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DUI crash on I-91 in Rockingham

ROCKINGHAM — A 40-year-old man from Windsor was arrested for DUI following a crash in Rockingham yesterday. Authorities were notified of a motor vehicle crash on I-91 north at around 4:45 p.m. Troopers responded to the area and identified the driver as Paul Reynolds. Police say they observed several...
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3 people injured after car crashes into telephone pole in Walpole

WALPOLE, N.H. — Police in Walpole are investigating a crash that temporarily knocked out power to part of the town. The crash happened shortly before 8:40 p.m. Saturday near Walpole Middle School. Investigators said the three occupants were injured after their car failed to navigate a turn and struck...
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Historian Marty Podskoch presents at the Rockingham Library

ROCKINGHAM, Vt. – On  Saturday, July 16, at 1 p.m., historian and author Marty Podskoch will talk about Vermont’s 30 Civilian Conservation Corps Camps, including the one in Bellows Falls on CCC Road, at the Rockingham Library. The CCC began on March 31, 1933, under President Roosevelt’s...
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Police: Man held without bail after domestic assault

WESTMINSTER — A 35-year-old man from Chester was cited for aggravated domestic assault following an incident in Westminster early this morning. Authorities say they were notified of a family fight at a home on Davidson Hill Road at around 1:00 a.m. Following an investigation, police allege that Tyler Marston...
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Elvin Parker, 1956-2022

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – Elvin Lawrence Parker, 66, of Westminster, Vt., died Thursday, June 9, 2022, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born May 5, 1956, in Bellows Falls, Vt., the son of Leonard and Winifred (Hall) Parker. He was a graduate of Bellows Falls Union High School, and worked at Putney Paper Co. in Putney, Vt. He was a kind, gentle man who was loved by all. His greatest joy was his family.
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CCCA presents Rick Davis and Friends

PROCTORSVILLE, Vt. – The Town of Cavendish will continue its summer music series with a concert by Rick Davis and Friends on the Svec Memorial Green in Proctorsville, Wednesday, July 13 at 6 p.m. Rick Davis has been a staple of the Vermont ski scene, on his own and...
CAVENDISH, VT
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Disband the sheriff’s departments

After reading the recent VTDigger report on Sheriff Newton, listening to an older VPR podcast regarding Vermont sheriffs and the recent article on “Policing for Profit,” it is my belief that the Vermont sheriff’s departments should be disbanded. The sheriff’s departments are rife with nepotism and a...
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Homecoming for incoming Claremont Police chief

CLAREMONT, N.H. (WCAX) - There is a changing of the guard when it comes to public safety in Claremont, New Hampshire, which in many ways represents the past and future of policing. “It’s knowing the pulse of the community,” said Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase. That’s how Chase...
CLAREMONT, NH

Fireworks injury prompts safety warning from police

WESTMINSTER, Vt. (AP) — Authorities in Vermont say a man was seriously injured Saturday while setting off fireworks. The Vermont State Police say officers responded late Saturday night to a residence in the town of Westminster, located on the border with New Hampshire, after a man there sustained “significant” injuries to his hand. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
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Community honors Coach Lockerby at season’s start

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – Lakes Region defeated Bellows Falls Post 37, 14-3 on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, in a game abbreviated to five innings by the 10-run rule. But this night at Hadley Field was about much more than baseball. It was about community, love, and paying tribute to a great man, intertwined in that community in so many ways.
WESTMINSTER, VT
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Rockingham Library summer programming

ROCKINGHAM, Vt. – Celebrate the start of the Rockingham Free Public Library’s annual summer reading program, “Oceans of Possibilities,” with a kick-off event on July 6, at 5 p.m., at the library with a live, in-person performance from Modern Times Theater and the 13th Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover.
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Man held without bail following assault in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD — A 37-year-old man was arrested following an incident in Springfield early this morning. Authorities were notified of a family fight on Clinton Street at around 2:40 a.m. Following an investigation, police allege that Joshua Thibeault, 37, of Springfield, assaulted a household family member. Thibeault was placed under...
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