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Lauren Victory
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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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Have her in circles
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Victory Edward's profile photo
David Charns's profile photo
Amvets Aguilar's profile photo
Svitlana Odarenko's profile photo
Alison Carey's profile photo
Nouman Maan Mushtaq's profile photo
David Schneider's profile photo
Matthew Myall's profile photo
ayoyinka feyisetan's profile photo
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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
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Chicago, IL - Long Island, NY - Lansing, MI
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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
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  • Northwestern University
    Journalism -Broadcast
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