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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 …

Small Farmers Worry About Effect of Clean Water Rules

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Barnard — Farmers on the east side of the Green Mountains say they want to learn more about pending regulations being implemented under a new law devised largely to protect Lake Champlain. Signed into law by Gov. Peter …

Trial Date Set in Day Care Death

Thursday, November 5, 2015

North Haverhill — The jury was selected this week in the case of a 56-year-old Enfield woman who is charged with reckless conduct and operating an unlicensed day care where a 4-year-old died in March 2014. Mary Ellen Burritt is slated to face a 12-member jury in Grafton …

Engineers Ousted From NHIAA D-IV Boys Soccer Tournament

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Laconia, n.h. — There were moments in Woodsville High’s NHIAA Division IV boys soccer semifinal against No. 2 Derryfield on Monday night where the Engineers looked like themselves. One of those moments came with about five minutes left …

Thomas E. Abbotts, III

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

North Haverhill, N.H. — Thomas E. Abbotts, III, 81, of Dartmouth College Highway, died following a period of declining health on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015. Tom was born on Oct. 9, 1934, in Bridgeport, Conn., to Thomas Evans and Antoinette M. (Violet) Abbotts. He was a graduate of …

Birth Announcements: Nov. 1, 2015

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center SINSIGALLI — A son, Paul Michael Sinsigalli Jr., born on Sept. 8, 2015, to Misty and Paul Sinsigalli, of Fairlee. WATSON — A daughter, Brooke Elizabeth Watson, born on Sept. 20, 2015, to Rebecca and Joshua Watson, of Lebanon. GADWAH — A daughter, MacKenzie Marie …

Granite United Way Request Process Opens

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Granite United Way has opened its annual request for qualification process, in which nonprofits begin the process of becoming a qualified partner. Becoming a Granite United Way qualified partner enables nonprofits to take part in the organization’s community impact grant application process, join its Day of Caring Volunteer …

Granite State Farm Women

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Not long after Lebanon author Helen Brody and Cambridge, Mass., photographer Leslie Tuttle began to work on their new book about New Hampshire farm life , they discovered common threads among the women on the farms. All of …

Mass. Company Buys Patten’s Gas

Sunday, October 25, 2015

North Haverhill, N.H. — Massachusetts-based Osterman Propane is continuing its push into the Upper Valley with the purchase of Patten’s Gas, the propane supplier and appliance store on Brushwood Road. The acquisition follows by a month Osterman’s purchase of Perry’s Oil Service in Bradford, Vt. Terms for both …

Vt. Man Extradited to N.H. on Sex Assault Charge

Thursday, October 22, 2015

White River Junction — A 20-year-old Newbury, Vt., man charged with felony sexual assault in Windsor County has been extradited to New Hampshire to face a similar charge involving the same minor female. Christopher O. Hollis was arraigned …

Local Roundup: Thetford Pulls Off a Shocker in Williamstown

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Williamstown, Vt. — Cinderella must have been stowed away on the Thetford Academy boys soccer team bus to Williamstown for the opening round of the Vermont Division III playoffs on Tuesday afternoon. The 13th-seeded Panthers beat the fourth-seeded …