Profile

Cover photo
Verified name
WPTZ NewsChannel 5
412 followers|170,103 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
A fire damaged a popular treehouse in Oakledge Park Tuesday morning. The Burlington Fire Department says the cause is under investigation but the builder thinks it was intentional. Watch the story here:
http://wptz.tv/6265B4bav

A fire Tuesday morning damaged part of a treehouse at Burlington’s Oakledge Park.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
It's almost that time of year again! The Lake City is gearing up for the Battle of Plattsburgh. Will you be going?

http://wptz.tv/6268B4bDC
Next month's Battle of Plattsburgh will have new re-enactments on both Saturday and Sunday.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
The search for a Vermont man who threatened to shoot people locks down Barton schools and had neighbors on high alert. Now police say 30-year-odl Max Pickle is in protective custody, being charged with unlawful trespass and reckless endangerment- details on the investigation HERE: http://wptz.tv/6268B4Pjr
Police say a man is in custody after gunfire was heard along the train tracks in Barton.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
Selling of new Lake Champlain cleanup plan now underway
http://wptz.tv/6267B4OVP
State leaders hit the road this week to begin selling Vermonters on the new plan to reduce phosphorus entering Lake Champlain and its tributaries.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
Tires. That's one thing volunteers hauled out of the Ausable River today as part of a clean-up effort.
http://wptz.tv/6267BNCat
The Ausable River is now a little bit cleaner.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
The investigation continues in Vermont after drug-making materials were found in a Westfield home. HEAR what neighbors saw and the latest detail from State Police: http://wptz.tv/6262BNazq
Vermont State Police said the materials were found while investigators conducted a search at a home in the 500 block of Cemetery Road.
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
412 people
David Corey's profile photo
kelly blodgett's profile photo
Geri Reilly Real Estate's profile photo
Greg H's profile photo
Bernie Graham's profile photo
Dave Duffy's profile photo
Alec Brown's profile photo
Holly Fortune's profile photo
Chris Hurd - Burlington Vermont Real Estate's profile photo

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
Will Islanders get a re-vote? Election dispute lands in Superior Court
http://wptz.tv/6268B4bYO
After ballot irregularities turned up in the Lake Champlain Islands House race, a judge will decide whether to order a new election.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
Norsk Titanium's first big piece of technology is on its way to Plattsburgh. NBC5's Liz Strzepa explains. What do you think?

http://wptz.tv/6267B4bBF
Norsk Titanium's first rapid plasma deposition machine is on its way to Plattsburgh.
1
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
It's been another record breaking year for the Vermont Lottery. Profits have soared for the second year in a row.
http://wptz.tv/6266B4Pny
It's been another record breaking year for the Vermont Lottery. Profits have soared for the second year in a row.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
The hospital says the roughly $3.7 million addition will mean faster recovery and reduced pain for patients. What do you think?

http://wptz.tv/6266B4OKG
The UVM Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital, or CVPH, celebrates the opening of its new Interventional Radiology suite Monday.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
New agreement, commemorations mark 5th anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene.
http://wptz.tv/6269BNf61
Five years after Tropical Storm Irene dumped torrents of rain on the mountains of Vermont, pockets of the state are still working to rebuild.
1
Add a comment...

WPTZ NewsChannel 5

Shared publicly  - 
 
With Vermonters increasingly on edge over pollution flowing into Lake Champlain, a panel of lawmakers in Montpelier OK'd rules concerning sewage discharge into state waterways.
http://wptz.tv/6266BNvQK
State lawmakers in Montpelier approved a rule governing 16 communities that still release sewer-stormwater into waterways.
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
412 people
David Corey's profile photo
kelly blodgett's profile photo
Geri Reilly Real Estate's profile photo
Greg H's profile photo
Bernie Graham's profile photo
Dave Duffy's profile photo
Alec Brown's profile photo
Holly Fortune's profile photo
Chris Hurd - Burlington Vermont Real Estate's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
802.655.5455
Email
Story
Tagline
WPTZ.com is your top source for Burlington and Plattsburgh breaking news, weather and daily local news coverage
Introduction
WPTZ.com is your top source for Burlington and Plattsburgh breaking news, weather and daily local news coverage.  Look to WPTZ for political coverage, viral videos and more from Burlington, Vermont and Plattsburgh, New York's NBC affiliate.