Strafford man out of prison after pleading guilty to burning down cabin

05-22-2024 4:32 PM

CHELSEA — A Strafford man who set the cabin where he was living ablaze after police failed to respond to his repeated calls of distress is free and received a fully suspended prison sentence as part of plea deal on a reduced arson charge.Edward...

Plan for 240 apartments in White River Junction completes planning and zoning review

05-22-2024 5:01 PM

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — Planning and zoning officials have approved a plan to build more than 200 apartments off Sykes Mountain Avenue.A partnership of White River Junction-based Simpson Development Corp. and the Venezuela-based Pering Group has...

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Lebanon High shortstop Olivia Pollard catches a throw after Hanover runner Sophie Wise steals second base during the NHIAA Division II teams' May 20, 2024, game at the Dresden Athletic Fields in Norwich, Vt. Raiders second baseman Savannah Therriault is at right. Lebanon won, 5-0. Valley News - Tris Wykes) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to
Sophomore softball pitcher carries Raiders’ load
05-21-2024 4:53 PM

NORWICH — Lebanon High’s Ava Kaercher was under the weather Monday. The sophomore softball pitcher nonetheless lifted her team over the top, striking out 16 Hanover batters while throwing a two-hitter during the visitors’ 5-0 defeat of their archrival...


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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Enfield Shaker Museum renovations underway
05-14-2024 6:00 PM

Greg Morgan, left, from Geddes Building Mover, of Bow, N.H., guides a beam as the company's owner Jim Paveglio lifts it out from under the Brethren’s West Shop at the Enfield Shaker Museum on Tuesday morning. The 55-ton building, built in 1820 as a...


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Chapel Hill, NC - Jacqueline (Jackie, Jaja) Sices died on May 14, 2024 in Chapel Hill, NC at the age of 90. She was born in Normandy, France in 1933 to Julien and Marie (Noël) Boulon, the sixth of seven children in a tight-knit family. ... remainder of obit for Jacqueline B. Sices

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Bradford, VT - William "Bill" Carl Thurston of Bradford Vermont passed away on May 7, 2024. He was born October 19, 1950, to Stanley Ray "Benny" Thurston and Rose Marie Emerson Thurston Capen of Bradford, Vermont. Bill attended Brad... remainder of obit for William Thurston

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Enfield, NH - John R. Archer, 79, was born to Gertrude and John Archer in Buffalo, NY, and died peacefully at home on April 23, 2024, in Enfield, NH. Until Lewy Body Dementia ravaged his fine mind and robust health, John was an avid rea... remainder of obit for John R. Archer

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North Hartland, VT - Carol Lee Olsen, 81, died Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Lebanon Center Genesis HealthCare in Lebanon, NH. Carol (a.k.a. "Anarka") was born January 1, 1943, in New York, NY, a daughter of Charles and Elvera (D'Onofrio)... remainder of obit for Carol Lee Olsen


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