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Colby-Sawyer President Thomas C. Galligan Jr. (Courtesy photograph)

Colby-Sawyer College President Plans to Step Down in June

Friday, September 4, 2015

New London — Colby-Sawyer College will launch a search for a new president after incumbent Thomas C. Galligan Jr. announced that he will step down at the end of June. “I’ve had a wonderful nine years, and I’m sure I’ll have a busy and wonderful tenth,” the 60-year-old Galligan said in a news release from the college. “The whole time I’ve been at Colby-Sawyer, one of my themes is that change is good, and it’s inevitable. You have to live your message, and the institution, as always, will benefit from fresh ideas.” Galligan, Colby-Sawyer’s eighth president, announced his plans, which coincide with the end of …

Candidate Kasich Talks ‘Republican Vehicle’ in Lebanon

Thursday, September 3, 2015

West Lebanon — Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, pitched his blue-collar background and record as a chief executive to voters Wednesday night at the Kilton Public Library. Speaking to a packed room of more than 100 people, Kasich regaled the crowd with many anecdotes: tales of meeting …

At the Hospitals: Aug. 30, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Geisel Name Surgery Chair Lebanon — Dr. Sandra L. Wong, the William W. Coon Professor of Surgical Oncology and associate chairwoman of clinical affairs at the University of Michigan Health System, has been named chairwoman of surgery and senior vice president of the surgical service line at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and chairwoman of …

Elizabeth “Betty” (Sprague) Lutsky

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

New London, N.H. — Elizabeth “Betty” (Sprague) Lutsky, 77, of Birch Acres Road, New London, died Monday, July 6, 2015, at her home with her husband by her side. She was born in New Britain, Conn., on Sept. 27, 1937, the daughter of Hubert C. and Eleanor (Furrey) …

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Dartmouth Institute Leader Honored Hanover — Dr. Elliott Fisher, director of the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, has received the Healthcare Financial Management Association’s highest individual achievement award. Fisher received the Richard L. Clarke Board …

Marshall P. Hoke

Sunday, June 28, 2015

New London, N.H. — Marshall P. Hoke, 99, of Hilltop Place, died Friday, June 19, 2015, at his home. He was born in St. Paul, Minn. on Sept. 18, 1915, the son of Carolyn Peabody and George Hoke. Marshall grew up on the family’s dairy farm in Wayzata, …

People in Business: June 28, 2015

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Lake Sunapee Bank has announced the following officer appointments: William J. McIver, of Warner, N.H., has been promoted to senior executive vice president. McIver has been with the Bank since 1999 and has served as chief operating officer …

Outdoor Notes: New Adventures at Mount Sunapee

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Newbury, n.h. — Mount Sunapee Resort’s Adventure Park is beginning to evolve in new ways. The still-developing Evolution Bike Park on Sunapee’s south peak features a mile-long trail known as the Dirt Serpent, an “S”-shaped route resort staff …

Richard W. Dalrymple

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

New London, N.H. — Richard W. Dalrymple, 72, died on Monday, June 22, 2015, at his home. He was born on May 27, 1943, in Somerville, N.J. to Walter and Margaret (Teston) Dalrymple. Richard graduated from Bound Brook High School, N.J. in 1961, the University of Notre Dame …

Body Pulled Out Of Lake Sunapee

Saturday, June 20, 2015

New London — Fire officials pulled a body out of Lake Sunapee Friday after police found a car stuck in the sand on a private beach, according to a news release issued by New London Police Chief Edward Andersen. The New Hampshire medical examiner ruled the death a …

Volunteer Spotlight: Kearsarge Council on Aging Seeks Book Sale Volunteers

Sunday, June 14, 2015

The Kearsarge Council on Aging is looking for volunteers to help with its annual book sale next month. A fundraiser for the council’s Chapin Senior Center, the sale features more than 40,000 books, as well as CDs, DVDs, …

At the Hospitals: June 14, 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015

New London Hospital Names Emergency Services Leaders New London — Dr. Robert Hyde has been named director of emergency services at New London Hospital. Teresa Moulton has joined the hospital’s emergency department as nurse manager. Hyde works in …

Kearsarge Regional High Grads Urged to Find Their Purpose

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Sutton, N.H. — From the traditional musical selections at the start, including God Bless America sung by kindergartners, to the burst of fireworks at the end, the Kearsarge Regional High School community recognized and applauded the achievements of …