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Lack of Snow Forces Cancellation of Several Annual Winter Events in the Upper Valley

Friday, February 12, 2016

Hanover — When it came time for Hanover to harvest ice for the ice castle at the annual Occom Pond Party, it was 45 degrees and no ice was to be found. It is one of the reasons that, for the first time in 19 years, the annual event will not take place this Saturday. “This was a very difficult, hard decision to make,” said Liz Burdette, assistant director for …

Woodstock to Vote On Staff, Library

Friday, February 12, 2016

Woodstock’s Town Meeting will take place on Saturday, Feb. 27, starting at 10 a.m. at Woodstock Town Hall. Voting on Australian ballot items will occur on Tuesday, March 1, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Woodstock — Voters will consider a municipal budget, reducing the number of constables to one from two, and a measure to help the Norman Williams …

Buzzkill: Wasps Snap Jacks’ Winning Streak

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Windsor — Somehow, even when Woodstock had a 10-point lead with less than six minutes to go, there was a feeling that Thursday’s boys basketball showdown at Windsor High was far from over. Sure enough, in a four-minute span, the lead was chewed down to 59-57 with 2:17 to play. Woodstock held on to defeat Windsor, 62-59, but getting the win was like …

College Notes: Ex-Upper Valley Stars Filled Field Hockey Rosters

Friday, December 25, 2015

Let’s start off with the fall season: Field Hockey Bryant was 3-16 but freshman midfielder Emily Perryman (Lebanon) started every game and had five goals, two of which were deciding tallies during Bulldog victories. She added three assists. …

Lloyd E. Martin

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Hudson, Fla. — Lloyd E. Martin of Hudson died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, at Regional Medical Center at Bayonet Point after a brief illness. He was the husband of Carol A. (Moore) Martin for 59 years. Born in Bridgewater, Vt., he was the son of the late Charles …

St. James in Woodstock Is Partner Broadcast Site For Conference on Race

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Woodstock — A racial justice conference in New York City will be broadcast at partner sites abroad and in the United States, including St. James Episcopal Church, 2 St. James Place, Woodstock. Trinity Institute’s 45th National Theological Conference, Listen for a Change: Sacred Conversations for Racial Justice, is …

Local & Regional Briefs: Wednesday, Dec. 16

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Regional Commission Has Support For Town on Clean Water Rules Woodstock — With a grant from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation, the Two Rivers-Ottauquechee Regional Commission has launched an effort to assist municipalities in meeting the requirements of the Vermont Clean Water Act, according to a press …

Wasps Are Flying High: Woodstock Girls Make Amazing Turnaround

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Woodstock — Heather Blanchard was in tears as the realization of what had just happened hit her. The 2-hour bus ride home was worse — a mixture of joyous elation and humility of knowing all too well the …

Every Second Counts: Last-Minute Goals Lift Wasps Past Hurricanes

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

White River Junction — Jon Chamberlain and the Woodstock High boys hockey team walked off the ice giddy following the first period after scoring with 0.2 seconds left on the clock to tie Wednesday’s game against Hartford at …

Business Notes: Dec. 6, 2105

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Randolph — Exit 4 Open Space, the environmental group that formed to oppose a large development planned off Interstate 89’s Exit 4, has asked the District 3 Environmental Commission to cut off talks between the developer and other environmental groups involved in public hearings on state permits. On …

Big Fourth Quarter Sends Wasps Past Cosmos

Friday, December 4, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — It was ugly at the start, but pretty at the finish as Woodstock Union High pulled away from a fourth-quarter tie with 11 unanswered points to take a 37-26 win over Springfield in a season-opening Marble Valley League game on Thursday night at Dressel Gym. …

Judge to Hear Motion On Shooting Evidence

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

White River Junction — More than seven years after Kyle Bolaski shot and killed a man who had chased him with a splitting maul during a confrontation at a Chester, Vt., softball field, a judge will hear a motion on whether jurors should learn about the victim’s mental …

Lucile S. Harlow

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Woodstock, Vt. — Lucile S. Harlow, 94, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, at the Brookside Nursing Home in White River Jct., Vt. Lucile was born on April 22, 1921, in Woodstock the daughter of Herbert Erwin and Ada (Clark) Smith. A graduate of Woodstock High School Lucile married …