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Forum, July 23: More About the Co-op; No More Co-op; Thanks, Shawn Braley

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Don’t Rush to Judgment To the Editor: The recent controversy about firings at the Co-op seems to revolve around how a values-based organization could so abruptly dismiss employees considered by many to be very competent and helpful. We have long been Co-op members and one of us served on the Co-op board for many years, so we are fully aware both of co-operative values and of the complex issues inherent …

David Woodward

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

White River Jct., Vt. — David Woodward, 51, died unexpectedly on Sunday July 20, 2014. He was born Sept. 13, 1962, in Randolph, Vt. the son of Wallace E. and Raynetta (Clogston) Woodward. He is survived by four brothers, Milo of Deming, N.M., Lawrence of White River. Jct., Vt., Wallace Jr. of White River Jct., and Alfred of Lebanon, N.H.; a sister, Cyrena …

Four Towns Work on Waste

Saturday, July 19, 2014

White River Junction — Community leaders from several Upper Valley towns met Tuesday night to begin the slow process of considering collaborative solutions for collecting and processing the region’s trash, compost and recyclables. The unusual gathering of almost 60 S electboard and City Council members, municipal administrators, landfill operators and representatives from solid …

Sylvia (Tillie) N. Mace

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Sylvia (Tillie) N. Mace, 74, lifetime resident of Hartland died Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. She was born in Hartland on Sept. 26, 1939, to Harry J. Ashline and Mildred Murphy. She was married to Arnold Mace for 54 years …

Marion J. Rugg

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Marion J. Rugg, 85, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Monday evening, June 9, 2014, at the Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder, Vt. She was born June 22, 1928, in Hartland the daughter of Millard and Marion (Lobdell) White. She received her schooling in …

Marion J. Rugg

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Marion J. Rugg, 85, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Monday evening, June 9, 2014, at the Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Arthur W. Rosson

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — The committal service with military honors for Arthur W. Rosson, 84, a resident of Hartland, who passed away on April 24 at his home in Hartland, will be held Monday, June 16 at 12 noon at the Vermont Veterans Cemetery in Randolph Center, Vt. The …

Windsor, Hartford Athletes Take Home State Track Titles

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Fair Haven, Vt. — The word “dynasty” gets thrown around these days like darts at the Wednesday night league down at the bar. But we can at least say the U-32 boys track team is working on the …

Oxbow Softball Cruises Past Windsor to Advance

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — When it comes to winning dirty, the Oxbow Union High softball team has become downright filthy. An explanation: Influenced by what she witnessed on a spring trip to Long Island last year, longtime Oxbow coach Robin Wozny instituted a system of play she now calls …

Roland E. McKinney, Sr.

Friday, June 6, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Roland E. McKinney, Sr. died at home early Sunday morning, June 1, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, after a long battle with lung cancer. Born in Island Pond, Vt., he was the seventh of 12 children to the late Earl and Dorothy (Boutin) McKinney. …

Lawrence Ashline

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — A celebration of the life of “Lorry” Ashline who passed away on Dec. 22, 2013, will be held on June 7, 2014, starting at 11:30 a.m. at his home in Hartland at 98 Shute Rd . …

Windsor Baseball Plays Like a Team on a Mission

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Orford — The Windsor High baseball team made sure its first-ever meeting against Rivendell Academy wouldn’t be the last-ever game for Yellowjackets coach Don Swinyer. Senior Ethan Hill threw a complete-game four-hitter with eight strikeouts and no walks, Russell Simonds had two doubles and No. 11 Windsor overcame …

Swinyer Wins in Finale

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Windsor — While the Windsor High baseball team was a 3-1 winner over Bellows Falls on Saturday, it was not a particularly happy day for followers of Yellowjacket baseball: Don Swinyer coached his last game at MacLeay-Royce Field. Job obligations have forced Swinyer to resign from a position …