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New School, New Challenge

Innocent Mpoki begins classes today at Middlebury College, one of 660 students in the class of 2018, of which 73 are international students; Mpoki also falls into the 14 percent of students who are the…

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N.H. Senate Candidate Runs 'Protest Campaign'

Grafton -- The Free State Project activist challenging state Sen. Jeanie Forrester in New Hampshire's Sept. 9 Republican primary is running what he calls a "protest campaign" from his home in Florida. …

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Thetford Preserves Annual Tradition

Post Mills -- Caleb and Aidan Salisbury awaited the start of Monday morning's Labor Day parade in Post Mills on the stone steps of Peabody Library with their mother Toni Safford, of East Thetford. To…

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Cardigan Mountain Teacher Goes to Camp

Canaan -- Cardigan Mountain School science department Chairman David Auerbach spent part of late July at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala., mentoring middle school teachers of science…

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Column: Let's Talk About the Wide Racial Divide

The tragic events in Ferguson, Mo., following the police shooting death of a young African-American man, have ignited a national conversation around deeply rooted racial tensions in America. Last week…

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Column: Health Care and Climate Catastrophes

Last week, leading health authorities were huddled at World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, discussing how to confront one of the most urgent threats to humanity. It's not Ebola.…

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Editorial: A Climate for Change: U.S. Can Lead Global Carbon Cuts

Probably the most persuasive argument against U.S. action on global warming is China. No U.S.-only initiative can stop the planet from warming. Any effective response to climate change will require broad,…

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Tuesday Forum: A Wonderful Father; An Exemplary Candidate; Peter Welch's Many Strengths

A Wonderful Father and Example To the Editor: It was a nice surprise to see my father, George G. Gyorky, mentioned in the Aug. 27 editorial, "A Day in the Life: Bright Moments in a Dark World." …

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Minorities Are Now Majority In U.S. Schools

Kennett Square, Pa. -- For the first time, U.S. public schools are projected this fall to have more minority students than non-Hispanic whites, a shift largely fueled by growth in the number of Hispanic…

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First-Graders Share Their Wisdom

Chicago -- With the school year starting, we interviewed dozens of first-graders to ask what advice they would give the incoming kindergarten class. The children's answers ranged from enlightening to…

Sep 1
FAA: Small plane crashes upon takeoff in NH

NORTH HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) - Federal officials say a small airplane has crashed while taking off from an airfield in North Hampton, New Hampshire.

Sep 1
Unions call for FairPoint to return to table

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Hundreds of union workers chanting slogans and waving signs used a Labor Day rally in Maine's largest city to demand that FairPoint Communications return to the negotiating table.

Sep 1
Vermont college breaks ground on new center

PUTNEY, Vt. (AP) - Landmark College in Putney has begun construction of a $10 million education and research center focused on science, technology, engineering and math.

Sep 1
State to study erosion along Mascoma River

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire environmental officials will be walking and floating between Mascoma Lake and the Connecticut River this month to gather information about erosion.

Sep 1
UNH programs to hold research meeting

MADBURY, N.H. (AP) - Those interested in agricultural research are invited to attend a presentation this month at Kingman Farm in Madbury hosted by the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station and UNH Cooperative Extension.

Sep 1
2016ers jockey even before congressional elections

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House.

Sep 1
2016 hopefuls jockey even before mid-term contests

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - The finish line in November's mid-term elections is just the start of the next race for the White House.

Sep 1
Arsons worry some in Barre, others still feel safe

BARRE, Vt. (AP) - After a string of arson fires, some residents of Barre, Vermont, say they have become more vigilant while others say they do not feel unsafe.

Sep 1
US Senate hopefuls differ slightly on minimum wage

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - None of the top Republicans running for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire wants to increase the federal minimum wage, and one of them wants to get rid of it altogether.

Sep 1
Officials to celebrate New Hampshire Apple Day

HOPKINTON, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan will be celebrating the start of apple harvest season by visiting a Hopkinton orchard.

Sep 1
Late New Hampshire primary can make November focus

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's late state primary leaves relatively little time for the winners to pivot toward the general election, so some candidates and parties are already thinking about November.

Sep 1
Norwich U museum affiliated with Smithsonian

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) - Officials at Norwich University say a museum on its Northfield campus has been designated the first and only Smithsonian Affiliate in the state of Vermont.

Sep 1
Corrections Dept recognized for energy efficiency

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Department of Corrections has been recognized by the state for its energy efficiency efforts.

Sep 1
Unions, politicians gather to celebrate workers

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Vermont labor unions are planning to rally for workers and their rights at two locations on Labor Day.