Newport Circuit Court &nbsp

NEWPORT — The following cases were heard in Newport Circuit Court during the week of Nov. 14. More...

Posted 11/23/2015 05:30 PM

Sullivan County Property Transfers &nbsp

NEWPORT — The following property transfers were recorded at the office of the Sullivan County Registry of Deeds from Nov. 10 to Nov. 16: Sunapee More...

Posted 11/22/2015 08:54 PM

Sullivan County employees recognized at NH Association of Counties conference &nbsp

NEWPORT — Three Sullivan County employees were recognized at the 2015 New Hampshire Association of Counties conference held from Nov. 1-4, 2015. More...

Posted 11/21/2015 02:36 AM

Fugitive of the Week: Matthew Lambert &nbsp

Matthew Lambert, 39, is wanted for allegedly violating his probation. More...

Posted 11/21/2015 12:10 AM

Claremont District Court &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The following cases were heard in Claremont District Court for the week of Nov. 13:   More...

Posted 11/20/2015 09:45 PM

Claremont tax rate has been set &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The Department of Revenue Administration has set the 2015 tax rate for Claremont. The new tax rate, based on the voter approval of the school, city and county budgets, will be $41.47, according to Mary Walter, finance director. More...

Posted 11/18/2015 02:05 AM

Springfield Hospital to install solar hot water system &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD —  The Departments of Engineering and Development at Springfield Hospital are joining forces to install solar hot water at the hospital — the first ever at a Vermont hospital. More...

Posted 11/18/2015 01:22 AM

Newport Circuit Court &nbsp

NEWPORT – The following cases were heard in Newport Circuit Court during the week ending Nov. 7:Samantha B. Hill, 40, 97 Cash St., Croydon, pleaded innocent to operating with a suspended registration Sept. More...

Posted 11/16/2015 11:25 PM

Sullivan County Property Transfers &nbsp

NEWPORT – The following property transfers were recorded at the office of the Sullivan County Registry of Deeds from Nov. More...

Posted 11/15/2015 11:00 PM

Valley Regional Healthcare to present Community Health Needs Assessment &nbsp

Claremont —Valley Regional Healthcare will present its recentlycompleted Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) to the public on Tuesday,November 17, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., in Claremont. More...

Posted 11/14/2015 12:10 AM

Sturm, Ruger third-quarter net sales up $22.6 million over 2014 &nbsp

SOUTHPORT, Conn. -- Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) announced Nov. More...

Posted 11/12/2015 10:54 PM

Sunapee tax rate is $15.01, down 17 cents &nbsp

SUNAPEE – The Town of Sunapee, home to the lowest tax rate in Sullivan County, has come in even a little lower, according to figures released last week by the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration.The 2015 tax rate for Sunapee has been s More...

Posted 11/12/2015 10:55 PM

Looking for the next Apple Blossom Queen &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — High school senior girls in the communities served by Springfield Hospital and Springfield Medical Care Systems are invited to participate in the 60th annual Apple Blossom Cotillion. More...

Posted 11/12/2015 07:11 PM

Fort at No. 4 to hold season end harvest dinner &nbsp

CHARLESTOWN — With another season of sharing the history the Fort at No. Four behind them, the volunteers are preparing for their last event of the season— a harvest dinner. The dinner and silent auction will be held on Saturday, Nov. More...

Posted 11/11/2015 09:01 PM

Greater Falls Coalition meeting Nov. 20 &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS — Join Greater Falls Connections for its monthly coalition meeting from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20 at Parks Place in Bellows Falls. More...

Posted 11/11/2015 10:58 PM

Newport Circuit Court &nbsp

NEWPORT — Nine motorists pleaded guilty to the use of a mobile electronic device while driving during July and August in Newport and were fined $100 each in Newport Circuit Court during the week ending Oct. 31.   More...

Posted 11/9/2015 11:30 PM

Charlestown seeks mutual aid agreement with Rockingham &nbsp

ROCKINGHAM — The Charlestown Fire Department is looking to enter into a mutual aid agreement with Rockingham. On Nov. More...

Posted 11/6/2015 11:52 PM

Parents needed for NEASC preparation committee &nbsp

CLAREMONT — In October 2016, Stevens High School (SHS) will be visited by the accreditation team from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) for their regular evaluation. More...

Posted 11/6/2015 07:02 PM

Springfield on the Move busy priming street poles on Main Street &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — The weekends of Oct. 3 and Oct. 10 saw the completion of preparing and priming all the streetlight poles from the square to the community house bridge on the west side of Main Street in Springfield. More...

Posted 11/5/2015 01:50 AM

Faulty circuit breaker causes 42-minute outage &nbsp

NEWPORT – A faulty circuit breaker was blamed for a 42-minute power outage in Newport that left 1,050 Eversource customers without electricity Thursday morning.“A piece of equipment on Cheney Street that acts as a circuit breaker acted improperly,” a More...

Posted 11/5/2015 09:06 PM

Marsha Bailey to address Veteran’s Day gathering in Newport &nbsp

NEWPORT – Marsha Waterman Bailey, a Desert Shield/Storm veteran in 1990-91, will give the Address of the Day at Newport’s Veteran’s Day program at 11 a.m. Wednesday on the Newport Common. More...

Posted 11/5/2015 09:05 PM

Harvest fundraiser benefits Fall Mountain Food Shelf &nbsp

ALSTEAD — The totals are in, and Fall Mountain Food Shelf Director Mary Lou Huffling was deeply moved by the warmth and support in evidence at Bensonwood’s Harvest Hoedown fundraiser. More...

Posted 11/4/2015 01:22 AM

'Trunk or Treat' draws kids in costume &nbsp

PROCTORSVILLE — Wendy McNaughton of Cavendish didn't think it out of season to show up at an outdoor children's Halloween party dressed as Old Saint Nick. Or was it his wife? "I haven't decided if I am Mr. Claus or Mrs. More...

Posted 11/1/2015 09:00 PM

Fugitive of the Week: Charles Lancey &nbsp

Charles Lancey, 58, is wanted for failing to show up in Sullivan County Superior Court for arraignment.On Sept. 23, Lancey was indicted by the Sullivan County Grand Jury for a charge of domestic violence involving a knife. More...

Posted 10/30/2015 07:40 PM

Claremont District Court

The following cases were heard in Claremont District Court during the week of Oct. 23. More...

Posted 10/28/2015 08:35 PM

Newport Police Log Nov. 15 to Nov. 21 &nbsp

Sunday, Nov. 1512:30 a.m. — Caller reported a noise disturbance on Syndicate Street.12:50 a.m. — Arrest made and the person was taken into protective custody for intoxication. More...

Posted 11/23/2015 09:20 PM

Claremont Fire Department Fire Log &nbsp

Sunday, Nov. 15   11:36 a.m. — Engine 3, Ladder 2 and Engine 1 responded to 7 Heritage Drive for a stove fire.   1:51 p.m. — Engine 3 responded to Sullivan Street for an electrical problem.   Monday, Nov. More...

Posted 11/22/2015 04:20 PM

SMHS electric bill projected to be reduced by 47 percent &nbsp

SUNAPEE — At the Sun-apee School District, SAU 85 School Board meeting in May, board members voted unanimously to approve an energy efficient LED lighting project proposed by American Energy Efficiency Company Inc. More...

Posted 11/21/2015 02:15 AM

Sullivan County Cares to hold Christmas corner event at high school &nbsp

NEWPORT — Sullivan County Cares will be holding its 1st annual Children’s Christmas Corner and Craft Fair Saturday, Dec. 12 at Newport High School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Posted 11/20/2015 06:43 PM

Runnings to hold food drive &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Runnings is giving back to the communities we serve and fighting hunger this Thanksgiving. Shopping at Runnings, located at 403 Washington Street, the day before Thanksgiving will help feed those in need throughout the holiday season. More...

Posted 11/20/2015 04:31 PM

Library to receive nine donated laptops &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — Optum, the information technology company hired to set up Vermont's Health Connect website, will donate nine refurbished laptop computers to the Springfield public library next month. More...

Posted 11/18/2015 01:03 AM

Common Man owner receives lifetime achievement award at hospitality expo &nbsp

CONCORD — New Hampshire’s hospitality industry leaders gathered at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside on Nov. More...

Posted 11/18/2015 12:55 AM

St. Albans man charged with possession of cocaine &nbsp

ROCKINGHAM — On Nov. More...

Posted 11/15/2015 05:06 PM

Westminster woman cited for DUI, leaving the scene of an accident &nbsp

WESTMINSTER  — On Saturday, Nov. 14 at approximately 12:30 a.m., Vermont State Police received a phone call about a silver Dodge sedan hitting the complainant's car in their driveway and then leaving. More...

Posted 11/14/2015 08:03 PM

Main Street Arts hosts art exhibit &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER — The art of Collin Leech is the subject of an art show opening Sunday, Nov. 28 at Main Street Arts and running through Dec. 28. An opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3. More...

Posted 11/12/2015 07:12 PM

High Tunnel and Debby Hinman win county conservation awards &nbsp

UNITY — The 69th Annual Meeting of the Sullivan County Conservation District will take place on Friday, Nov. 13 at the Acworth Meetinghouse in Acworth. More...

Posted 11/12/2015 10:52 PM

Claremont District Court &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The following cases were heard in Claremont District Court during the week of Nov. 6, 2015: More...

Posted 11/12/2015 07:39 PM

Newporters remember the important contributions of veterans &nbsp

NEWPORT – The importance of veterans at the community level was emphasized in a Veterans Day speech Wednesday by retired New Hampshire Army National Guard sergeant Marsha Waterman Bailey of Charlestown. More...

Posted 11/11/2015 11:04 PM

Pedestrian hit by car in Springfield &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — Police said a man was struck and seriously injured outside the McDonald's restaurant on Chester Road at the intersection of routes 11 and 106 in Springfield Monday night. Springfield Police Douglas S. More...

Posted 11/11/2015 11:43 PM

Charlestown church collecting wheelchairs for charity &nbsp

Every year 75,000 wheelchairs are thrown away in theUnited States alone, while 20 million people around theworld desperately need a wheelchair. You can make adifference and help people in developing countriesexperience the gift of mobility. More...

Posted 11/10/2015 11:17 PM

Sullivan County Property Transfers &nbsp

NEWPORT — The following property transfers were recorded at the office of the Sullivan County Registry of Deeds from Oct. 27 to Nov. 2.      Claremont   More...

Posted 11/8/2015 06:17 PM

Fugitive of the Week: Daniel Walter &nbsp

Daniel Walter, 29, is wanted for allegedly violating his probation. More...

Posted 11/6/2015 03:11 PM

Rec Chili Contest winners announced &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. — The Saxtons River Rec has announced the winners of its annual chili cook off, held Oct. 24 on the lawn at Main Street Arts. More...

Posted 11/5/2015 01:53 AM

RVCC President Harvey-Smith elected to American Association of Community Colleges Board of Directors &nbsp

|width=178|height=250|link=node|align=left] CLAREMONT — Dr. Alicia B. More...

Posted 11/5/2015 09:08 PM

Claremont District Court &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The following cases were heard in Claremont District Court during the week of Oct. 30:   More...

Posted 11/5/2015 09:31 PM

Governor, executive council meet to discuss trade with Canada &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Yesterday morning Governor Maggie Hassan and members of the Executive Council held their regular meeting at the Claremont Savings Bank Community Center, which was hosted by Councilor Joe Kenney. More...

Posted 11/4/2015 09:10 PM

Sullivan County Property Transfers &nbsp

NEWPORT — The following property transfers were recorded at the office of the Sullivan County Registry of Deeds from Oct. 20 to Oct. 26:     Plainfield  More...

Posted 11/1/2015 10:54 PM

West Windsor Highway Department completes Better Backroads projects &nbsp

WINDSOR — With grant funding provided by Better Backroads, the West Windsor Highway Department lined a ditch on Knob Hill Road with stone and stabilized a bank on Rush Meadow Road to prevent erosion and protect water quality. More...

Posted 10/29/2015 11:20 PM

Runnings raises funds for breast cancer &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Runnings “Ladies Night” event generated $10,000 to help in the fight against breast cancer. More...

Posted 10/28/2015 06:18 PM

Arrowhead Music Festival is Saturday &nbsp

CLAREMONT — The Arrowhead Music Festival, featuring six bands, will be held from 12 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 at Arrowhead. A Zombie Walk will also be held. More...

Posted 10/28/2015 08:55 PM