Shelburne settles traffic stop court case

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent A traffic stop by Shelburne Police five years ago in Charlotte sparked a legal challenge that wound its way through state and federal courts, ending with a $3,000 settlement recently approved by the Shelburne Selectboard. After a discussion in executive session at its May 14 meeting, the selectboard directed Town Manager Lee… Read More »

Looking up to their heroes

Looking up to their heroes

The Shelburne Police were out and about last week. Officers Bob Lake and Dan Eickenberg visited Puddle Jumpers Childcare and talked to the kids about their work. Uniforms were the style of the day and the kids were in full regalia for the event.

Shelburne man hit by car

By MADELINE HUGHES Staff Reporter The second car vs. pedestrian accident on Shelburne Road in just over two weeks occurred Sunday night. At 7:35 p.m., Shelburne police, fire and rescue responded to a report of a man hit by a car going southbound on Shelburne Road near Harbor Place. Police said Joseph Ask, 50, of… Read More »

Tesla burns on frozen Shelburne Bay

Tesla burns on frozen Shelburne Bay

Shelburne dispatch received a call about a car on fire in Shelburne Bay at roughly 8:15 p.m. Sunday. But it wasn’t just any car fire. “When I got on scene, the vehicle was approximately 400-yards out near the boat moorings and about 50-yards from shore,” Shelburne Fire Chief Jerry Ouimet said. “It was fully involved… Read More »

Pedestrian hit, Shelburne man cited

By Madeline Hughes Staff Reporter A Shelburne woman was in critical condition at UVM Medical Center Friday after being hit by a drunk driver on Shelburne Road on Thursday evening, according to Shelburne police. Angie Dusik, 44, was on foot near Longmeadow Drive when she was struck by a northbound car driven by Aaron Whitehouse, 45, also… Read More »

Investigators search for cause: Public’s help sought in Harbor Road barn fire, reward offered

Investigators search for cause: Public’s help sought in Harbor Road barn fire, reward offered

By LISA SCAGLIOTTI Shelburne and Vermont State Police continue to investigate the cause of the fire that destroyed a partially converted barn on Harbor Road last week. Investigators have not ruled out arson as a possible explanation and they are seeking help from the public. A state tip line offers a reward of up to… Read More »