Fairlee

Local Roundup: Woodsville’s Bemis Scores 1,000th Point

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Wells River, Vt. — Waste not, want not. Efficiency was the name of the game for the Woodsville High boys basketball team in a 70-41 victory over visiting Blue Mountain on Monday night as the Engineers steamrolled to a big early lead and senior Jaret Bemis crossed the career 1,000-point barrier. Bemis, averaging 18.1 points per game this season, needed 14 points coming in to reach the plateau. Woodsville led 23-8 after the first quarter as Bemis racked up 13 quick points. The Engineers’ defense then forced a turnover early in the second that Bemis converted into an easy layup for points 1,000 and 1,001. …

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 …

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 …

Business Notes: Sept. 27, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hanover — The architecture firm UK Architects, which has designed some of the most recognizable buildings in the Upper Valley, has formed a partnership with Charrette Venture Group to help advise and expand the five-person architecture firm. Charrette, based in the college town of Grinnell, Iowa, specializes in …

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 …