Hi 62° | Lo 50°

Just Posted

7 minutes ago
Police find nothing at schools after bomb threat

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) - Police in Bedford, New Hampshire, say nothing was found after they searched a high school and middle school complex that canceled classes because of a bomb threat.

Today at 11:31AM
Inn worker pleads guilty to taking more than $200K

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont woman has been sentenced to 15 months in prison after she pleaded guilty to taking more than $200,000 from an inn she worked at over several years.

Today at 11:31AM
Chen recommends some changes to DCF

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Acting Agency of Human Services Secretary Harry Chen says he wants to increase staffing levels and training at the Department for Children and Families, but he is not calling for a major overhaul of the department.

Today at 10:59AM
New Hampshire police believe suspect is in Georgia

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Authorities say a man who is suspected of killing his parents and setting their house on fire in New Hampshire is believed to be in Atlanta, Georgia.

Today at 10:47AM
Principal: Bomb threat likely 'a very bad hoax'

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) AAA" School officials in Bedford, New Hampshire, have canceled classes at the high school and middle school complex while they assess the credibility of a bomb threat.

Today at 10:29AM
New restriction on New England cod fishing debated

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators are debating emergency restrictions to the Gulf of Maine's cod fishery.

Today at 05:07AM
Vermont's IBM plant hiring; job fair Friday

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Labor says IBM's seminconductor manufacturing facility in Essex Junction is hiring.

Today at 05:05AM
State Child Support Services switching computers

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Division of Child Support Services is switching over to a new computer system over the next few days, which won't allow staff to access records.

Today at 04:07AM
Chen to recommend changes to DCF

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Acting Agency of Human Services Secretary Harry Chen is expected to release a report with recommendations for restructuring the child welfare agency to improve the commissioner's ability to focus on child protection.

Today at 04:05AM
Expanded Medicaid enrollment hits 18,500

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - More than a third of those eligible for coverage under New Hampshire's newly expanded Medicaid program have signed up since enrollment began three months ago, according to the state Department of Health and Human Services.

Today at 01:02AM
Leona F. Price

Gibsonia, Pa. -- Leona F. Price, age 80, of Gibsonia, formerly of Claremont, N.H., on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. Born on June 11, 1934 in Claremont, daughter of the late Leonard & Lena (St. Martin) Bugbee.…

Today at 01:02AM
Ex-CIA Official Talks Security

Hanover -- A former deputy and acting director of the CIA was introduced as "the most interesting man in the world" to a packed auditorium at Dartmouth College during a public conversation on Tuesday afternoon…

Today at 01:02AM
Efforts to Cut Health Costs Limp Along

Lebanon -- An effort by the Medicare program to remake how providers of medical services and products get paid yielded modest gains to some Vermont participants during 2013, while the prospect of missed…

Today at 01:02AM
Claremont Death Likely a Suicide

Claremont -- A woman found dead Tuesday morning on a cement abutment at the edge of the Sugar River took her own life, according to police. Authorities have not released any details about the woman,…

Today at 01:02AM
Liberty Utilities Customers' Rate to Increase This Winter

Lebanon -- The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission has approved Liberty Utilities' request for a winter energy charge rate increase, which could see the typical residential customer's electric bill…

Today at 01:02AM
Mary L. Hazen

Canaan, N.H. -- The graveside service for Mary L. Hazen has been scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Grafton, N.H. Mary passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at…

Today at 01:02AM
Gerald "Jardy" Jarvis Rice

Windsor, Vt. -- Gerald "Jardy" Jarvis Rice, 84, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away quietly next to the love of his life early Sunday morning, Sept. 28, 2014, at his home in Windsor. He was born…

Today at 01:02AM
Woodstock Leaf Peepers Will See Work on Bridge

Daniels Construction foreman Brad Black sets up scaffolding to replace support cables on the Union Street covered bridge in Woodstock on Tuesday. The project, which also includes replacing other worn-out…

Today at 01:02AM
Charles A. Hodgdon, Jr.

Norwich, Vt. -- Charles A. Hodgdon, Jr., 65, died Monday Sept. 29, 2014, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. He was born Sept. 25, 1949, in Lebanon, a son of Charles and Helen (Johnson)…