Bradford

Ella Clough

Friday, January 30, 2015

Boscawen, N.H. — Ella Clough, 87, formerly of Lisbon, passed away on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at the Merrimack County Nursing Home. A native of Littleton, Ella was born on Dec. 3, 1927, a daughter to Arthur and Amanda Cassady. She married Armand Clough on July 8, 1945, who predeceased her on June 8, 1985. Surviving family members include two daughters, Winnona Vachon of Concord, N.H. and Edith Clough of …

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 graduated from Castleton State College in 1945. She was married to Hugh “Ross” Kinney on …

Local Roundup: Green’s Williams Denied Ivy Player of Year Honor

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hanover — Close, but no cigar. Dartmouth College junior quarterback Dalyn Williams’ hopes for capping a stellar season with the Ivy League’s Asa S. Bushnell Cup as the league’s offensive player of the year came up short on …

Legislators Face Serious Headwinds in Move to Single-Payer

Saturday, November 29, 2014

White River Junction — Vermont’s path-breaking health care reform project seems headed into daunting terrain that will challenge legislative leaders to find common ground, stay true to their principles and deal with increasingly difficult political and budget realities. “I’m seeing a yellow blinking light,” said state Rep. Sarah …

Demand Up at Food Pantries

Saturday, November 29, 2014

White River Junction — Two of the Upper Valley’s largest food pantries are reporting some of the highest demand they’ve ever seen, while leaders at several other organizations agree that more families are seeking help. Sara Kobylenski, executive …

Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Fairlee, Vt. — Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith, 82, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at Blue Spruce Home for the Elderly in Bradford, Vt. She was born in Pike, N.H., in her grandparents’ home on Feb. 14, 1932, the daughter of William and Rowena (Hartley) Lange. She received her …

Timothy (Tim) R. Withington

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Timothy (Tim) R. Withington, 55, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 after a long illness. He was born on Nov. 17, 1958, in Lebanon, N.H., the son of Merle (Sam) Withington and Eula (Withington) Bowley. He went to elementary school in Hartland and attended …

Bradford, Vt., Names Its First Rec Director

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Numerous organizations in Bradford, Vt., have expressed a desire to implement more programs related to nature and the outdoors. The town may have found the right person to work in those activities. Bonna Wieler recently became the town’s …

Mary Ann Barton Fair

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Las Vegas, Nev. — Mary Ann Barton Fair passed away on Nov. 10, 2014, at the Caring Hearts Care Home in Las Vegas where she has been for the past year. She was born Sept. 16, 1934 in Hanover, N.H. the daughter of Charles and Ruth Rogers Barton. …

Frances Putnam Hyde

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Frances Putnam Hyde of Bradford, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H. following a short illness. She was born Sept. 9, 1924, at home on the family farm in Bethel, Vt., the daughter of Frank and Jessie Archibald Putnam. Fran was …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth’s Williams an Ivy Honoree Again

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Hanover — This is starting to get repetitious … in a good way. Thanks to a record-setting afternoon in terms of total yards accumulated, Dartmouth College junior quarterback Dalyn Williams was chosen as co-winner of the Ivy League’s …

Frances P. Hyde

Friday, November 7, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Frances P. Hyde, 90, of Bradford died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Bradford United Church of Christ. There are no calling hours. …