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Canaan Firefighter Chris Thurston holds Snowflake after rescuing the 1-year-old cat from a tree on the Rail Trail in Canaan, N.H., on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. Photograph courtesy of Dale Kennedy.

Canaan Firefighters Come to Snowflake’s Rescue

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Canaan — When a call came in to the Canaan Fire Department on Saturday for “animal in tree ” along the Rail Trail near the middle of town, responders didn’t know what they would find when they arrived. With hope, said Capt. Dan Quimby, it wouldn’t be a bear with cubs, or some other kind of dangerous wild animal. “We …

Beulah M. Nadeau

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Beulah M. Nadeau, 84, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. She was born in Lakeport, N.H. on Aug. 27, 1929, to the late Elwood & Esther (Keyser) Colburn. Beulah married Roland A. Nadeau on Nov. 15, 1947, in Laconia, N.H. Following graduation she worked as a spinner for area woolen mills. She later was employed by Carter Churchill, Luminescent’s and …

Beulah M. Nadeau

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Beulah M. Nadeau, 84, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. She was born in Lakeport, N.H. on Aug. 27, 1929, to the late Elwood & Esther (Keyser) Colburn. Beulah married Roland A. Nadeau on November 15, 1947 in Laconia, N.H. Following graduation she worked as a spinner for area woolen mills. She later was employed by Carter Churchill, Luminescent’s and …

Sean Clifford Tillotson

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Sean Clifford Tillotson, 17, of O’Gorman Road died suddenly on Monday, June 30, 2014, in Denver, Colo., while traveling to participate in a week-long leadership program in Wyoming. A senior at Oxbow High School, Sean was born Oct. 3, 1996, in Lebanon, N.H., the son …

Upper Valley Farmers Markets in Full Swing with Summer

Monday, July 7, 2014

Canaan — The mood on Canaan’s Village Green was festive Sunday with bright sun shining and music playing as farmers market shoppers passed between two rows of vendors. Enfield resident Renée Talcott was thwarted in her quest for …

2 Charged In Dartmouth College Campus Mugging

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Hanover — Two Upper Valley men are being held on robbery and assault charges after allegedly attacking a 23-year-old Dartmouth College student as he crossed the campus green early Wednesday morning. Mark Ruppel, 26, and Troy C. Schwarz, …

Roger L. Easton, Sr.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — A memorial celebration of the life of Roger L. Easton, Sr. who died May 8, 2014, will take place at the Canaan Street Meeting House on Saturday, June 28 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Come share your stories of Roger. …

Mascoma Alters Bidding Policy

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Canaan — The Mascoma Valley Regional School Board voted 4-1 Tuesday night to approve a revised bidding policy that raises the amount that must be spent before officials are required to obtain three competitive bids. The board did not debate the change — which increased the threshold for …

A Spark of Life for Old Junior High

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Lebanon — An open house Friday celebrated the old junior high building’s new life as a home — for both a community center for people with special needs, and the occupants of 42 loft-style studio apartments. Built around …

Barbara C. Lashua

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Barbara C. Lashua, the graveside service for Barbara has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 3 p.m. in the Canaan Street Cemetery in Canaan. Barbara passed away at the age of 75 on Jan. 23, 2014. Arrangements are by the Ricker Funeral Homes …

NECBL On Hold; Thetford On Deck: Entrepreneur Agrees To Be Panthers’ AD

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Lebanon — Noah Crane is having an up-and-down month. Down: The Lebanon resident’s efforts to bring a New England Collegiate Baseball League team to the Upper Valley have hit another snag. Unable to raise the necessary money required to upgrade his desired home field, his pet project is …

Mascoma Seniors Hear Last ‘Lecture’

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ West Canaan — Mascoma Valley Regional High School Principal James Collins joked at Friday’s graduation that it is common for commencement speakers to preach about individuality as the key to success for …

170-Year-Old Grafton Country Store Closes

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Grafton — Jenny Barnes, a cashier at the Grafton Country Store, had to tell the same story to every customer who walked in the door Tuesday: The store was going out of business at the end of the …