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At the Hospitals: Nov. 29, 2015

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Dartmouth Cardiologist Will Lead Medical Society Hanover — John R. Butterly, a cardiologist and a professor of medicine at Geisel School of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, has been elected president of the New Hampshire Medical Society. “It is an honor to represent physicians in the state of New Hampshire,” Butterly said in a news release from Geisel. “I think it’s a very big responsibility both as the society’s spokesperson and as an advocate on behalf of the patient population.” Butterly is the medical director of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Global Health Initiative and teaches an undergraduate course on global health …

Roland A. Nadeau

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Roland A. Nadeau, 86, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. He was born in Sherbrook, Canada on Feb. 24, 1929, to the late Adelard & Sarah (LaPlante) Nadeau. Roland moved to the United States as a young boy and attended schools in both Tilton and Northfield, N.H. Roland worked in the woods sawing logs; he worked construction building roads in Northfield. …

Roland A. Nadeau

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Roland A. Nadeau, 86, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News Arrangements are by the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory. …

UVRC Dominates N.H. Running Scene

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Hanover — Jim Burnett says he gets to feel like a kid again during the New Hampshire Grand Prix road race series, particularly since many of the races require long road trips with friends. This year, Burnett and …

Granite United Way Request Process Opens

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Granite United Way has opened its annual request for qualification process, in which nonprofits begin the process of becoming a qualified partner. Becoming a Granite United Way qualified partner enables nonprofits to take part in the organization’s community impact grant application process, join its Day of Caring Volunteer …

Beverly “PeeWee” Hill

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Beverly “PeeWee” Hill, 78, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. She was born on Aug. 26, 1937, to the late Elroy & Gladys (Goodwin) Pollard. She attended schools in both Lebanon and Enfield. She was married to Stanley Hill on June 2, 1956. They lived in …

Carl A. Sanborn

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Carl A. Sanborn, 61, died Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, in the comfort of his home. He was born on Aug. 11, 1954, to William & Nancy (Files) Sanborn. Following high School graduation he enlisted with the U.S. Coast Guard. Carl married his high school sweet …

Local Roundup: Thetford Pulls Off a Shocker in Williamstown

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Williamstown, Vt. — Cinderella must have been stowed away on the Thetford Academy boys soccer team bus to Williamstown for the opening round of the Vermont Division III playoffs on Tuesday afternoon. The 13th-seeded Panthers beat the fourth-seeded …

Raptors’ Bradley Runs to Victory

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Williamstown, Vt. — This running thing seems to agree with Maija Bradley. A first-year cross country athlete, the Rivendell Academy senior won her third race in five Central Vermont League starts this season in a five-kilometer race at Williamstown High School on Monday. Bradley outraced a field of …

Beverly Ann Hill

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Beverly Ann Hill, 78, passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Local Roundup: Marauders Set Marks in CVC Victory

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Hanover — A pair of record-setting performances helped the Hanover High girls cross country team to a victory in the Connecticut Valley Conference championship meet on Friday at Storrs Pond Recreation Area. The Marauder boys took third place. …

A Life: Velma ‘Tillie’ Hines, 1931-2015; ‘She Did What She Did With Care and Integrity’

Monday, October 12, 2015

Canaan — Velma Hines was a woman of very few words, but she had no problem letting you know what was expected. The long-time nursing director of the Alice Peck Day Extended Care Facility always put her patients …

N.H. Drug Court Program Eyes Future of Medicaid Expansion

Monday, October 12, 2015

North Haverhill — If the New Hampshire Legislature doesn’t reauthorize Medicaid expansion, the ripple effect could be felt by graduates of the Grafton County Drug Court, who spend about two years getting clean, according to supporters of the program. Created in 2007, the drug court offers high risk, …