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Arturo Johnson, of Hanover, pulls ahead at the start of the CVC Championship cross country ski meet at the Stafford Nordic Center in Strafford, Vt. Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Johnson kept his lead and took first place with a time of 14:49.
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Local Roundup: Locals Split CVC Cross Country Ski Titles

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Strafford — The Lebanon High boys and Hanover High girls came home with Connecticut Valley Conference cross country skiing championships on Tuesday without the benefit of celebrating an individual victory. Instead, the Raiders and Marauders did a good job of packing their best skiers high up on the finish list to record their respective team wins at the Strafford Nordic …

5 Loons Rescued from Lake Sunapee

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Sunapee — Following the rescue of five loons trapped on Lake Sunapee last week, a New Hampshire nonprofit is urging the public to watch for others in similar predicaments. “With the unusually warm weather we have had so far this winter, and the fact that some loons may have molted their flight feathers …

Marathon Meet: After Nine Hours, Oxbow Teams Settle for Second

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Northfield, Vt. — It came down to the wire for Oxbow High’s girls indoor track and field team on Saturday in its race for a state title against defending Vermont Division II state champion Rice Memorial. After nine hours and more than 30 events, the Olympians were forced to settle for second place. …

Yoga Finds a New Dimension Outdoors

Sunday, September 27, 2015

It’s just after 10 a.m. on a sunny Saturday in Woodstock, and the dew hasn’t yet dried from the grass at the base of Mount Peg. As Amanda Anderson’s hiking yoga class settles into its warmup, participants can …

Leon C. Marsh, Jr.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Fairlee, Vt. — Committal services with Military Honors for Leon C. Marsh, Jr., 83, of Fairlee who died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, at 2 p.m. in the family lot in the Fairlee Village Cemetery in Fairlee. The Hale Funeral Homes …

Leon C. Marsh, Jr.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Fairlee, Vt. — Committal services with Military Honors for Leon C. Marsh, Jr., 83, of Fairlee who died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, at 11 a.m. in the family lot in the Fairlee Village Cemetery in Fairlee. The Hale Funeral Homes …

Paul Donald Saladino

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Rochester, N.H. — Paul Donald Saladino, 83, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, at his home in Rochester. He was born in Woodsville, N.H. on Aug. 8, 1932, the son of Peter Joseph and Nellie (Lange) Saladino. He graduated from Bradford Academy in 1951, where he charmed fellow students …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Judge Delays Release of Footage Concord — A judge has delayed the limited release of body camera footage from a deadly shooting by police in July, allowing himself four extra days to consider objections from attorneys on various sides. Redacted clips were scheduled to be released Monday, according …

Rivendell Soccer Deals Sharon First Loss of Season

Friday, September 18, 2015

Orford — It was a tale of two games between The Sharon Academy and Rivendell Academy on Thursday afternoon . The first, which lasted the entire first half and most of the second, was a bit one-sided. The …

School Notes: Thetford Woman Continues Education, by Teaching

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

With the elder of her two children through college and the younger well on his way, and with her Juneberry Music choral program up and running, Patricia Norton supposes that she finally could start pursuing the graduate degree …

Warren Robert Bishop

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Fairlee, Vt. — Warren Robert Bishop, 91, died on Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, at his summer home in Ely, Vt. Warren was born in Amsterdam, N.Y., on Oct. 9, 1923, to Clifton Hall and Minna (Radichel) Bishop. He was a graduate of Bentley College with his degree in …

Local Roundup: Woodstock Football Escapes Upset-Minded Oxbow

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — There was a point during Saturday’s Vermont Division III high school football clash between Woodstock and Oxbow when the Wasps were seemingly out for the count. It certainly wasn’t that way at the end of …

Patricia Maureen (Crafts) Ackerman

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Fairlee, Vt. — Patricia Maureen (Crafts) Ackerman, 85, of Fairlee died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder, Vt. She was born in Southwick, Mass. on Nov. 8, 1929, the daughter of Maurice Warren Crafts and Henrietta May Hebbel. She attended Teck High School …