MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The historic barrage of snow and cold that struck New England this winter has pushed back the gardening season and left behind damaged bushes, trees and greenhouses - and gardeners clamoring to get their hands in the dirt.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The town of Pittsburg, New Hampshire, will receive $25,000 to build a gazebo and walking path at the town park as part of more than $575,000 in grants awarded by a charitable foundation to 16 organizations and projects throughout New Hampshire and bordering communities in Vermont and southern Quebec.
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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Lottery is helping to fund a program at the Charleston Elementary School that will have eighth graders working with local elders to explore how communication has changed over time.
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) - Nashua police say a Hudson man is accused of pointing a gun at a driver in a road rage incident and then calling police.
WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) - Green Mountain Power is urging motorists to avoid Interstate 89 between exits 14 and 15 in Winooski while crews run new electric cables across the highway.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Tomie dePaola, the author and illustrator of "Strega Nona" and many other books for children, will be the featured guest at an event hosted by the New Hampshire Humanities Council.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The U.S. Marshals Service says a total of 41 fugitives have been arrested in Vermont as part of a six-week national enforcement effort.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Families can explore New Hampshire's wildlife resources and outdoor traditions at the annual Discover Wild New Hampshire Day.
DANVILLE, Vt. (AP) - The post office in Danville is officially being renamed for Thaddeus Stevens, the Vermont-born congressman who became known for his efforts to abolish slavery.
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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - In a story April 16 about a bill to put restrictions on guns in Vermont, The Associated Press misreported what a lawmaker said. Democratic Rep. Barbara Rachelson said she hoped her colleagues, not just Republicans, would show as much concern for people with mental illness when it came time to vote on budgets for programs serving them.
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RICHFORD, Vt. (AP) - A fire has destroyed a home in the Vermont town of Richford near the Canadian border.
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LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman who fled the state with her 8-year-old daughter a decade ago amid a custody dispute is facing a new charge of witness tampering.
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Two hikers have been rescued after one fell about 60 feet down a rocky embankment into Lake Champlain and the other was injured trying to pull her from the water.
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) - The Republican Party's most ambitious stormed into New Hampshire on Friday for an early state showdown that highlighted the diversity, political challenges and sheer size of the GOP's 2016 presidential class.
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