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There’s something happening here … but what it is, ain’t exactly clear. I’ve been inundated lately by emails and messages showing off photos of incredible trout and salmon coming out of Lake Champlain. This summer, things seem to be on fire with lots of salmon around the ten-pound mark and b…

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The Jackson Gore Summer Music Series is back  at Okemo. This summer's series of free lawn concerts will take place every Friday evening through the month of August, beginning Friday, August 6. 

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Effective July 5, 2021, the Government of Canada implemented some exemptions for fully vaccinated travellers who are currently eligible to enter Canada. Fully vaccinated travellers who wish to be considered for the eased quarantine and testing requirements must meet all criteria, including t…

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Montpelier, VT – Vermont Open Farm Week is coming back strong in 2021. This summer, Vermont Open Farm Week  will be held Sunday, Aug. 8 through Sunday, Aug. 15, and features 90 events at over 45 farms across the state. For the seventh consecutive year, farmers across Vermont will open their …

The Vermont State Police is investigating an armed robbery that took place Sunday evening, August 1, 2021, at the Cumberland Farms located on Main Street in Wallingford, Vermont. No one was injured in the incident, which was reported to the police shortly after 11:30 p.m.

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The Colchester Police are reporting that a helicopter has crashed on the Causeway in Colchester.  According to the report, there was one injury and no fatalities.  At this time the Causeway is closed.  From WCAX: It happened on the Colchester Causeway around 4:30 p.m. The Colchester Fire chi…

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Jared Clark of East Dummerston was kind enough to share his photos of the Salmon River at Slab Hollow, showing just how powerful a Vermont storm can be. 

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Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2021 F-150 vehicles. The electronic brake booster may leak brake fluid into the electronic control unit, which could result in reduced braking performance. 51 units are affected. Read more

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Compass Vermont partners with the Fairbanks Museum to provide the latest weather. You can find the museum's icon on every page in the upper left corner. Click on it anytime to get the weather. 

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The Vermont State Police identified the victims in this incident as Lawrence Bouchard and Cheryl McLellan of Glover VT. The investigation remains ongoing and does not appear suspicious at this time. Anyone with information into the incident is asked to contact the Vermont State Police at 802…

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Montpelier, Vt. - Governor Phil Scott announced today that Vermont has received 50% of its American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund. The State’s request, or certification for the funds, was submitted on July 15, deemed complete on July 21, and payment was received…

The call of a loon resounded across the water as I paddled my kayak along the shores of Forest Lake. A fine mist was falling, and clouds clung to the ridges encircling the lake, lending to a sense of serenity in the wilderness of the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont (NEK). 

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MONTPELIER – Attorney General Donovan today announced an anticipated settlement agreement in principle with three distributors of opioids sued last year by his office – Cardinal, McKesson, and AmerisourceBergen – and Johnson & Johnson, which manufactured and marketed opioids. This is a n…