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Letter: Smaller Bill Thanks to Obamacare

Monday, April 7, 2014

To the Editor: I support the Affordable Care Act. I pay less for my family health insurance, get better coverage and have lower out-of-pocket expenses. Last year, I was paying more than $900 a month and had a $10,000 per-person deductible. The total out-of-pocket expenses would have come to $28,000 a year, not counting the premium. Now our premium is $200 less per month with total out-of-pocket expenses of $4,000. …

Open-Water Casting: Season Kicks Off Quietly in N.H.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Sunapee — Their fishing poles slung over their shoulders, Aaron Noyes and George Caccavaro left the docks at Lake Sunapee harbor Tuesday with empty buckets, no fish to show for nearly 6 hours with lines in the water. That did little to dampen their spirits, however, on a crisp, sunny April 1 that …

Kearsarge Middle Schoolers Honored

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Sutton, N.H. — Several Kearsarge Regional Middle School students were honored recently for their service to the school or community. Taylor Albright, Michael Geary, Lydia Pinard, Rette Solomon, Lizzie Soule, Natalie Soule and Erin Taylor received the “Making a Difference” award earlier this month at a school assembly. The new award for middle school students is part of the Lake Sunapee Region VNA …

Man Charged In I-89 Deaths Out on Bail

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Sunapee — Robert J. Dellinger, the man authorities have charged with killing a couple expecting a child last weekend when his car crashed into theirs during a suicide attempt, has been released on cash bail, officials said. Dellinger made the $250,000 cash-only bail, which meant it had to …

AG: I-89 Crash Was Suicide Attempt

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Lebanon — A former Fortune 500 executive was depressed and attempting suicide Saturday when his pickup truck crossed the Interstate 89 median and collided with an oncoming car, killing a pregnant woman and her fiance, a prosecutor said …

Charges Filed Against Driver In I-89 Crash

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

NOTE: To read the Wednesday afternoon update, click here. ♦ Lebanon — A former Fortune 500 executive who lives in Sunapee has been charged with recklessly causing the deaths of a Wilder couple who were killed on Saturday …

Birth Announcements: Dec. 8, 2013

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Honoring of Woman of Letters

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Newport — In a small park next to the Richards Free Library, the steadfast visage of literary legend Sarah Josepha Hale gazes out across the town common, an image residents hope will inspire future generations of strong women …

Mieczyslaw “Mike” Staszkiewicz

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Claremont, N.H. — Mieczyslaw “Mike” Staszkiewicz, 92, of Dane Avenue in Claremont and formerly of Depot Street in Enfield, died Saturday morning, Nov. 2, 2013, at the Sullivan County Nursing Home in Unity. He was born in Mala Myca, Poland on Dec. 24, 1920, the son of Wladyshaw …

A Life: Karol Bottinger, 1939-2013; ‘She Looked for Opportunities to Show Kids What They Could Do’

Monday, November 4, 2013

Claremont — For some people, pursuing their passion just isn’t enough. True fulfillment comes from sharing that love with others and seeing them discover the same zeal. Karol Bottinger loved the outdoors but loved even more the opportunity …

Michael Ernest Doolan

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Sunapee, N.H. — Michael Ernest Doolan, Retired Captain, Hanover Fire Department, passed away at his home in Sunapee on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, after a lengthy illness. Michael was born in Littleton, N.H. in 1951, the son of Ernest and Ina (Leighton) Doolan of Franconia, N.H. Michael achieved …

Letter: Very Good Group of Young Men

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

To the Editor: My husband was a Beta while a member of the class of 1953 — it was a very good group of young men. He worked very hard recently to get the fraternity back on campus, and they are still very good, fine young men. I …

At the Hospitals: Oct. 13, 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013

VA Medial Center Plans  Information Fair for Tuesday White River Junction — The Veterans Affairs Medical Center is hosting a free open house and information fair on Tuesday, from 9-11 a.m., at the Research Building (building 44) at …