin County Health and Rehabilitation Center in St. Albans. Joyce was born July 26, 1928 in … Read more

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