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Invasive prevention efforts a success on Shadow Lake

in Glover/Newport/News

GLOVER — Earlier this year, the town of Glover, in partnership with the Shadow Lake Association, received a grant of $13,427 for the operation of the greeter station from the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, Department of Environmental Conservation. This grant, combined with the support of the town and members of the Shadow Lake Association,…

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Kingdom Games ends 2020 season with eighth annual Fly to Pie

WEST GLOVER — Kingdom Games wound down its revamped 2020 season of small group socially distanced running, biking, and swimming events at the eighth annual Fly to Pie. Winning the marathon run was 21-year-old Ed Coleman, of Somerville, MA, with a time of 3:39:27, and 44-year-old Deborah Downs, of Watertown, MA, who was not far…

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West Glover man wins 2020 Vermont Writers’ Prize, published in Vermont Magazine

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WEST GLOVER — Green Mountain Power (GMP) and Vermont Magazine recently announced Erica Walch of Newfane and Mark Creaven of West Glover are the 2020 winners of the Vermont Writers’ Prize. Walch was selected for her short story, “The Key Word,” and Creaven for his poem, “Time in Vermont.” Both works appear in the Summer…

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Police investigating hit-and-run incidents in Derby, Glover

in Derby/Glover/Newport/News

DERBY — Police are looking for two drivers involved in two separate hit-and-run incidents this weekend. The Vermont State Police were advised of a single-vehicle crash on Vermont Route 105 in Derby at around 6:00 a.m. this morning. The vehicle, a 2010 Dodge Caravan, was traveling west when it left the south side of the…

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Moose causes single-vehicle rollover crash with injuries, Glover

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GLOVER — A 63-year-old man from Derby was injured during a single-vehicle rollover crash in Glover on Tuesday. The crash took place on Vermont Route 16, near the Greensboro town line, at around 8:50 p.m. The driver, identified as Kenneth Hodgdon, told police he swerved to avoid a moose in the roadway. Hodgdon was traveling…

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Driver seriously injured during single-vehicle crash in Craftsbury

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CRAFTSBURY — A 20-year-old man from West Glover was seriously injured during a single-vehicle crash in Craftsbury this afternoon. At around 3:30 p.m. emergency workers responded to a report that a vehicle was fully engulfed in flames on Creek Road. According to police, Hunter Lanphere was traveling north when he left the roadway and collided…

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Glover man dies after crash in Barton last Saturday

in Barton/Glover/Newport/News

BARTON — A 37-year-old man from Glover involved in a car accident in Barton last Saturday has died. Richard Poginy died at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center today, police say. Poginy was transported to Dartmouth after the crash and had remained at the hospital since then. The single-vehicle crash took place on Hollow Road at around…

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Single-vehicle crash in Barton

in Barton/Glover/Newport/News

BARTON — Police say a 37-year-old man from Glover may have suffered a medical event prior to a single-vehicle crash in Barton this afternoon. Rescue workers and the state police responded to the scene on Hollow Road at around 1:30 p.m. The driver was identified as Richard Poginy, and police say he was the sole…

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Truck stolen, damaged in Barton

in Barton/Glover/Newport/News

BARTON — Police say someone took a truck for a joy ride in Barton, causing substantial damage to the vehicle. At some point on Saturday night, someone stole a truck owned by 62-year-old Paul Labrecque of Barton. Labrecque’s vehicle, a 2015 Chevy truck, was taken from his driveway located on Glover Road. Police say the…

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Northeast Kingdom Human Services takes on suicide prevention

in Glover/Newport/News

NEWPORT — According to the Vermont Suicide Prevention Center one Vermonter dies by suicide every three days in Vermont, and for every suicide, there are 32 attempts. Northeast Kingdom Human Services has taken these statistics seriously and since January has provided over twenty training sessions in the area. NKHS has adopted the evidence-based training platform…

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Sugarhouse in Glover destroyed by fire

in Glover/Newport/News

GLOVER — A sugarhouse was found destroyed by fire yesterday in Glover. The incident took place at 760 Young Road. Police say Merle Young Jr. arrived at the property at 9:00 a.m. to find the building completely burned. Young had been at the property on March 3 with family members attempting to thaw frozen water…

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Gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist touring Orleans County on Friday

in Glover/Greensboro/Newport/News/Northeast Kingdom

NEWPORT — Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist will be touring Orleans County this Friday. She will be at the Eastside in Newport from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., at Parker Pie in West Glover from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m., and at the Highland Lodge in Greensboro from 2:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. These events…

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Police investigating morning crash on I-91 in Glover

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GLOVER — Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that took place northbound on I-91 this morning. At around 7:45 a.m. police were notified of the crash near mile marker 153 in the town of Glover. The uninjured driver was identified as a 17-year-old man from Waterford. Police say the driver told them that a silver…

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Home in Glover burglarized

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GLOVER — A home on Beach Hill Road in Glover was broken into this morning. At around 12:15 p.m. police were notified of the burglary. Police say the victim reported coming home and seeing his front door open and severely damaged. He waited outside for troopers to respond and clear the residence. Police say the…

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Pick-up truck stolen in Glover

in Barton/Glover/News

GLOVER — Authorities are currently investigating the theft of a pick-up truck in Glover. Police say they received a call from 74-year-old Glenn Lafont advising that sometime between 10:30 p.m. last night, and 8:30 a.m. Monday morning, someone stole his blue 2006 Ford F250 pick-up truck from his driveway, located on Bean Hill Road. The…

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Truck catches fire on I-91 in Glover

in Glover/News/Stanstead

GLOVER — A tractor-trailer burst into flames on I-91 south in Glover this morning. At around 6:45 a.m. police responded to reports of the vehicle fire near mile marker 153. Police say the left rear tires of the flatbed trailer were fully engulfed in flames while parked in the breakdown lane. The truck was detached…

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