A look into the local wild turkey population
By: Chelsea Priestcpriest@abc6.comBefore 1980, wild turkeys were hard to come by in Southern New England. Brian Tefft is a Principal Wildlife Biologist for the RI DEM. He says, "there were zero, there were none at all." Then as part of an effort to restore the natural wildlife in the state, the DEM began transporting them back. Tefft explains, "as part of the natural environment, it was only ...
U.S. Ambassador Tefft Unfazed by 'Inevitable' Slump in Russia Relations
Alexander Zemlianichenko / Reuters / Pool New U.S. ambassador to Russia John Tefft attends a ceremony to hand over credentials to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow on Nov. 19, 2014.
U46 middle schools honored before Bears games
Abbott Middle School in Elgin was a winner while Tefft Middle School in Streamwood was a runner up in Fuel Up for Play 60 program sponsored by the NFL
US Ambassador to Russia Discusses Business Climate in Country With RSPP President
US Ambassador to Russia John F. Tefft and the President of Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) Alexander Shokhin, have discussed the business climate in Russia and the perspectives of its economic ties with G7 countries, a statement on the US embassy's Facebook page said Wednesday.
Dave Bakke: Widow never forgot airman John Fogarty
I have a couple of additions to the Nov. 14 column on John Fogarty, the Springfield man lost when, in 1943, his B-17 was shot down over Germany in World War II.Remember that, when he died, John had been married less than a year to the former Marise Tefft. Marise was living with John's mother in Springfield while John was overseas. He never returned, but she never forgot him. For at least 40 ...
Jim McKee: Henry T. Clarke an almost-forgotten Nebraska entrepreneur
Although Henry Clarke was extremely prominent in politics as well as business in Bellevue, Omaha, Lincoln and outstate Nebraska during the 19th century, he is little remembered today, and even?
Wildcats top Patriots
PITTSFORD - The Pittsford High School boys basketball team prevailed over Britton-Deerfield BD in a non conference battle Friday night, 74-63. The Wildcats traded baskets with the Patriots early, and at the end of one, the score was 13-12 with the Wildcats on top.
Patricia "Pat" E. Peltier obituary
HILLSVILLE, Va. ? Patricia ?Pat? Elizabeth Peltier, 75, of Hillsville, Virginia, formerly of Bronson, passed away Dec. 3, 2014 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday at St. Mary of Assumption Church in Bronson, with Rev. Fr. Richard Fritz officiating.
Former newspaper editor sentenced in child porn case
Timothy Tefft of Greenwich was sentenced last week to five years in prison for receiving child pornography. Tefft pleaded guilty on May 2.
Repeat academic honor for Terriers
LITCHFIELD ? High school kids who participate in sports are referred to as "student-athletes" - a not-so-subtle hint that school comes first. The Llitchfield High School boys cross country team doesn't need any additional hints in that area.