Fairlee and Orford Fourth of July parade canceled due to traffic concerns

05-23-2024 4:01 PM

FAIRLEE — The state has forced the cancellation of the annual Fairlee and Orford Fourth of July parade this year due to an increase in traffic along the parade’s roughly mile-long route.The parade traditionally begins on Route 25A in Orford, then...

In Hanover, Democrats seeking to replace Sununu sound more alike than different

05-23-2024 8:01 PM

HANOVER — With New Hampshire’s gubernatorial primaries just over three months away, three Democratic hopefuls shared a stage on the Dartmouth campus Wednesday night to address issues relevant to young voters.Democratic Executive Councilor Cinde...

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Local Roundup: Weather postpones championship meet
05-22-2024 3:59 PM

Editor’s note: To have your team’s results included in the Local Roundup, visit https://www.vnews.com/submit-a-score.Baseball Hartford 10, Otter Valley 0 Key players: Hartford — Wyatt Chambers (5 IP, 2 hits, 6 Ks; 2-for-3, 2-run HR); Kyle Spaulding...


Editorial: Response to campus protests only adds fuel to the fire
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It’s far too soon to tell what the ultimate effect will be of the demonstrations that have roiled college campuses this spring, including those at Dartmouth, the University of New Hampshire and the University of Vermont. But we hazard an educated...

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Theater Review: It’s a good bet ‘Ripcord’ will make you laugh
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Between college dorm living and the house shares that are often part and parcel of a person’s 20s, tales of unsuitable roommates abound in most friend groups.Shaker Bridge Theatre’s production of “Ripcord,” up through May 26 in the Briggs Opera House,...


Obit photo for Elizabeth Wells Elizabeth Wells

West Hartford, VT - Elizabeth Wells, age 93, passed Tuesday, March 19, 2024. A committal service will be held Friday, May 31, at 11:00AM at the Riverside Cemetery in Killington, VT. Knight Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrang... remainder of obit for Elizabeth Wells

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Lebanon, NH - Gile passed away peacefully on May 19, 2024, with his sister at his side. He was born on October 12, 1955, in Hanover, NH, to Janie (Gile) and Howie Chivers, who were also born in Hanover. Gile graduated from Hanover High... remainder of obit for M. Gile Chivers

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Perkinsville, VT - Kathy L. Devon died the morning of May 22, 2024 at her home in Perkinsville, Vermont. Bill, her devoted husband and partner for 35 years, was at her side when Kathy passed. Kathy died of pancreatic cancer which she fo... remainder of obit for Kathy L. Devon

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North Pomfret, VT - Elaine Longley Chase, age 93, passed Friday, January 5, 2024. A celebration of a life well lived will be held on Friday May 31, 2024 at the North Pomfret Congregational Church in North Pomfret, Vermont beginning ... remainder of obit for Elaine Longley Chase


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