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N.H. Cites Natural Gas Depot Developer for Wetlands Issue

Friday, July 25, 2014

Lebanon — State officials have determined that a developer filled wetlands without permission on the Etna Road property where he plans to construct a natural gas depot. Compliance Inspector Jeffrey Blecharczyk of the state’s Department of Environmental Services determined during a May inspection that Jay Campion, of Hanover, filled a quarter acre of wetlands on the southwestern portion of his 182-acre property, which abuts CWM All Waste on North Labombard …

Forum, July 25: Enough About the Co-op; More About the Co-op; Hartford Track Vote; The Hole Story on Interchange Drive

Friday, July 25, 2014

The Co-op, in Two Words To the Editor: Enough already. Edmund Coffin Strafford Those With a Vested Interest To the Editor: At Wednesday’s board meeting of the Hanover Co-op, 14 people spoke in favor of the management. Of the 14 who supported them, seven had a vested economic interest. They were vendors, merchandisers and store employees who in some form or another receive …

Ronald A. Brown

Friday, July 25, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Ronald A. Brown, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Alice Peck Day Hospital in Lebanon. He was 91. Ron was born in Kearney, Neb. in 1922 to Nelle and Leslie Brown and grew up during the dust bowl of the 1920’s and 30’s. He served as Flight Engineer flying B-17s in the 34th Bomb Group of the 8th Air Force …

Karen L. Dunn

Friday, July 11, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Karen L. Dunn, 71, of Lebanon, N.H. passed away peacefully on Friday, May 30, 2014. Karen was born to William and Ann Dunn on May 19, 1943, in Lebanon, N.H. She graduated from Lebanon High School and continued on to receive her degree from Colby-Sawyer …

Forum, July 11: You Snubbed a Good Parade; Math Rules Don’t Add Up; Vanity and Immorality; The Co-op Debate

Friday, July 11, 2014

Paper Snubbed a Good Parade To the Editor: The Lebanon High School Alumni Day parade is a long-time tradition for us folks who live in Lebanon. It’s a big deal! It’s a fun time for classmates working on the floats as a team and a joy to behold …

Co-op Members Seek Meeting; Second Petition Calls For Dialogue

Friday, July 11, 2014

Hanover — More than 100 members of the Hanover Consumer Cooperative Society met Thursday night at the Richard W. Black Community Center to discuss concerns about the employment practices of the Co-op Food Stores. They concluded the meeting by unanimously supporting a motion to collect enough signatures to …

Lebanon Fills School Business Position

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lebanon — A week after the departure of three key administrators, the Lebanon School Board began filling holes in the district’s leadership team. At its meeting Tuesday, the board approved the hiring of Tim Ball, currently business administrator in Claremont, to replace outgoing nine-year veteran employee Jim Fenn, …

Donald N. Lower

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Donald N. Lower, 91, passed away surrounded his loving family at Concord Hospital on Sunday, July 6, 2014, after a period of declining health. After graduation from Lebanon High School in 1941, he joined the U.S. Navy in World War II and served in Trinidad, …

Resources Affect Strategies; Police Say They Do Their Best to Warn Motorists on Interstates

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lebanon — A fatal crash that killed a Vermont woman last week on Interstate 89 raised questions about how authorities notify motorists of upcoming traffic hazards, especially when police forces are strapped for resources. New Hampshire State Police …

Lebanon School Board Member Died June 30

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Lebanon — School Board member, lifelong city resident and Lebanon High graduate Doug Preston, 49, died Monday, June 30. Preston’s wife, Heidi, manages payroll and personnel in the school district’s business office and was at work when she heard the sad news. “Everybody was in shock for the …

For Post 22, Any Celebrating Must Wait

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Lebanon — An undefeated record does not necessarily a happy Rob Woodward make. With a perfect 10-0 mark and only one team within 3½ games of his American Legion baseball squad in the New Hampshire District A standings, Lebanon Post 22’s coach could be heard from a distance …

Forum, July 9: The Dangers of Alcohol; Co-op Shoppers; Amtrak on Track

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The Dangers of Alcohol To the Editor: The article, “Addiction and Alcoholism Hit Men, Women Differently” on June 30 failed to mention the chief differences between men and women — pregnancy and nursing. The effects of alcohol on a developing fetus unfortunately can be devastating. Everyone should know …

Hanover Co-op Petitioners Fight to Reinstate Fired Employees

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Hanover — Members of the Hanover Consumer Cooperative Society are circulating a petition to reinstate two recently fired Co-op Food Stores employees and to address what they perceive as a lack of transparency from store management regarding the decision. “We have three goals,”said Nora Jacobson, a Norwich resident …