Volunteer driver program formed for medical center patients &nbsp

TOWNSHEND — Earlier this month, Green Mountain RSVP (GMRSVP) and Grace Cottage Family Health and Hospital teamed up to form a new volunteer driver program to help patients in the West River Valley area get to appointments at the medical center. More...

Posted 12/21/2016 04:27 PM

Santa brings joy to Kurn Hattin children &nbsp

WESTMINSTER — As part of a long-standing annual tradition, the Chester Rotary Club coordinated a much-anticipated visit by some very special friends. On Thursday, December 15, Santa Claus, Mrs. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 08:43 PM

Charlestown Middle School honor roll &nbsp

Principal Paula Southard-Stevens announces the honor roll for Charlestown Middle School for the first trimester of the 2016 – 2017 school year. HIGHEST HONORS are for students earning all A’s on their report cards Grade 8  Devyn Betz, More...

Posted 12/20/2016 07:53 PM

Online fundraiser started for victims of house fire &nbsp

CHARLESTOWN — An online fundraiser has been set up for a family displaced by a fire in Charlestown this past weekend to aid in their goal of finding a new home. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 03:57 PM

Charlestown Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Dec. 412:32 p.m.: Ambulance and Police responded to a 91-year-old female who had fallen with unknown injuries. More...

Posted 12/19/2016 03:41 PM

RVCC student wins 1st place in regional competition &nbsp

CLAREMONT — In a contest open to any senior New Hampshire or Vermont Respiratory Therapy (RT) student judged by a panel of distinguished RT professionals from across the country, Steven Zackowski, a senior Respiratory Therapy student at River Valley More...

Posted 12/19/2016 04:00 PM

Claremont Fire Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Dec. 11  12:04 p.m.: Engine 3 responded to a medical call on Maple Avenue.                  Monday, Dec. More...

Posted 12/18/2016 04:29 PM

Upper Valley Habitat for Humanity celebrates 30th Christmas &nbsp

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. — Of the 33 homes for local families that Upper Valley Habitat for Humanity has built over its 30 years of service, at least two of them were finished just in the knick of time for Christmas. More...

Posted 12/16/2016 06:24 PM

Time-Out to host annual Holiday Dinner Tuesday &nbsp

CLAREMONT — For Time-Out Americana Grill owner Nicholas Koloski, the restaurant’s annual free Holiday Dinner for those in need is hard to put into words.   “It’s hard to describe the magic of it,” Koloski said in a phone interview More...

Posted 12/16/2016 03:21 AM

School announces 40-hour community service requirement &nbsp

TOWNSHEND — Leland and Gray Union High School has announced that 40 hours of community service will now be a graduation requirement for all students beginning with the Class of 2019.  Principal Bob Thibault hails this as “an exciting new st More...

Posted 12/14/2016 10:04 PM

Wind chill watch issued for central and northeast Vermont &nbsp

WATERBURY, Vt.  — The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Watch for areas of central and northeast Vermont Thursday afternoon into Friday morning. Wind chills in the watch area could reach as low as 35 degrees below zero. More...

Posted 12/14/2016 07:54 PM

Claremont First Night: A New Year's Party for All &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Claremont Sugar-River Rotary Club is excited to announce the last event of the year and this event is sure to go off with a bang. On Saturday, Dec. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 08:31 PM

This holiday season, remember: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over &nbsp

The holiday season is a time for family, friends and celebrations. For too many, though, it is also a time of tragedy due to drunk driving. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 09:02 PM

Savings Bank of Walpole sells stuffed animals as fundraiser &nbsp

Savings Bank of Walpole (SBW) and the Monadnock Broadcasting Group/KNE-FM would like to remind the community that there’s still time to gift for a good cause by purchasing a stuffed animal (generously donated by Douglas Cuddle Toys) to raise money fo More...

Posted 12/13/2016 08:54 PM

Suspect featured as 'Fugitive of the Week' caught &nbsp

CHARLESTOWN — Jacob Buchor, 23, of Springfield, a recent "Fugitive of the Week" in the Eagle Times, was caught Friday after a traffic stop in Charlestown.  More...

Posted 12/13/2016 04:17 PM

Vermont State Police report multiple traffic accidents &nbsp

On Monday, Vermont State Police responded to multiple motor vehicle crashes in Windsor and Orange counties. These included crashes reported on I-91, I-89, VT Route 65 and VT Route 107. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 10:16 PM

Charlestown Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Nov. 27  More...

Posted 12/12/2016 09:58 PM

Cavendish town plow truck strikes utility pole &nbsp

CAVENDISH — A town of Cavendish plow truck struck a utility pole Monday morning and caused a brief power outage. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 06:10 PM

West Unity Community Church is collecting hats, mittens &nbsp

The West Unity Community Church is collecting hats and mittens to be donated to children who might need them at the Unity Elementry School. Also, they are collecting baby items such as pajamas, small teddy bears, bibs, etc. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 04:14 PM

Fiske Free Library events &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The year 2016 is winding down but there are several programs to finish the old year out. Toddler Activity Time will meet at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Dec. 13, 20 and 27. This program is appropriate for ages birth to 36 months. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 04:09 PM

High turnout for Knights of Columbus dinner &nbsp

CLAREMONT — With a dozen volunteers serving hot French onion soup as a first course, and French music filling the room, more than 100 Claremont and area residents turned out for a Knights of Columbus fundraiser dinner on Saturday, Dec. 10 at St. More...

Posted 12/11/2016 09:13 PM

Bellows Falls students launch student news site &nbsp

WESTMINSTER — Bellows Falls Union High School sophomores Lia Clark and Sophie Hislop had an idea. They wanted to start a student newspaper for the school to showcase stories about the high school. More...

Posted 12/11/2016 04:25 PM

Kearsarge students look to collect 850 food items &nbsp

NEW LONDON – Kearsarge Regional Elementary School at New London is celebrating the season of giving with a food drive.   The school’s fifth grade Student Council has been working diligently to make a difference in the community as the More...

Posted 12/9/2016 08:19 PM

Weathersfield School students compete in National Geographic Bee &nbsp

The Weathersfield School’s Top 10 National Geographic Bee’s finalists are eighth graders Garrett Corliss, Ethan Lawyer, John MacLachlan, Jasmine Martens, Morgan McKeen, Natalie Nichols and Hunter Watkins; seventh graders Bailey Eddy and Madison Knigh More...

Posted 12/9/2016 05:03 PM

Bellows Falls Middle School Trimester 1 honor roll &nbsp

Bellows Falls Middle School Trimester 1 honor rollGrade 5Payton Adams, Kiahna Chamberlin, Deke Davidson, Taylor Edwards, Denine French, Riley Haskell, Matthew Hayes, Walker James, Stella King, Cole Moore, Rebecca Robinson, Reghan Ryea, Sadie Scott, C More...

Posted 12/9/2016 03:50 PM

Police bust grow op in Bellows Falls &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — Police seized large quantities of heroin and marijuana from a “sophisticated” grow operation at a Bellows Falls residence Tuesday night, resulting in the arrest of a village man on drug charges. More...

Posted 12/21/2016 03:23 PM

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Dec. 11 More...

Posted 12/20/2016 04:23 PM

Don't go hungry for the holidays — get 3SquaresVT &nbsp

WESTMINSTER — Winter is a time when many households living with lower incomes are particularly hard-pressed to meet their food expenses, given the added burden of heating costs. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 07:19 PM

Don't tread on soft tires &nbsp

How would you like to cut out about 1 1/2 tons of greenhouse gas emissions from your annual carbon footprint? More...

Posted 12/20/2016 08:49 PM

Claremont Police Department Log &nbsp

Monday, Dec. 12  More...

Posted 12/20/2016 05:00 PM

Fire damages welding shop garage &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Firefighters were able to stifle a fire in the attic of a welding shop garage in Claremont late Monday afternoon. There were no reported injuries at this incident. More...

Posted 12/20/2016 12:54 AM

Fire burns down Charlestown home &nbsp

CHARLESTOWN — A ranch-style home in Charlestown was a “total loss” following a structure fire of unknown origin this past weekend.    More...

Posted 12/19/2016 10:26 PM

Windsor man arrested on drug charges &nbsp

WINDSOR — A Windsor man has been arrested on drug charges after police executed a search warrant on his home last week.  More...

Posted 12/19/2016 09:56 PM

High school madrigals spread holiday cheer through song &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — Springfield High School Madrigals spread holiday cheer to the dedicated and hard working Union Street Elementary School children recently by singing in the halls for the students to hear. More...

Posted 12/19/2016 04:06 PM

Vermont man arrested with 100 bags of heroin &nbsp

Police: Suspect attempted to throw drugs over embankment

BELLOWS FALLS — A Bellows Falls man was arrested and charged early Friday morning after police allegedly found him to be in possession of 100 bags of heroin following a traffic stop. More...

Posted 12/16/2016 08:13 PM

Fire department locates child reported missing &nbsp

CAVENDISH — A 10-year-old autistic girl who was reported missing early Friday morning in freezing conditions was swiftly located by the Proctorsville Fire Department. More...

Posted 12/16/2016 12:45 PM

Nonprofit looks to establish captive wolf education center &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — A Vermont-based organization is seeking support and funding to bring an interactive wolf education center to southern Vermont.“You can’t teach anything like a wolf can teach somebody,” said Wolfgard Northeast board president Adam Katr More...

Posted 12/14/2016 10:30 PM

Charlestown man arrested on a warrant after traffic stop &nbsp

|width=185|height=246|link=node|align=left]LONDONDERRY, Vt. — A Charlestown man was arrested on a warrant for petit larceny after a traffic stop in Londonderry, Vermont on Tuesday night. More...

Posted 12/14/2016 01:12 PM

NH military families create ornaments for National Christmas tree display in Washington, DC &nbsp

Members of New Hampshire military families, working with the Currier Museum of Art, have created ornaments for New Hampshire’s tree that is part of the 2016 National Christmas Tree display at President’s Park outside the White House in Washington, D. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 03:03 PM

Mt. Ascutney Hospital names new CEO &nbsp

WINDSOR — Joseph Perras, MD, has been named Chief Executive Officer of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC). More...

Posted 12/13/2016 04:00 PM

Townshend physician pays $76K for false claims violations &nbsp

TOWNSHEND — A physician from Townshend paid $76,000 to the U.S. government to avoid going to court for allegedly presenting false claims of Medicare or Medicaid payment.  More...

Posted 12/13/2016 08:31 PM

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Dec. 4 11:44 a.m. — Caller reported a stray dog on Cheney Street.  6:41 p.m. — Caller reported a domestic dispute on Sunapee Street.  8:23 p.m. — Caller reported a traffic accident on Elm Street. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 03:34 PM

Mascoma Savings Bank robbery suspect caught

HARTLAND — Vermont State Police today arrested Stephen Silva, 45, of Springfield, Massachusetts in connection with the Saturday morning robbery of Mascoma Savings Bank in Hartland. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 10:05 PM

Claremont Police Department log &nbsp

Friday, Dec. 2 8:29 a.m. — Criminal mischief on Balcom Place. 10:03 a.m. — Criminal mischief on Broad Street. 12:59 p.m. — Traffic accident on Sullivan Street. 2:17 p.m. — Fraud on Pleasant Street.  5:32 p.m. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 07:48 PM

NH trees donated for state holiday festivities &nbsp

Christmas tree growers all across New Hampshire are in the middle of the busy annual Christmas tree selling period.  The traditional holiday tree sales season starts Thanksgiving weekend and continues full tilt until Christmas Eve. More...

Posted 12/12/2016 03:46 PM

Middle school students strive to be Above the Influence &nbsp

TOWNSHEND — Several middle school students at Leland & Gray Middle & High School in Townshend are showing their classmates, teachers and family that they are committed to not being influenced by the negative social pressures like substance ab More...

Posted 12/11/2016 10:05 PM

Claremont Fire Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Dec. More...

Posted 12/11/2016 08:56 PM

Fugitive of the Week: Quintin Hardy &nbsp

Quintin Hardy, 30, is wanted for allegedly violating the terms of his probation.On Oc. 22, 2014, Hardy was indicted by the Sullivan County Grand Jury on two counts of sale of crack cocaine. More...

Posted 12/9/2016 06:42 PM

Ascutney Union Church named MAPP Community Champion &nbsp

ASCUTNEY, Vt. — Mt. Ascutney Prevention Partnership recently recognized Ascutney Union Church as a community champion recipient for their dedication to enriching the lives of those they serve throughout the community. More...

Posted 12/9/2016 05:57 PM

Bank of New Hampshire names new president and CEO &nbsp

LACONIA, N.H. — The Board of Directors of Bank of New Hampshire is pleased to announce that after an extensive national search, Paul J. Falvey has been selected as the next president and CEO of Bank of New Hampshire. More...

Posted 12/9/2016 04:19 PM