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Rylie Hoerl with her grandmother Cheryl Gaudreault at their home in Canaan, N.H., on Nov. 22, 2014. Hoerl has set up an online fundraising page to try to raise $1,000 for her grandmother, who can not afford heat this winter. Valley News -- Jennifer Hauck

Canaan Teen Goes Online To Help Ailing Grandmother

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Canaan — Rylie Hoerl wants her grandmother to be warm this winter. But with everything that has been going on in their lives in recent years — including a range of serious health problems suffered by her grandmother, Cheryl Gaudreault, 58, and the death of Gaudreault’s partner of 17 years — paying for their home’s oil bill, or coordinating fuel assistance, has become a tall order. “There’s still a whole list to go down,” Hoerl, 18, said Saturday, sitting with her grandmother in their Blackwater Road home, thinking about the many things that need to be taken care of or paid for, suddenly remembering that …

Taxes Pit Canaan, Mascoma; Officials Mailed Flier With Tax Bills

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Canaan — Rising taxes are the backdrop behind a kerfuffle in Canaan, where school district officials have accused the town of including a “sneaky and dishonest” flier with residents’ tax bills. The flier, which violated a state law banning the inclusion of public policy positions with tax bill mailings, was drafted by the Canaan town administrator and sent by the Selectboard to residents …

Backing In

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Pat Bryson checks her mirrors while backing up a dump truck on her farm in Canaan, where she raises beef cattle and processes firewood. Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

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 …

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 …

Marion Joyce Charbono

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Canaan, N.H., — Marion Joyce Charbono, 77, passed away Friday August 8, 2014 peacefully surrounded by family in her home in Canaan. Marion was born in Hartford, Vt. on December 31, 1936 to Wilfred and Evelyn (Flynn) Mayotte who both predeceased her. She graduated from Hartford High School …

Ed Kehoe, ‘An Amazing Coach,’ Dies

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Longtime Upper Valley basketball coach Ed Kehoe, recently honored with inclusion into the NHIAA coaches Hall of Fame, died at home with his family early Wednesday morning after a year-long bout with cancer. Kehoe was 50. Known around …

Old Home Days in Canaan

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Above: Corbin Trask, 10, of Rumney, N.H., left, Chloe Bickford, 12, of Rumney, and Cody Gray, 10, of Dorchester, hang out before their races during the Soap Box Derby at Canaan Old Home Days on Saturday. Right: Aubrey …

Ernesta Helen Watson

Friday, August 1, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Ernesta Helen Watson, 99, passed away in the comfort of her home on Thursday, July 24, 2014. She was born April 13, 1915, to the late Willie Wallace and Annie Maria (French) Wooster. Ernesta grew up in Canaan, N.H. and received her RN degree from …

Ernesta Helen Watson

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Ernesta Helen Watson, 99, passed away in the comfort of her home on Thursday, July 24, 2014. She was born on April 13, 1915, to the late Willie Wallace & Annie Maria (French) Wooster. Ernesta grew up in Canaan, N.H. and graduated from Margaret Pillsbury …

River Valley Community College to Present Award to Hypertherm Exec

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Claremont — For her years of support of efforts to train and employ graduates of River Valley Community College in Claremont, and to generally widen access to job training, the school will confer its Walter R. Peterson Award on Hypertherm’s Barbara Couch. Couch, Hypertherm’s vice president of corporate …

Mary L. (Daniels) Hazen

Friday, July 25, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Mary L. Hazen (104) passed away quietly on the evening of Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Genesis Healthcare Center in Lebanon, N.H. Born Dec. 11, 1909, the daughter of Bertha (Pratt) and Joseph LaBreck of Braintree, Mass. She attended schools in Weymouth, Mass. and was …

Mary L. Hazen

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Canaan, N.H. — Mary L. Hazen, 104, passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2014. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 3 to 5 pm. An obituary will be published in a later edition …