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Robert E. Gosselin

Thursday, February 11, 2016

New London, N.H. — Robert E. Gosselin died of natural causes on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at the New London Hospital in New London. He was 96. Dr. Gosselin was retired from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, N.H., where he was the founding chairman of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology. He was one of a small group that rebuilt the Medical School, which had less than a dozen full-time …

At the Hospitals: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Local Hospitals Release Community Health Needs Assessment Access to mental health care and affordable health insurance, prescription drugs prices, heroin and the misuse of pain medications are among the Upper Valley ’s most pressing health concerns, according to a report by local hospitals. The 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment is based on focus …

Billionaire Takes Climate Talk to N.H. Students

Thursday, February 4, 2016

New London — A billionaire former hedge fund manager who has become a leading clean energy activist joined the cavalcade of luminaries traversing New Hampshire this week supporting their favorite causes and candidates before Tuesday’s primary elections. For Tom Steyer, an ebullient 58-year-old San Francisco resident who received an honorary degree from Vermont …

Bryant Edward Hoffman

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Waterville, Maine — Bryant Edward Hoffman, 76, passed away Oct. 4, 2015, at Lakewood Continuing Care Center in Waterville, after a long illness. He was born Aug. 3, 1940, in Glen Ridge, N.J., the son of Edward Walter Hoffman and Letitia Susan Maready Hoffman. Bryant graduated from Colgate …

At the Hospitals: Oct. 4, 2015

Sunday, October 4, 2015

VNA Hospice Medical Director Receives Board Certification New London — Dr. Kristi Saunders, hospice medical director for Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice, has earned board certification through the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. To earn …

Planners Study I-89 Bus Route

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Lebanon — Regional planners are exploring the possibility of establishing commuter bus service along Interstate 89 from New London to Lebanon and Hanover. Though they believe the demand is there because of population growth and commuting patterns , …

At the Hospitals: Sept. 27, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

PTSD Center Official Receives Career Award White River Junction — Jessica Hamblen, acting deputy executive director and deputy for education with the Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD in White River Junction, has been selected to …

2 N.H. Loons Poisoned by Lead Fishing Tackle

Sunday, September 20, 2015

New London — A loon found on Little Lake Sunapee was the victim of lead poisoning and euthanized. The loon was picked up from the lake on Aug. 6, and brought to Weare Animal Hospital for treatment where an X-ray showed a metal object in the loon’s gizzard, …

Carrol Addis Baxter

Friday, September 11, 2015

New London, N.H. — Carrol Addis Baxter passed away peacefully at home at age 100 on Saturday, Sept. 5, with her daughter, Linda Baxter Lasco, at her side. Linda lovingly cared for her mother for the past three years. Carrol was born in Newark, N.J., Aug. 12, 1915, …

Robert “Gurns” Frank Gurnsey II

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Jacksonville, Fla. — Robert “Gurns” Frank Gurnsey II passed away in Jacksonville, on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, after a long and courageous fight with leukemia. Gurns, as he was known to his closest friends and family, was born Nov. 17, 1942, in Manchester, to Frank Norris Gurnsey and …

At the Hospitals: Sept. 6, 2015

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Cottage Hospital to Receive $10,000 For New Health Center Woodsville — Cottage Hospital will receive $10,000 this week from its auxiliary organization for the building fund of Rowe Health Center. The money includes proceeds from Cottage Hospital Auxiliary’s …

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 …

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 …