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Outfitted with small boats and manageable sails, sailing camp students, ranging from 9-13, set out from the Dartmouth Sailing Facility to learn new skills in the middle of Mascoma Lake on  June 23, 2015. Regardless of skill level, each student spends at least two hours of time on the lake, weather permitting, learning how to read the wind, smoothly turn the boat, and how to manage a capsized vessel. 
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Raising Sails, And Skills: Dartmouth Instructors Help Kids Get Comfortable on Water

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Children who attend sailing camp might start off as novices, but by the time it ends, they are sailors. Instructors at the camp, run by the Dartmouth Sailing Facility on Lake Mascoma, make sure of it. “By the end of the week they can usually sail the boat to where they want and end up back at the …

Engagement: Hardan — Bourdon

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Katrina Hardan and Curtis Bourdon have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jay and Kathy Hardan, of Enfield. She graduated from Mascoma Valley Regional High School in 2009 and earned an associate degree in liberal arts in 2013 and an associate degree in radiologic technology in 2015, both …

Birth Announcements: Aug. 2, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital MORRILL — A daughter, Jordan Lily Morrill, born on June 9, 2015, to Jennifer and Thomas Morrill, of Enfield. …

High School Notes: Hanover’s ‘Baseball Guy’ Takes a Break

Friday, June 19, 2015

Hanover — Mike Jackson has plans to see Wrigley Field for the first time this summer. It was bound to happen; after all, how can any self-professed “baseball guy” carry the weight of the title without having visited …

Heating Aid Agency Tri-Cap to Close Offices in Lebanon, Woodsville

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Lebanon — Tri-County Community Action Program, the social service agency that provides heating-fuel assistance and other critical funding for needy North County residents, is closing five of its eight walk-in offices, including Lebanon and Woodsville, officials said Wednesday. …

Mascoma Seniors Thank Supporters

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Canaan — Making their way through kindergarten and 12 more years of classes, the going wasn’t always smooth. Especially in middle school. “Most of us got a little risky and a little off our path,” Michaela Selinga, president …

Deborah P. Argent-Webber

Friday, June 12, 2015

Shrewsbury, Vt. — Deborah (Debbie) Pearl Argent-Webber, 53, of Shrewsbury passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015, surrounded by her loving family, following a courageous battle with colon cancer. She was born on Sept. 26, 1961, in Bangor, Maine, the daughter of Parker and Jennie (Veinote) Argent Jr. Debbie …

Joseph H. Sears

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Family and friends of Joseph H. Sears are invited to attend the committal prayers of Mr. Sears on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at 3 p.m. at the Wells Cemetery in Canaan, N.H. Mr. Sears died Feb. 26, 2015 at the age 70. Arrangements are by …

‘A Story to Tell’: Ex-Addict From Hartford Graduates From CCV a Changed Man

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — On his first day of class, drug addict Wayne Miller, 27, of White River Junction, had a plan to scam Community College of Vermont for the value of his tuition check. On his last day …

Excavating the Shakers

Friday, June 5, 2015

Forgive Michael O’Connor if you don’t find him in the curator’s office at the Enfield Shaker Museum over the next couple of weeks. Better to look in one of the rectangular pits that faculty and student archaeologists from …

A New King Of the Hill: Riess in Charge at Whaleback

Monday, June 1, 2015

Enfield — The Upper Valley Snow Sports Foundation has introduced Gerd Riess as its newest mountain manager, and that’s only part of the reason Whaleback Mountain’s nonprofit ownership group is excited for the next ski season. The organization …

Birth Announcements: May 31, 2015

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center CHIASSON — A daughter, Juliana Arlene Chiasson, born on April 30, 2015, to Alissa Thompson and Jeremy Chiasson, of Enfield. BOYER — A son, Andrew Michael Boyer, born on May 3, 2015, to Susan Boyer, of Woodstock. ROGERS — A daughter, Olivia Deborah-Jean Rogers, born …

Long-Debated Renovation Begins at Mascoma Campus

Friday, May 29, 2015

West Canaan — There’s a new show in town, and it doesn’t cost a penny. Construction at Mascoma Valley Regional High School began little more than a month ago, and Enfield resident Kate Plumley Stewart, vice president of …