L/fog
58°
L/fog
Hi 81° | Lo 60°

Plainfield

Wallace Stephen Wysk

Friday, August 1, 2014

Plainfield, N.H. — Wallace Stephen Wysk, 59, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at DHMC, following a courageous battle against cancer. Wally was born on Nov. 1, 1958, in Adak, Alaska to Wallace and Eunice (Freniere) Wysk. He was the second of seven children and grew up in Bernardston, Mass. Wally lived and loved music. He was an extraordinary musician. He played his guitar all over New England and passed that …

Forum, July 30: America’s Game: Wealth; Beware Single-Payer; The Obession of the ‘Valley News’

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Reading Is Still Fundamental To the Editor: On May 31, members of the American Legion Post 84 joined White River School staff to help us raise money to preserve our Reading is Fundamental program. Adjutant Dan Hillard and his colleagues learned that federal funds for the RIF program had been eliminated and they organized a coin drop to help us maintain this important …

Forum, July 29: Change in Norwich; One for the Books in Bradford; Measles Prevention

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Vocal Minority in Norwich To the Editor: I’m compelled to respond to Brian Livingston’s attack on Norwich Town Manager Neil Fulton and the needs of the Norwich municipal workers (“A Pool, Not a Police Station,” July 14). There is ample evidence that the police department’s building is beyond reasonable repair. The building study was conducted in 2012 and has been on the town’s …

Lebanon Baseball Wears Camo for a Cause

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Lebanon — Lebanon High School has done a lot to make sure American Legion baseball stays vibrant in the community. So when he found out about Operation Hat Trick, Pete St. Pierre saw an opportunity to return the …

Gordon “Peanut” Wilder

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Plainfield, N.H. — A Celebration of Life for Peanut Wilder, who passed away on March 11, 2014, will be held on Saturday, May 31, at 11 a.m. at the farm where he grew up at 81 Center of Town Road in Plainfield. Directional signs will begin at the …

KUA’s 99 Graduates Leave Their Hilltop for the Wider World

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ Meriden — As the 197th graduating class of Kimball Union Academy descended the stairs from the campus hilltop to the sounds of Pomp and Circumstance on Saturday morning, the sun broke through …

Kearsarge Lacrosse Sweeps Lebanon

Thursday, May 22, 2014

North Sutton, n.h. — The Kearsarge Regional High girls lacrosse team has played Lebanon five times during the past two seasons and won four of those matchups, including Thursday’s 11-9 triumph in soggy and muddy conditions on its …

Zoning Decision Key to Lebanon House

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Lebanon — The School Board objects to a proposed zoning change for a property on Evans Drive adjacent to the Hanover Street School and Lebanon High School. The request, if approved by the City Council next month, would …

Hanover Tennis Doubles Up Lebanon

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Hanover — Not very long ago, Lebanon High boys tennis senior Jeff Purdy and Hanover counterpart Jeffry Li shared more than a similar first name. Neighbors on a cul de sac in Grantham for much of their childhood, …

Gordon “Peanut” Wilder

Monday, May 19, 2014

Plainfield, N.H. — A Celebration of Life for Peanut Wilder, who passed away on March 11, 2014, will be held on Saturday, May 31, at 11 a.m. at the farm where he grew up at 81 Center of Town Road in Plainfield. Directional signs will begin at the …

Plainfield Couple Help Crippled Lab

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Plainfield — Days had passed since her last session, but when the treadmill started moving, Taylor’s front paws picked up the cadence right away. “You remember how to do this,” Jim Hollander said, patting the 4-year-old dog’s head …

Kearsarge Rules Lebanon in Playoff Rematch

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Lebanon — In a battle of reloading girls lacrosse programs, Kearsarge High proved to have a bit more weaponry Friday, handing rival Lebanon a 13-6 loss during a rematch of a 2013 NHIAA Division III semifinal. Anna Stowell …

Marauders Strong-Arm Raiders

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Hanover — Hanover High baseball players used to walk to their home games. Way back when, all it took was a few strides to the south end of campus, where the school’s track now rests. Even the downhill …