Kimberly A. Swett, 46, of Derby Line is facing a charge of cruelty to a child under 10 years old according to a press release issued Vermont State Police Trooper Marie Beland. Swett works at Derby Elementary School and works in the school’s resource room according to the school’s website.
The Newport City Fire Department and the Derby Line Fire Department are on the scene of a major structure fire behind St. Mary Star of The Sea Catholic Church. Watch the Newport Daily Express for further details. (Photo by Christopher Roy)
Gordon Farrar, 45, of Newport was driving northbound on VT RT 100 near the Lowell/ Eden town line when his 2007 Chevrolet Colorado crossed the center line into the path of a southbound car driven by Joanne Nolin, 68, of Derby, police say.
Vermont State Police
Highway / Traffic Notification
Vermont Route 100 is blocked and impassable in the area of Fiddler’s Elbow Road in Lowell due to a vehicle crash. This is just north of the Lowell / Eden town line.
The Newport City Council will hold a special meeting Monday to outline a strategy to fill two aldermen seats. Following town meeting elections last Tuesday incumbent alderman Neil Morrissette and newly re-elected alderman Steven Vincent resigned from the council. (Read more Monday)