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 in Lebanon …

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 …

Elizabeth Marble

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Ashburnham, Mass. — Elizabeth Marble, 84, passed away peacefully and in the loving care of her family on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, as a result of a stroke. If Elizabeth’s (Liz’s) life was intertwined with yours in any way you knew that she was loving …

Margaret N. Kelly

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Margaret N. Kelly, age 87, died Saturday evening, Nov. 15, 2014, at Sullivan County Health Care, Unity, N.H. Margaret resided in the McConnell Unit, where she received loving care for the past two years from a dedicated and devoted staff. She was born on Feb. …

Miriam Evelyn Good Troisi

Monday, November 17, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Our beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Miriam Evelyn Good Troisi, age 91, of West Lebanon, died peacefully in the early morning of Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, after a brief illness. Miriam is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Nicholas Francis …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 16, 2014

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Valley Regional Offers Free Info Session on Health Insurance O ptions Claremont — Valley Regional Hospital has announced that, beginning in January, it will be included in the following networks through the New Hampshire Health Insurance Marketplace: Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield; Assurant Health; Harvard Pilgrim Health Care; and …

Engagement: Herman — Campbell

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Lebanon — Stephanie Herman and Ryan Campbell have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Ronnie Robinson, of Lebanon. She graduated from Lebanon High School in 2000 and attended Utica College of Syracuse University in Utica, …

Volunteer Spotlight: Game Night at Spark

Sunday, November 16, 2014

A recent casino night at Spark, a community center for people with special needs in Lebanon, featured card and dice games and was organized by Dartmouth College students from the Tucker Foundation’s Spark Club. Students from Chi Heorot …

Lebanon Schools May Seek $39 Million

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Lebanon — The first crack at the Lebanon School District’s budget, provided to board members last week, shows a $1 million increase. If approved, it would bring the district’s total spending to $39 million. Overall, School Board Chairman Jeff Peavey said, the budget includes “nothing earth-shattering.” The numbers, …

WISE Gets $50,000 Gift To Start Fund

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Lebanon — WISE has established a new Board Designated Endowment Fund using an initial gift of $50,000 to seed the fund from an anonymous donor. Peggy O’Neil, WISE’s executive director, said the fund strengthens the agency’s ability to fully respond to the needs of Upper Valley survivors of …

‘Obamacare’ Enrollment Opens Today

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Today, as the 2015 open enrollment period for health insurance required by the Affordable Care Act begins, the websites where thousands of residents of the Twin States will shop for coverage will face new tests. The websites are often where consumers first directly engage the reality of health …

Linda A. Cutter

Saturday, November 15, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Linda A. Cutter, 64, passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. She was born on March 17, 1950, in Morristown, N.J., to the late Albert Dana & Dorothy Ellen (Hearn) Cutter. Linda grew up in Lyndonville, Vt., and enlisted in the US Navy; upon her …