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Shumlin leads fundraising race

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - New campaign finance reports show incumbent Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin continues to lead the fundraising race over GOP challenger Scott Milne.

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Reputed drug cartel member to change plea in US

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A cousin of one of the world's most notorious drug lords who prosecutors say was working to distribute cocaine in the United States is due in a New Hampshire court Thursday for a change of plea hearing.

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Former educator accused of child luring

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - A former employee of the Rutland city school system has been accused of using Facebook to communicate sexually with a 15-year-old student and allowing the boy to sleep at her home.

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Painter Shows New Work at Kilton

Norwich resident S ue Bridge takes over the gallery space at the Kilton Public Library in West Lebanon with a show of pastels and watercolors that runs through Jan. 31 . There will be a reception for…

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Woodstock High-Schoolers Talk Politics With Milne

Woodstock -- Republican gubernatorial nominee Scott Milne campaigned in the Woodstock area Wednesday, spending more than an hour talking with students in the Woodstock Union High School library. Several…

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Sex Assault, Liquor Arrest Reports Rise at Dartmouth College

Hanover -- While the annual campus crime statistics released by Dartmouth College on Wednesday show that reports of forcible sex offenses and alcohol violations spiked last year, college officials said…

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Man Found Dead on Tracks

White River Junction -- Police are investigating the death of a 52-year-old homeless man whose body was found on the railroad tracks about 100 yards south of the White River Junction Amtrak station early…

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Howard Dean Barker

West Lebanon, N.H. -- Howard Dean Barker, 70, passed away peacefully on Friday morning, Sept 26, 2014. Services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the New Rye Church, 289 New Rye Road…

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Homer "Rocky" Stimpson

Bradford, Vt. -- Homer "Rocky" Stimpson, 74 of Bradford, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, following a sudden illness. He was born in Richford, Vt., on Sept. 27, 1940, and…

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Chauncey B. "Scott" Dunham

White River Junction, Vt. -- Chauncey B. "Scott" Dunham, 79, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at his home after a brief battle with lung cancer. He was born Nov. 17, 1934, in Lebanon, N.H., the son of Clarence…

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Lebanon Moves to Restructure Utility Rates

Lebanon -- The City Council unanimously pushed forward a proposal to alter sewer and water rate structures at its meeting Wednesday. The motion, put forward by Councilor Nicole Cormen and approved by…

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Iowa Firm Buys Vermont Castings

Randolph -- Only 14 months after the company was taken over in a management-led buyout, Vermont Castings has been sold again -- this time to HNI Corp., an Iowa-based wood-burning stove, fireplace and office…

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Alexander J. LeClair, Jr.

Lebanon, N.H. -- Alexander J. LeClair, Jr. of Quail Hollow, formerly of Newbury, N.H., died on Sept. 30, 2014, at Genesis Healthcare in Lebanon with his family at his side after a long period of declining…

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Column: Actions for a Better Claremont

Last week a group of citizens of Claremont and I gave the City Council a presentation in which we outlined what we learned through an unofficial survey about the issues (we call them opportunities) that…

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Editorial: The Joys Of Summer

Before consigning summer 2014 to the dustbin of memory, let's tie up some loose ends. First, the weather: With the dark season on the near horizon, we're trying to remember when late summer and early…

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Column: Bad Timing for Eric Holder's Resignation

Who'll be the next attorney general? Washington's favorite parlor game is filling Cabinet vacancies; I like playing as much as the next pundit. Still, the more telling question is: Why are we playing this…

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Column: Missing History's Lessons

Refuse to think, assume the worst, overreact, disregard laws and rules and then pronounce yourself someone standing up for the best in education. That's what we've recently witnessed in Colorado's Jefferson…