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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 …

Anna Haurilick Wood Keir

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Anna Haurilick Wood Keir, 98, a longtime resident of North Hartland, passed away Sunday morning, May 11, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements …

Local Roundup: Hurricanes Storm to Latest Victory

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

White River Junction — Kaitlynn Woodward again stifled the opposition for the Hartford High softball team, tossing a complete game to lead the Hurricanes to an 8-2 victory over visiting Windsor on Monday afternoon. The junior hurler struck …

Wheels on the Bus

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Donald Bedell, of Hartland, waves at the school bus passing his home on Monday. His brother David Bedell was taking a break after raking. Donald Bedell had just returned home after driving his school bus route in town. …

Windsor Baseball Outlasts Springfield

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Windsor — In a battle of two team trying to make something of what remains of the baseball season, Windsor broke a 3-3 tie with two unearned runs in the sixth inning to back the four-hit pitching of Ethan Hill as the Yellowjackets downed Springfield on Saturday morning …

Letter: A Green Up Day to Warm the Heart

Sunday, May 11, 2014

To the Editor: Once again on Green Up Day, May 3, Hartland had an amazing turnout of volunteers who spanned the generations. Although we did not top our number of volunteers in 2010 (155), we came pretty close with 148 this year. A most heartfelt thank you to …

Robert Weston Morancy, Sr

Friday, May 9, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Robert Weston Morancy, Sr., 86, died Monday, April 14, 2014, at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in White River Junction, Vt. A graveside service will be held Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Vermont Veterans Cemetery in Randolph Center, Vt. Knight Funeral Home …

The Swing’s the Thing: Vermont H.S. Golfers Finally Getting on the Course

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

The Vermont Principals Association usually plans for its golf teams to get into action last among the spring sports, given the need to wait for the state’s courses to become playable first. It nearly didn’t work out that …

Local Roundup: Stevens’ Hussey Shines Under the Lights in No-Hitter

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Claremont — Ruthlessly efficient from the start, Chase Hussey tossed a no-hitter to lead the Stevens High baseball team to a 9-0 victory over Kearsarge under the lights at Barnes Park on Monday night. Hussey, a junior, needed …

Batting Cleanup in Burlington: Hartland Native Miro Weinberger Leads Vt.’s Biggest City

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Burlington — From the hipster college town by the (almost but not quite) Great Lake that launched the careers of Bernie, Ben and Jerry, now comes Miro (rhymes with burro). Miro Weinberger, that is, who grew up in …

Vt. School Consolidation Far Off But Still Generates Debate

Friday, April 25, 2014

Debate over whether to consolidate Vermont’s school districts and school boards appears likely to continue past the current legislative session in the statehouse. Sen. Dick McCormack, D-Bethel, said even if House Bill 883, which would mandate consolidation, had been voted out onto the House floor and approved this …