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Former Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius campaign…

By Barbara Tetreault BERLIN — Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius made a brief visit to Androscoggin Valley Hospital Tuesday to advocate for the Affordable Care Act and the campaigns of Hillary Clinton and Maggie Hassan. Sebelius, who served in the Obama cabinet with Hillary Clinton, noted that Clinton's opponent, Donald Trump, does not support Obamacare. Sebelius said she worked with Gov. Hassan to expand Medicaid coverage in New Hampshire to thousands through the... Read more


Joseph Vigue: Kelly Ayotte works hard for New Hampshire vete…

To the editor: The choice for Granite State veterans this election is clear. Kelly Ayotte fights hard for us, and she deserves to be reelected. Her leadership has been remarkable in efforts to improve the Veterans Choice Program and making sure those that have served our country are getting the care and benefits they deserve. She has held a couple of forums where she brought officials from the VA and HealthNet here to New Hampshire so... Read more


Gorham boys fall to Littleton and Colebrook

By Jean LeBlanc Littleton 3  Gorham  1 The Littleton Crusaders broke a 1-1 score, netting two goals late to defeat the Gorham Huskies 3-1 in a boys' Division IV soccer game played in Gorham. The Crusaders remained undefeated at 6-0-1, while the Huskies dipped to 4-3.   Littleton's Todd Kroll-Corliss made it 1-0 at 31:20 of the first half. Kroll-Corliss took a centering pass from Jason Brammer and fired to the lower left corner from 12 yards out.   In the... Read more


AutoNorth donates vehicle to law enforcement for use during …

AutoNorth donates vehicle to law enforcement for use during Camp RZR

AutoNorth donated the free use of a 12-passenger van during the Polaris Camp RZR event that was held last weekend. The van was on hand to quickly transport a large number of police and emergency response personnel throughout the weekend. “We applaud the efforts of local law enforcement during this busy weekend. The level of organization and professionalism displayed by these fine individuals was second to none. Hats off to all of you," said Shawn... Read more


Service held for Annie Louise Lamontagne

Funeral Services for Annie Louise Lamontagne, 94, of Gorham, were held on September 27, 2016, at Holy Family Church, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home in Gorham. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Michael Sartori. The pall was placed by Larry, Paul and Dick Lamontagne and the crucifix was placed by Paul Lamontagne. The readings were done by Karen Wood and Amy Millette, the gifts were presented by Claire Dupuis and... Read more