Tag Archives: New Hampshire

Whitehall police sergeant collects police patches from around the United States.

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By Lee Tugas Franklin Delano Roosevelt collected stamps. John Wayne collected antique guns. One would expect Sgt. Dick LaChapelle to follow Wayne’s example, but that’s where he fools you. No, LaChapelle doesn’t collect stamps. But his collection of police patches from around the country is one that would have brought a smile to the faces […]

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Students advance to worldwide competition

A four-student team from Granville High School recently won an impressive design award at a robotics competition in New Hampshire. The team, consisting of Marc Billow, Christina Rice, Jordan Penor and Joey Lea, was one of 71 in the event and had pre-qualified from a previous competition in February. The design award is giving to […]

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Clark goes National

Alicia Clark ran the race of her career Saturday, Nov. 26 at Bowdoin Park, Wappingers Falls, cross country head coach Lance Jordan said Monday. “This event is the premier race in the country and is sponsored by NIKE,” he said. To qualify runners must be on one of the top two teams or be a […]

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Charles Bauer III, 59

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Charles Bauer III died Feb. 17, 2011, unexpectedly at his home in Poultney, Vt. Charlie was born Feb. 16, 1952, in Granville. For many years he resided in Pawlet, Vt. He was a graduate of Granville High School, class of 1969. Charlie was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, trapping and especially fishing. He also […]

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Basketball updates

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For those who haven’t heard it was mixed results for Granville on the basketball tournament front. The girls ran into a buzz saw from New Hampshire and fell 52-37 while the boys shook off a pesky Hadley team to end up in the finals at the Legion tourney. They’ll face Thetford Academy tonight at 7:30 […]

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Whitehall couple first to wed

A Whitehall couple was one of the first to say “I do” early Tuesday as Vermont officially started performing same-sex marriages.     (more…)

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Flight of Fright

The first indication something was wrong came when the lights started to fluctuate. Just minutes later, 19-year-old Sarah Steves was in the dark. And she hadn’t found the airport yet. (more…)

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Classifieds 08/27/15

Washington County Fair in full swing

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By Linda Ellingsworth There’s still plenty of time to experience the excitement of the Washington County Fair. A celebration of […]

Coin drops hurt by bridge work

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By Dan King Those who volunteer their time to serve the people of Whitehall say their coin drop operations have […]

Working together: town, village fixing waterline

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By Dan King For the past week and a half the town and village of Whitehall have been working together […]

Washington County Board opposes Common Core

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By Dan King The third time was indeed a charm for Hartford Supervisor Dana Haff and activist Bob Schulz. Haff […]

Townwide sale next weekend

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By Dan King Bargain seekers will converge on Whitehall Labor Day Weekend, as they seek the best deals around. The […]

Three vying for public safety position

By Christina Scanlon Washington County supervisors have narrowed the field to three candidates for county public safety director and will […]

Recycled teens applauded

By Christina Scanlon Nine honorary members of the Mettowee Valley Senior Citizens were honored last week at a luncheon filled […]

County opposes pregnant inmate restraint changes

By Dan King The state Legislature passed a bill in June that limits the use of restraints on pregnant inmates, […]

Granville, Hartford low opt outs; Whitehall average

By Dan King and Christina Scanlon Students at area school districts opted out of Common Core with less frequency than […]

Eighty-one take part in football camp

By Christina Scanlon Summer football camps for students at Granville are nothing new. Over the years, the players have attended […]

Northshire Freepress – 08/21/15

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