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May 29
Norwich UU Church Raises Over $1 Million

Norwich -- The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Upper Valley plans to break ground next week on more than $1 million in improvements to its church on Route 5 South. The congregation, which currently…

May 29
Editorial: Sanders to Clinton -- Talk Freely on Trade

It didn't take long for Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., to demonstrate why he is a valuable addition to the 2016 presidential campaign even though he has virtually no chance of winning it. A day after formally…

May 29
Column: Your Doctor Will Enter Your Data Now

Washington About a decade ago, a doctor friend was lamenting the increasingly frustrating conditions of clinical practice. "How did you know to get out of medicine in 1978?" he asked with a smile. …

May 29
Column: The Kids Don't Need Yet Another Snack

Not long ago, I got an email from the mother of a child in my son's class. The subject line alone was enough to jack up my blood pressure. "Aren't we done with this already?" I fumed to myself. "They're…

May 29
Movie Review: 'Far From the Madding Crowd' Depicts a Love Grown From the Land

The latest film adaptation of Far From the Madding Crowd will delight fans of period dramas. It checks off the required boxes with solid acting, gorgeous cinematography and all the frustrating, glorious…

May 29
Movie Review: 'San Andreas' Is a Disaster Film Strewn With Fault Lines

The disaster movie of the 1970s hasn't gotten any better, just better looking. Set during a record-breaking 9.6 magnitude earthquake along California's most infamous fault line, San Andreas is a triumph…

May 29
Dorothy A. William

Wilder, Vt. -- A Memorial Celebration for Dorothy A. William, 74, who died May 3, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. will be held at the Wilder Community Center, Wilder on Sunday…

May 29
Forum, May 30: What Direction in Norwich?; Koch Brothers, and Ben & Jerry; Adult Topics on the Comics Page

Celebrating Town Forests To the Editor: Thank you for the excellent article on May 23, "For Town Forests, a Quiet Century of Regrowth." As we celebrate these forests as community treasures, may I…

May 29
Anna Lynn Schotanus

Grantham, N.H. -- Anna Lynn Schotanus, 61, died unexpectedly on Friday, April 24, 2015, at her apartment in Falls Church, Va. Anna was born on June 9, 1954, at Fort Campbell, Ky. to Merle W. and Helen…

May 29
Kenneth Spaulding

Weathersfield, Vt. -- Kenneth Spaulding, 90, died Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. He was born Jan. 25, 1925, in Ludlow, Vt. a son of Ervin and Laura…

May 29
Woman sentenced to home confinement for benefits fraud

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont woman has been sentenced to six months of home confinement and ordered to repay more than $40,000 after she pleaded guilty to Social Security fraud.

May 29
Vermont Health Connect reaches key deadline this weekend

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Health Connect online insurance marketplace has been taken down as officials work to upgrade software and meet a deadline to make it easier for consumers to record changes in their circumstances that affect coverage.

May 29
Man from Canada accused of trying to buy 100 guns in NH

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A man from Canada has been charged with making false statements in an attempt to buy 100 handguns in New Hampshire.

May 29
White House vow to veto fishing law changes sparks fight

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A White House pledge to veto proposed changes to federal fishing laws has divided fishermen over whether the rule changes should be saved or scrapped.

May 29
Supporters of commuter rail not deterred by Senate vote

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Supporters of a plan to bring commuter rail from Boston to New Hampshire said the Senate's decision not to fund the next stage of the process is a bump in the road rather than an end to their efforts.

May 29
Driver identified in fiery crash in Canterbury

CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) - Police have identified the driver in a fiery crash in the town of Canterbury, New Hampshire.

May 29
Vermont's 911 system experiences 'phantom call' increase

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Officials with Vermont's 911 system say it experienced artificial spikes in call volume - also called phantom calls - for about an hour Thursday.