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Mother who triggered Amber alert faces new charges

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont woman who triggered an Amber Alert after she took her biological son to New Hampshire last year and pleaded guilty to custodial interference faces charges that she made incessant phone calls to her daughter and son's foster parents.

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Man dies in officer-involved shooting in Bath, New Hampshire

BATH, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire authorities say a 42-year-old man has died as a result of an officer-involved shooting in Bath.

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Man gets 4 to 10 years in bank robbery

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to four to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to assault, robbery and grand larceny in connection with a bank robbery last year.

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Guinta plans first town hall since election commission fine

ALTON, N.H. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta has scheduled his first town hall meeting since the Federal Election Commission concluded that he accepted $355,000 in illegal campaign donations from his parents.

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Mayor in Vermont proposes salary rate study

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - The mayor in Rutland, Vermont, has proposed bringing in an outside consultant to analyze the pay rates of city department heads.

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Man injured by homemade cannon on Fourth of July

NEWTON, N.H. (AP) - Police say a man was seriously injured by a homemade cannon on the Fourth of July in Newton, New Hampshire.

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2 fatalities, 96 citations under 'hands-free' law July 4

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire State Police say there were two fatal motor vehicle crashes over the July Fourth weekend and over 400 citations given for speeding.

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Man in motorized wheelchair struck by pickup truck, killed

HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) - Police in Hooksett say a man in a motorized wheelchair traveling on Route 3A was struck by a pickup truck and killed.

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US Rep. Kuster calls for long-term transportation bill

WEST LEBANON, N.H. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster is calling for a long-term transportation funding bill to pass Congress.

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Bennington officials hopeful about reuse of former school

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The town of Bennington in southern Vermont has become the first public investor in an effort to redevelop its former high school.

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UVM sets fundraising mark, raises $60M in 2014-15

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The University of Vermont Foundation says it has set a fundraising record, collecting more than $60 million in commitments in the fiscal year that ended June 30.

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Sessions scheduled on transition into Medicaid plan

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Department of Health and Human Services has scheduled three more public meetings to help Medicaid recipients and providers about the transition into Medicaid care management from a fee-for-service program.

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Summer Journey: New England's Lost Highway

Nothing buzzes like a summer road trip; windows down, ideally a sunroof open and a scenic two-lane road along the shore or through the woods. New England is full of beautiful highways, to say nothing of…

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Kuster Advocates Highway Bill

West Lebanon -- The two-month extension of the Highway and Transportation Funding Act approved by Congress in May is set to expire at the end of this month, casting a pall of uncertainty over the future…

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The Rev. Norman Ray Runnion

Brookfield, Vt. -- The Rev. Norman Ray Runnion, 85, of Brookfield, died Friday, June 19, 2015, at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. He was born on Oct. 14, 1929, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of…

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Robert W. Soule

Randolph, Vt. -- Memorial Services for Robert W. Soule, 89, of Randolph, who died June 14, 2015, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 11, 2015 at the Day Funeral Home in Randolph, with Pastor Thomas…

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Woodstock Solar Plan Withdrawn

Woodstock -- A brewing battle between a developer and the town of Woodstock was unexpectedly averted last week, when the developer apparently scrapped a proposal to erect a series of solar panels on a…

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Alfred C. Hansen

White River Jct., Vt. -- Committal services with Military Honors for Alfred C. Hansen, 92, of White River Jct., and a long time resident of Corinth, Vt., who died on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, will be held…

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Shirley Jenkins

Lebanon, N.H. -- Shirley Jenkins, 81 passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015. A graveside service will be held Saturday, July 11, 2015, at 10 a.m. in the Orford West Cemetery with the Fr. Charles Pawlowski…

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Edward F. "Ed" King

Raleigh, N.C. -- Graveside Memorial Services for former Randolph, Vt., resident, Edward F. "Ed" King, 75, who died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 10, 2015 at Pleasant View…

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It'll Be a Hoot: Newport's Houde Getting Sports Double Duty at Keene State

Lebanon -- Andrew Houde strode to the plate at Lebanon High on Sunday, his 6-foot-4, 200-pound frame but a stick figure to his father, Scott, who watched from a parking lot beyond the center-field fence.…

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Gerard "Frenchie" Nadeau

Meriden, N.H. -- Gerard "Frenchie" Nadeau, 76, died Saturday, July 4, 2015. He was born to the late Adaloid & Sara (LaPlante) Nadeau on Oct. 22, 1938. He grew up in Franklin where he attended grammar…