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The town of Greenville  held its budget hearing Wednesday.

Greenville: Residents defend joint force

Monday, February 8, 2016

GREENVILLE — Voters here say they wish they had more input in the town’s decision to not recommend the renewal of the joint police force’s contract. The lack of input into the process was a chief concern of voters faced with the possibility of a dissolving police department during Greenville’s budget hearing Wednesday. “I’ve lived in town all my life …

Greenville: Water pump replacements on warrant

Monday, February 8, 2016

GREENVILLE — With the majority of Wednesday’s public hearing taken up with discussions about the future of the police department, residents had little else to …

Cap on net metering before House

Monday, February 8, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — David Fisch, a former Wall Street compliance officer, assessed a solar installation on his home as he would any stock or bond. “Spending …

Peterborough/Jaffrey: DWI charge is driver’s third

Monday, February 8, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — A town plow truck driver is facing his third DWI charge in 11 years after he sideswiped an SUV and collided head-on with another vehicle on Route 202 Jan. 30, according to police documents. Leonard Gonthier, …

Peterborough: Debt service numbers up, payments down

Monday, February 8, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — While proposed expenses associated with the debt service are up more this year, the amount of these repayments that would be paid through taxes is down. Revenue from several sources has lowered the net proposed debt service $6,239 — from $455,025 this fiscal year to $448,786 …

Well School: Keep it 100

Friday, February 5, 2016

Well School students in grades kindergarten, first grade, and second grade participated in activities including the number 100 to celebrate the 100th day of school on Feb. 2. Students strung 100 Fruit Loops on a string, build a …

Police logs: New Ipswich:

Monday, February 8, 2016

New Ipswich Friday, Jan. 22 Safe School report: At 11:22 a.m., Mascenic Regional High School reported that a student stole an item from a teacher’s book bag. The student received a three-day suspension. Safe School report: At 11:50 p.m., Highbridge Hill Elementary School reported that a student had …

Police logs: Antrim — Feb. 9, 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

Antrim Tuesday, Jan. 26 Accident: At 2:40 p.m., a 2012 Ford Explorer driven by Hollis Wilson, 47, of Francestown hit a dog on Main Street. When police arrived, Wilson’s vehicle was parked and the dog had been laid beside the street and was apparently deceased. The dog’s owner …

Police Logs: Mason - Feb. 9, 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

Mason Wednesday, Jan. 27 Shots fired: At 4:46 p.m., police responded to a report of gunshots on Greenville Road. Police did not find anything of concern. Friday, Jan. 29 Criminal mischief: At 4:43 p.m. police received a report of criminal mischief on Starch Mill Road. Police are investigating. …

Police Log: Peterborough — Feb. 9, 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

Peterborough Friday, Jan. 29 Beep: A resident of Grove Street said the driver of a white car honked their horn at him at 10:17 a.m., but could not provide Sgt. Vint Boggis with more information. The resident wanted police to find the driver and speak to him. Driver …

Peterborough: Medical pot plant size slows process

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — Registration for the company certified to grow medical marijuana here has been delayed as the firm prepares its facility, which is more than twice the size of any other in the state, said its CEO. “Our facility is the largest by far in the state,” said …

Mason: New police officers are a match

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

MASON — “We’re the two oldest rookies you’ll ever meet,” declares Patrol Officer Mark Hager of Mason. Hager, along with his shift partner Rich Fortin, are the newest additions to the Police Department, filling the Saturday day shift. …

Greenville / Temple: On-call positions suggested to cover police gap

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

TEMPLE — How much police coverage do the towns of Temple and Greenville need? The current budget funds four full-time and four part-time officers, with state police covering overnights and gaps in coverage. Souhegan Valley Ambulance Director Darel …