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Workers enter Tractor Supply in Lebanon, N.H., on Feb. 25, 2015. Construction of the 19,000-square-foot store is scheduled to finish in May. (Valley News - Sarah Shaw) <p><i>Copyright © Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.</i></p>

Business Notes: March 1, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Lebanon — A year after the Lebanon Planning Board approved design plans for a new Tractor Supply outlet along Miracle Mile, construction is now underway for the farm and garden superstore. Ground was broken on the 19,000-square-foot building on Dec. 22 and is tentatively scheduled to open by Memorial Day, the Tennessee-based company said in news release. The store, located …

Service Note: March 1, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Christopher H. Chase graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in …

Hartford Debates Spending Plan

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hartford — During a forum for municipal candidates on Saturday, an incumbent running for re-election to the Selectboard revealed that he planned to vote against the municipal budget, and an incumbent running for re-election to the School Board said he no longer supported the concept of an artificial turf field at Hartford High …

Hartford Makes Ancient Road Public

Thursday, February 5, 2015

White River Junction — The town of Hartford already has more road miles than any other municipality in the state, but it’s about to get a little longer. On Tuesday night, the Selectboard voted to formally declare Old …

A Spark of Education: Lebanon Community Center Teaches Health, Fitness

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Lebanon — Occupying a corner of the former Lebanon Junior High building, the Spark Community Center is a new place of learning. Among the facility’s educational programs is a health and fitness class, led by Executive Director Brett …

Chester Gadzinski

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Belmont Mich. — Chester Gadzinski, 86, formally of White River Jct., Vt. passed away Friday, Jan 30, 2015, in his home in Belmont with his wife, Priscilla and sons, Eric, Peter and John at his side. Internment in South Strafford, Vt. will be at a later date. …

Claremont Man Sentenced, Then Set Free

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

White River Junction — A Claremont man entered Windsor Superior Court in shackles on Tuesday to be sentenced to 20 months in prison, but he left through the front door of the White River Junction courthouse later that afternoon, without serving another day behind bars. Judge Karen Carroll …

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 …

Hartford School Board Has Deficit of Decorum

Monday, February 2, 2015

Hartford — In the wake of an argument that temporarily shut down a Hartford School Board meeting, board Chairman Kevin Christie and member Paul Keane have both issued apologies for their behavior. Keane started the argument during a …

Hartford Man Pleads Not Guilty to Drug, Pipe Bomb Allegations

Monday, February 2, 2015

White River Junction — The Hartford man facing drug and explosives charges after a police raid on the home he shared with his elderly mother and teenage daughter was held on $25,000 bail following a hearing in Windsor …

We Can Weld It! Class Helps Women Gain Metalwork Experience in Comfortable Setting

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Hartford — Soul music pouring from the shop speakers competed with the clanging of a hammer on metal and the electric sizzle of welders on a recent evening at Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. Wearing masks or …

At the Hospitals: Feb. 1, 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Mt. Ascutney Hospital Diabetes Education Program Earns Accreditation Windsor — The Diabetes Self-Management Education Program at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center was recently accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Education. The certification is awarded to programs …

Hartford Road Is A Muddled Path

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Hartford — A town-commissioned land survey has yielded some answers in a neighborhood dispute on Wallace Road, but it has also raised new questions. “It’s not at all as clear an answer as you should have at the …