Lightning strike damages buildings in Canaan

06-21-2024 6:43 PM

CANAAN — Lightning damaged buildings in the town center on Thursday, including the town library and offices and a church on the opposite site of the street. The charge from a mid-afternoon storm struck the top of Assembly of God church on Route 4,...


2 Vermont senators sue Gov. Phil Scott over Zoie Saunders ‘interim’ appointment

06-23-2024 4:31 PM

Two state senators are taking Gov. Phil Scott to court.In a lawsuit filed in Washington County Superior Court on Wednesday, Sens. Tanya Vyhovsky, P/D-Chittenden Central, and Dick McCormack, D-Windsor, allege that Scott “purposefully circumvented” the...


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Former Dartmouth catcher Ben Rice finds a kindred spirit in the Yankees’ dugout
06-20-2024 3:53 PM

When the New York Yankees spent a 12th-round draft pick on Ben Rice in 2021, Brad Ausmus texted Brian Cashman from the beach near his home in San Diego.Like Rice, Ausmus graduated from Dartmouth College, made his money as a catcher and was drafted by...

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Perspectives: A relationship built on writing
06-08-2024 5:01 PM

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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The heat is on in the Upper Valley
06-20-2024 2:26 AM

With a heat advisory issued for the Upper Valley through 8 p.m. Thursday, Heather Fernandes and her children Caleb, 6, and Wyatt, 8, cool off in the White River in West Hartford on Tuesday. Caleb Coture with Vermont Heating and Ventilating grinds a...

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Upper Valley has its share of day-drinking destinations
06-21-2024 8:01 PM

LEBANON — One of the simple pleasures of summer can be enjoying an afternoon cocktail after a game of golf, bike ride, or other warm-weather adventure.It’s the season, in other words, for outdoor day drinking.If the Upper Valley isn’t exactly a hotbed...

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Obit photo for Pamela McCullough Pamela McCullough

Norwich, VT - Pamela Harrison McCullough, age 77, passed Monday, June 17, 2024. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 29th at 2pm at the Norwich Congregational Church. A full obituary will be published at a later date... remainder of obit for Pamela McCullough

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Woodstock, VT - Frank Gordon Tuthill, age 95, passed Monday, November 13, 2023. There will be a celebration of life for Gordon on June 30, 2024 from 1-4pm at the Pomfret Town Hall in Pomfret, VT. ... remainder of obit for Frank Gordon Tuthill

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Chelsea, VT - William Richard Hugg (Bill), 83, joined his wife Virginia Odell Hugg in Heaven on June 8, 2024, he was at home with his daughter/caregiver Valerie Hugg by his side at their home in Chelsea, Vermont. He was born on Septembe... remainder of obit for William Richard Hugg

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Wendell E. Kenison, Sr. West Hartford, VT - Wendell E. Kenison, Sr., 93, died Wednesday, June 19, 2024, with dignity and gratitude, surrounded with love from family and friends, following a brief stay at the Jack Byrne Center for Palliat... remainder of obit for Wendell E. Kenison Sr.

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