Vt. man convicted in fatal blast seeks release

Email Print Comments (0) A Vermont man convicted of manslaughter after his Colebrook gunpowder plant exploded is seeking to get out of prison while he appeals his conviction and awaits a second trial in Maine. Craig Sanborn of Maidstone, Vt., was sentenced in November to 10 to 20 years in prison […]

Owner of gunpowder plant sentenced

Email Print Comments (0) The owner of a Colebrook gunpowder plant where an explosion shook buildings and killed two workers was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison yesterday. Craig Sanborn of Maidstone, Vt., was convicted last month of manslaughter. He owned the Black Mag plant, where the 2010 explosion […]

Ten To Twenty Years For Operator Of Colebrook Plant That Exploded, Killing Two

A Vermont man found responsible for the 2010 explosion in Colebrook that killed two men and injured a third is going to prison for at least ten years. Late in October a jury found Craig Sanborn guilty of two counts of manslaughter and Wednesday in Coos County Court he was sentenced. “The court sentenced Mr. […]

Owner of gunpowder plant found guilty in explosion deaths

The owner of a New Hampshire gunpowder plant where an explosion killed two workers has been convicted of negligent homicide and manslaughter. Maidstone, Vt., resident Craig Sanborn was found guilty Wednesday. He owned the Black Mag plant in Colebrook, where the 2010 explosion killed Donald Kendall, 56, of Colebrook, and Jesse Kennett, 49, of Stratford. […]

Closing arguments planned in gunpowder plant explosion trial

Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a New Hampshire gunpowder plant owner where two workers were killed in a 2010 explosion. Jurors in Coos County Superior Court have been listening to the trial of Craig Sanborn, 64, of Maidstone, Vt., for three weeks. Sanborn is charged with manslaughter and reckless homicide in the […]

Prosecutor: Greed led to deadly N.H. plant explosion

Email Print Comments (0) The owner of a Colebrook gunpowder plant where two workers were killed in a 2010 explosion was motivated by profits, failed to ensure employee safety and should be held responsible for the deaths, a prosecutor said yesterday as the man’s manslaughter trial opened. The lawyer for […]

Trial begins in deadly Colebrook plant explosion

WAS NOTHING BUT A TRAGIC ACCIDENT. ANDY HERSHBERGER WAS IN THE COURTROOM FOR THE START OF THIS EMOTIONAL TESTIMONY. PROSECUTORS SAY THIS CASE IS ABOUT MONEY. DEFENSE LAWYERS ARGUE YOU CANNOT RULE OUT THE POSSIBILITY THAT IT WAS ALL JUST A TERRIBLE ACCIDENT. 64-YEAR-OLD CRAIG SANBORN IS ON TRIAL FOR TWO COUNTS OF NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE […]

Trial begins in deadly gunpowder plant explosion

WZID TRAFFIC NETWORK, I’M SUZANNE ROANTREE. ALL RIGHT. THANK YOU. A TRIAL GETS UNDERWAY TODAY FOR THE OWNER OF A COLEBROOK GUN POWDER PLANT WHERE TWO WORKERS WERE KILLED IN AN EXPLOSION BACK IN 2010. CRAIG SANBORN WAS RUSHING TO FILL AN ORDER FOR A GUN POWDER SUBSTITUTE AT THE TIME OF THAT DEADLY EXPLOSION. […]

Trial Monday Over Explosion That Killed Two North Country Men

A Vermont man will go on trial Monday in connection with the deaths of two men in an explosion in Colebrook more than three years ago. Sixty-four year old Craig Sanborn of Maidstone, Vermont is scheduled to appear in Coos County Superior Court in Lancaster. Sanborn owned the Black Mag factory – which made a […]