VIDEO: Police arrest 47 in Bennington County drug sweepSubmitted By| January 17, 2013
Police arrested 47 people during "Operation County Strike" in Bennington County on Wednesday, Jan. 16, with more than 100 police officers raiding homes and residences across the county. More than 60 people were targeted for arrest, and charges ranged from mushroom sales and possession to felony gun possession and multiple counts of sale and possession of crack cocaine.Recent Vimeo VideoRICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1852, Henri Giffard demonstrates the first steam-powered airship, sailing 17 miles from Paris to Trappes; on this day in 1877, Japanese imperial troops crush the Satsuma Rebellion, Saigo Takamori dies in Kagoshima.Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott uploads historical data direct to your head: On this day...RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1776, as Nathan Hale is hanged by British military authorities for spying, he utters his famous last words — or does he? In 1975, Sara Jane Moore attempts to kill President Gerald R. Ford in San Francisco.Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott uploads historic data direct to your head: On this day in...
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