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From left, Hanover's Courtney Sabatelle, Emma Woloshin, Josephine Nett, and Hanna Dai, dance to "Cotton Eyed Joe" during half time at the  Hanover at Stevens unified basketball game in Claremont, N.H., on Jan. 26, 2015. 
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Local Roundup: Stevens Grabs Unified Hoop Victory

Monday, January 26, 2015

Claremont — Tyler Erickson had 24 points to lead the Stevens High unified basketball team over Hanover on Monday night, 38-32, at Carr Gymnasium. Walter Mosenthal had 16 points for Hanover (0-4), which also received eight from Brandon Gile and four from Kate Enneper. The Marauders host Hopkinton, to which Hanover lost by nine points on Jan. 23, on Monday. …

After Fits and Starts, Thetford Hires Police Chief

Monday, January 26, 2015

Thetford — After several go-rounds and more than seven months of searching, Thetford has found a new police chief: A longtime lieutenant with the Hanover Police Department will start in the position about a week before Town Meeting. The Thetford Selectboard announced this week that it had hired Michael Evans, who has worked …

Local Roundup: Pogue Sixth at NHCS Nordic Race

Monday, January 26, 2015

Whitefield, n.h. — There are certain allowances that have to be made when gathering hundreds of cross country skiers in one location, such as what happened on Saturday at the first of two New Hampshire Coaches Series high school races of the winter. For one, Lebanon coach Les Lawrence noted, the competitors don’t line up in a mass start, as might happen in …

Norwich Sees Pros, Cons of Trash System

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Norwich — As the town plans to implement a new “pay as you throw” system in compliance with Vermont’s universal recycling law, residents voiced their concerns over the rise in fees at the town transfer station and the prospect of having to buy official town trash bags. “My …

At the Hospitals: Dec. 7, 2014

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Mt. Ascutney Hospital Official Named Citizen of the Year Windsor — Jill Lord, chief nursing officer and director of patient care services at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, has been named 2014 Citizen of the Year by …

Norwich to Increase Transfer Station Fees

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Norwich — Residents wishing to dispose of their trash at the town transfer station will see a significant increase in prices between now and July, as the town institutes a new “pay as you throw” system for solid waste disposal. It will include new town-issued trash bags and …

David Young U Kim, Esq.

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Los Angeles, Calif. — David Young U Kim, Esq. died from complications of cancer on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. Among his survivors are his wife, Jane, and sons, Brian, Christopher, and Alexander. David was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sept. 4, 1952. He joined the family of Dr. …

Clock Ticking for Norwich Renovations

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Norwich — Despite a detailed and contentious discussion Wednesday night regarding the town’s plans to renovate its fire, police and public works facilities, the Selectboard appeared likely to miss its deadline to present a final plan to voters at March’s Town Meeting. After going line by line through …

Allen H. Britton, Jr.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Naples, Fla. — Allen H. Britton, Jr., 95, died at home in Naples, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, following a period of declining health. He was born on May 18, 1919, in Hartland, Vt., the son of Allen & Mary (Wheeler) Britton. He attended schools in Hartland and Windsor, …

Evelyn C. True

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Woodstock, Vt. — Evelyn C. True (aka Dolores Kilgore Mitofsky), 80, of Hyde Park, Vt. died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. Evelyn was born Nov. 6, 1934, in Schenectady, N.Y., the daughter of Erwin and Erma Kilgore. She was an active Girl Scout her whole life and attended the …

Allen H. Britton, Jr.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Naples, Fla. — Allen H. Britton, Jr., 95, died at home in Naples, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, following a period of declining health. He was born on May 18, 1919, in Hartland, Vt., the son of Allen & Mary (Wheeler) Britton. He attended schools in Hartland and Windsor, …

One Last Time Around the Planet: Hannah Kearney Ready for Final Moguls Season

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

It’s still fun, but it’s time to be done. Norwich’s Hannah Kearney and her moguls teammates on the U.S. Ski Team headed out on Monday for Finland, where Kearney’s 13th and final season on the FIS World Cup …

A Life: Jan Sorice, 1954 — 2014; ‘She Could Make It Work’

Monday, December 1, 2014

Hartford — When Jan Sorice was skiing, kayaking or hiking, she was always easy to spot: just look for the woman with the biggest smile, said her older brother, Mike Sorice. Her love of the outdoors brought her …