Vehicle strikes Lebanon school crossing guard

03-04-2024 5:53 PM

WEST LEBANON — Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck a school crossing guard after failing to stop at a crosswalk on Highland Avenue on Monday morning. Willie Downing, an 87-year-old crossing guard for Mount Lebanon Elementary...

Town Meeting 2024: Previews and results of Upper Valley meetings and votes

02-26-2024 10:01 PM

Follow this link to see previews and results for Town Meetings in the Upper Valley, or find your town or school district in the list below:NEW HAMPSHIRECanaan – preview | resultsCharlestown – preview | resultsClaremont School District – preview |...

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Montpelier 58, Hartford 49: Wait continues for Hurricane boys basketball
03-03-2024 10:08 AM

BARRE, Vt. — It will take at least another year to supplant Hartford High’s Whirlwind Five.That’s the nickname given to the last Hurricanes’ boys basketball team to win a state title — in 1929. Sadly for backers of the red, white and blue, that...


Editorial: How many school superintendents does Hartford need?
02-23-2024 9:31 PM

For several weeks this winter, Hartford School Board members seemed intent on demonstrating that tennis players aren’t the only ones who commit unforced errors. In the end, they narrowly managed to avoid a double fault.We refer to the board’s highly...

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Out & About: Parks Service trains volunteers to identify hemlock pest
03-01-2024 8:01 PM

CORNISH — The National Park Service is looking to train volunteers at the Upper Valley’s two national parks to identify an invasive insect that poses a risk to hemlock trees.Staff will lead workshops about the small aphid-like insect at 9 a.m. Friday,...


Obit photo for Robert H. Mattson Robert H. Mattson

Hartford, VT - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, Robert "Bob" H. Mattson, 76, died unexpectedly at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center... remainder of obit for Robert H. Mattson

Obit photo for Eleanor Mauriello Boisvert Eleanor Mauriello Boisvert

West Lebanon, NH - Eleanor Mauriello Boisvert, 88, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully at home on March 2, 2024, following a brief illness, wi... remainder of obit for Eleanor Mauriello Boisvert

Obit photo for Robert M. Rugg Robert M. Rugg

Robert M. "Bob" Rugg Hartland, VT - Robert M. "Bob" Rugg, age 72, passed Sunday, March 3, 2024. A full obituary will be published in an upcoming edition of the Valley News. Knight Fu... remainder of obit for Robert M. Rugg

Obit photo for Jesse Charles Barden Jesse Charles Barden

Lebanon, NH - Jesse Charles Barden,46, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home due to natural causes on Friday, March 1, 2024. He was born in Lebanon, NH to Joseph W. & Eilene (La... remainder of obit for Jesse Charles Barden


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