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Mid-River Bulletin Board
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The Walpolean
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  • Selectboard Meeting Minutes – 9/22/22
      Selectboard Present:      Steven Dalessio, Chair; Peggy L. Pschirrer; Cheryl Mayberry CALL TO ORDER:  Mr. Dalessio called this meeting of the Selectboard to order at 6:30 PM in the Walpole Town Hall.  He advised this meeting is being recorded and asked anyone wishing to speak to identify themselves …
  • Infrastructure Public Meeting – 9/20/22
      Selectboard Present:      Steven Dalessio (Chair); Peggy L. Pschirrer   Absent: Cheryl Mayberry Committee Presenters:  Paul Looney; Rod Bouchard Staff Present:    Mike Rau (Road Agent); Jonah Merkle (Police Officer/Dept. Representative) Sarah Downing (Manager of Administration) North Walpole Village …
  • Busy October for the Town Hall
      Hello to those that access the Town Hall: This is an email notice that there is going to be a high level of activity starting next week at the Town Hall. Scaffolding subcontractor will be here next Monday (10/03/22) to start setting up the staging at the front and back of the building. There will be …
  • Welcome Newcomers – 10/1/22
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  • Selectboard Meeting Agenda – 9/29/22
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Vermont Journal / Shopper
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  • Londonderry to discuss Zoning Bylaws
      LONDONDERRY, Vt. – The Londonderry Planning Commission is hosting a series of public information meetings about the proposed Londonderry Zoning Bylaws. The meetings will be facilitated by the Town’s consultant, hired to update the regulations. The proposed bylaws represent a complete rewrite of the …
  • Brenda Lee Hill Celebration of Life
      ROCKINGHAM, Vt. – On Oct. 16, 2022, there will be a Celebration of Life for Brenda Lee Hill. This is for family and friends to share memories and stories of her short life. Held at the Rockingham Meetinghouse Cemetery, please arrive by 11 a.m. The Celebration will start promptly at 11:15 a.m. The po …
  • LTE: Stanley Noga Jr. supports Rep. Michelle Bos-Lun
      Dear Editor,   I am writing in support of Rep. Michelle Bos-Lun in her bid for re-election to a second term in the Statehouse, where she will represent Windham-3 District (Brookline, Westminster, and Rockingham). She has lived in Vermont since 2003, was elected to the House in 2020, and was subseque …
  • OLLI presents, “Mary Lou Williams: Composer, Pianist, Pioneer”
      Erik Nielsen, who will teach the OLLI program, “Mary Lou Williams”. Photo provided SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Erik Nielsen, composer and music historian, will present the next Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) program, “Mary Lou Williams: Composer, Pianist, Pioneer” on Tuesday Oct. 4, 2022, at 2 p.m. …
  • Londonderry Hazardous Waste Collection Day
      LONDONDERRY, Vt. – Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022 will be the second of Londonderry, Vt.’s annual Hazardous Waste Collection Days. Residents and businesses of Landgrove, Londonderry, Peru, Weston, and Windham are invited to bring their hazardous waste to Flood Brook Union School, Route 11, Londonderry, Vt. …


Valley News
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  • Lebanon, Hartford meet on housing
      LEBANON — In a joint meeting to discuss regional housing needs, Lebanon and Hartford officials agreed on a couple of key points. One, that providing affordable housing options for a diversity of needs is a highly complex issue, intertwined with dilemmas and obstacles. Two, that meeting this demand.. …
  • Staffing issues keep town in a twist
      NORWICH — Worker shortages, particularly in public works and the police department, have plagued Norwich over the past year, and community members have been vocal in their displeasure with how the town’s leaders have handled finding replacements. In the town’s latest leadership change, Norwich Selec …
  • White River Junction VA hosts PACT Act town hall
      WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — White River Junction VA Healthcare System and Veterans Benefits Administration are hosting a virtual town hall on Oct. 13 that will focus on the PACT Act, according to a news release.The Sergeant First Class Heath Robinson Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics.. …
  • Brownsville tiny home development hits regulatory roadblock
      BROWNSVILLE — A quest to build tiny homes along Mill Brook in Brownsville ended Friday, when a state official visited the project site and told the property’s owner Mark Morse that river corridor restrictions applied to the property, preventing development there.Current owners and West Windsor resid …
  • Hiker rescued at Cardigan Mountain, dies later at DHMC 
      ORANGE — A 62-year old man who was rescued after suffering a medical incident while hiking on Cardigan Mountain on Sunday died at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center the following day, the Canaan Fire Department said on Thursday.Canaan FD said that Mascoma Valley emergency responders were alerted at. …


Brattleboro Reformer
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Chester Telegraph
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  • Chester Police Dept. study finds communication lacking, training procedures outdated
      By Shawn Cunningham © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC The Chester Police Department needs to improve its communication with the public as well as bring its policies and related training procedures into the 21st century, according to a number of recommendations in an assessment of the town’s Police Dep …
  • Derry Planning Commission sets three info meetings on proposed bylaws
      The Londonderry Planning Commission is hosting a series of public information meetings in October about the proposed Londonderry Zoning Bylaws. The meetings will be facilitated by the town’s consultant hired to update the regulations. The proposed bylaws represent a complete rewrite of the existing …
  • SAPA-TV 2022 Annual Meeting, potluck Oct. 13
      Join Springfield Area Public Access Television for its annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 335 River St., Suite 1, in Springfield. The SAPA TV board and staff will update community members on operations during the 2021-2022 fiscal year. There will be a potluck dinner following the me …
  • Andover Select Board agenda for Sept. 26
      The Select Board for the Town of Andover will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, at Andover Town Office, 956 Andover Road, and via Zoom. For Zoom connections, please see below the agenda.   Here is the board agenda: 1. Call Meeting to Order. 2. Act on Agenda. 3. Act on Minutes of September 12th …
  • Chester boards up ‘health hazard’ Hennessey house
      By Shawn Cunningham © Telegraph Publishing LLC The boarded up Hennessey house as seen from Cummings Road on Sept. 20 Photos by Shawn Cunningham On Tuesday afternoon, employees of the Town of Chester boarded up the house at 138 Cummings Road to keep people from staying in the house that the town says …


E-Ticker News of Claremont
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  • Claremont City Manager Resigns, Taking Post in Enfield
      CLAREMONT, NH–Today City Manager Ed Morris submitted his official resignation from the City of Claremont. “I have accepted the position as the Town Manager with the Town of Enfield, NH,” said Morris. “I first advised the City Council of my intent to resign based on accepting a conditional offer on N …
  • Booster Blitz: Registration open for COVID-19 Booster Sites
      Concord, NH – Today, Wednesday, Dec. 1st, the State of New Hampshire opened registration for “Operation Booster Blitz,” 15 community-based sites that will be held on Saturday, December 11 across the state. Registration is now open at vaccines.nh.gov. Appointments can be made for up to 5 people at a …
  • Arrest Made in Diner Arson Case
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  • State Urges Preparedness Ahead of Possible Storm Impact
      Concord, NH – Today, Governor Chris Sununu provided the following update on Tropical Storm Henri, which is forecast to intensify and reach hurricane strength on Saturday, ahead of reaching New Hampshire.   The latest forecast from the National Weather Service predicts Henri will make a close approac …
  • Arson Investigation at Local Diner
      The Claremont Police Department and NH State Fire Marshal’s Office, with help from the Claremont Fire Department, are investigating what they are calling an intentionally set fire that took place on July 29, 2021, at approximately 9:06 p.m. The fire occurred at Daddypops Tumble Inn Diner located at …


Seven Days
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  • Quiz: The level of what substance was reduced in Richmond's drinking water for years without the public's knowledge?
       Answer this question and seven others in out new weekly news quiz about Vermont news. It’s quick, fun and informative.
  • Ripton Votes to Return to Addison Central School District
      Ripton residents voted resoundingly on Thursday to return to the Addison Central School District, nearly two years after residents voted to leave the district in an effort to save their elementary school. Despite the 148-89 vote, the tiny school’s fate remains unclear. Thursday’s vote was just the l …
  • Vergennes Phys Ed Teacher Named Vermont Teacher of the Year
      Hundreds of students gathered in the Vergennes Union Elementary School gym on Thursday afternoon for their first big assembly since before the pandemic. They had good reason to get together: Robyn Newton, a physical education teacher at the school for 27 years, was recognized as the 2023 Vermont Tea …
  • Two Randolph Restaurants Merge Into Kuya's at One Main
      Kuya’s Sandwiches + Kitchen made a splash with its stellar sandwiches and Filipino flavors when it opened in Randolph in late February 2021. Now, owners Patty and Travis Burns have moved their growing business down the block into the former corner home of One Main Tap & Grill. Kuya’s at One Main ope …
  • Guitar Virtuoso Richard Smith to Perform Live at CVU
      British-born guitarist Richard Smith is swinging through Vermont on his current tour, playing the Champlain Valley Union High School Theater this Friday night. Smith began his career as a child prodigy, joining his idol, guitar legend Chet Atkins, on stage when he was only 11 years old. Atkins was q …


Concord Monitor
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  • Around Concord Town Crier for the week of Oct. 2, 2022
      PENACOOKFood Pantry■The United Church of Penacook Food Pantry, serving Penacook residents only, is open every Tuesday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. year-round. If the Penacook Elementary/Merrimack Valley School District is closed due to weather, the pantry will also be closed. Visitors coming to the pantr …
  • Franklin Town Crier for the week of Oct. 2, 2022
      Blood drive■The City Council meeting takes place on Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. Three issues of note: information on existing conditions, and possible reuse options for Trestle Bridge; a resolution to accept pproximately $12,646.07 from Franklin Women’s Club for the purpose of setting up a scholarship fund;.. …
  • Boyfriend of slain boy’s mom gets 22 to 45 years in prison
      NASHUA, N.H. — The boyfriend of a slain 5-year-old boy’s mother was sentenced in New Hampshire on Thursday to 22 to 45 years in prison for manslaughter and other charges that he pleaded guilty to, nearly a year after the child’s body was found in a Massachusetts park.Joseph Stapf, 31, had filed an.. …
  • State’s goal is to make sure it has ‘a seat at the table’ as development emerges
      The development of offshore wind farms in the Gulf of Maine as a source of electric power offers opportunities for the state of New Hampshire, but the opportunities lean more heavily on economic benefits for the Granite State as opposed to direct energy benefits, according to information presented.. …
  • Residents invited to capital city tree tour at the State House 
        Capital City Tree TourWhere: The State HouseWhen: Saturday, 10:30 a.m.Cost: Free admission


WCAX
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  • Red Cross sends more volunteers to Florida
      BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – The American Red Cross is sending more volunteers to help people stranded in Florida after Hurricane Ian hit Wednesday.A spokesperson says 730 volunteers are supporting the relief effort and hundreds more are on the way.Three are from Vermont and nine are from New Hampshire. …
  • NY proceeds with plan for zero-emission vehicles by 2035
      ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A decision by regulators in California has cleared the way for New York to move forward on its goal of requiring all new cars and trucks sold in the state to be zero-emission by 2035, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said Thursday.State regulations being crafted by the end of the year …
  • Ripton votes to rejoin Addison Central School District
      RIPTON, Vt. (WCAX) – One year after voting to leave the Addison Central School District, Ripton residents have voted to rejoin it.A significant reason Ripton decided to leave ACSD in 2020 was that residents wanted a say over which schools closed.In the ACSD, that power rests with the school board, n …
  • Vermont cannabis shops gearing up for opening day
      BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – People in Vermont will be able to buy cannabis at retailers in the state starting Oct. 1.There are currently only four licensed retail shops in Vermont, three of which are opening Saturday.Rutland’s Mountain Girl Cannabis co-owner Josh MacDuff said they’ll be more than ready …
  • Hassan bill to help veterans transition to civilian life heads to president
      CONCORD, N.H. (WCAX) – Legislation sponsored by New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan aimed at supporting veterans is headed to President Biden.Hassan says her bill supports veterans during their transition to civilian life.The Solid Start program was created by the VA during the Trump administration to …


VPR
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NHPR
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Vermont state government
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