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Kayakers float down the Connecticut River underneath the CornishÐWindsor Covered Bridge on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 in Cornish, N.H.. There are concerns with scouring underneath the bridge and a $2.5 million project has been proposed to protect the bridge from further erosion.

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NHDOT to Discuss Covered Bridge Work

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Cornish — The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will host a public meeting Friday afternoon to discuss proposed work on the Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge over the Connecticut River. The proposed $2.5 million stone erosion protection project, anticipated to begin in August 2016, would be funded by a mix of New Hampshire and Vermont funds and a federal grant, said Robert …

Sally Ann Braden

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Sally Ann Braden, 81, a former longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Saturday morning, July 25, 2015 at the Hanover Terrace Healthcare Center in Hanover, N.H. She was born Jan. 15, 1934, in Windsor the daughter of Paul M. and Lora (Barton) Braden. She received her schooling in Windsor and graduated from Windsor High School in 1952. Sally was employed …

At the End of Their String: Windsor Public Library Director Leads New Yo-Yo Club

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Windsor — Learning to use a yo-yo comes with a lot of ups and downs. Luckily for the members of the Windsor Public Library Yo-Yo Club, they have an expert to show them the strings — er, ropes. When director Christine Porter joined the library staff last September, little did the community know …

Challenging Season Ends for Yellowjackets

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Richford, Vt. — A long week and season came to a close for the Windsor High softball team on Wednesday, as Richford junior Alex Benoit tied up the Yellowjackets’ bats in a 7-0 Vermont Division III semifinal shutout …

Search Continues for Windsor Murder Suspect

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Windsor — As police on Tuesday continued a multi-state search for homicide suspect Jason Kendall, his family extended condolences to relatives of his deceased ex-girlfriend, Molly Helland. After describing Kendall, 27, as a person of interest in Helland’s …

Police Hunt for Windsor Killer: Officials Want to Question Ex-Boyfriend

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Windsor — Authorities launched a massive manhunt extending to Massachusetts for a 27-year-old Windsor man after his estranged girlfriend was shot and killed behind her family’s Main Street home Monday morning as she left for work. Molly Helland, …

Local Roundup: Windsor’s Comstock a Three-Event State Champ

Monday, June 8, 2015

East Montpelier, Vt. — Windsor High junior Katey Comstock added more to her impressive — and growing — athletic resume by sweeping to three field-event victories at the Vermont Principals Association Division II state track and field championship on Saturday at U-32 High School. A year after claiming …

At the Hospitals: June 7, 2015

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Alice Peck Day Names RN of the Year Lebanon — Pat Ferraro, a registered nurse in Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital’s Medical Surgical Unit, was named 2015 RN of the year in celebration of National Nurses Week, held …

‘A Story to Tell’: Ex-Addict From Hartford Graduates From CCV a Changed Man

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — On his first day of class, drug addict Wayne Miller, 27, of White River Junction, had a plan to scam Community College of Vermont for the value of his tuition check. On his last day …

Peoples Ends Rivendell’s Vermont Golf Title Reign

Friday, June 5, 2015

Killington, Vt. — Reigns end with Game of Thrones gore. They end with a silent coup d’etat. They end through neglect, decay, the failure to embrace change. And they end as Rivendell Academy saw its reign atop Vermont …

Alexander H. Krajewski

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Alexander H. Krajewski, 69, of 25 Hemlock Drive, Windsor passed away unexpectedly at home on Saturday, May 9, 2015, from surgical complications. Alex was born in Rockville, Conn. on Jan. 27, 1946, the son of Herman and Louise Dreher Krajewski. He grew up in Rockville, …

Catch of the Day

Thursday, June 4, 2015

After a successful morning of fishing, Mike Watson, of Windsor, has a little less luck looking for trout in a shaded spot at Kennedy Pond. Watson said he is known for walking around with his fresh catch. “I …

Lorraine G. Hull

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Lorraine G. Hull, 87, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Monday evening, June 1, 2015, at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health in Windsor surrounded by her family. She was born March 19, 1928 in South Royalton, Vt. the daughter of Loren C. and …