Town Meeting Day Planner

The Town Meeting Day Planner in this week’s Gazette had an error, incorrectly showing Stannard’s Town Meeting on Saturday. Stannard’s Town Meeting is Tuesday, March 5 at 9 a.m. as correctly shown on this chart.

OSSU Town School District Meetings

All the towns in the OSSU have published warnings for their budget votes.    Some have informational meetings. Only Craftsbury continues to vote on their budget from the floor of town meeting. The Craftsbury Town School District Annual Meeting is on Tuesday, March 5. It begins at 9 a.m. in[Read More…]

An Unequal Holiday

To the editor: This past Monday, Jan. 15, was the federal holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As with other federal holidays, many private businesses and public organizations, including schools — locally, state-wide and nationally — were closed in observance of the day.The calendar of the Orleans Southwest Supervisory[Read More…]


HARDWICK – Michael Andrew Ducharme passed away on Monday, May 23. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., on Thursday, June 16, at the desGroseilliers Funeral Home, 97 Church Street, Hardwick. Please visit dgfunerals.com for more information.


HARDWICK – Joyce Campbell Merrill, 89, of Hardwick died peacefully on April 7, in the comfort of her home, with her children at her side. She was born March 10, 1933, in Randolph, the daughter of the late L. Keith and Leola (Carpenter) Campbell. She graduated from Randolph High School[Read More…]


WHITE RIVER JUNCTION – Robert Roger Slayton, 70, died Saturday, March 26, at Lebanon Center Genesis in Lebanon, N.H. He was born on November 28, 1951, in Greensboro, a son of Roger and Estella (Hull) Slayton. Bob grew up in Greensboro and Hardwick, graduating from Hardwick Academy. He then served[Read More…]