Monthly Archives: February 2013

NY Man Killed In Peru VT Snowmobile Accident

A Cropseyville NY man died in a snowmobile accident at the south end of Griffith Lake in Peru Vt. shortly after 10:30 Sunday morning. Police say Verouzhan Bagramian 45 was thrown from his snowmobile after the left ski hit ledge

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Potato on Fast Track for NH State Vegetable

The white potato is on track to be the official vegetable of NH. Last week the house passed HB 535 honoring the first white potato planted in the North started in Derry in1719 by Scotch/Irish settlers. Fourth graders from the

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Ex-School Bus Driver Sentenced On Child Pornography

A Milton man was sentenced to 160 years in prison after he plead guilty to five counts of sexual exploitation of children and one count of possession of child pornography. John Allen Wright, 46, of Milton N.H entered his plea

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Gordon B. Flint Jr. Leaving School Board

The Newport School Board said goodbyes to Gordon B. Flint Jr. at Thursday, Feb. 21 school board meeting. Flint is the last remaining board member who was present during the firing of Superintendent Virginia Irwin and resignation of the chair

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Alert Issued by NH State Police

The New Hampshire State Police wants to remind citizens of New Hampshire that road travel is anticipated to be hazardous from this storm. The NHSP reminds everyone to limit road travel from Saturday evening into Sunday morning to allow the

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Uniting NH’s Aerospace and Defense Industries

The New Hampshire Aerospace and Defense Export Consortium is launching a new program that unites hundreds of companies in the aerospace and defense industries. The program will focus on boosting sales in a competitive global market. Presentations to introduce the

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Meeting for Bradford Town Hall Restoration

The Bradford NH Town Hall Restoration Committee is holding an informational forum on Saturday, Feb 23 from 10 am noon at the Bradford Elementary School. The forum provides a time to ask questions and make comments before the Committee presents

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Lebanon Roads Posted

The City of Lebanon has posted a weight limit of 6 tons on various City roads and streets effective March 1, 2013 and will remain posted until further notice. The following streets and roads are posted: Blueberry Hill Churchill Way

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House Panel Wants 15 Cents Increase in Gas

On Thursday, the Public Works and Highway Committee voted to increase the state’s gasoline tax by 83%. As amended, HB 617 would increase the state’s tax on gas from $0.18 per gallon to $0.33 per gallon, a 15-cent hike. The

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Transient Man Faces Drug Charges in VT

A transient man will appear in Windsor VT County Criminal Court on April 16, to answer charges of possession of marijuana. Springfield Police say they answered a call regarding suspicious activity and found three men allegedly smoking marijuana behind the

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