Monthly Archives: January 2013

Vermont Senate Committee to Broadcast End of Life Choices

Vermont Public Television is broadcasting the Vermont Senate committee’s hearing on end of life choices on Tuesday, Jan. 29, from 5-7pm. The committee on health and welfare will take testimony in the House Chamber of the Vermont State House. Members

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White Mountains on New Quarter

The U.S. Forest Service announced on Monday that the White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire is honored on an America the Beautiful Quarter released recently by the U.S. Mint. The coin depicts Mount Chocorua, the easternmost peak of the

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Arrest Made in Dr.’s Stabbing Death

A Vermont man has been arrested for the stabbing death of Dr. Catherine “Kitty” Houghton in the Littleton Hampton Inn on Monday night. Officials say, Rodney Hill, 37 of West Danville VT was arrested Tuesday morning on two counts of

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Richards School Closed For At Least One More Day

Students attending Newport Richards’ School have today off as the clean up and drying out continues following a break in the school’s sprinkler system. Principal of Richards School, Phillip Callahan said he does not know if there will be school

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Woman Dies in Fiery Crash

A fiery crash took caused the death of a woman and two others to be treated for minor injuries after two cars collided just after 2:30 pm on Monday. Vermont State Police say the accident occurred on Rt. 30 in

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Breaking News: Sprinkle System Breaks-Damages School

Newport Fire Department and Public Works Department were busy Sunday afternoon. Newport Fire Lt. Jason Rook, said they received a call at 2:12 pm reporting a system break. It was discovered a pipe from the sprinkler system in the attic

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Jennifer Horn is the New NH GOP Chair

Today, the members of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee elected Jennifer Horn of Nashua to the post of Chairman of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee. “I am honored to lead our party in New Hampshire,” said Chairman Horn.

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Canaan Fire Leaves Family Homeless

Fire crews from Danbury, Enfield, Grafton, Lebanon, and Springfield joined Canaan to fight two fires on Wednesday. One fire destroyed the Maddaline’s family home on Englehart Lane although the family escaped without injuries, they did lose their dog Daubach. The

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Hartford Police Find Stash Of Drugs During Traffic Stop

Hartford VT Police obtained a search warrant and seized a vehicle of a Rosdale, New York man just after 2 am on Wednesday. Police say Eric Nislow 30 of Rosdale NY was stopped for a traffic violation. During the stop,

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Tips for Frozen Pipes

The Lebanon Department of Public Works, advises residents to check water pipes and meters not protected from the cold and offer the following suggestions for protecting pipes from dropping temperatures. Wrapping any exposed water pipes and meter with heat tape,

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