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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

MYNBC5.COM - 2018-07-19 16:46:00

Body found at Quechee Gorge | | The Vermont Standard

Hartford police and fire officers look over the downstream edge of the Quechee Gorge Bridge at a body that was spotted on some rocks in the river below on Tuesday. (Eric Francis Photo)By Eric Francis, Standard CorrespondentQUECHEE – Pedestrians looking over the scenic Quechee Gorge earlyTuesdayeveni


Photos: Woodstock Fire Scene | | The Vermont Standard

A portion of these photos will appear in the July 20, 2018, print edition of the Vermont Standard.Click hereif you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo galleries, click on an image below to view in a larger format and to see more photos. To see more photo galleriesClick Here

THEVERMONTSTANDARD.COM - 2018-07-20 10:11:22

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.

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-20 00:06:35

A collection of Valley News reporting on the Quechee Gorge suicide issue in recent years - UV Index

While enroute to Woodstock, Vt., bus tour participants stop at the Quechee Gorge in Quechee, Vt., to take a look on a foggy afternoon on October 9, 2015. (Valley News – Sarah Priestap) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.co

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-18 16:01:41

Temporary Fence to Be Installed at Quechee Gorge

Kristin Higgins, the structures program manager at the state Agency of Transportation, said the chain-linked fence will be 9 feet high and curve at the top to hinder someone from climbing over it. Workers will cut small rectangular holes in the fence so people will have more of a view through it to


Devastating Woodstock fire being investigated as suspicious

The owners are working with their insurance company, but at this time, the future remains uncertain. Firefighters did manage to save the stone section of the historic building.


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

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-20 00:07:08

Utility Work in Downtown Hanover Planned for This Weekend

Construction on the line — which runs from West Wheelock Street, up North Main Street and past the Baker-Berry Library — is expected to be completed in mid-September, according to a news release from the power company. Much of the work will be done at night to minimize traffic.

VALLEY NEWS - 2018-07-18 23:44:12

Woodstock fire investigation continues | | The Vermont Standard

“The actual classification at this time is ‘undetermined’; however, it is suspicious,” according to Woodstock Fire Chief David Green, in an interview with the Standard earlyWednesday.


3rd Dartmouth professor leaves over misconduct allegations

News 9 is not naming the professors who have resigned as they are not facing criminal charges at this time.The professors were accused last year of creating a "hostile academic environment" marked by excessive drinking, favoritism and, at times, inappropriate behavior. In a letter to the Dartmouth c


Vermont board to hear mountain name change proposal

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont state board is hearing a man's request to change the name of Mount Ascutney (ah-SKUT'-nee) because it's a made-up name to the original Abenaki name.Several towns in the region known for the mountain are opposed to the change.Hartland resident Rob Hutchins says the na


Video: Aftermath of Woodstock Fire | | The Vermont Standard

This was the scene after the Central Street fire was contained in Woodstock Village today, following a day-long firefighting effort that involved 17 fire departments. Check this site for updates, and read the full story plus photos in this week’s paper coming out on July 19.


165-year-old newspaper vows to publish despite office fire

WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) — A newspaper that has published every week since its founding in 1853 but recently lost its office in a fire has vowed it will publish this week's issue, too.Vermont Standard president and owner Phil Camp Sr. said Wednesday that production was running one day behind normal sched

AP - 2018-07-18 20:28:38

Operating rooms reopen at VA Medical Center in Vermont

A little over two weeks ago, a sprinkler head burst, causing significant water damage to the four operating suites at the hospital. Crews have been working around the clock to make repairs.


Profile: Ellsworth ecstatic about new job | Times Argus

Newly hired Norwich University men’s hockey coach Cam Ellsworth, left, is introduced outside Kreitzberg Arena on Wednesday. (Photo by Mark Collier)

TIMES-ARGUS - 2018-07-18 17:40:25

Crews battle large fire in Woodstock

WOODSTOCK, Vt. —Crews were battling a large fire on Central Street in Woodstock on Monday morning.Firefighters from multiple fire departments responded to the scene starting at about 3:30 a.m., according to the Woodstock Fire Department.AdvertisementEmergency officials urged drivers to avoid taking


Fire destroys historic Woodstock building

WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) — An early morning fire has destroyed an historic building in downtown Woodstock, Vermont that houses several businesses and two apartments.A family of two has been displaced by the fire.


AP News - 3rd Dartmouth professor leaves over misconduct allegations

Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon on Tuesday announced Professor William Kelley's resignation, effective immediately. Another professor, Paul Whalen, resigned under similar circumstances last month, and a third, Todd Heatherton, chose to retire.


NH firefighters respond to massive fire in Vermont

WOODSTOCK, Vt. —Crews battled a large fire Monday morning on Central Street in Woodstock, Vermont.Firefighters from multiple fire departments -- including some from New Hampshire -- responded to the scene starting at about 3:30 a.m., according to the Woodstock Fire Department.Advertisement>>Download