State issues Winooski water warning

The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is issuing an advisory not to use Winooski River water for several days after a chemical is used to kill sea lamprey.

High water delays river cleanup

High water caused by recent heavy rains is prompting a local company to put off its volunteer effort to clean up the Winooski River.

Morning Newscast: July 25, 2008

Here are the top stories at 7:30 a.m.: Representatives of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission faced some tough questioning from a panel of judges weighing a citizen group’s challenge to the proposed relicensing of Vermont Yankee nuclear plant; This endless rain has left a lot of people cranky lately. But not the folks who run hydroelectric dams…

Cabot fined for 2005 ammonia spill

Cabot Creamery has been fined $50,000 and placed on two years’ probation for a 2005 ammonia spill that killed plants, fish and macroinvertebrates in the Winooski River.