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Aug 30
Toledo soars past New Hampshire 54-20

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Phillip Ely passed for 337 yards and threw 4 touchdown passes in his first start and Toledo trounced New Hampshire 54-20 on Saturday night.

Aug 30
Jorgensen wins triathlon final, season title

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - Olympian Gwen Jorgensen won the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final on Saturday at Hawrelak Park to take the season title.

Aug 30
Saturday's Scores

Bellows Falls Union 25, Brattleboro 7

Aug 30
Group claims responsibility for Vermont Gas visit

HINESBURG, Vt. (AP) - An activist group claimed responsibility Saturday for a protest at the home of the Vermont Gas Systems president, saying it wanted to highlight the threat of eminent domain over the construction of a gas pipeline extension.

Aug 30
Motorcyclist brags to cops he hit 185 mph in chase

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire police say a motorcyclist clocked at 127 mph bragged after being arrested that he had reached 185 mph during the chase.

Aug 30
Motorcyclist tells police he hit 185 mph in chase

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire State Police say a 31-year-old Manchester motorcyclist told troopers he reached 185 miles per hour fleeing police before crashing into a guardrail after he got off Interstate 393.

Aug 30
Man shot by Vermont police facing new charges

ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) - A 27-year-old Vermont man recovering from wounds suffered when he was shot by state police following a high speed chase has pleaded not guilty to a variety of charges from the incident.

Aug 30
Unabashed, uphill run for Hemingway campaign

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Andrew Hemingway's campaign headquarters in an office building in Manchester pays homage to Republicans past and present: The walls are covered with campaign signs for Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush, Mitt Romney and John McCain to name a few.

Aug 30
Protesters visit home of president of Vermont Gas

HINESBURG, Vt. (AP) - Police say about two dozen protesters have visited the home of the president of Vermont Gas Systems.

Aug 30
Vermont Fish & Wildlife offering deer hunt classes

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is offering seminars to help get people started in deer hunting.

Aug 30
UNH freshmen moving in this weekend

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - More than 3,000 University of New Hampshire freshmen are moving into their dorms this weekend, the school's largest incoming class ever.

Aug 30
Vermont officials: mosquito tips after West Nile

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - With new test results indicating that West Nile virus is present in every part of Vermont, state health officials are offering tips on avoiding bites from mosquitoes that can carry the disease.

Aug 30
UNH starts community care coordination program

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - The University of New Hampshire has created a program to fill a need expressed by medical and social service professionals to bridge services provided by hospitals and those in the community.

Aug 30
Solid apple crop expected in Northern New England

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A cold winter and trees still weary from last season's massive apple crop have Northern New England growers eyeing a decent but not spectacular harvest this year.

Aug 30
Police say protesters visit head of Vermont Gas

HINESBURG, Vt. (AP) - Hinesburg police say about two dozen protesters visited the property of the president of Vermont Gas Systems.

Aug 30
Groups hope to restore World War I memorial

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - Residents in Laconia, New Hampshire, are hoping to spruce up the town's World War I memorial, which is in disrepair because of exposure to the elements.

Aug 30
Vermont city offers $20k reward in 4 arson fires

BARRE, Vt. (AP) - Barre police say a $20,000 reward is being offered for help finding the person or people responsible for a string of four arson fires reported in the Vermont city in the last month.

Aug 30
'My Focus Is on Kids First'

Plainfield -- Remember The Little Engine That Could, the children's book about the tank engine that, while facing a tough task, chanted to itself, "I think I can, I think I can" until, suddenly, it could? …

Aug 30
Estelle Miller Jackson

Corinth Corner, Vt. -- Eleanor Estelle Jackson died peacefully at the Blue Spruce Home in Bradford, Vt. on Aug. 28, 2014, at the age of 103. Born Eleanor Estelle Miller on Sept. 25, 1910, in Plainview,…

Aug 30
Newport Shooting Injures One Man

Newport -- Police said they have identified all of the people "involved" in a Laurel Street shooting that led to a man being airlifted to the hospital Thursday evening. Nobody is in custody, however, and…

Aug 30
Exonerated Upper Valley Researcher Offers Critique of VA

Lebanon -- The disclosure statement filed by the co-author of a three-page opinion piece published by the New England Journal of Medicine on Aug. 28 -- "Dr. Weeks previously worked for the VHA" -- is stark…

Aug 30
Laura Washburn Verry

Orfordville, N.H. -- Laura Washburn Verry, 94, of Orfordville died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at 1 p.m. in…

Aug 30
Ruth M. Pratt

Woodstock, Vt. -- Our very special angel, Ruth M. Pratt arrived in heaven on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Ruth passed peacefully at the home of her daughter Debbie in Woodstock. She was born March 26, 1924,…

Aug 30
Josephine "Josie" Inez Vasquez

North Haverhill, N.H. -- Josephine "Josie" Inez Vasquez, 84, died on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at her home. She was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, Jan. 21, 1930, the daughter of Juan and Dolores (Vega)…