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Court Records Detail Child Porn Case

Thursday, February 11, 2016

North Haverhill — A 43-year-old Haverhill man who in September pleaded guilty to child pornography charges was arrested at his Dartmouth College Highway home following an investigation initiated by a Vermont police detective, according to recently unsealed court documents. Bryan Keller became the subject of a Vermont Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force investigation in September 2014 after Detective Robert Snetsinger linked a child porn image that had been posted …

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 …

Candidates Pivot To New Hampshire

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Claremont — With voting in Iowa over, the presidential candidates still standing are headed to New Hampshire for a week of what for many will be last-chance campaigning. Three candidates, including U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., will be in the Upper Valley today, and two other heavyweights — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton — have events scheduled in vote-rich southern New …

Haverhill Selectboard Member Says She Quit Out of Frustration

Friday, January 1, 2016

Haverhill — A Selectboard member stepped down from the board just as the board appointed a new member and prepares to replace Haverhill’s outgoing town manager. Selectboard member Lynn Wheeler — the sole woman on the board — submitted her resignation last week, which Town Manager Glenn English …

Trump Campaign Claims Upper Valley Supporters Who Say They Didn’t Commit

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

West Lebanon — Nancy Partington isn’t a fan of Donald Trump. The Woodsville resident plans to vote for a Republican in the upcoming New Hampshire presidential primary, but thinks the billionaire businessman can sometimes be “a little erratic.” …

Edwin “Doc” Blaisdell, DVM

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

North Haverhill, N.H. — Edwin “Doc” Blaisdell, DVM, 88, peacefully joined his beloved wife, Kay, in heaven, at Brookside Nursing Home and Rehabilitation, White River Junction, Vt. on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. He was born in Laconia, N.H., June 18, 1927, to Ellis and Eva Merrill Blaisdell. Ed …

Sandra Rowe

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

North Sutton, N.H. — Sandra Rowe, born on May 18, 1960, of North Sutton, passed away after a long illness on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015. Sandy was predeceased by her daughter, Melissa Newell Allen. She is survived by her parents, Harold and Carol Rowe of North Sutton; her …

College Notes: Ex-Upper Valley Stars Filled Field Hockey Rosters

Friday, December 25, 2015

Let’s start off with the fall season: Field Hockey Bryant was 3-16 but freshman midfielder Emily Perryman (Lebanon) started every game and had five goals, two of which were deciding tallies during Bulldog victories. She added three assists. …

It’s About Time, and Distance: Wilcox, Daughter Turn Through-Hike Into Lesson

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Lyme — Dylan Wilcox was just 6 days old the first time she joined her father, Russell, to provide Appalachian Trail through-hikers with trail magic — gestures of kindness to help them along the way, commonly food and …

Local Roundup: TA Girls Roll Past Bucks

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Thetford, Vt. — The Thetford Academy girls basketball team has allowed just 15 total field goals in its opening two games, including those surrendered in a 53-31 victory over Blue Mountain on Monday night. But Thetford coach Eric …

Fernand Roger Fagnant

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Piermont, N.H. — Fernand Roger Fagnant, 80, of Knapp Road, died on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, at the Grafton County Nursing Home, North Haverhill, N.H. Fern was born on Sept. 26, 1935, in Troy, Vt. to Alcide G. and Laurette A. (Paquette) Fagnant. He was a graduate of …

Business Notes: Dec. 13, 2015

Sunday, December 13, 2015

White River Junction — With an eye on becoming part of the downtown village’s artsy vibe, fashion designer F.H. Clothing Co. has opened its first “satellite shop” on Gates Street across from Northern Stage, offering a boutique selection of clothing, jewelry and even books. Designer and entrepreneur Joan …

CRPT Talks Trails at Annual Meeting

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Hanover — Spur trails, new campsites and incorporating the Appalachian Trail were some of the topics discussed at the Connecticut River Paddlers’ Trail annual meeting Tuesday at Howe Library. The CRPT, a series of access points and primitive campsites spanning the trail’s source in northern New Hampshire to …