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Scott Kerner, of Riverton, Vt., left, checks the progress of roasting coffee beans in a Turkish-made coffee roaster as Ross Evans, of Randolph, Vt., adjusts the heat while working in a barn shared with a pottery studio that belongs to Ross' father in Northfield, Vt., on July 18, 2015. The pair started Carrier Roasting Co. early this year and do two roasts every week. (Valley News - Geoff Hansen)<p><i>Copyright © Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.</i></p>

Haute Cuisine Beans: New Coffee Achievers Roast Locally in Small Batches

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Sam Sabky and Kate Fisher were seated one morning last week at a cafe table in My Brigadeiro, the brightly lighted chocolate shop tucked under the Starbucks in Hanover, waiting for the proper moment to give two French presses the final push to make the perfect cup of coffee. They’re conducting a tasting of King’s Row Coffee Co.’s special coffees, …

David M. Goodwin, Sr.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — David M. Goodwin, Sr. passed away after a long illness on Monday, July 27, 2015, in Hanover. He was born April 8,1939. He was an avid mechanic for years and worked for Pike Industries until he retired. He was predeceased by his parents, Newman & Marion Goodwin and a sister Sharon Higgins. He leaves behind five children, David Goodwin, Jr. …

Companies Vie to Supply Natural Gas

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Concord — Two companies are now competing to become the utility supplying natural gas to major employers in Hanover and Lebanon. Until last week, Hanover-based Valley Green Natural Gas was the only entity aiming to serve the two communities, with a petition to do so pending before the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission. That changed when Liberty Utilities, which includes EnergyNorth Natural Gas …

Baker Hill Administering New England Amateur Golf Exam

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Newbury, n.h. — Hanover’s Nate Choukas didn’t become a member at Baker Hill Golf Club this year with the New England Amateur in mind. But it isn’t going to hurt his chances for a good week. Choukas, the …

At the Hospitals: July 19, 2015

Sunday, July 19, 2015

VA Names Mental Health Chief White River Junction — Dr. Brett Rusch has joined White River Junction VA Medical Center as chief of mental health and behavioral science service, as well as an assistant professor of psychiatry at …

Lebanon Woman Will Lead Project VetCare Development

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Hanover — Nicole Schmidtke, of Lebanon, has been promoted to director of development of Project VetCare. The Hanover-based nonprofit provides assistance to veterans experiencing a range of hardships. Last year, it helped 17 homeless veterans find permanent housing, …

Prehearing on Valley Green Natural Gas Proposal Slated for Concord

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Lebanon — The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission has set a prehearing conference for late this month to review a proposal to provide natural gas to customers in Hanover and Lebanon via a pipeline. If approved, the franchise petition before the Public Utilities Commission would grant Valley Green …

100 Miles to Glory: Tanzanian Ultramarathoner a Runner With a Mission

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Hanover — Simon Mtuy grew up in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro. The fifth of 10 children in a poor family, education was hard to come by and there were few options. But there was a highly visible …

Post 22 Stumbles in Finale

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Manchester — Bouncing home in a school bus from Gill Stadium here Saturday, the Lebanon American Legion Post 22 senior baseball team passed a billboard shortly before entering Interstate 293 North. “Need a fresh start?” asked the enormous …

Gloria M. Goldfarb

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Gloria M. Goldfarb, 70, passed away July 17, 2015 of cancer. She was a loving wife, mother and friend to the sick and injured. There will be no calling hours. Funeral services will be held Saturday (today) at 1 p.m. in the Church of Christ …

Walter Hollis “Butch” Hazelton, Jr.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Walter Hollis “Butch” Hazelton, Jr. passed away peacefully Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Hanover Terrace in Hanover, N.H., surrounded by his children and siblings. Born at Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, on Jan. 6, 1942, the son of Walter Hollis Hazelton, Sr. and Rae Agnes (Gilson) …

Hanover Teen Takes Top Seed to Limit at N.H. Amateur

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Bretton Woods, n.h. — Most of the Mount Washington Cog Railway’s engines now run on biodiesel fuel. But there’s still at least one locomotive that operates on old-fashioned coal; it’s easy to see it’s in action by the …

Susan K. Williamson

Friday, July 17, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Susan K. Williamson passed away peacefully July 11, 2015 at Wheelock Terrace in Hanover surrounded by her family. She was a beloved mother, grandmother and friend. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 3, 1937, to Eugene and Virginia Kettering, she attended Hathaway Brown School in …