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Barnard Man Arraigned on Assault Charge

Thursday, March 5, 2015

White River Junction — A 42-year-old Barnard man pleaded not guilty earlier this week to sexually assaulting a Woodstock girl on two separate occasions. Gregory Clasby was arraigned in Windsor Superior Court on Monday on two felony counts: lewd and lascivious conduct with a child and aggravated sexual assault with a victim under the age of 13. He is being held at Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield, Vt., on …

Both Budgets Fail in Hartford

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Hartford — Voters in Hartford rejected both the school and the town budgets, leaving town leaders just weeks to come up with alternative budget plans that will be more palatable to the public. With 1,674 ballots cast, the school budget failed by just 64 votes, on a vote of 726 to 790. Voters …

Hands On at Town Meeting

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Photos from Vermont Town Meeting 2015. …

Norwich Businessman Leads Benefit for Upper Valley Haven

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Norwich — Dan and Whit’s on Main Street in Norwich is at the center of town in more ways than one. It’s where neighbors pick up groceries and kibitz, where a well-worn public bulletin board promotes everything from …

Hartford’s Forgotten Sacrifice: Historical Society Seeks Help Restoring World War I Tribute

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Hartford — No one is quite certain how long the town’s World War I monument has sat dismantled in the basement of the Garipay House. The original wooden monument, with names on cast-iron plates, might have been destroyed …

Call for Volunteers

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Hartford — The Hartford Historical Society doesn’t just need volunteers to help restore the monument. There are other ways to become involved. Those with experience writing grants are needed to apply for funding for future projects. People with carpentry skills are needed to make improvements to the space. …

Jacks Pull Away From Hurricanes

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Windsor — Hartford High kept it close for a while, but couldn’t keep up as Windsor celebrated senior day with a 62-46 boys basketball win Saturday. Having trailed by slim margins early, the visiting Hurricanes built a 28-25 …

Clubbing It: Unofficial or Not, Thetford Celebrates a Title

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — The Thetford Academy boys indoor track and field team may not have officially won Saturday’s VPA Division II state championship meet, but the Panthers had little trouble celebrating their “mythical” title. Though ineligible for a …

Hartland Man Charged in Alleged Quechee Hollow Break-Ins

Thursday, February 12, 2015

White River Junction — A Hartland man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he broke into two occupied Quechee Hollow condominiums Tuesday evening, forcing the residents — who were apparently strangers to him — to hide themselves …

Camilla A. Cook

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

White River Junction, Vt. — Camilla A. Cook, 72, died unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. She was born on Sunday, Feb. 1, 1943, in Thetford, Vt. a daughter of Lyndon L. and Aletha Emma (MacFarlane) Tatro. She attended the Post Mills …

Scoop and Throw

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Toby Debattiste, of White River Junction, shovels snow off the roof of a mobile home in Chambers Village in White River Junction on Monday after one of his tenants complained of a leak.Valley News — Sarah Shaw …

Lebanon Libraries Receive Donation

Monday, February 9, 2015

West Lebanon — The city of Lebanon has emerged as the hub of the Upper Valley on a number of fronts, and now an anonymous gift to the city’s two public libraries is going to help expand their reach to Hartford. “People come from all over,” said Sean …

Local Roundup: Threesome Stomps Standards at Vermont Track Qualifier

Monday, February 9, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — It’s a fairly straightforward thing, qualifying for the New England Indoor Track and Field Championships. At least in Vermont, all it required was a top-six finish, regardless of division, in any of the events staged …