Claremont business owners balk at special assessment for Washington Street paving

06-17-2024 7:17 PM

CLAREMONT — Some Washington Street property owners who received letters from the city earlier this month explaining the special assessment they may have to pay to cover a portion of the estimated $1.2 million it will cost to repave the four-lane road...

‘Shocking conduct’: Judge hands down 25-year prison term in kidnapping of woman and child

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BURLINGTON — A judge has sentenced a former St. Johnsbury, Vt., man to 25 years in prison for kidnapping a woman and her son in New Hampshire in 2019 after he had fled from a court-ordered substance use disorder treatment program in Vermont. “It’s...

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D-III softball: Oxbow’s record rout nets fourth straight championship
06-17-2024 3:02 AM

CASTLETON, Vt. — If a softball team as special as the Oxbow Olympians were to make history, they just couldn’t do it in any ordinary way.In front of a loud and large traveling support section that made the nearly two-hour drive from Bradford to...


Perspectives: A relationship built on writing
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Lois Moore doesn’t have an email address or any other mode of online communication. And while she does rely on her landline from time to time to talk to family, most of her information from family and friends arrives in the red, 100-year-old,...

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Conservation groups raise concerns about Mt. Sunapee Resort's parking lot plans
06-14-2024 8:31 PM

NEWBURY, N.H. — Conservation groups are raising concerns about a plan to expand parking at the Mt. Sunapee Ski Resort, the mountain’s aging wastewater system and the potential contamination of Lake Sunapee.Vail Resorts, which leases the ski area from...


Obit photo for Almeda R. Wilking Almeda R. Wilking

Lebanon, NH - Almeda R. Wilking (Meda), 93, passed away peacefully on June 11, 2024. Meda was born in Winnetka, IL on April 21st, 1931. Meda is survived by her daughter Elizabeth Almeda Stricker (Libby) and husband Jon, her son John... remainder of obit for Almeda R. Wilking

Obit photo for Clifford Earl Bishop Jr. Clifford Earl Bishop Jr.

Clifford Earl Bishop, Jr. Reading, VT - Clifford Earl Bishop, Jr., 89, died on Sunday, June 16, 2024, at the Gill Odd Fellows Home in Ludlow, VT. Cliff was born May 10, 1935, in Windsor, VT, a son of Clifford and Dorothy (Thurston) Bish... remainder of obit for Clifford Earl Bishop Jr.

Obit photo for Catherine Butman Eastburn Catherine Butman Eastburn

ORFORD, NH - Catherine Butman Eastburn, age 56, passed Wednesday, November 29, 2023. A Celebration of Life for Catherine will be held at Dowds' Country in Lyme, NH, Saturday, June 22, from 11:00 to 2. ... remainder of obit for Catherine Butman Eastburn

Obit photo for Marion Inez Bocash Marion Inez Bocash

Marion (Kilton) Bocash Franconia, NH - Marion Inez (Kilton) Bocash, age 96, passed Sunday, March 24, 2024. A graveside service will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery in Grafton, NH at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, June 21, 2024. Ricker Funeral Home... remainder of obit for Marion Inez Bocash


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