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Tracy Davis Pierce

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Irasburg plans to fight merger

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by Elizabeth Trail   IRASBURG — The select board here agreed at its regular meeting Monday to get in touch with an attorney to find out more about options for fighting any Act 46 merger involving the Irasburg Village School. …To read the rest of this article, ... More »

Obituaries 11.14.18

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  Chief Walter C. Gutzmann Jr. Chief Walter C. Gutzmann Jr., 77, of Craftsbury, well-known fire chief and schoolteacher for over 50 years, died suddenly at his home on November 5, 2018. He was born on May 12, 1941, in Arlington, Massachusetts, to Walter and Li... More »

Martin retains seat in close race for Sheriff

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Pick up this week’s paper to read about the most hotly contested race this year. …To read the rest of this article, and all the Chronicle‘s stories, subscribe to the online edition below: Annual online subscription Short-term online subscription Print subscrip... More »

Voter turnout was heavy and steady

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by Brooke Grams A huge turnout for a non-presidential election year kept town clerks and vote counters up late Tuesday and into early Wednesday tabulating their towns’ returns.  The most hotly contested race this year — the contest between incumbent Sheriff Ki... More »

The promise of a bountiful hunt

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by Paul Lefebvre A promise of a bountiful hunt appears to be in store for those who take to the woods when the 2018 deer rifle season open this Saturday, November 10.   …To read the rest of this article, and all the Chronicle‘s stories, subscribe to the online... More »

OCSU soundly rejects ACT 46 merger

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  by Elizabeth Trail   Orleans Central Supervisory Union (OCSU) voters once again said a resounding “no” to consolidating their seven elementary school districts and Lake Region Union High School into a single district. …To read the rest of this article, and a... More »

Obituaries 11.7.18

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Bonnie H. Benway Bonnie H.  Benway, 71, of Newport died on November 1, 2018, in Newport. She was born in Newport on December 22, 1946, to Harry Peck and Erla Corkins. She married Cecil Benway, who predeceased her. Bonnie was employed as a laborer for Pearse Le... More »

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 »