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Robert J. Dellinger

Indicted Driver Issues Statement

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Lebanon — The Sunapee man charged with second-degree murder in a Dec. 7 accident that killed a Wilder couple has released a statement offering his “heartfelt and deepest condolences” to the couple’s families. Robert J. Dellinger, 53, was indicted by the Grafton County grand jury late last week on two second-degree murder charges and a second-degree assault charge. Dellinger said in a statement through his attorney on Wednesday that he hopes the families eventually will be able to offer him “spiritual forgiveness.” The statement reads in full: “I offer my heartfelt and deepest condolences to the families of Amanda Murphy and Jason Timmons. Their tragic …

Sunapee Man Faces Second-Degree Assault in I-89 Crash

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

North Haverhill — A Sunapee man who authorities allege intentionally drove his truck across the median of Interstate 89 and struck another car, has been indicted by the Grafton County grand jury on two second-degree murder charges and a second-degree assault charge relating to the stillbirth of a fetus. Robert J. Dellinger, 53, was previously charged with two counts of second-degree murder in …

State. Sen. Odell, R-New London, Plans to Step Down at End of Term

Saturday, April 19, 2014

New London — State Sen. Bob Odell, a moderate Republican known as a pivotal and principled vote in Concord, announced Friday he would not seek a seventh term in the state Senate, saying he is ready to spend more time with his family and friends. “As my colleagues all know, serving in the …

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 …

Sunapee Library to Break Ground

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Sunapee — The end of the long, difficult and at times contentious road the town has traveled toward a new library is finally in view. After more than a decade of debate, approval, revotes and ultimately successful fundraising, construction is set to begin at the Route 11 and …

Eke (Aikens) Behrens

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Newport, N.H. — Eke (Aikens) Behrens, 88, of Summer Street, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Summercrest in Newport. She was born in Marienhafe, Germany on June 10, 1925 the daughter of Hendrik and Katarina (Fauerbach) Aikens. She lived in the Sunapee area for many years before moving …

Letter: Red-Banner Day for Sunapee

Friday, September 27, 2013

To the Editor: Sept. 15 was a red-banner day for the town of Sunapee. Over 400 people gathered on River Road for the dedication of the Sugar River Covered Bridge, which joins River Road with the harbor. A band, ice cream, hot dogs and the Times Traveler chorus …

Loon Launch

Friday, September 6, 2013

A loon that is believed to have been forced downed on land in Pittsburgh, N.H., by a storm Saturday and was later captured by firefighters is released Thursday on Perkins Pond in Sunapee. The bird was given food …

Norman David Roy

Friday, September 6, 2013

Bath, N.H. — Norman David Roy, 69, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at his home, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Woodsville, N.H., April 27, 1944, a son of Elie O. and Germaine (Lamarre) Roy. Norman was a 1962 graduate of Woodsville High School, and later …