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Man dies in Thursday morning blaze
HALIFAX- Ray White Jr. died Thursday morning after his residence at 2978 Reed Hill Road was engulfed in flames. According to multiple sources, it is believed that White died after attempting to res...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug dealers busted
WILMINGTON- Two men were arrested Wednesday, November 19, following a months-long investigation into drug trafficking in the Deerfield Valley. Brothers Michael Chinnici, 23, of West Dover, and Edwa...
Nov 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Couple has given a lifetime of service
By Linda Donaghue HALIFAX- A life of service means different things to different people. One can serve in the military, in the Peace Corps, in medical and teaching professions, in countless other p...
Nov 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilmington, Dover officials powwow about joint fire protection
By Mike Eldred WILMINGTON- Is there a better way to serve the fire protection needs of Wilmington and Dover? Dover and Wilmington selectboard members, along with the chiefs of the West Dover and Wi...
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students oppose decision on Title IX coordinator
By Shannon Haaland MARLBORO- Forty Marlboro College students signed their names to a petition calling for an emergency town meeting in response to a change approved by Marlboro College faculty. In ...
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police department introduces taser policy to board
By Jack Deming WILMINGTON- The Wilmington Police Department is adding a new set of guidelines to their response-to-resistance policy, as their officers prepare to add a new tool to their belts. The...
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Town administrator resigns
by Jack Deming
Nov 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
By Jack Deming READSBORO- In a letter to the selectboard, Mark Shea resigned from the part-time town administrator position he held for the last three years, effective Monday, October 25. Shea left...
Deerfield Valley Rescue celebrates 40th
by Jack Deming
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
By Jack Deming WILMINGTON- A lot has changed in the valley over the last 40 years. Businesses have come and gone, ski resorts and the surrounding condominiums have expanded, and broadband Internet ...
Board and residents not speaking the same language
by Jack Deming
Nov 08, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
By Jack Deming WILMINGTON- Thursday night’s special meeting was a third and final chance for the Wilmington Selectboard to gather public input before adopting new zoning bylaws, and a group of loca...
Sibilia upsets incumbent Moran in election-night nailbiter
by Mike Eldred
Nov 06, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
By Mike Eldred DOVER- Independent candidate Laura Sibilia won her bid to represent the Windham-Bennington district Tuesday evening, defeating incumbent Democrat John Moran by a 39-vote margin. Tues...
Tax fund discussion fuels tension, debate on limits
Nov 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
By Jack Deming WILMINGTON- Tension arose at last night’s selectboard meeting after board chair Jim Burke took umbrage with public comment. Reviewing the town’s 1% option tax policy, the selectboard...
Geomorphic study on Green River corridor discussed
by Margo Avakian
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
HALIFAX- Halifax residents gathered, together with the selectboard and planning commission, to hear the results of a geomorphic study of the Green River corridor presented by John Bennett, of the W...