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Windsor Police Probe Killing of Two Pit Bulls

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Windsor — Police are investigating the killing of two pit bulls whose bodies were found on Interstate 91 with small-caliber gunshot wounds to their heads. Windsor police were notified by a passerby on Saturday morning that there were two dead dogs in the northbound lanes of the interstate between exits 8 and 9. The dogs, both males, likely were killed before their bodies were thrown from a moving vehicle, police said. The dog’s owners contacted Windsor police and said they let the dogs, Dunkin and Diesel, outside to play around 4:30 p.m. on Friday, but they did not return home within a few hours. One …

Neighbors Seek Commitment To Repair Road

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Windsor — At a meeting in the visitors’ center Tuesday night, residents affected by the washouts on Brook Road caused by Tropical Storm Irene in 2011 urged Town Manager Tom Marsh to use whatever money the town receives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to repair the road. “Our neighborhood has lost a …

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Fern Day, 8, left, and Gwennie Ambrose, 8, spar during a karate class taught by Cynthia Zimmick at the Windsor Recreation Center on Tuesday. Valley News — Sarah Priestap …

Windsor Informational Meeting Yields Little Spending Debate

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Windsor — No one was much in the mood to argue at Monday night’s informational meeting in Windsor, despite the fact voters have a contested Selectboard race and slight increases in the town and school budgets to consider in today’s Town Meeting vote. More than 50 voters showed …

Fishing Brothers in Windsor

Monday, March 3, 2014

Brothers Edward Goodspeed, of Springfield, Vt, left, and Bill Goodspeed, of Wilder disassemble, their auger while fishing on Lake Runnemede in Windsor on Sunday. The pair said they try to get together to fish monthly throughout the year. …

At the Hospitals: March 2, 2014

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Valley Regional to Host Blood Drive Claremont — Valley Regional Hospital will host a blood drive on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the American Red Cross Donor Coach. The coach will be located in the …

Dramatic Roll Gives Yellowjackets State Title

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Barre, Vt. — With the drama unfolding at Twin City Lanes in Saturday’s VPA bowling championship, it would be easy to forget this is just the second year of varsity competition for the sport. Windsor sophomore Katey Comstock …

Virginia Mae Monroe Edson

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Veazie, Maine — Virginia Mae Monroe Edson passed away on the morning of Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, with family present. Born July 11, 1922, to Walter and Josephine Monroe in Windsor, Vt. Virginia was predeceased by siblings Leighton, Barbara and Phyllis. She is survived by a nephew, Leighton, …

Local & Regional Briefs for Wednesday, Feb. 26

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Woman Pleads Guilty In Vt. Prison Drug Smuggling White River Junction — A 23-year-old St. Johnsbury woman pleaded guilty to helping smuggle marijuana into the state prison in Windsor for her incarcerated boyfriend. Trisha Belliveau pleaded guilty on Monday to transportation of marijuana into a detention center, a …

Birth Announcements: Feb. 23, 2014

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center HEBERT — A son, Xavier Ryan Hebert, born Jan. 16, 2014, to Alissa and Ryan Hebert, of Windsor. KOPACZ — A daughter, Ariah Torey-Rose Kopacz, born Jan. 29, 2014, to Krystal and Brandon Kopacz, of Newport. STEBBINS — A son, Thomas Paul Stebbins III, born …

At the Hospitals: Feb. 23, 2014

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Cottage Hospital Official Is ‘CEO to Know’ Woodsville — Maria Ryan, CEO of Cottage Hospital, has been named to a list of “50 Rural Hospital CEOs to Know,” compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review. Rural health care leaders face …

Women’s Club Contest to Honor Teens’ Acts of Kindness

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Windsor — A local women’s club says it’s time to honor teenagers who do “simple acts of kindness.” The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Southern Windsor County is accepting nominations of students at Green Mountain, Hartford, Springfield, and Windsor high schools. “Every day, hundreds of teens go …

Hartford, Woodstock Advance

Sunday, February 23, 2014

White River Junction — Senior John Borchert’s power-play goal with 2, minutes, 51 seconds remaining lifted the No. 6 Hartford High boys hockey team over No. 11 Harwood, 3-2, in the first round of the VPA Division II tournament Saturday at Wendell Barwood Arena. With the Highlanders’ Thomas …