Pizza, crepes, bagel dogs, and beyond Burlington, the charming northern Vermont city perched on Lake Champlain, is home to the University of Vermont. And like any college town, it has a population of hungry young people on a budget (somewhere around 12,000 students, to be precise). Show More Summary
On January 12, three tourists crashed into Lake Champlain when the Waze app directed them to drive down a boat ramp and into the lake.
"I was speechless." That's how the owner of a Jeep tells WCAX she reacted when she heard said Jeep had ended up at the bottom of Lake Champlain. How Tara Guertin's vehicle got there: She says friends who were driving it were misled by faulty directions given by Google's Waze....
Google, which owns Waze, said they could not say how the car ended up in Lake Champlain without access to the user's driving file.
Lake Champlain's OTHER Monster“Back in 1957 my mother, father and little sister who was 6 were picnicking near Rouse's Point, New York on the shore of Lake Champlain. At one point my sister walked to the end of a dock and looked into the water. Show More Summary
For centuries, tales have been told of a massive, unknown, aquatic creature living in the waters of Lake Champlain. The “beast” is said to be anywhere from ten to thirty feet long with an abnormally long neck, flippers and a dinosaur-like appearance. Show More Summary
The Search for Lake Champlain’s Monster gets Mini-Series this Spring - For centuries, tales have been told of a massive, unknown, aquatic creature living in the waters of Lake Champlain. The “beast” is said to be anywhere from ten to thirty feet long with an abnormally long neck, flippers and a dinosaur-like appearance. Show More Summary
The commander of a U.S. warship that collided with a South Korean fishing vessel was disciplined along with members of his crew.
An activist has admitted vandalizing a plaque associated with a mural in Vermont's largest city that commemorates the European discovery of what is now known as Lake Champlain. The Burlington … Click to Continue »
Vermont Gov. Phil Scott and other state officials have launched Vermont Clean Water Week to highlight efforts to clean up water in the state such as Lake Champlain and to … Click to Continue »
A Vermont environmentalist who leads a group pushing for the cleanup of Lake Champlain says he's going to challenge Republican Gov. Phil Scott in next year's election as a Democrat. … Click to Continue »
The mayor of Burlington, Vermont, wants officials to look into the city's lifeguard policies and review unused mooring platforms in Lake Champlain after a teen drowned while swimming to one … Click to Continue »
As farming is blamed for a big chunk of the phosphorus runoff in Lake Champlain, the state of Vermont wants to recognize those farmers who go above and beyond the … Click to Continue »
The Burlington community is remembering the swimmer who died in Lake Champlain.
The investigation centers on the 2010 land purchase that relocated Burlington College to a new campus on more than 32 acres along Lake Champlain. While lining up a $6.7 million loan and additional financing, Sanders told college trustees...Show More Summary
The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), Ticonderoga class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57), Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108), along with embarked Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 1, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2…
Earlier this month the Associated Press reported on the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s proposal to raise, preserve, and display a gunboat that sank in 1776. The boat is the Spitfire, one of Gen. Benedict Arnold’s fleet during the Battle of Valcour Island. Show More Summary
Officials from Vermont, New York, Quebec and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have committed to combining their efforts to reduce pollution in Lake Champlain. Vermont Gov. Phil Scott signed on … Click to Continue »
Officials from Vermont, New York, Quebec and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are pledging to combine their efforts to reduce pollution in Lake Champlain. Vermont Public Radio reports (http://bit.ly/2sT8Cz1 ) … Click to Continue »
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — More than two decades after it was discovered at the bottom of Lake Champlain, a Revolutionary War gunboat will be raised, preserved and displayed for the public.