Windsor

Newell D. Staples

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Newell D. Staples, 92, died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at The Willows of Windsor in Windsor. He was born June 15, 1923, in Hanover, N.H. a son of Daniel and Eva (Newell) Staples. He graduated from the Mechanic Arts High School in Boston, Mass. in 1941 and attended General Radio School in Cambridge, Mass. for a year before enlisting in the U.S. Air Force. Newell served as …

Windsor Cop Who Shot Suspect Is Under Fire

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Windsor — Last November, the Windsor Police Department chalked up what seemed like a victory in its local war on drugs. Two officers had set up a drug-buy sting. When their target’s car allegedly sped toward them, one of the officers opened fire, wounding the driver. Still, no cops were hurt, and a …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Hires Assistant Women’s Rugby Coach

Friday, August 21, 2015

Hanover — Matthew Cameron joined the Dartmouth College women’s rugby program as an assistant to head coach Katie Dowty on Friday. A Bard College graduate, Cameron served as an assistant coach at his alma mater through 2009, working with the school’s first women’s team in 2005. He moved to the Brandeis University women’s rugby football club as head coach in 2010, helping the …

Jason A. Kendall

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Jason A. Kendall, 27, a resident of Windsor passed away Wednesday evening, June 10, 2015, in WaKeeney, Kan. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Mildred “Terrie” Sabalewski Jacobs

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Mildred “Terrie” Sabalewski Jacobs, of Windsor died on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Cedar Hill in Windsor where she had lived for the past two years. She was 93. Mildred was born on June 30, …

Authorities Confirm Man Sought in Windsor Shooting Kills Himself

Friday, June 12, 2015

Windsor — Authorities confirmed Thursday that the man found dead after a high-speed car chase Wednesday in Kansas was Jason Kendall, the Windsor man accused in the shooting death of his former girlfriend earlier this week. Vermont State …

Victim’s Friends Say Domestic Violence All Too Common

Friday, June 12, 2015

Windsor — A group of coworkers gathered at the Windsor Diner Wednesday night grabbed a quick bite to eat before a sobering task: Creating dozens of purple ribbons, the color of domestic violence awareness, to honor their friend …

Molly Elizabeth Helland

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Molly Elizabeth Helland, 23, a resident of Windsor, passed away suddenly Monday morning, June 8, 2015, at her home in Windsor. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Man Matching Windsor Murder Suspect’s Description Dead Following Police Chase in Kansas

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Windsor — A man matching the description of a Windsor murder suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on Wednesday night following a high-speed chase with police in western Kansas, according to authorities. While police have not …

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 …