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APD Added To Anthem Health Plans

Friday, October 31, 2014

Lebanon — Care at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital will be covered next year for New Hampshire consumers with health insurance policies issued by the state’s largest health insurance company and sold through the state’s federally operated exchange, known as the Marketplace. The deal to include Alice Peck Day in the Pathway network of Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Hampshire, which was announced Thursday by the hospital, highlights …

Claire Marie Boisvert

Friday, October 31, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Claire Marie Boisvert, 84, passed away Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at her home surrounded by family. Calling hours will be held Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Church in Lebanon, …

Hiring by Lebanon School District Prompts Questions About Budget, Protocol

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Lebanon — The School Board’s decision last week to hire another special educator prompted a discussion not just about that particular staffing change, but also about district budgeting practices and, largely, how the board conducts its business. Aimee Nicholas, whom the board voted to hire as a special educator, will join two special education paraeducators — Jessica Beebe and Nancy Schmidt, whose hirings …

Local & Regional Briefs for Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Tractor Driver Charged Following Collision on I-89 Off-Ramp Lebanon — A pickup truck struck and knocked over a Department of Transportation tractor at the interchange of Route 4 and Interstate 89 in Lebanon earlier this week. The accident …

Row Your Boat

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Meredith Smith rows through a stiff wind across Mascoma Lake from her lakeside property to the boat launch on Route 4A to take the boat out of the water for the winter. “I said I would much rather …

Raiders Pull Away From Merrimack Valley

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Lebanon — Sometimes, you need a little help from the other team. No. 5 Lebanon High (12-4-1) was scoreless for the first 61 minutes of their game against No. 12 Merrimack Valley (6-10-1) during the first round of the New Hampshire Division II playoffs on Wednesday. On a …

N.H. Man Indicted on Theft Charge

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Lebanon — The former director of the Children’s Center of the Upper Valley, who is currently facing child pornography charges, has been indicted on a count of attempted theft from the day care. Michael Whelton, 53, of Enfield, allegedly deposited nearly $4,000 of the center’s funds in his …

Robert Hutt

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Windsor, Vt. — Robert Hutt (Bob) passed away after a long courageous battle with cancer on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, with his family by his side. Bob was born Jan. 31, 1966, to Janet Ducharme and Donald Hutt (Deceased). He is survived by his mother; his sisters, Melissa …

Arthur L. Pollard

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Arthur L. Pollard, 79, a resident of Lebanon, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon following a brief illness. He was born May 3, 1935, in Lebanon the son of Elroy and Gladys (Goodwin) Pollard. He had been a carpenter …

Lebanon Field Hockey Rolls to Final

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Exeter, n.h. — There was a time when Emily Perryman didn’t know which fall sport she wanted to play. The Lebanon High field hockey team is sure glad she went with sticks over kicks. The shifty, speedy senior …

Havenstein Focuses on Economy

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

West Lebanon — Republican gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein said Monday he wants to cut the state’s business profits tax to attract more investment and employers to New Hampshire. The former CEO of New Hampshire defense contractor BAE Systems, …

Robert Hutt

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Windsor, Vt. — Robert Hutt (Bob) died on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. Family and friends are invited to his brother’s home, 1 Pine Street, Lebanon, N.H. to celebrate his life on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at 12 noon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of …

Upper Valley Is Realistic on Ebola Scare

Monday, October 27, 2014

Norwich — Upper Valley residents on Sunday took a stoic outlook on preparations from local health authorities for fighting Ebola, which in the last week has spread to New York City and spurred national debate on how best to balance health safety measures with aid to disease-stricken West …