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Rindge: UPDATE: Officials say suspicious powder likely medication

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Authorities are saying the brown powder sent in an enveloped to a Taggart Circle residence is most likely hypertension medication. Rindge police were called to the scene around 6 p.m. Monday, after a homeowner found an envelope sent from Canada, containing a blank piece of paper and brown powder. The Keene hazmat team was called to the scene to ensure … 0

Jaffrey: Utility scam targets business

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Innkeeper Max Mitchell was shocked when he was told he had one hour to pay Eversource $1,600 in overdue electric bills, to keep his electricity … 0

Peterborough: Resident: Dog waste cleanup still an issue

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Teixeira Park on Union Street is littered with so much dog waste that Francie Von Mertens wouldn’t bring children there, she told the … 0

Bennington: Memorial Day events Monday morning

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Memorial Day will be celebrated on Monday beginning with formation at 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Field and proceeding to the cemeteries for ceremonies at 10:45 a.m. Parade formation will take place at the VFW hall at 11:15 a.m. with the parade stepping off at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon … 0

Francestown: Memorial Day events set for Friday

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Memorial Day ceremonies are planned for Friday, at 1:15 p.m. beginning at Cemetery No. 3. A program to honor those who have died in our nation’s service will include students and staff of Francestown Elementary School, veterans, widows and widowers, and family members, bagpipers, and Taps played. Following … 0

Bennington police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

BENNINGTON Saturday, May 2 Driving with suspended license: At 6:42 p.m., William Wallace, 62, of Gardner, Massachusetts, was stopped on Route 202 for speeding. Police then found his license was under suspension and he was arrested for operating without a valid license. Wallace was released on $1,000 personal … 0

Antrim police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

ANTRIM Monday, May 11 Arrest: At 6:45 p.m., Michael J. Murray III, 19, of Antrim was arrested on an electronic bench warrant out of the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and faces a June 25 court date at the same court. Friday, … 0

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, May 5 Possession of controlled substance: At 7:58 p.m., Katie Cilley, 36, of Jaffrey turned herself in on a warrant for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs. She was released on $1,500 personal recognizance with a June 4 court date. Wednesday, May 6 Accident: At 10:37 p.m., police … 0

Francestown police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Tuesday, May 12 Assist: At 8:24 p.m., police responded to Zephyr Lake Road in Greenfield to assist Greenfield police with a check on a resident. Sunday, May 17 Motor vehicle accident: At 1:42 p.m., police responded near the intersection of Fisher Hill Road and Route 47 for … 0

Peterborough police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, May 7 Sidewalk impressions: At 4:31 p.m., a project administrator for construction on Union Street said children were marking poured concrete with their hands, feet and bicycles. The project administrator requested police monitor the area until the concrete hardens. At 8:30 p.m., Officer Martin Kolb found … 0

Wilton police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON Saturday, May 9 Theft of stones: At 9:05 a.m., police received reports of a theft from a Davisville Road resident, who said that someone stole stones from the walls of his property. Arrest: At 12:53 p.m., police arrested Echo D. Estabrook, 41 of Wilton who turned herself … 0

New Ipswich police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

NEW IPSWICH Friday, May 8 Medical call: At 4:15 p.m., police responded to a Vaillancourt Road residence for a man experiencing chest pain, numb fingers, and unable to breath or speak fully. Police assisted and the man was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Dublin Tuesday, May 12 Driving after suspension: At 10:25 a.m., police stopped Michael Ducharme, 24, of Wilton on Main Street near Old Common Road. Initially pulled over for speeding, Ducharme was arrested and charged with driving after suspension. He was given a July 7 court date at the … 0