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Lebanon

Attorneys: ‘Confession’ Inadmissible

Friday, November 28, 2014

North Haverhill — Attorneys for the Sunapee man accused in a 2013 car crash that killed a Wilder couple are arguing that statements Robert Dellinger made to police from his hospital bed hours after the collision cannot be used against him in court. According to police reports included in court filings, Dellinger told state troopers that he intentionally steered his pickup truck into the median on Interstate 89 on Dec. …

West Central Behavioral Health Faces Reimbursement Reform

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Lebanon — West Central Behavioral Health, a community mental health center serving 3,500 New Hampshire residents in the Upper Valley, has begun collecting set monthly per patient fees to care for some patients covered by the state’s Medicaid program. A release from West Central characterized the deal as part of “an historic shift in health care reimbursement.” Payment reform, as it is sometimes …

Snow Blankets Upper Valley

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hanover — On the first real snow of the term, it’s an unwritten tradition at Dartmouth College that students drop what they’re doing and come tumbling out of the campus’ brick and ivy edifices to hurl snowballs, laughing and socializing in an impromptu melee with often hundreds of combatants. But on Wednesday, the …

Dennis “Denny” Dupuis

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Keystone Heights, Fla. — Dennis “Denny” Arthur Dupuis, 69, of Keystone Heights, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, after a brief illness. Denny was born August 6, 1945 in Tyler, Texas to Arthur Henry Dupuis and Frances Katherine Piecuch. He graduated from Lebanon High School in …

W. Lebanon Videostop Closes

Sunday, November 23, 2014

West Lebanon — Thinking of stopping off at the video store in West Lebanon on the way home from work to pick up the latest season of Homeland or unwind by watching your favorite George Clooney or Jennifer …

Protesters Gather at Lebanon Co-op

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Lebanon — More than a dozen Hanover Consumer Cooperative Society members gathered outside the Lebanon Co-op Food Store on Saturday to protest what they believe has been the unfair treatment of employees by management and a lack of …

Ethel Ruth Warcup

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Ethel Ruth Warcup was born in Manchester, Conn. to the late Frank and Esther (Locke) Dow. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her first husband, Arnold B. Dunn, Sr., her second husband, Roger E. Warcup, Sr., her son, Ronald David Dunn, as …

Josephine C. Kozak

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Josephine C. Kozak, 79, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at home while in the arms of her husband. She grew up in Westport, Mass. and graduated from Westport High. She earned an R.N. From St. Elizabeth’s School of Nursing in Boston and later earned a …

Neighbors Protest Lebanon Airport Logging Plan

Friday, November 21, 2014

Lebanon — Airport neighbors aim to delay a plan to clear more than 30 acres of city-owned land near Poverty Lane this winter, according to a letter submitted to the City Council this week. The project is intended to improve visibility for pilots on the south side of …

Josephine C. Kozak

Friday, November 21, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Josephine C. Kozak, 79, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home of Lebanon on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. for calling hours. A graveside service will be held at 12 noon at …

Frederick Goss Cushing, Jr.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Frederick Goss Cushing, Jr., 96, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

H.S. Notebook: Hartford’s Brooks Is Vermont’s Top Scholar-Athlete

Thursday, November 20, 2014

White River Junction — Given his own work rarely intersects with Connor Brooks’ academic pursuits, Hartford High boys soccer coach Kevin Guilbault still finds himself impressed with what he hears about his senior striker. Others have been left …

River Park in West Lebanon Set for Final OK; Development Work To Begin in 2015

Thursday, November 20, 2014

West Lebanon — After more than seven years of planning and review, final approval is imminent for River Park, the 38-acre mixed-use development on Route 10 north of downtown West Lebanon, according to developer David Clem, of Lyme …