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Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Bellows Falls drug suspect charged in federal court

BURLINGTON - A 24-year-old Bellows Falls man, who police say was found with 1,001 bags of heroin in his car, was released from federal court in Burlington on conditions on Tuesday. Joshua K. Williams also had 28 grams of cocaine during a search of his car, according to Detective Trooper Jeffrey Ste

BRATTLEBORO REFORMER - 2018-03-16 07:00:00

South Royalton man denies killing estranged wife

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (WCAX) The man accused of murdering his estranged wife in South Royalton appeared in court in White River Junction this afternoon. Frank Sanville, 70, pleaded not guilty to five charges, including first-degree murder in the shooting and killing of Wanda Sanville, 48. Police

WCAX - 2018-03-16 20:53:00

Father of NH woman slain with her 2 children: 'Our hearts are broken'

The father of a New Hampshire woman shot to death along with her two young children in a murder-suicide in Washington state Tuesday says family members are heartbroken over what he calls a "selfish act." Pierce County Sheriff's Department detective Ed Troyer said the alleged shooter, Clinton Field,


Boomeranging Back to the Monadnock Region

Keene's population hit slightly more than 23,000 in 1990, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, and has hovered around that figure ever since. The bureau's estimate in 2016 was 23,406 people. It's been a stable figure - or stagnant, depending on who you ask - but Cheshire County's population dropped

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2018-03-16 15:33:00

New cell phone tower up on Route 202

U.S. Cellular has a new cell phone tower up and running in Peterborough. According to a news release from the Chicago-based wireless provider, the site sits between Peterborough and Hancock, along Route 202, and is among more than 155 that it owns in the state. The tower went online Jan. 8, accordin

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2018-03-17 10:00:00

Vermont man pleaded not guilty to shooting and killing estranged wife

White River Junction, Vt. - A man accused of shooting and killing his estranged wife in South Royalton earlier this month appeared in court on Friday. 70-year-old Frank Sanville pleaded not guilty to five charges at Vermont Superior Court in White River Junction. Those charges include first degree m

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-03-16 23:17:15

Report: NH trooper justified in fatal shooting of Canaan man; family reviewing findings

NORTH HAVERHILL - After a two-month investigation, the New Hampshire Attorney General's office has ruled that a state trooper was justified killing a 26-year-old Canaan man. Jesse J. Champney died in a field near the junction of Route 4 and Switch Road in Canaan on Dec. 23, 2017 shot four times by


Hillsborough Man Indicted On Riot, Threat Charges: County Court

MANCHESTER, NH - The following people were indicted recently in Hillsborough County Superior Court-North. Steven Listro, 28, of Old Manchester Road in Derry, for controlled drug act; acts prohibited-marijuana and two counts of falsifying physical evidence as well as transporting drugs in a motor veh

PATCH - 2018-03-15 21:06:03

Building a Life of Service to the Community

Fittingly for an architect, aesthetic appeal was part of what attracted Andrew Weglinksi to Keene. In 2004, Weglinski visited the city during its annual fall Pumpkin Festival. He remembers it as "the perfect season when you get the foliage looking just right; you had the most amount of pumpkins they

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2018-03-16 14:01:00

Woman denies charges in hotel fight

A Rutland woman once banned from all Rutland City parks will now have to stay away from the Travel Inn Angelique Bethke, 24, pleaded not guilty Monday in Rutland criminal court to felony charges of burglary into an occupied dwelling and trespassing in an occupied residence. Convictions could result


Fugitive of Week wanted on firearms, drug charges

CONCORD - A woman wanted for failure to appear on charges of felon in possession of a firearms and possession of controlled drugs is this week's New Hampshire Fugitive of the Week, according to the U.S. Marshals Service in Concord. Angela J. Gauthier, 34, is wanted on outstanding warrants issued Sep


Opioid overdoses likely cause of two deaths in Keene this week

Two Keene residents died this week in what appear to be opioid overdoses, police said. Keene police Sgt. James Cemorelis identified them as Jesse Joslyn, 43, and Cheryl Champney, 54. Emergency responders were called to a hotel room in the city Sunday at about 11:30 a.m., where they found Joslyn and


State Contract for Recovery Services in Sullivan County Could Come in a Matter of Weeks

The former Hope for New Hampshire location in Claremont, where local and state officials are scrambling to resume drug recovery services. b / New Hampshire Public Radio State officials are working on a deal to secure funding for drug recovery services in Sullivan County. That's after the major prov


Nor'easter wallops the region for 3rd time in 2 weeks

LEBANON, N.H. (WCAX) The shovels are back out clearing sidewalks across the region. Lebanon's Kevin Talcott grew up in Chittenden County and says he's taking it all in stride. "You get used to it, you know, you deal with it," Talcott said. On the roads, it was slow-going Tuesday. The snow isn't the


Vt. man to be arraigned Friday on murder charge

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION - A Royalton man will be arraigned Friday on a charge of first-degree murder in the shooting death of his estranged wife. Frank Sanville, 70, was discharged from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center on Friday and was taken to the state prison in Springfield, as Vermont authorities


Shorthanded, Cavendish FD seeks way to shut down

With just five members remaining on its roster, the Cavendish Fire Department is "seeking a way to close out the department," according to Cavendish Fire District #2 Prudential Committee chair Stu Lindberg. Stu Lindberg, chair of the Cavendish Fire District #2 Prudential Committee tells the board th


Vt. teen pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 13-year-old in West Lebanon library

Bailiffs at Grafton County Superior Court get ready to take Tyler M. Benson into custody after he pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday in connection with a sexual assault that occurred Aug. 17, 2017 in a bathroom at the Kilton Public Library in West Lebanon. (John Koziol/Union Leader Corresponde