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Letter: Bernie Sanders Tests the Waters

Thursday, April 24, 2014

To the Editor: I understand that this Vermont fellow may be planning to run for president of the United States and is coming over here to New Hampshire to test the political waters. We recently moved to New Hampshire after 40 years in Vermont and have listened to his political line, first in Burlington and then as a U.S. representative and now as a senator. I’ve had correspondence with him …

Indicted Driver Issues Statement

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Lebanon — The Sunapee man charged with second-degree murder in a Dec. 7 accident that killed a Wilder couple has released a statement offering his “heartfelt and deepest condolences” to the couple’s families. Robert J. Dellinger, 53, was indicted by the Grafton County grand jury late last week on two second-degree murder charges …

Mabel H. Dyer

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Mabel H. Dyer, 88, died Tuesday evening, April 22, 2014, at Lebanon Center Genesis Healthcare Facility. Arrangements are pending at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., Vt. …

Cecile D. Lambert

Saturday, April 12, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Cecile D. Lambert, 83, formerly of Englewood, Fla. and Plymouth, Mass. passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014. She was born on Dec. 30, 1930, in Franklin, N.H. to the late Phillippe & Angelina (Fournier) Desrochers. She graduated from Franklin High School and soon after …

Entering Third Season, Upper Valley Vixens Have Higher Goals

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Woodstock — The Upper Valley Vixens are back for another go-round of roller derby. More than ever, they’re playing for real. With a complete roster of dedicated skaters, the Vixens are determined not only to improve upon last …

Letter: Go for Bach

Friday, April 11, 2014

To the Editor: The March 31 Bach-a-thon was great fun for the many who participated in celebrating Bach’s birthday. Special praise should go to Margaret Gilmore, who dreamed up and organized the 10-hour event — and to Our Savior Lutheran Church, which so graciously hosted us. There were …

Former City Cop Hired in Thetford

Friday, April 11, 2014

Thetford — A former Lebanon police officer who was charged with two counts of simple assault after allegedly grabbing a woman’s wrist and pushing her at a local bar while he was off duty in 2011 has been hired as a part-time patrol officer in Thetford. Thetford Police …

‘I Thought I Wasn’t Done Yet’: Mascoma Gives Ball to Lawrence

Friday, April 11, 2014

West Canaan — As enjoyable as it may have been, watching high school football from above the sidelines wasn’t what Les Lawrence wanted. He needed to be on the sidelines. And, once more, he is. A football coaching …

Richard “Dick” Thibodeau

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — A memorial service for Richard “Dick” Thibodeau, who passed away on Jan. 12, 2014, will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marion Carter House, One Campbell St., Lebanon. Please join family and friends to celebrate and …

Woodstock Boys Tennis Wins Season Opener in Great Indoors

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Woodstock — Spring high school sports all over the Upper Valley have had to make accommodations to get in workouts and games lately, given the late departure of winter. The Woodstock High boys tennis team did its part …

City: House Can’t Be Apartments

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Lebanon — The Zoning Board of Adjustment has denied a developer’s request to convert the last single-family home facing Colburn Park into an apartment building. The panel voted 3-2 at the end of its meeting Monday night to reject Dana Seguin’s request to convert the historic home and …

Sheilah Mae Raynor

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Dalton, N.H. — Sheilah Mae Raynor, 68, formerly of Dalton and Lebanon, N.H., went home to be with the Lord Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Lafayette Center in Franconia after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was born in Littleton as Sheila Corliss on Sept. 22, …

Ernest (Ernie) W. LeBlanc

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

St. Petersburg, Fla. — Ernest (Ernie) W. LeBlanc, born Aug. 10, 1923, of St. Petersburg and formerly of Lebanon, N.H., passed away on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Ernie was born in Fitchburg, Mass. to Joseph “Willie” LeBlanc and Antoinette (Fortier) LeBlanc. He was the first of their nine …