October 20, 2018 - VTel Chief’s Cruelty Case Is Dropped

Stamford, Conn. — A high-powered telephone executive had an animal cruelty charge all but dropped on Friday, diffusing a legal showdown brewing over an Australian shepherd.Vermont Telephone Co. President Michael Guite, 73, won a nolle on the charge from the Stamford State’s Attorney’s Office, which...

October 20, 2018 - N.H. State Police Investigator Testifies During Fatal Crash Trial

Newport — The New Hampshire State Police trooper who led the investigation into a fatal crash in September 2017 on Route 10 in Croydon told jurors on Friday that he used marks on the roadway, debris from the crash and damage to the vehicles to determine how the collision occurred.Detective Michael...

October 20, 2018 - Area UPS Driver Retires After Nearly 4 Decades of Deliveries

Cornish — “Bless you,” Ray Grace says casually as he saunters in the back entrance to the Cornish Flat Post Office.The person who sneezed, postal service worker Cara Decato, hasn’t greeted Grace yet, but people who interact with such regularity needn’t bother exchanging daily pleasantries. The conve...

October 20, 2018 - A Note to Our Readers

A colleague describes what we do at the Valley News as “a daily miracle” because so many people and procedures have to come together every day to produce our newspaper and deliver it to our readers. We manage to perform that miracle consistently enough that it is particularly important to acknowledg...

News & Events JUL 17th

Annual Meeting Sat. July 28th

9-10:30am. Harry will MC, all committees will present, there will be voting on financial support of the Mascoma Lakeside Park, Enfield town manager Ryan Aylesworth will speak. Please come, pay your dues if you haven't already, and we'll see you there!

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Local News OCT 20th

VTel Chief’s Cruelty Case Is Dropped

Stamford, Conn. — A high-powered telephone executive had an animal cruelty charge all but dropped on Friday, diffusing a legal showdown brewing over an Australian shepherd.Vermont Telephone Co. President Michael Guite, 73, won a nolle on the charge...

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