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Native Trees, Shrubs Planted Along Upper Valley Rivers

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Pomfret — More than 2,000 trees have been planted along six Upper Valley rivers in New Hampshire and Vermont this spring. The 2,200 native trees and shrubs will reduce erosion, improve water quality, reduce in-stream temperatures by providing shade, increase habitat for fish and wildlife, increase summer food for songbirds and other wildlife, and stabilize the stream banks, said the Connecticut River Watershed Council said in a recent news release. …

For Town Forests, a Quiet Century of Regrowth

Saturday, May 23, 2015

At 1,822 feet , Wright’s Mountain is the highest point in Bradford, with commanding views east to Mount Moosilauke in New Hampshire and west to the Waits River watershed. On an early spring morning the air is riot with bird song: the rapid fusilla de of oven birds, the twittering of warblers, the …

Local Roundup: Hartford Baseball Drops First of Season

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

White River Junction — Be careful for what you wish, as the Hartford High baseball team found out Monday during a 4-2 loss to Mount Anthony. The setback was the Hurricanes’ first of the season, dropping them to 12-1, and it came with a dramatic ending that left a home fan and a …

Local Roundup: Mascoma Boys Basketball Catches Winning Fever

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

West Canaan — If winning can be contagious, it’s safe to say the Mascoma High boys basketball team has caught the bug. The Royals used a collective hot-shooting touch to beat visiting Stevens 71-47 on Tuesday night. Mason …

Births Announcements: Feb. 1, 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Gifford Medical Center DEDAM — A son, Safford Daniel Dedam, born on Jan. 14, 2015, to Rose and Alfred Dedam, of Bethel. Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital ADAMS — A son, Cason Isaac Adams, born on Dec. 29, 2014, to Sarah and Ron Adams, of Bradford, Vt. …

Katherine Burgess

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Katherine Burgess, 93, of Bradford died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at her home in her sleep. She was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Vershire, Vt. the daughter of Truman and Nettie (Bixby) Parshley. She worked doing housework at various homes in the area and for …

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, …

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. …