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Tracy Davis Pierce

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Obituaries 10.31.18

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Ruth E. Grimes Ruth E. Grimes, 77, of Albany, died on October 26, 2018, in Newport. She was born on April 10, 1941, in Plymouth, New Hampshire, to Kenneth and Frances (Foot) McKee.  On August 22, 1959 she married Ronald Grimes, who predeceased her in 1988. Rut... More »

Obituaries 10.24.18

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  Jeannette B. Anderson Jeannette B. Anderson, 87, of Craftsbury died on October 17, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born on August 15, 1931, in Ware, Massachusetts, to Roger and Nellie (Scott) Atwood.  On December 8, 1947, she married Per... More »

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Gloria Bruce to direct Newport development

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Gloria Bruce to direct Newport development   by Joseph Gresser   NEWPORT — About 80 people showed up at the North Country Career Center Monday evening for a gathering billed as the Newport City Development Summit.  They were welcomed by Newport City Manager La... More »

Coventry landfill expansion moves closer

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  by Joseph Gresser COVENTRY — A 51.2-acre expansion of the New England Waste Services of Vermont (NEWS-VT) landfill here moved a step closer to approval on October 12 when the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) Department of Environmental Conservation ... More »

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Slim pickings for moose hunters

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    by Paul Lefebvre ISLAND POND — Gone are the days when traffic and spectators congested the lanes of travel at the state and town highway garages here.  Missing are the racks of embroidered clothing from Maine, and food carts, hosted by members of the Brigh... More »

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In Albany: Plans for a park lead to lawsuit

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by Elizabeth Trail Late in September, a logger hired by the town of Albany began clear cuttinga section of a long-fallow piece of land the town owns at the top of Hartwell Pond Road.  According to a memo the select board handed out at its October 2 meeting, th... More »

Barton Select Board

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BARTON — The Barton Select Board, operating without Selectman Bob Croteau as has been the case since it changed its meeting time earlier this year, decided to designate Orleans Emergency Unit as the town’s ambulance service.  Barton Ambulance went out of busin... More »