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Peterborough: Union St. bridge work set to begin

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough will have a new Union Street Bridge by next year, the director of public works told the Select Board on Tuesday. Rodney Bartlett said construction on the bridge, which is on Union Street over the Nubanisit Brook in West Peterborough, will be completed by the end of fall 2015. Bartlett said the bridge itself will be rebuilt, … 0

Hancock/Lyndeborough: Abandoned animal finds new home

Thursday, December 18, 2014

A group of volunteers recently banded together to round up an abandoned guanaco — a close llama relation — that was left on an Elmwood … 0

Hancock: Down line fixed after call to PUC

Thursday, December 18, 2014

HANCOCK — A downed FairPoint utility line led to the closure of Cavender Road for about 48 hours on Monday and Tuesday. And it took … 0

Francestown police logs: Dec. 16, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

FRANCESTOWN Saturday, Nov. 29: Downed tree: At 1:10 p.m., an officer responded to a downed tree on 2nd N.H. Turnpike North, but the tree was in Deering. Assist: At 10:23 p.m., an officer received a report of a broken-down vehicle on New Boston Road. The vehicle had mechanical … 0

Bennington police logs: Dec. 16, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

BENNINGTON Tuesday, Dec. 9: Criminal mischief: At 9:40 a.m., police received reports that a vehicle on Main Street had been scratched with a key. Police said that an investigation is ongoing. Wednesday, Dec. 10: Motor vehicle accident: At 8:15 a.m., police received reports that Russ Hixson, 51, of … 0

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, Dec. 9 Accident: At 4:20 p.m., police responded to Harkness Road for a vehicle off the road. It was determined that Keanu Lagrenade, 20, of Troy lost control of his vehicle, a 2014 VW Jetta, due to poor road conditions. The vehicle was pulled out and … 0

Rindge police log: Dec. 18, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Rindge Monday, Dec. 8 Motor vehicle accident: Police responded to the intersection of Route 119 and Cathedral Road for a two-car crash in which a 2008 Volvo driven by Carol E. Johanson-Prue, 70, of North Andover, Massachusetts, failed to stop at a stop sign on Cathedral, entering the … 0

Mason: Pipeline meeting draws big crowd

Monday, December 15, 2014

MASON — So many citizens showed up to Saturday’s meeting on the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline that would run through town that organizers had to turn some away. In all, more than 150 people from multiple … 0

Rindge police log: Dec. 11, 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014

Rindge Tuesday, Dec. 2 Accident: At 9:13 a.m., police responded to a single-vehicle accident on Rand Road. Sondra Reini, 29 of Rindge, driving a 2011 Chevy Tahoe went into a snowbank and hit a tree. Neither she nor her passenger, a child under the age of five, were … 0

Wilton police logs; Dec. 16, 2014

Friday, December 12, 2014

Wilton Saturday, Dec. 6 Arrest: At 6:43 p.m., police arrested Echo Stebrook, 41, of Wilton, on a warrant issued by Milford police for failure to appear. She was transported to Milford for processing. Motor vehicle accident: At 8:07 p.m., while driving on Route 101, Alex Levin, 37, of … 0

Peterborough: Town awarded $10K LCHIP grant

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The town of Peterborough was awarded a $10,000 grant from the N.H. Land Community Heritage Investment Program to fund part of an assessment of the Town House. Peterborough would like to renovate and improve the Town House for … 0

Two drivers hospitalized after Rindge crash

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Police are not yet releasing the names of two drivers who were sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a crash at the intersection of Cathedral Road and Route 119 last night. According to police, on Monday night at approximately 7:39 p.m. a 70-year-old Massachusetts woman … 0

Mason: Police chief still not patrolling

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Nearly 11 months after being injured by a fleeing suspect, Police Chief Barry Hutchins remains on administrative duty at the police department. On Jan. 24, Hutchins injured his ankle while attempting to arrest Russell Monbleau of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, for possession of controlled drugs following a traffic stop. Monbleau … 0