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Nov 25
Roads could be tough, but ski industry likes snow

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Roads could get slick across Vermont and heavy snow could cause power outages, but ski resorts are welcoming what could be a foot of snow in parts of the state.

Nov 25
Amid busy travel, New Hampshire set for 1st storm

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A storm sweeping up the East Coast is expected to blanket New Hampshire with its first significant snowfall of the season.

Nov 25
Kelsie Lorraine Gleason

West Lebanon, N.H. -- Kelsie Lorraine Gleason, age 24, a resident of West Lebanon, formerly of Naperville, Ill, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. She was born May 21, 1990 in Hinsdale,…

Nov 25
Stewart P. Washburn

Portland, Maine -- Stewart P. Washburn, 85, of Portland, Maine, formerly of South Dartmouth and Worcester, Mass., died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born in Claremont, N.H., April…

Nov 25
Lebanon Schools Tight on Space

Lebanon -- School officials are weighing options to address a space crunch at the city's elementary schools, primarily at the Hanover Street School. Though nothing has been finalized, officials discussed…

Nov 25
Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir

Hanover, N.H. -- Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir, of Hanover, formerly of Riverdale, N.Y., died on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, surrounded by her family, from pancreatic cancer. She is survived by Louis Sapir, her…

Nov 25
Roger A. Bunten

Charlotte, Vt. -- Roger A. Bunten, 67, of Charlotte (formerly of Orford, N.H.) passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. A complete obituary will be published at a later date.

Nov 25
Ferguson Rumble Felt in Twin States

West Lebanon -- Racial profiling is alive and well in the United States, African-American men in the Upper Valley say, though whether they agree that police bias played a part in recent events in Ferguson,…

Nov 25
Thetford Ups Budget for Chief

Thetford -- The Selectboard Monday night voted to increase the salary range that the town could offer its police chief by about $2,000 by altering part of the "wage matrix" that determines employees' salaries…

Nov 25
Editorial: Why Hartford Taxpayers Are Wary

Hartford school officials are worried that a new state mandate to provide support for pre-kindergarten education could pose a $150,000 budget problem next year. That, School Finance Director Jim Vezina…

Nov 25
Column: We Give Thanks, but Do We Share Our Blessings With Others?

Montpelier I was scheduled recently to do some after-dinner storytelling at a trade meeting, and just before supper was idly browsing the vendors' tables set up on one side of the room. One of the…

Nov 25
Column: Obama Is Doomed to Repeat Recent History

Washington When Barack Obama looks in the mirror these days, he must see a terrifying visage staring back at him: that of George W. Bush. In a cruel echo of history, Obama is morphing into the president…

Nov 25
Gifts for Use in the Garden

It's that time of year again: time to find the perfect present for Aunt Edna, Uncle Bob and everyone else we love. Gardeners on my list are pretty easy to buy for because there are so many wonderful gifts…

Nov 25
Cost of Thanksgiving Rises, But Not by Too Much

Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but -- and here's something you can be truly thankful for -- it probably won't empty your wallet. The price for putting Thanksgiving dinner on the table…

Nov 25
Column: The Cosby Myth Is Dead, So Stop Cheering

Two standing ovations. That's what Bill Cosby, in a "Hello Friend" sweatshirt and with a fist clenched above his head in defiance, received Friday night at a performance in his "Bill Cosby 77" tour at…