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Lebanon Director of Recreation and Parks Paul Coats walks along a railroad bridge over the Mascoma River in Lebanon, N.H., on April 18, 2014. Coats and city employee Rick Desharnais were cleaning sections of the bridge, which needs renovations and will be part of the Mascoma River Greenway.
Valley News - Jennifer Hauck

Step Carefully in Lebanon

Monday, April 21, 2014

Lebanon Director of Recreation and Parks Paul Coats walks along a railroad bridge over the Mascoma River in Lebanon, on Friday. Coats and city employee Rick Desharnais were cleaning sections of the bridge, which needs renovations and will be part of the Mascoma River Greenway. Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

Dartmouth Women’s Golf Nips Hawks

Monday, April 21, 2014

Bloomfield, Conn. — Senior Sarah Knapp shot a 7-over-par 79 at Tumblebrook Country Club to lead the Dartmouth College women’s golf team to a three-stroke victory in a dual match against Hartford on Sunday. Jane Lee followed up with an 8-over 80 for Dartmouth. Savannah Grice and Tara Simmons (both 82) rounded out the scoring for the Big Green, which shot 323 as …

Lebanon Cop Fakes Fitness Test Results for Two Other Officers

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Lebanon — In mid-December, Lebanon police officers gathered at a local indoor track to be timed as they ran 12 laps. They needed to finish the 1.5-mile run in 13 minutes and 24 seconds or better to keep their jobs. In New Hampshire, law enforcement officers hired after 2000 are required to pass …

Skip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah

Friday, April 4, 2014

Dressed as jesters, Mount Lebanon Elementary School fourth-graders, from left, Lilly Zarr, Kenzie Leuthauser and Emily Devers bound down the street to the Kilton Library in West Lebanon on Friday. Students were walking to the library for their …

Rose Coleman

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Rose Coleman, 86, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Lebanon Center-Genesis. She was born on Jan. 13, 1928, to the late David & Belle (Raynes) Laurie. She attended schools in Norwich. She worked at West Lebanon Laundry for a period of time, owned and operated …

Letter: Take the Pledge, Scott Brown

Friday, April 4, 2014

Take the Pledge, Scott Brown To the Editor: Is it not enough that Scott Brown has bought a house in New Hampshire to get back on the federal payroll? Now he’s taking outside Super PAC money he didn’t take in Massachusetts to try to ensure that he succeeds. …

Headrest Makes Pitch To Relocate

Friday, April 4, 2014

Lebanon — When Jo-An Morin answers the 24-hour crisis hot line at Headrest on Church Street she never knows what she’ll hear on the other end of the line. It could be someone “literally in the act of …

Mavis L. Hart

Friday, April 4, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Mavis L. Hart, 98, of Wheelock Terrace, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014. She was born in Barre, Vt, Oct, 3. 1915, to Carl and Alice Crossett Perry. She outlived brothers, Robert Perry & Nelson Perry, and sister, Jean Dolan. Sister-in-law Gene Perry lives in …

Paul T. Shannon

Friday, April 4, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Paul T. Shannon, age 81, of West Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, after a brief illness. Son of the late Paul B. and Sarah (Meriam) Shannon, he was born in Cleveland, …

Rose Coleman

Friday, April 4, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Rose Coleman, 86, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Lebanon Center-Genesis. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Lebanon OKs Route 10 Safety Plan

Thursday, April 3, 2014

West Lebanon — The City Council unanimously approved a first round of safety improvements for the area of Route 10 that intersects with Oak Ridge and Gould roads near Sachem Field at their meeting Wednesday. The design the councilors approved includes construction of a median island or “pedestrian …

Going Forward Minus Forward Motion: ‘Spinathon’ Gives Cyclists a Reason For a Good Sweat

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Lebanon — Spinning has many potential benefits for cyclists. For one Saturday at River Valley Club each year, it benefits so many more. The 14th annual Spinathon on Saturday drew 58 riders, sweating and pumping their legs on …

Out of Hibernation

Thursday, April 3, 2014

From left, Wyatt Hoisington, 5, K.J. Matson, 8, Gavin O’Keefe, 9, Becka Hoisington, 3, and Alexcia Matson, 10, take advantage of the warm day and play in front of their apartment building in West Lebanon.Valley News — Sarah …