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Lauren Victory
Works at WPTZ News Channel 5
Attended Northwestern University
Lives in Vermont
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Buses return to #BTV  streets. #VT  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
Chittenden County Transit Authority buses roll down Burlington street once again. 
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#VT  high school rallies -- and makes well-watched YouTube video for principal +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
A Vermont principal is diagnosed with cancer, but instead of being sad, his students are "happy."
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New judge pledges for 'access to justice' at his swearing-in +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
The Vermont Judicial System welcomes a new man on the bench.
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Privacy at the center of the latest hearing in cop shooting case. #VT   #BTV   #winooski  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
A Winooski cop is back in court for firing his weapon at a mentally ill man.
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Woman sounds alarm on return of "tech support scam." Staff at the Vermont Consumer Assistance program say they've received hundreds of reports. #VT  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
Convincing scammers are calling around the region claiming to be tech support and gaining access to every filed on victim's computers. 
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The #BTV  bus strike will continue Wednesday. Meanwhile, other  #VT  transportation businesses say they're seeing a spike in calls +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
The Chittenden County Transit Authority bus strike is expected to continue Wednesday, affecting thousands in the region, including some businesses.
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Spandex-clad dancer, frat need help raising $$$$ for Alzheimer research #VT    #BTV  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
A group of students from the University of Vermont is beating the pants off the likes of much bigger schools like the University of Michigan and the University of Nebraska in a nationwide fundraiser for Alzheimer's research. 
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WATCH the surveillance video as #VT  grandparents ward off a would-be robber--with a HUGE knife. +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
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CCTA strike stretches into Day 9. Today -- a look at its impact on the medical community. The strike is disrupting some treatment for addicts. #VT   #BTV  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
Chittenden County Transit Authority drivers are now striking for the ninth consecutive day and the stalemate is taking its toll on the medical community.
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The CCTA bus strike will stretch into the weekend. The Burlington School District superintendent assesses its impact on students. #VT   #btv  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5 
After a full week of no buses in Chittenden County, a mediated meeting is planned for this weekend between union drivers and CCTA management.
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Inspiring disabled war vets race down Stowe Mountain for a BIG fundraiser. #VT  +WPTZ NewsChannel 5  #BTV  
Ski racers at Stowe Mountain are preparing for an epic throwdown.
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New Red Cross app hopes to help people nationwide prepare for floods. It's free to download. +WPTZ NewsChannel 5  #VT   #BTV  
A new mobile application came out Monday to help with flood preparedness. 
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Reporter at WPTZ News Channel 5 covering Vermont, Northern New York and the Upper Valley
Introduction
Lauren Victory is excited to explore the Champlain Valley! She calls it a breath of fresh air. Lauren was born in Long Island and grew up in Oyster Bay, New York. She has worked at WNEP-TV in Scranton, PA and WLNS-TV in Lansing, MI and as a producer for You & Me This Morning on WCIU-TV in Chicago. Lauren's resume includes experience at Good Morning America and WGN Radio in Chicago. A graduate of Northwestern University, she enjoys both snow skiing and water skiing as well as playing tennis, reading and experimenting in the kitchen. Lauren joined WPTZ/WNNE October, 2011. Email her at lvictory@hearst.com and Follow her on Twitter: @reportervictory
Education
  • Northwestern University
    Journalism -Broadcast
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Female
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Multimedia Journalist
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Solo shooting, writing and editing stories on deadline
Employment
  • WPTZ News Channel 5
    Reporter, 2011 - present
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Vermont
Previously
Chicago, IL - Long Island, NY - Lansing, MI
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