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Fire association files unfair labor charge

BELLOWS FALLS — The Local 4437 International Association of Firefighters (L4437) President, David Bellimer, has filed an unfair labor charge with the Vermont Labor Relations Board against the village of Bellows Falls.    More...

Local

Woodworking classes for women &nbsp

WESTMINSTER WEST — Twin Birch Woodworking owner Gail Grycel will be offering fall woodworking classes for women starting the week of Sept. 11. More...

Claremont Police Department log &nbsp

Tuesday, Aug. 1 4:12 a.m. — Car vs. deer on Washington Street. 9:48 a.m. — Officer requested on Westside Avenue. The caller brought ammunition, powder and primers to the police department for destruction. 10:19 a.m. More...

Southwestern Community Services named a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Southwestern Community Services of Claremont was one of four New Hampshire businesses that recently received a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace award by the New Hampshire Breastfeeding Task Force.    More...

Arts & Entertainment

Auditions held for 'The Tempest' in Claremont &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Auditions will be held for "The Tempest," from 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10 at the Claremont Opera House (use elevator to Stage 5).   More...

Big Woods Voices perform in Springfield &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Join the Springfield Community Players in welcoming Big Woods Voices at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the Springfield Community Players Studio, 165 South St. in Springfield. More...

Stone Church Arts presents 'Your Rhythm, Your Life' &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS: Experience new dimensions of energy in performance with Grammy-Award-winning master drummer Glen Velez, vocal phenomenon Loire, and acclaimed cellist Eugene Friesen. More...

Special Sections

Croydon woman sentenced for animal cruelty

NEWPORT — A Croydon woman found guilty of animal cruelty will serve six months in the Sullivan County House of Corrections nine months after 21 chihuahuas and a cat living in poor conditions were removed from a property on Pine Hill Road. More...

Springfield man held without bail on sexual assault charges

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — A Springfield man has been ordered to remain incarcerated without right to bail as he faces charges that he kidnapped and repeatedly raped “numerous” teenage girls in Springfield last year. More...

Region

Vermont State Police announces promotion &nbsp

Colonel Matthew T. Birmingham, Director of the Vermont State Police, is pleased to announce the following promotion.Effective Aug. More...

Sports

GSPSS heads for Oxford 250 weekend battle &nbsp

100-lap feature set for Saturday night

WALPOLE — For the first time in the history of the Granite State Pro Stock Series, the drivers are heading for Oxford Plains Speedway on Oxford 250 weekend.    More...

Reading's Kaija named captain of RPI football team &nbsp

TROY, N.Y.  — Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) student-athlete Oliver Kaija of Reading, Vermont, has been selected as a captain of the football team for the 2017 season. More...

U.S. Cellular launches national search for most valuable coach &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Today, U.S. Cellular’s Most Valuable Coach program returns to honor high school coaches who lead by example, strengthen their teams and give back to their communities. More...

Obituaries &nbsp

Arthur A. Michaud &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Arthur (“Pete”) Andrew Michaud, 85, of Claremont, passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, from complications relating to an automobile accident. More...

Thomas J. LaRoy &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD, N.H. — Thomas Jeffery LaRoy passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center following complications from cardiac arrest. He was 68 years old. More...

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