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Michael J. Hayward, Jr.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Sunapee, N.H. — A memorial service for Michael J. Hayward, Jr., 42, late of Sunapee will be held Saturday, April 19 at 1 p.m. at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, Vt. A full obituary will follow in a later edition of the Valley News. …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Barbara “Bobby” (Lyons) Deane

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Newbury, N.H. — Barbara “Bobby” (Lyons) Deane, 95, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at her home. It was a beautiful evening and she was in the presence of her loving family. She was born in New York City, N.Y. on Nov. 26, 1917, the daughter of Frank …

Arthur “Archie” Joseph Belaire

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Sunapee, N.H. — Arthur “Archie” Joseph Belaire, 81, of Sunapee, died on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 8, 2013, at the New London Hospital. He was born on Aug. 16, 1931, the son of Joseph E. and Anna Marie (Truchon) Belaire. Archie was a graduate of St. Mary High School. …

Sunapee Man Sues Prison Doctors for Lack of Care

Thursday, August 1, 2013

A Sunapee man sent to prison in 2009 after a drunken driving crash that killed a woman has filed a federal lawsuit against doctors and nurses at the state prison, claiming they violated his civil rights by failing to properly treat an infection he developed after surgery. Eric …

Not Slowing Down

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Sunapee — There may be a little kid in all of us, but Tom Frederick may be taking that notion a bit too far. But to look at him, you instantly realize there is nothing little about Frederick. …