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Contact information by subject matter

ADVERTISING: Advertising is not a newsroom function and is handled by the Advertising Department. Please contact or 603-298-6082. Click here for more.

ANNIVERSARY ANNOUNCEMENTS: Click here for more info and to submit.

ARTS/FEATURES (arts & entertainment, books, food & dining, gardening, human interest, lifestyle, movies & TV): Please see information under "CLOSE-UP PAGE" below.

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS: Click here for more info and to submit. 

BUSINESS NEWS:, 603-727-3219 (John Lippman). The Business section appears in the Sunday Valley News, including items of interest to the local business community. All items are subject to editing for clarity or space. Click here for an online submission form to announce your new business. Business reporter John Lippman can be reached at or 603-727-3219. Sunday Valley News editor Nick Upton can be reached at or 603-727-3214. Please see additional information under "PEOPLE IN BUSINESS" and "ENTERPRISE BUSINESS MAGAZINE" below.

CALENDAR & EVENTS LISTINGS:, 603-727-3221 (calendar editor Liz Sauchelli). Click here for submission guidelines/policies. Submit an event at (click the gray "add event" button).

CAREERS: Click here for openings or check

CLOSE-UP PAGE: The Close-Up page is the features page for the Valley News, including arts & entertainment, books, food & dining, gardening, human interest, lifestyle, movies & TV. Most local coverage on the Close-Up page has been suspended during the coronavirus pandemic and absorbed into the news section; the Entertainment Highlights columns has also been suspended during this time. Please contact features reporter Alex Hanson (, 603-727-3207) with arts/features story ideas, or find additional contact methods under "NEWS TIPS" below.

CORRECTIONS REQUESTS:, 603-727-3315 (news desk). Click here for submission formContact information for Valley News reporters appears at the end of most articles.

COVERAGE AREA: The Valley News is located in West Lebanon, N.H., and covers Upper Valley communities in Vermont and New Hampshire. Scroll down the page to see a map of our coverage area.

CLASSIFIEDS: Classifieds are not a newsroom function and are handled by the Advertising Department. Please visit

DELIVERY & CIRCULATION: Delivery & circulation are not a newsroom function and are handled by Customer Service. Please contact or 603-298-8711. You may also visit the subscribe page or the subscriber FAQ.

ENTERPRISE BUSINESS MAGAZINE: Enterprise business magazine is published quarterly. Editor Liz Sauchelli can be reached at or 603-727-3221. Please see information about our weekly business section in the Sunday Valley News under "BUSINESS NEWS."

Click here for more info and to submit.

GRANDPARENTS BRAG: Click here for more info and to submit.

HEALTH CARE/HOSPITALS NEWS:, 603-727-3213 (reporter Nora Doyle-Burr). You may also contact Nora securely via the Signal app at the same number, 603-727-3213. See additional contact methods under "NEWS TIPS" below.

JIM KENYON: News columnist Jim Kenyon can be reached at or 603-727-3212. Jim writes reported opinion columns and operates as part of the news department.

LEGAL NOTICES: Legal notices are not a newsroom function and are handled by the Advertising Department. Please contact or 603-298-6082. Click here for more.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR/FORUM:, 603-727-3208 (audience engagement editor Caroline Latta). To keep the Forum open to all, we request that you limit letters to 350 words and that you write no more often than once every two weeks. Submissions must include the writer's name, address and a daytime telephone number for verification. All letters are subject to editing. Click here for full policies and submission form. Please see "OPINION" below for more information on other opinion content, including op-eds.

NEWS TIPS (no opinion pieces or legal notices):, 603-727-3315 (news desk). Click here for the news tips submission form

OBITUARIES: Obituaries are not a newsroom function and are handled by the Advertising Department. Please click here for policies and procedures for submitting obituaries. 

OPINION, OP-EDS: To submit an op-ed/column for consideration, please contact audience engagement editor Caroline Latta:, 603-727-3208. Please note that the opinion department operates independently of the news department. See "LETTERS TO THE EDITOR" above for information about the Forum.

OUT & ABOUT COLUMN: Calendar editor Liz Sauchelli writes a column about events in the Upper Valley. Please submit your event at (click the gray "Add Event" button) and find more information under "CALENDAR" above. Liz can be reached at or 603-727-3221.

PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: The Valley News recognizes the achievements of members of the local business community in the Sunday Business section. Submissions, including photographs, may be sent to, or via postal mail or fax (scroll down the page). Photographs cannot be returned unless accompanied by a stamped, self-addressed envelope. Emailed photographs may be emailed in high-resolution JPEG format to All items are subject to editing for clarity or space. Please see additional business news information under "BUSINESS NEWS" above.

PHOTO DEPARTMENT:, 603-727-3247 (photo editor Geoff Hansen). To submit photographs to be considered for publication, please use this form and follow up with a phone call to 603-727-3247 (photo editor Geoff Hansen) or 603-727-3315 (general news desk). Photos must be high-resolution JPEGS and include caption information. Photo editor Geoff Hansen can be reached at or 603-727-3247. Please note that all Valley News photographs are copyrighted and cannot be republished in print or online without permission; please see additional policies and information under "REPRINT REQUESTS." 


REPRINT REQUESTS (PHOTOS & STORIES):, 603-727-3212 (Jim Kenyon). All Valley News stories and photographs are copyrighted. The Valley News does not permit use of its news or editorial content for political or commercial purposes, except that which is permitted under the Fair Use Doctrine. Additionally, the Valley News does not allow its work to be directly uploaded to social media platforms. Readers and other enterprises are welcome to post links to social media or their personal websites. To request permission to reprint a photo or article, please email or call 603-727-3212 (Jim Kenyon). Valley News photos can be purchased for non-commercial use via the "buy this image" link at the end of online captions. 

SENIOR CENTERS NEWS:, 603-727-3221 (Liz Sauchelli).

SPORTS (high school, Dartmouth, outdoors & recreation): ; Click here to submit high school game scores using an online form.

SUBSCRIPTIONS: Subscriptions are not a newsroom function and are handled by Customer Relations. Please contact or 603-298-7739. You may also visit the subscribe page or the subscriber FAQ.

WEBSITE: For questions about digital subscriptions, the E-edition or website functionality, please contact Customer Relations ( or 603-298-7739). Questions about news presentation on the website can be sent to or editor Matt Clary at

WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENTS: Click here for more info and to submit. 

VALLEY PARENTS QUARTERLY: Valley Parents is published quarterly. Editor Liz Sauchelli can be reached at or 603-727-3221.


Mailing address, phone and fax

Valley News
P.O. Box 877
White River Junction, VT 05001

Please mark your envelope to the attention of the appropriate department/person (check the topics list above or newsroom directory below). If you're not sure who to send it to, please mark it attention of the newsroom. 

Valley News
24 Interchange Drive
West Lebanon, NH 03784

*Please note that our building is closed to the public as of March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. There is a dropbox at our front door.

603-298-8711 (Valley News main number)
603-727-3315 (Valley News newsroom)

603-298-0212. Faxes to the newsroom should be followed up with a call to the news desk at 603-727-3315.


Newsroom staff directory

Click the reporter's name to see a list of most recent articles.

Last name, first name (position) 603-298-8711 extension, email address

Clary, Matt (Editor) —  x220,
Driehaus, Alex (photographer) — x230,
Doyle-Burr, Nora (reporter, health care) —  x213,
Fennell, Greg (NNE desk editor) —  x226,
Hansen, Geoff (photo editor) —  x247,
Hanson, Alex (reporter, features, education) —  x207,
Hauck, Jennifer (photographer) —  x230,
Kenyon, Jim (news columnist) —  x212,
Latta, Caroline (audience engagement editor) — x208,
Lippman, John (reporter, business) —  x219,
Marcy, Darren (reporter, government) — 216,
Patterson, James (photographer) — x230,
Potter, Claire (reporter, environment) — x242,
Rosenberg, Benjamin (reporter, sports) — x302,
Sauchelli, Liz (reporter; calendar editor; Enterprise editor; Valley Parents editor) —  x221,
Upton, Nick (night editor; Sunday Valley News editor) — x214,
Wykes, Tris (reporter, sports) —

Valley News coverage area

Prior to contacting the Valley News, please make sure your news tip or event relates to our coverage area. You can find out more about our towns at


Barnard, VT Canaan, NH
Bethel, VT Charlestown, NH
Bradford, VT Claremont, NH
Bridgewater, VT Cornish, NH
Chelsea, VT Croydon, NH
Corinth, VT Dorchester, NH
Fairlee, VT Enfield, NH
Hartford, VT Grafton, NH
Hartland, VT Grantham, NH
Newbury, VT Hanover, NH
Norwich, VT Haverhill, NH
Pomfret, VT Lebanon, NH
Randolph, VT Lyme, NH
Royalton, VT New London, NH
Sharon, VT Newport, NH
Strafford, VT Orange, NH
Thetford, VT Orford, NH
Tunbridge, VT Piermont, NH
Vershire, VT Plainfield, NH
Weathersfield, VT Springfield, NH
West Fairlee, VT Sunapee, NH
West Windsor, VT Unity, NH
Windsor, VT  
Woodstock, VT  


Mission statement

The mission of the Valley News newsroom is to connect, engage, inform and give voice to our Upper Valley neighbors.

Valley News

24 Interchange Drive
West Lebanon, NH 03784


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