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HANOVER (AP) — A committee that reviewed efforts to prevent sexual misconduct and other abuses of power at Dartmouth College says work remains to make the initiative a highly visible and integral part of the college.

CHARLESTOWN — New Hampshire communities bordering the Connecticut River are mourning the loss of a young Claremont mother who was killed in a motor vehicle accident along Route 12 in Charlestown Monday afternoon, according to a town police report.

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — The Springfield Selectboard decided to part ways with its first-year town manager after nearly seven months due to his failure to take residency within the town during that time.

Mary Lou Huffling, left, of the Fall Mountain Food Shelf in Langdon received monetary donations from Dianne Potter of the Bellows Falls Woman’s Club, along with nonperishable food and personal care items donated by club members. While the club is unable to hold in-person meetings due to the …

CLAREMONT — SAU 6 Superintendent Michael Tempesta forewarned the Claremont and Unity school boards about plans to discuss switching to partially or fully remote instruction in the future amid an increasing impact from the surging novel coronavirus pandemic on school staffing.

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Mary Lou Huffling, left, of the Fall Mountain Food Shelf in Langdon received monetary donations from Dianne Potter of the Bellows Falls Woman’s Club, along with nonperishable food and personal care items donated by club members. While the club is unable to hold in-person meetings due to the … Read more

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David Umling, who was raised on a small dairy farm in Charlestown and later worked for several regional planning commissions in New Hampshire and Vermont, retired in 2017 to a farm (Peeper Pond Farm) he and his wife, Barbara established in eastern West Virginia, roughly 15 miles south of Pet… Read more

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It is a pleasure to announce that Emma Graham has been named the 2020 Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizen for Bellows Falls Union High School (BFUHS). The DAR Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest, created in 1934, are intended to encourage and reward the qualities … Read more

REGIONAL NEWS

The U.S. Rhodes Scholars for 2021 were elected virtually this year for the first time as the coronavirus pandemic swept across the globe, though that didn’t extinguish enthusiasm among the 32 students who won scholarships to Oxford University.

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When a 6-foot-tall elf at the North Pole named Buddy realizes that he’s not actually an elf but a human raised as an elf, the result was the 2003 heartwarming comedy “Elf” starring Will Ferrell. It became a Christmas movie staple. Next week 43 young local actors are bringing the story to lif… Read more