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Last Chance to Buy Tickets for 50th Party

July 25, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Today, Tuesday, July 25, is your last chance to purchase tickets for Waterville Valley’s 50th Anniversary Poolside Family Barbecue!  You don’t want to miss this Town of Waterville Valley-sponsored event on Saturday, August 12, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the White Mountain Athletic Club.  … Continue reading

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New Wig Wag Editors

June 21, 2017

By Jan Stearns

David and Birdie Britton have ably written, edited and published Waterville Valley’s very own newspaper, the Wig Wag, for the past 15 years.  A while back, the Brittons decided it was time for them to step down from the rigors … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: And then there were three

May 9, 2017

By Jan Stearns

It’s been a while since we last heard from Andy Knight, President of the Waterville Valley Foundation (WVF) and Waterville Valley blogger.  Andy and the WVF are back with renewed enthusiasm for interesting new projects in the valley.  Read his … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: “Love, Duty & Loss”

July 19, 2015

By Jan Stearns

The following is a reprint of Andy Knight’s July 19th blog post on the Waterville Valley Foundation website.  Thanks, Andy, for writing ever so eloquently about the passing of John McKinnon of Campton. By Andy Knight When I look back … Continue reading

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A compendium of learnings from nine years on the northern edge

May 11, 2015

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Foundation president and blogger, Andy Knight, recently wrote about leaving the conveniences of urban living and moving his family to the small mountain community of Waterville Valley. A compendium of learnings from nine years on the northern edge … Continue reading

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Andy Knight returns to the blogosphere with ‘Trails’

December 15, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Andy Knight, President of the Waterville Valley Foundation, has returned to the blogosphere after a too-long hiatus.  Read his latest post, below.  You can find this and other posts on his blog at watervillevalleyfoundation.org. By Andy Knight Waterville Valley is … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: Happy, Tired Children

January 23, 2014

By Jan Stearns

By Andy Knight, President of the Waterville Valley Foundation In case you haven’t figured it out…Andy Knight is very high on the Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports program.  His desire – and mine in reprinting his two posts today – is … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: My Adaptive Ski Lessons (or Chasing Chris)

By Jan Stearns

By Andy Knight, President of the Waterville Valley Foundation A few weeks back, I had my chakras totally realigned around the very concept of “disability”. In our society, the word carries at times a stigma; at very least, it tempts … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: ‘The Valley Loses a Great Friend…’

January 19, 2014

By Jan Stearns

By Andy Knight, President, Waterville Valley Foundation Bruce Saenger, by any estimation one of Waterville Valley’s leading citizens, passed away suddenly this week after a brief illness.  If you’ve been around Waterville Valley for any length of time, Bruce has … Continue reading

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Andy Knight: Back from the brink…

November 4, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Here’s the latest from Andy Knight, president of the Waterville Valley Foundation. In late August 2011, the remnants of Hurricane Irene — still a strong tropical storm — stomped their way through Waterville Valley, causing historic damage all throughout the … Continue reading

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