The Green Mountain Psychiatric Care Center would open and be ready to receive patients on Wednesday. Officials say the state has made progress in the past year in the effort to expand both broadband and cell service and coverage. Vermont State Police are investigating a report of possible animal abuse of cattle in St. Albans. A Hinesburg man released to a drug rehabilitation program after being charged with operating a methamphetamine lab is back behind bars after being kicked out of the rehab program. In New Hampshire, the pictures have come off the walls in Governor John Lynch’s office as he clears the way for Governor-elect Maggie Hassan to move in.