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Nathan Gradijan, of Lebanon, lays up the ball late in the Raiders' 72-30 win over Mascoma in Canaan, N.H. Tuesday, February 9, 2016. (Valley News - James M. Patterson)
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A Raider Rout: Lebanon Boys Make Quick Work of Mascoma

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

West Canaan — Fun as they are to contemplate, and often to witness, Lebanon-Mascoma high school boys basketball games have rarely mattered over the years. They have usually occurred during a long-since-shuttered Lebanon holiday tournament, yet at the time they frequently required the aid of a Crisco-saturated shoehorn to find a place to sit. Shame it happens so rarely. Nor …

Sanders Scored Over Use of Photos

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Lebanon — With just days before the New Hampshire primary, the presidential campaign of Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., is taking heat from Upper Valley residents who say his campaign used their images on mailers without their permission. When American Legion state officer Tom Wiley, of Canaan, was called by the Legion’s top officer …

Volunteer Group to Take Over, Expand Enfield Food Pantry

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Enfield — An all-volunteer organization soon will be running three food pantries for families and children in the Mascoma Valley. The Friends of Mascoma Foundation plans to take over operation of the Enfield Food Pantry, which is based at town hall, and open new locations in downtown Canaan and within the Mascoma Valley Regional School District on Feb. 15. The organization also is …

Geraldine (Lemery) Daniels

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Geraldine Daniels, age 78, died Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, at a nursing home in Lebanon. Geraldine, better known to all as Gerri, was born in Randolph, Vt., on 16 July 1937, to Benjamin and Helen (Wilson) Lemery with her twin sister Jacqueline (Jacki). Gerri was …

Mascoma Boys Still Have Some Work to Do

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

West Canaan — Give him another 2½ weeks or so, and Jim Barry will have his Mascoma High boys basketball team playing the half-court game he’d envisioned this summer. Of course, when that plan first materialized, Barry anticipated at least two 6-foot-5 forwards who could clean the glass …

Antique Town Sign Found in Garage Restored in Canaan

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Canaan — A quick online search is all it takes to figure out the distance from one place to another, but thanks to a newly restored sign in Canaan, drivers heading from that town to seven destinations in …

Shopping Around

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Canaan — Pat Mercer doesn’t do her grocery shopping at a supermarket in Lebanon or any of the Co-op Food Stores in Hanover, Lebanon or White River Junction. Instead, she chooses to save herself the drive and shops …

Suspect Sought in Robbery of Charlestown Bank

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Suspect Sought in Robbery Of Charlestown Bank Charlestown — Police say a man armed with a gun robbed the Mascoma Savings Bank on Main Street in Charlestown on Tuesday afternoon. The man, who hasn’t been identified, brandished a …

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 …

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, …

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 …