A total loss

A total loss

Several dozen firefighters from Shelburne and surrounding communities battled a blaze Tuesday at a converted barn on Harbor Road in Shelburne to no avail. The structure owned by Tom Cabot was destroyed; no one was injured – the building was unoccupied at the time – and the cause is under investigation.

Tipster leads police to charge Shelburne man with unlawful possession of a firearm

By LISA SCAGLIOTTI A Shelburne man has pleaded not guilty in state court to a misdemeanor firearms charge following his arrest at a South Burlington apartment. Edgar E. Rogers, age 58, of Shelburne, was charged with firearm possession prohibition, according to court records. Police said Rogers had a prior felony conviction that prohibited him from… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

37 traffic violations 18 medical calls 13 business checks 12 speed, traffic enforcement 7 miscellaneous complaints 4 burglar alarms 3 dogs loose 2 welfare checks 1 accidental 911 hang-up Dec. 1 2:28 a.m. A caller reported a suspicious person in the area of Harbor Place on Shelburne Road. Police checked the area but did not… Read More »

State recognizes life-saving call

State recognizes life-saving call

By MADELINE HUGHES Members of the Hinesburg Fire Department received the Vermont EMS Star of Life Award last week for their efforts in the early morning hours on Halloween that saved one of their own family members. The award is presented to emergency medical service professionals who perform “life-saving actions above and beyond the call… Read More »

Controlled burn in Charlotte

Controlled burn in Charlotte

By MADELINE HUGHES Five fire stations came together Saturday for an eight-hour live-burn of the old Vermont Wildflower building on Ethan Allen Highway. “The guy wanted to burn it down and we were looking to do a live burn,” said Rob Mullin, Assistant Chief for Charlotte Fire and Rescue Services, adding that the burn was… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

61 traffic violations 25 medical calls 21 directed patrols 10 miscellaneous complaints 8 checks on businesses 8 burglary alarms 4 welfare checks 1 loose dog Nov. 18 1:35 a.m. Police found and released a suspicious person on Shelburne Road. 10:59 a.m. Police did a welfare check on an individual at Wright House on Harrington Avenue… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

16 medical calls 11 directed patrols 9 miscellaneous complaints 4 burglary alarm 2 false fire alarms 1 loose dog 1 building secured Nov. 3 12:44 a.m. At a traffic stop on Shelburne Road, police charged Dustin L. Wood, 28 of Shelburne, with Driving Under the Influence. He was cited to appear in court Nov. 29.… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

38 traffic violations 26 medical calls 20 directed patrols 15 miscellaneous complaints 7 burglary alarm 4 buildings secured 3 background checks 3 false fire alarms 3 accidental 911 calls 3 welfare checks 2 dogs on the loose Oct. 27 9:51 a.m. Police took statements from drivers involved in a two-car crash on Shelburne Road. There… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

61 traffic violations 46 directed patrols 39 medical calls 34 miscellaneous complaints 14 burglar alarms 9 false fire alarms 6 stray dogs reunited with owners 5 background checks 5 unsecured businesses locked 1 child car seat installation Oct. 6 12:57 p.m. Police received a statement from a person on Harrington Avenue about a previous incident.… Read More »