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A heron wades in shallow water along the Mascoma River in Enfield, N.H., on August 31, 2014. New Hampshire state officials will spend the month of September walking and floating the Mascoma River to compile data about erosion along the river. (Valley News - Ariana van den Akker)

Officials to Assess Mascoma River

Monday, September 1, 2014

Lebanon — Residents living, recreating and traveling along the Mascoma River may spot state officials as they walk or float along the approximately 11 miles between Mascoma Lake and the Connecticut River during the month of September. The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services is slated to conduct an assessment of the river and its banks to gather information about …

Forum, Aug. 27: Be Wary of TV Campaign Ads; Police Power; Good Candidates

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Be Wary of TV Campaign Ads To the Editor: As we enter into the midterm election cycle, I shudder to imagine what voters will learn from political candidates seeking success. How does one decide whom to vote for? Citizens’ political views can be influenced by many sources. My concern is that, in politics, TV ads are a major source. To cite some numbers …

Sandra M. (Wheeler) Reardon

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Berlin, N.H. — Sandra M. (Wheeler) Reardon, 62, of Berlin, NH passed away on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, N.H. She was born in Hanover, N.H., on Oct. 5, 1951, the daughter of the late Wilfred and Evelyn (Atchison) Wheeler and was raised in Enfield, N.H., graduating from Mascoma Valley Regional High School. She moved to Berlin …

Lillian A. Wyman

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 83, long time area resident, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in the comfort of her home. She was born on April 2, 1931, in West Canaan, N.H. to the late Robert & Francis (Pitcavidge) Stark Sr. Lillian graduated from a one …

Lillian A. Wyman

Friday, June 20, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 83, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in the comfort of her home. Family and friends are invited to Lillian’s graveside service on Monday, June 23, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield, N.H. Arrangements are by the Ricker …

Addie May George

Friday, June 20, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Addie May George, 90, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Lillian A. Wyman

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 82, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon. A complete obituary will be published in later edition of the Valley News. …

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 …

Forum, June 12: Rieseberg’s Contract; Negative News Coverage; Videotaping a Woman Feeding Cats

Thursday, June 12, 2014

About Rieseberg’s Contract To the Editor: The point of the open letter we are circulating in Hartford is to bring an end to the self-renewing contract the town manager enjoys. Under the terms of the contract, the Selectboard does not need to vote on renewing his contract; it …

Hoops

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Dyslan Conklin, of Canaan, throws up a shot while playing ball with a friend in Enfield on Tuesday. Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

Anthony A. Aldrich, Sr.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — A graveside memorial for Anthony A. Aldrich, Sr. who passed away on Jan. 7, 2014, will be held on June 14 at 11 a.m. at Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield. …

Roland J. Della Grotte

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Roland J. Della Grotte, 91, died Sunday, June 1, 2014. Roland was born on May 5, 1923, in Boston, Mass. to the late Ralph & Angiolina (Mandato) Della Grotte. He graduated high school in 1940 and was drafted by the U.S. Army, and proudly served …