The body of a Sunapee, N.H. man whose car had been left at the Quechee Gorge in mid-February was recovered at the North Hartland Dam early Wednesday afternoon.

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Photo Gallery: Hugh Hermann’s 85th Birthday

April 16, 2014
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Dr. Hugh Hermann celebrated his 85th birthday with friends and family.

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Photo Gallery: Flavors Of The Valley

April 16, 2014
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Flavors of the Valley is the greater Upper Valley’s tasting, informational and buying event for locally grown foods. Dozens of local farmers and chefs answered questions about their food and farm products on Sunday at Hartford High School.

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Photo Gallery: WUHS Baseball Practice

April 16, 2014
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Woodstock Union High School boys baseball team was able to practice outside on Monday.

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Photo Gallery: ‘Mud’ Season ArtisTree Opening

April 16, 2014
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The annual ‘Mud’ Season show launched on Friday with refreshments and live music just after the event.

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Photo Gallery: 506 On The River Inn Opens

April 16, 2014
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Along Route 4 in West Woodstock the 506 On The River Inn is open for business.

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Sean Densmore Obituary, 24

April 16, 2014

Visiting hours will be held Monday, April 21 from 3-5 p.m. at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., with a memorial service following at the funeral home at 5p.m. for Sean M. Densmore, 24, formerly of Hartland and Hartford, VT was killed in a hit and run accident on Sunday April 13th in Denver.

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Fred Peck II Obituary

April 16, 2014

There will be no services for Fred C. Peck II. He will be cremated and his ashes will be buried at Riverside Cemetery in Woodstock.

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Ruth Morgan Obituary, 54

April 16, 2014

There will be a private graveside burial for Ruth Page (Mori) Morgan, who passed away peacefully at her home on April 8 with her husband and daughters by her side. She died of Leiomyosarcoma cancer.

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Cecelia Grover Obituary, 92

April 16, 2014

A graveside service and internment at the Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Randolph Center is scheduled for June 20, at 11 a.m. for both Cecelia and Alfred Grover. Cecelia passed away on Wednesday April 9 at the Christian Care Nursing Home, Springfield, Tenn. Alfred passed away in 2012.

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Henry Witzenberger Obituary, 96

April 16, 2014

A graveside service will be held in the Riverside Cemetery in Woodstock at a later date for Henry Frank Witzenberger, 96, who died peacefully on April 1 at Heaton Woods in Montpelier.

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Ruth Zaloom Obituary, 48

April 16, 2014

A graveside service will be held on June 1 at 2 p.m. in the old part of the Riverside Cemetery in Woodstock for Ruth Johnston Zaloom, 48, who died at her home in Burlington on April 6.

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Thomas Byrne Jr. Obituary, 89

April 16, 2014

In accordance with his wishes, no services will be held for Thomas J. Byrne Jr., 89, who died on April 11 from a heart attack while jogging near his home in New York City.

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Bernard Richardson Obituary, 84

April 16, 2014

The funeral service for Bernard Silas Richardson, 84 who passed away April 9 at St. Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. was held April 11 with Bro. Kevin Dye officiating.

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Woodstock To Monitor Rivers For Flooding

April 15, 2014

The police and highway crew will be monitoring the Ottauquechee River for flooding Tuesday and Wednesday as melted snow and rain water has caused high waters.

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Flood Warning For Windsor County

April 15, 2014

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning Tuesday for the areas surrounding the Connecticut River.

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Hartland’s Cox Wins Six Events At Ithaca’s Sectionals

April 15, 2014

Hartland Swimmer Hannah Cox ended the winter season with a burst of speed capturing first place in six out of her seven events at the Speedo Ithaca Sectionals in New York in March.

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Group Hopes To Pair Schools With Local Farms

April 14, 2014
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During the year, many high school students throughout the Upper Valley devote their extra time to fundraising for school-related clubs or teams…. What they might not be aware of, however, is that they could offer potential investors a wider range of goods from which to choose. Enter Vital Communities, a nonprofit organization whose agenda and programs are driven by regional needs and community interests.

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Longin Ambros: WWII Survivor ‘Carved Out A Spot’ In VT

April 14, 2014
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Longin Ambros, a war veteran who was forced into a Nazi labor camp in Germany before building his own house in Hartland, died March 13. He was 90…

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