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Vermont man guilty of luring, killing teacher

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A part-time snowplow driver has been found guilty of killing a prep-school teacher who was lured from her Vermont home with a ruse about a broken down car.

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Vermont jury finds man guilty of killing teacher lured from her home; wife faces own trial

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Vermont jury finds man guilty of killing teacher lured from her home; wife faces own trial.

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Rutland police chief leaving for Washington job

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - Rutland Police Chief James Baker has announced he's leaving to take a job with the International Association of Police Chiefs in Washington.

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Students hand over video, photos of pumpkin chaos

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - The president of Keene State College says students are turning over video and photos of the mayhem that broke out during a family-friendly pumpkin festival over the weekend.

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Vermont man to serve 3 A years for fatal crash

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - A 21-year-old Vermont man has apologized for driving drunk in a head-on crash that killed a woman last year.

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John C. Coffrin

Ascutney, Vt. -- John C. Coffrin, 86, a long-time resident of Lebanon, N.H., died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at the Springfield Health and Rehabilitation Center in Springfield, Vt. He was born Oct. 30, 1927,…

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Lillian Verna Dow

Hartland, Vt. -- Lillian Verna Dow passed peacefully away in her home on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. She was born on April 11, 1934 in Gloucester, Mass.to Leroy and Nellie Durden. At her side were family…

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Joyce E. Post

Royalton, Vt. -- Joyce E. Post, 79 died on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the Menig Extended Living Facility in Randolph, Vt. She was born Dec. 16, 1934, in Greenfield, Mass., the daughter of Farrand and Grace…

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Caledonia District Has Three-Way Race

Bradford -- When it comes to electing someone to represent their views on health care at the Statehouse, voters in the Caledonia Senate district have three distinct choices -- one of three candidates for…

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Editorial: The Girth of a Nation

Economics is sometimes called the dismal science, but the study of weight loss is nearly as dreary. A recent story in this newspaper, however, seemed to offer a morsel of hope when its headline declared:…

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Mary "Mimi" (McQuiston) MacNamee

Lebanon, NH -- Mary "Mimi" (McQuiston) MacNamee died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Harvest Hill, from complications due to stroke. She was born in 1925 in Erie, Pa., to Daniel and Helene (Johnson) McQuiston.…

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Paul Towne

Tucson, Ariz. -- Paul Towne, 77, was born Feb. 26, 1937, to Lee and Helen Longe Towne, Sr. in South Pomfret, Vt., and passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Tucson. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor…

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Column: Beware a Republican-Controlled Congress

With two weeks to go until the midterms, and with polls pointing to the prospect that Republicans could take control of the Senate, the stakes are high -- not just for the Obama administration and congressional…

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Column: Beating Ebola Through a National Plan

The appointment of Ebola czar Ron Klain is an important initial step in mobilizing a coordinated national effort to confront this deadly virus. As the first U.S. hospital to successfully treat Ebola patients,…

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'Finding Your Roots' Explores High-Profile Family Histories

Those who develop a strong interest in their forebears tend to do so later in life. But that was not the way for Henry Louis Gates Jr. The Ivy League professor, whose fascinating genealogical show Finding…

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Madge M. Davis

Bethel, Vt. -- Madge M. Davis, 86, of Bethel, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Medway Manor in Medway, Mass. Arrangements are pending at the Day Funeral Home in Randolph.

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Investigators: Fire That Torched Police Cars Was Intentional

Thetford -- State fire investigators have determined that the fire that destroyed Thetford's three police cruisers last week was set intentionally. The cause of the fire, which was reported around…

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Craig R. Isabelle

Canaan, N.H. -- Craig R. Isabelle, 39, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014; Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Enfield for calling hours on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and again…

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Forum, Oct. 22: Debate About the Candidates; A Snow Deficit at Dartmouth

Havenstein Will Rebuild Economy To the Editor: Why we enthusiastically support Walt Havenstein for New Hampshire governor: His first priorities are to rebuild our state economy and in doing so, create…

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Boys Soccer Playoffs: Green Mountain Pulls Away From S. Royalton

Chester, Vt. -- Alex Montano, the South Royalton School's first-year boys soccer coach, thought he had his Royals all primed for the Vermont Division III tournament. "We finished the season pretty well…