CLAREMONT — The volume of absentee voting in Claremont for November’s election has more than doubled that of the 2016 presidential election, though residents have no need to worry about their ballot once in the city’s hands, said Claremont City Clerk Gwen Melcher.
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CONCORD — The second of two New Hampshire gubernatorial debates within 13 hours explored one candidate’s lack of leadership experience and the other’s loyalty to the nation’s leader.
CONCORD — A monitor appointed to oversee the handling of sexual abuse claims at St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire has resigned, accusing campus officials of thwarting his efforts.
MANCHESTER, Vt. — After hiking over 200 miles (320 kilometers) on the country’s oldest long-distance trail, Rob Mullen had just 3 miles (5 kilometers) to go in the rain to meet up with his wife and father for a break.
NEWPORT — The Newport Selectboard plans to renew informational discussions with town residents about the benefit of building a new community center, in hopes to get voters to pass a bond for the project in May.
WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) — A white Vermont school principal was fired for a post on social media in June that was critical of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Home heating costs are expected to grow this winter because of projections of colder weather and people continuing to shelter at home due to the pandemic. But many could get a break in New England, which is heavily dependent on heating oil.
“We’d rather be in the housing business instead of the shelter business,” said Michael Redmond, executive director of Upper Valley Haven, a nonprofit that serves homeless and low-income residents on the New Hampshire and Vermont sides of the Connecticut River in the Upper Valley.
CLAREMONT — Sullivan County Superior Court Justice Brian Tucker has ordered the sealing of all document filings in the ongoing case between former Claremont police officer Jon Stone and the city of Claremont.
From left to right: New Hampshire Rep. Gary Merchant (Sullivan 4), Claremont Mayor Charlene Lovett, Golden Cross Ambulance Vice President Allyn Girard, Valley Regional Healthcare Medical Imaging Manager Jessica Ball, and Sullivan County Health Care Central Supply Coordinator Amanda Tomasko. …
CLAREMONT — A Claremont cornfield off Chestnut Street drew the curiosity of numerous drivers and residents Thursday when more than 80 men and women were busily combing the cut fields with metal detectors and spades.
Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and her Republican challenger Corky Messner clashed in a debate Wednesday over how best to address the economic challenges brought on by the coronavirus.
The Springfield Rotary Club has utilized a $3,500 Rotary Global Grant to make donations to the Springfield Fire Department and the Vermont Food Bank/Springfield Family Center to assist with COVID-19 response and recovery needs.
CLAREMONT — A local couple with several growing businesses is preparing to purchase and renovate the former Junior Sports League (JSL) building on 45 School St. for their new manufacturing operations.
HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) — The family of Maura Murray, a 21-year-old nursing student who disappeared after a 2004 car crash in New Hampshire, is asking for a state highway historical marker to be installed at the spot where she vanished.