Jewelry stolen during burglary

LEE KAHRS The Citizen Shelburne Country Store owners Stephen and Deb Mayfield opened the door to their business the morning of July 26 and immediately saw something amiss. “We opened the store and we saw the jewelry case open and glass on the floor,” Stephen said. For the first time in the 20 years the… Read More »

Shooting leaves resident fearful

STAFF REPORT Neighbors are rattled and one resident has put the Hinesburg Selectboard on notice following a homicide last week. Police have not shared any new information one week after a man was shot to death in a trailhead parking lot in Hinesburg, but the shooting has prompted one resident to call for increased monitoring… Read More »

Shelburne’s Whitcomb promoted to commander

Shelburne’s Whitcomb promoted to commander

Vermont State Police Director Col. Matthew T. Birmingham has announced that Capt. James Whitcomb has been promoted to major/Field Force Division Commander at headquarters. He assumed sole command of the division effective Monday, April 29. Whitcomb, who had been Staff Operations Commander has served for more than 20 years in all three of the Vermont… 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 »