April 26, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Local

Man accused of assault jailed for contempt of court

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — A Springfield man charged with beating and threatening another man with a knife during a fight has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for contempt of court.Gordon R. More...

Westminster home burglarized &nbsp

  WESTMINSTER — A Westminster home was burglarized during the overnight hours of Sunday, April 23 into Monday, April 24, Vermont State Police say.Police were notified Monday morning of a forced entry burglary on Forest Road. More...

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, 4/16/17Sunday, April 1612:05 a.m. — Caller reported criminal trespass on Laurel Street.1:22 a.m. — Caller reported a person acting suspiciously on Laurel Street.10:36 a.m. More...

Opinion

Thank you from the Goshen Community Church &nbsp

To the Editor: The Goshen Community Church and Ladies' Circle wish to thank everyone who came to the free luncheon last week, Wednesday, April 19 at the church. Due to three months of bad weather, we did not have it. More...

Special Sections

SCS to renovate Claremont Head Start

Preschool to stay open extra hour after project completion

CLAREMONT — A renovation project slated to take place this summer at the Claremont Head Start facility operated by Southwestern Community Services will allow the school to hold longer operating hours, giving parents more time to work to support More...

FM students aim to re-imagine 'pine tree island'

LANGDON — After the landmark pine tree looming large over the parking lot at Fall Mountain Regional High School was cut down, students have come together to come up with a plan to replace the piles of mulch and sand currently occupying the islan More...

Sports

Local roundup: GM nine improves to 2-1 &nbsp

BaseballGreen Mountain 8, Woodstock 5Josh Woods went five innings in a rain-shortened affair and gave up five unearned runs. He surrendered four hits and five walks, and struck out five. More...

Springfield K-2 fares well at states

ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. — It was a bright and brisk day when seven young wrestlers headed north. The K-2 team from Springfield was ready to battle for the title of state champion. More...

Dillon Moltz wins 31st NH Governor’s Cup

LEE, N.H. — A stout 29-car field kicked off the 2017 American-Canadian Tour (ACT) Late Model Stock Car Championship schedule Sunday at Lee USA Speedway in New Hampshire. More...

Obituaries &nbsp

Ilona M. Wiggins &nbsp

NEWPORT — Ilona M. “Polly” (Wiggins) Fortune, 93, of Summercrest in Newport and formerly of Guild, died Sunday, April 23, 2017. She was born June 11, 1923, in Newport, the daughter of Herman and Senja “Jennie” (Poti) Wiggins. More...

Click here for digital edition
2017-04-26 digital edition