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Police: 54-year-old man died while snowmobiling in Norton

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NORTON — A 54-year-old man from New Hampshire died while snowmobiling in Norton on Wednesday. At around 4:15 p.m. police were notified of an ongoing incident on VAST Trail 105. Agents from US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) were flagged down and alerted to an unresponsive subject found on his snowmobile on the trail approximately…

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Police investigating death in Norton

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NORTON — Police are investigating the death of an 81-year-old man from Norton. On Tuesday night, police responded to a 911 call of an injured person at a residence located at 2298 Vermont Route 114. Police and EMT’s from Lyndon Rescue North found Leroy Patten, 81, dead inside the home from unknown causes. The 911…

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Five homes broken into, vandalized in Norton

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NORTON — Police are investigating a series of break-ins that took place in Norton earlier this month. Police say last week they received a call from a caretaker of several homes on Lake View Road. The caretaker advised that at least five homes had received damage and someone had entered inside. Sgt Michael LaCourse met…

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Border Patrol locates missing hunter in remote area of Norton

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NORTON — The search for a missing hunter in Holland came to a happy ending on Sunday afternoon. At 1:00 p.m. Border Patrol located 72-year-old John “Jack” Chapman walking in a very remote area of Norton. Chapman was brought to North Country Hospital in Newport to be treated. On Wednesday night police were notified that…

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Canadian picked up with 80 grams of marijuana at the border

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NORTON — Police are reporting today that a Canadian man was picked up at the border carrying 80 grams of marijuana. The incident happened on Tuesday morning at around 10:45 a.m. at the U.S. Port of Entry in the town of Norton. Police say that Brandon Dupuis, a 21-year-old from Coaticook, Quebec, was found in…

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