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Local Roundup: ‘Whitchester’ Girls Win for Coach

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Woodstock — This one’s for the coach. With head coach Dennis Wood out of action due to emergency gall bladder surgery, the Whitcomb-Rochester girls basketball team fought off Craftsbury for a 50-38 victory in the Vermont Division IV quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon at Woodstock Union High School. The win sends the Hornets back to the semifinals at the Barre Auditorium for the first time since 1997. Playoff jitters won in …

Bradford Library Trustees Ask Voters to Approve Funds for a New Roof

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Bradford’s Town Meeting and Water and Sewer District Meeting will be held at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 3, in the Bradford Academy Auditorium. Bradford, Vt. — Library trustees will ask voters at Town Meeting to approve up to $250,000 to replace the slate roof on the public library and make other masonry …

Dana Lawrence O’Donnell

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Wells River, Vt. — Dana Lawrence O’Donnell passed away Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after a short illness. He was 58. Dana was born in Woodsville, N.H., Aug. 17, 1956, the son of Lawrence and Miriam (Beard) O’Donnell. He grew up in Bradford, Vt., and attended Bradford schools, graduating from Oxbow High School in 1974. On July 25, 1981 Dana …

Katherine Burgess

Friday, January 30, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Katherine Burgess, 93, of Bradford died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hale Funeral Homes and Cremation Care of Bradford, Vt. A complete obituary with service details will appear at a later date. …

Helena M. Kinney

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Helena M. Kinney, 89, of Bradford, died on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at Brookside Nursing Home in Hartford, Vt. Helena was born on March 27, 1925 in Bradford to Frank and Mabel (Davidson) Morrill. She was a graduate of Bradford Academy, Class of 1943 and …

Helena M. Kinney

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Helena M. Kinney, 89, of Bradford died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at Brookside Nursing Home in Hartford, Vt. Helena was born on March 27, 1925 in Bradford to Frank and Mabel (Davidson) Morrill. She was a graduate of Bradford Academy, Class of 1943 and graduated …

Helmut Krepper

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Helmut Krepper, born July 9, 1935, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, with his wife Maryjane at his side. Helmut was born in Kitzbuhel, Austria, and immigrated to the United States in 1962. He met Maryjane, and they married a year later in 1963 …

Business Notes: Jan. 18, 2015

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Lebanon — A new fitness has opened up in Lebanon at the site of an old fitness center. Element 6 Fitness, designed to offer clients strength conditioning and custom-designed workouts, has been opened by Amy Gamache and Nate Aldrich in the location previously occupied by KDR Fitness on …

Helena M. Kinney

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Helena M. Kinney, 89, of Bradford died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder, Vt. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hale Funeral Homes and Cremation Care of Bradford, Vt. A complete obituary will appear at a later date. …

Oxbow Basketball Looking for a Proper Endgame

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Under first-year coach Steve Carson, the Oxbow Union High boys basketball team has already surpassed last season’s win total. Now the Olympians just need to figure out how to finish close games — especially against Capital Division rival Lyndon Institute. For the second time in …

Civil Lawsuit Filed Against Musty, Oxbow Union High School District

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Chelsea — A former Oxbow Union High School student has filed a civil lawsuit against the former teacher who sexually abused her and the school district, alleging that officials didn’t do enough to prevent the abuse, according to the complaint filed in Orange Superior Court. The plaintiff, Tiffany …

Local Roundup: Wasps Rain Threes in Boys Hoop Win Over Hartford

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

White River Junction — The Woodstock High boys played two halves of basketball in recording their second win over Hartford in 48 hours on Monday. They scored half of their baskets from beyond the 3-point arc, mirroring leading …

Local Roundup: Thetford, Oxbow Track Win at UVM

Monday, January 12, 2015

Burlington — Competing against larger schools apparently didn’t faze the Thetford and Oxbow indoor track teams on Sunday. The Panther boys came away with a solid team victory at a Vermont Interscholastic Track Association meet at the University of Vermont, while the Olympian girls shared similar honors with …