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Marques de Caceres, Spain 2013 Verdejo, $9.99 In the last couple of years, I may have had wines made from the white wine grape Verdejo, but I didn't give them much thought until recently when I had…

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Newbury Fire Engine Proposal Fails

Newbury, Vt. -- Voters at Tuesday's Town Meeting defeated an article to raise more than $340,000 for a new fire engine, but they did approve all other spending requests, including the general fund and…

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Jeanne B. Fifield

Concord, N.H. -- Jeanne B. Fifield, 67, of Concord, formerly of Pembroke, Manchester, Enfield and West Canaan, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Epsom HealthCare Center, Epsom, due to complications…

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Jeffrey F. McCanna

West Lebanon, N.H. -- Jeffrey F. McCanna, of West Lebanon, N.H., died Sunday, March 1, 2015, after a bout with chronic illness. He was 65. McCanna was defined by his charm, wry wit, good looks and blistering…

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Donald C. Berwick

Brandon, Fla. -- Donald C. Berwick, 82, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the James Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa, Fla. Donald was born July 31, 1932, in Lawrence, Mass. In 1937 along with his…

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Local Roundup: Woodstock Skiers Grab Four State Crowns in a Day

Mendon, Vt. -- Say this about this year's Woodstock Union High School skiing program: When the Wasps go out, they apparently go all out. In what may be one of the most complete performances in Vermont…

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Clarence Jacob Smith

West Lebanon, N.H. -- Clarence Jacob (CJ) Smith, 72, of West Lebanon passed unexpectedly on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. He was born in Brackenridge, Pa. on April 29, 1942, and was the son of Clarence Jacob…

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Claremont Parish Considers Reopening School

Claremont -- St. Mary's Catholic Parish has set up an online survey to gauge residents' interest in reopening the Catholic school, which closed in 2009. The 11-question survey asks about the distance…

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Keene Hospital Joins D-H Family

Lebanon -- New Hampshire regulators have approved Dartmouth-Hitchcock's deal to further bring under its wing a smaller hospital serving southwestern New Hampshire and southeastern Vermont, according to…

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Surprise in Cub Colors: Dartmouth's Hendricks In Chicago's Plans

Mesa, Ariz. -- Studying has never been a problem for Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks, who has a degree in economics from Dartmouth College. The right-hander enjoys baseball's scouting reports and…

Mar 3
Cheshire Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock deal approved

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - Officials say a closer affiliation between Cheshire Medical Center and Dartmouth-Hitchcock will allow more patients in southwestern New Hampshire and southeastern Vermont to receive care closer to home.

Mar 3
Bridgewater, Pomfret Agree to Merge Schools

Voters at Town Meeting in Bridgewater this morning voted 111-11 to close Bridgewater Village School. Later, voters in Pomfret finalized the plan, 84-2, which involves merging elementary school students…

Mar 3
On Town Meeting Day, Groton rejects ATV use on some roads

GROTON, Vt. (AP) - Groton voters rejected a proposal Tuesday to allow the use of all-terrain vehicles on some town roads in the longest Town Meeting Day debate since the rural community discussed a $1 fee for registering cats in 1999.

Mar 3
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the "Pick 4 Day" game were:

Mar 3
Hospitals report fewer uninsured patient at emergency rooms

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Emergency rooms are seeing fewer uninsured patients since the state expanded its Medicaid program to cover more poor adults, according to the New Hampshire Hospital Association.

Mar 3
Restaurant pays 101-year-old for his birthday breakfast

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A restaurant's policy to give customers a percentage off their bill on their birthday actually became a 7-cent refund for man who turned 101.

Mar 3
Restaurant pays 101-year-old man for birthday breakfast

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A restaurant's policy to give customers a percentage off their bill on their birthday actually became a 7-cent refund for man who turned 101.

Mar 3
New Hampshire unemployment rate unchanged

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Employment Security office says the state's unemployment rate for January was 4 percent, unchanged from December.

Mar 3
2 large maple producers setting up in Island Pond

ISLAND POND, Vt. (AP) - Two large maple syrup producers are setting up operations in the Northeastern Vermont community of Island Pond.

Mar 3
Woman sentenced to 4-plus years in credit card scheme

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) AAA" A Boston woman has been sentenced in New Hampshire to more than four years in federal prison for her role in a fraudulent credit card scheme.

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Vermont releases top 10 list of scams for 2014

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Attorney General's Office says the top scam of 2014 in the state dealt with callers saying they were from the Internal Revenue Service and requesting back taxes.