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Man killed as result of motor vehicle vs. pedestrian collision in Claremont

The vehicle involved was a 2015 GMC 1500 pickup truck driven by Jesse Hargrove, 58, of Claremont. Hargrove’s vehicle was traveling southbound at the time of the collision.

WMUR.COM - 2018-07-21 18:24:00

Pedestrian killed in Claremont, N.H.

Claremont police say Scott Quintey, 68, walked onto Charlestown Road Saturday morning and was struck by a truck. Drivers, who came upon the crash, began first aid. Quintey was transported to Valley Regional Hospital but later died from his injuries. The driver of the truck, Jesse Hargrove, 58, is al

WCAX - 2018-07-21 15:45:00

Missing hiker in southern Vermont

WESTMINSTER, Vt. (WCAX)Police are searching for a missing hiker.Police say 29-year-old Elliot Wikkes was separated from his group late Saturday afternoon in the area of the Ridgeline and Headwaters trails between Brookline and Westminster.Wikkes is 5' 7", and weighs about 140 pounds. He was last see

WCAX - 2018-07-22 20:00:00

Sentences handed down in county court

A man received a suspended prison sentence recently in Cheshire County Superior Court in Keene for breaking into a home in Marlow.Travis R. Earle, 44, whose address is listed in sentencing documents as the Cheshire County jail, pleaded guilty to felony burglary in Marlow in December. According to se

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2018-07-22 10:00:00

5-year-old Vermont boy dies after swimming incident that killed his grandmother

A 5-year-old Shrewsbury, Vermont boy whose grandmother drowned while trying to save him, has died in a New Hampshire hospital.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-07-22 21:48:00

Woman dies at Lowell Lake State Park trying to save grandson who nearly drowned

Vermont State Police said Julie Lawrence, 55, of Manchester Center, was trying to save a 5-year-old boy from drowning when she began to struggle in the water.

MYNBC5.COM - 2018-07-21 19:43:00

Two killed in car crash

SOUTH LONDONDERRY, Vt. (WCAX)Two people died and another two were hospitalized after a head-on crash Saturday night.Witnesses tell police they saw a Volkswagen Tiguan speeding north on VT RT 100. Police say the car crossed over the center lane just south of the intersection with Spring Hill Rd and h

WCAX - 2018-07-22 06:16:00

West Lebanon Housing Proposal Raises Concern From Neighbors

“I am concerned that if the plan is approved as proposed, the character of the neighborhood will be lost,” Wildwood Drive resident Tania Covertini, wrote in an email this weekend.

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-23 00:09:28

Police: 1 pedestrian dead in morning crash

CLAREMONT, N.H. (AP) — Police say a man died from injuries he received in an early morning crash involving a pick-up truck.WMUR-TVreportsthat 68-year-old Scott Quintey died in a nearby hospital Saturday from injuries he received in the morning crash on Charlestown Road.Claremont police say Quintey e

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-07-21 20:08:00

Two killed in Route 100 wrong-way crash | Rutland Herald

“After the impact, the Volkswagen spun violently, sending the engine into the woods where it landed approximately 50 feet from the car’s final point of rest,” the police news release said.

RUTLAND HERALD - 2018-07-22 10:11:32

Two people drown in Vermont waters

"Vermont 911 received a call for a reported drowning at the Lowell Lake State Park-lake access area in the town of Londonderry. Members of the Londonderry Rescue Squad, Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife, and the Vermont State Police responded. Rescuers located an adult female later identified

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-07-21 23:51:00

Historic covered bridge damaged after hit from truck

CORNISH, N.H. —A historic covered bridge spanning the Connecticut River is back open after it was damaged by a truck.The damage happened Thursday morning on the Cornish-Windsor Bridge.AdvertisementIt connects Cornish, New Hampshire, and Windsor, Vermont.The New Hampshire Department of Transportation


At the Hospitals: Mt. Ascutney Names Employee of the Month

Windsor— Sara Gosselin, the radiology supervisor at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, is the organization’s June Employee of the Month.

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-21 23:03:06

Man to Serve Up to 15 Years for Claremont Armed Robbery

Keough, 40, pleaded guilty to two felony charges of robbery armed with a deadly weapon and reckless conduct with a deadly weapon, according to a press release from the Sullivan County Attorney’s Office. The charges came as a result of Keough’s robbery of a car from the Claremont Walmart parking lot


Grease fire damages Walpole home

WALPOLE — A grease fire on a kitchen stove evolved into a two-alarm fire in a home Thursday evening, according to the fire department.Walpole Fire Chief Richard Hurlburt said firefighters responded to 113 Prospect Hill Road around 7:20 p.m. and extinguished the blaze in about 20 minutes. Hurlburt sa


Vail to face tough questions over Mount Sunapee purchase

In New Hampshire, the attorney general’s office says the deal can’t proceed without state approval. Thus, a public hearing will be held Wednesday evening at the resort’s Sunapee Lodge in Newbury.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-07-21 15:42:57

Original voice of Siri has ties to Vermont

"I think all of New England holds a special place, it is where my childhood was," Bennett said.


Grandmother tried to save grandson from drowning, police say

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HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-07-21 18:28:33

Hartland Commission Urges Public to Avoid Swim Hole Because of E. Coli

Exposure to some types of E. coli can cause people to develop stomach cramps, vomiting and diarrhea lasting up to 10 days, according to the Vermont Department of Health. Most people fully recover, but some develop a serious complication called hemolytic uremic syndrome that can sometimes be fatal.


Two charged with reckless conduct in Manchester, accused of smoking marijuana with toddler in car | New Hampshire

Gerard Coward, 20, of West Bridgewater, had a 16-month-old child in the backseat and another passenger when he was pulled over on Walnut Street about 3:30 p.m., police said.