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  1. No parole for man who killed parents in WinchendonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A former Winchendon man who killed his parents in 1989, then tried to solicit the killing of his co-defendant, was denied parole for a third time by the state Parole Board, a recently filed decision states. William J. Duclos, 44, is serving two concurrent life sentences for the May 22, 1989, slayings of Emile J. and Anna M. Duclos in the family's home at 91 Old Baldwinville Road, Winchendon.

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  2. Sutton student dies, sports canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Sutton High School and Middle School events, including a football game scheduled for Friday at Murdock High School in Winchendon, were canceled for Friday and Saturday following the death of a Sutton High School student Thursday evening. According to a message sent to parents Friday morning, the student who died was Christopher Peltier, a 9th grader.

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  3. Winchendon gives manager new contract despite huge deficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Town Manager James M. Kreidler has been given a new three-year contract. The decision by selectmen came Wednesday after an executive session.

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  4. 3 drivers smash into car turning left on Rt. 140 in WinchendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Seven people were injured and a juvenile was charged in a four-car crash on Route 140 just after 6 Thursday night. Kimberly Stewart, 48, of 68 Gardner Road , Michael Golden, 48, also of 68 Gardner Road, and two juveniles, passengers in her car, as well as the drivers of three other cars, were hurt in a chain-reaction accident that began when Ms.

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  5. Casavant to compete in world championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... is being sponsored in the Obstacle Course World Championship by New England Auto and Truck Recyclers from Winchendon. "They're paying all my expenses for the trip," Casavant said. "I'm very fortunate to have them." Always a talented and competitive ...

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  6. Multivehicle crash closes Route 140 in WinchendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Route 140 was closed from Route 12 to Teel Road while police investigate a multi-vehicle crash Thursday night. State police were called to assist local police with the accident, which was reported early Thursday evening.

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  7. ConVal: Eye on the ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... stage of his golf career. Hollander had returned to ConVal High School for his junior year, after a year at the Winchendon School in Winchendon, Mass. He and his coach, Monadnock Country Club Pro Dana Hennessey, had big plans. "This past few years ...

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  8. Winchendon selectman quits, bucking shift on town managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... the best moving forward, said Mr. Blair, a former Wall Street executive and director of external affairs for the Winchendon School. "There is no way with my business experience I could work with the current town manager," he said. "This is unheard ...

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  9. Richard KuehlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury - WINCHENDON - Richard H. Kuehl, 88, of Shrewsbury, a former long time resident of Winchendon, died peacefully Saturday morning, October 11th at Shrewsbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Shrewsbury, with his family at his side. His wife of 63 years and the love of his life, Rita M. Kuehl, died in 2012.

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  10. Winchendon cannot pay employees, vendors; deficit estimated at $5.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... of accounts with the state Department of Revenue, said staff from his office, along with finance officials from Winchendon and the town's financial adviser conducted a cash flow analysis Wednesday and determined the town could not make payroll Oct. ...

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  11. Winchendon cannot pay employees, vendors; deficit estimated at $5.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... of accounts with the state Department of Revenue, said staff from his office, along with finance officials from Winchendon and the town's financial adviser conducted a cash flow analysis Wednesday and determined the town could not make payroll Oct. ...

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  12. Whole Child school in Fitchburg ineligible for charter approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... in the lowest 10 percent. Four towns in Whole Child's proposed district - Athol-Royalston, Gardner, Orange and Winchendon - are in that category. "It's very, very new news to us and surprising news to us," said Concetta Verge, one of Whole Child's ...

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  13. Winchendon superintendent rips town manager over deficit claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    School Superintendent Salah E. Khelfaoui alleges Town Manager James M. Kreidler Jr.'s claim that the School Department is facing a $2.6 million deficit is false. Mr. Khelfaoui said it's the town manager's fault that the deficit got so big in the first place, since the bulk of it developed in a health insurance account managed in Town Hall.

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  14. Heywood Hospital Hosts Free Flu Clinic, Open to the PublicRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PR Log

    ... Group with primary care physicians and specialists located throughout the region; and four satellite facilities -Winchendon Health Center and Murdock School-based Health Center in Winchendon, West River Health Center in Orange and Heywood ...

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  15. Towns need fiscal literacy nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... up the deficit, or $505,000 not being available for future spending, or borrowing money. So now we read that the Winchendon town manager "is developing a plan to fix the deficit, which he thinks is $2.3 million, but Selectman Blair Jackson said ...

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  16. Former town accountant in Winchendon says she's being 'thrown under the bus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Former Winchendon Town Accountant Charlotte Gallant says Town Manager James M. Kreidler was well aware of financial problems facing the town but is now trying to place the blame on her. "I'm flabbergasted.

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  17. North Central Massachusetts Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... contact Mary Lou Montalvo at 978-342-2069, ext. 200. Business After Hours: Clark Memorial YMCA, 155 Central St., Winchendon; 5-7 p.m.; $5 for Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce members, $10 for nonmembers. The evening will include networking, hors ...

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  18. Oakmont prevails in back-and-forth contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... also marked the 50th anniversary of Oakmont football; on Oct. 3, 1964, the Spartans lost to Murdock, 22-6, in Winchendon. Touchdowns by Liam Gorman (91 yards on 20 carries) and Tyler Caforio (136 yards on 22 carries) were the difference-maker in ...

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  19. Winchendon selectmen, targets of recall effort, insist they voted properlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... manager's resignation over a matter that wasn't the responsibility of the town manager," Mr. O'Keefe said. In Winchendon the town accountant reports directly to the Board of Selectmen, although Mr. Sordoni says the accountant and town manager have ...

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  20. Alleged Cambridge Drug Dealer Arrested in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Patch.com

    5:40 p.m. Michael Brooks, 31, of Winchendon, was charged with driving with a suspended license, having an uninsured vehicle, and operating with a suspended registration following a traffic stop near Main Street. 5:48 p.m. A caller reported a black Chevrolet Suburban was all over the road on the Fitchburg Turnpike.

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