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Today at 05:53PM
Police: 6 on ATVs on Lake Champlain rescued when ice breaks

BENSON, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Police say six people were rescued when they fell into Lake Champlain when the ice broke from under them while they were riding all-terrain vehicles home from an ice fishing trip.

Today at 11:28AM
Chodounsky defends slalom title at US Alpine Championships

CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) - A broken ski pole didn't discourage David Chodounsky in his first run. A few tiny bobbles up top couldn't deter him in his second, either.

Today at 09:55AM
Woman attempting to use median emergency lane hits car

NORTH HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire state police say they issued a citation to a woman who crashed into another car while attempting to reverse direction using a crossover that is restricted to emergency vehicles only.

Today at 09:40AM
Deadline for removing bobhouses in New Hampshire nears

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Sunshine and warmer weather may help remind Granite State fishermen that aIl bobhouses must be removed from the ice by the end of the day on Wednesday, April 1, according to state law.

Today at 12:53AM
Planting the Seeds of Partnership

Randolph -- With mucky fields peeking out from under the fast-melting snow, it won't be long before this year's crops start sprouting up across the Upper Valley. And as hunger for local food grows, an…

Today at 12:53AM
Column: Pride of Place, Pride of Plate, in Vermont and France

Like many who hail from the Green Mountain State, I enjoy sharing local food with family, friends and strangers. Whether cutting thick slices of Shelburne Farms cheddar for a perfect grilled cheese, shelling…

Today at 12:53AM
Skating 'Spectacular' Helps Support CHaD

Hanover -- A skating show at Dartmouth College last month raised $5,600 for Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. Matching funds will bring the total contribution to $11,200. The Skating Club at…

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People in Business: March 29, 2015

Guy Alderdice Jr., of Windsor, has joined the West Windsor office of The Vermont Agency, whose primary carrier is National Life Insurance Co. of Montpelier. Alderdice has 14 years of experience in the…

Today at 12:53AM
Steve Nelson: The Entitled Blame the Victims

Reading the news these days might lead one to believe that white folks, particularly straight male white folks, are a beleaguered minority. It reminds me of a Martin Mull "middle class blues" parody years…

Today at 12:53AM
Column: The Effects of a Soda Tax Are Hard to Predict

Obesity costs. A lot. The tab comes in obvious ways, like increased health-care costs, and less obvious ways, like decreased fuel efficiency. And we're all paying. Looking just at Medicare and Medicaid…

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U.S. Registry Adds Calif. Artists

With nods to the Doors, Sly & the Family Stone, the Righteous Brothers and Steve Martin, the latest selections to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry have a decidedly California slant. Each…

Today at 12:53AM
Around the Remote: Chuck Barney's TV Picks for March 29-April 4

Don't Miss Outlander -- Finally, it's time to get back to the gorgeous Scottish Highlands and the second half of Season 1 of this lavish drama that spans the genres of science fiction, history and…

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Editorial: A Sorry Record of Fraternity Abuses

A quick tour of the Internet strongly suggests that college fraternities across the country are engaging at present in what is often called in the news media a binge of "bad behavior." That term, though,…

Today at 12:53AM
The Life of a Resident Doctor

Lebanon -- During Kevin Koo's hardest day as a resident at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, he sat in a conference room with the family of a critically ill patient as they debated which, if any, invasive…

Today at 12:53AM
How Will You Die if You're a Rock Star?

There is much mystery surrounding the death of Tupac Shakur, killed in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas in 1996. Was Shakur's murder gang-related? Was it part of the East Coast/West Coast hip-hop rivalry…

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Miss Manners: Send Thanks Rather Than Announcement to Former Professors

Dear Miss Manners: I will be completing my graduate studies during the next college semester, and I'm unsure as to what the proper etiquette is regarding the mailing of announcements. I would like to…

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To Your Good Health: Increase in Prescription Price Can Be Hardship

Dear Dr. Roach: I had a partial thyroidectomy over 40 years ago due to an enlarged thyroid, which was benign. I have been on varying amounts of thyroid hormone replacement ever since -- initially Armour,…

Today at 12:53AM
Thailand's Leader Vows to Fight Slave Labor in Seafood Industry

Bangkok -- Thailand's junta leader has vowed to take legal action against companies using forced labor, after an Associated Press investigation revealed that fish caught by enslaved migrant workers was…

Today at 12:53AM
DNA of Yeast, Bacteria Yield New Flavors

New York -- Thanks to recent advances in synthetic biology -- a hybrid discipline of engineering and biology that makes possible the manipulation of DNA of microorganisms such as yeast, bacteria, fungi…