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John Zellars, 58

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John “Punk” Zellars, age 58, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. John was born on March 28, 1954 in Granville, N.Y., the son of the late John C. and Geraldine (Case) Zellars. Though never married himself, John knew the meaning of family. He came from a large […]

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Edgar F. Haskins, 93

Edgar Forrest Haskins, age 93, died early Tuesday morning, July 24, at the Rutland Regional Medical Center, following a couple years of declining health. He was born on Jan. 16, 1919, in Pawlet, Vt., the son of Edgar L. and Mary (Licence) Haskins. Edgar started and operated Haskins Propane and Appliances in Pawlet for many […]

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Loretta C. Johnson, 93

Wells, Vt. – Loretta C. Johnson, age 93, passed away at Rutland Healthcare and Rehabilitation on Friday, June 22, 2012. Loretta was born in Granville, NY on Oct. 2, 1918, the daughter of the late John and Myrtle (Hatch) Courter. Loretta was a graduate of Syracuse University with a BA degree and University Library School […]

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Cory J. Brown, 80

Corey J Brown passed away on October 26, 2011 at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Corey was born on April 7, 1931 in Danby, Vermont the son of Merritt D. (Tink) and Velma (Corey) Brown. Corey was a farmer all his life, and not only was it his livelihood but it was his passion. He was […]

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Edna “Sis” Waite, 80

Edna “Sis” Waite, age 80,passed away on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011 at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Sis was born on July 24, 1931 in Dorset, Vermont the daughter of Alvin and Nellie (Lake) Wade. Sis was employed briefly at the Dorset Inn as a waitress. She also did some domestic housekeeping locally, but she truly […]

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Edna “Sis” Waite, 80

Edna “Sis” Waite, age 80, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011 at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Sis was born on July 24, 1931 in Dorset, Vermont the daughter of Alvin and Nellie (Lake) Wade. Sis was employed briefly at the Dorset Inn as a waitress. She also did some domestic housekeeping locally, but she […]

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Clifford L. Greene, 93

Clifford Lawrence Greene, age 93, of Pawlet, Vt., died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at the Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center. Clifford was born on Oct. 24, 1917, in Danby, Vt., the son of Roy E. and Cassie (Harrington) Greene. Clifford was a real people person and loved to visit, therefore his job as the postmaster […]

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Ruth M. Conety, 85

Ruth M. Conety of 8 High St. passed away Sunday, Oct. 18, 2009, at her home following a long illness.   Born Jan. 7, 1924, in Hartford, she was the daughter of the late Thomas A. and Catherine (McKittrick) Brayton.   Mrs. Conety was employed at General Electric in Bridgeport, Conn., H. F. Binches in […]

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Roblee Percy Waite, age 56

Roblee Percy Waite, age 56, passed away on Sept. 25, 2009, unexpectedly from natural causes at his residence in Pawlet, Vt.Roblee was born on Feb. 3, 1953, in Cambridge, the son of Percy B. and Eleanor (Roblee)  Waite.Roblee’s true passion was hunting. He was very knowledgeable about firearms and also enjoyed shooting skeet.  Roblee also […]

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Cecil W. Brown

  Cecil Wayne Brown died unexpectedly on June 7, 2009, at Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center.   Cecil was born on April 20, 1936, in Danby, Vt., the son of  Merritt D. “Tink” Brown and Velma (Corey) Brown. Cecil always worked on the family farm, eventually partnering with his brother Homer and ran the “Two […]

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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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