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New Ipswich: $450K for police building?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — What to do with the town’s police station has been a question for a number of years. While currently in a central location on Turnpike Road, almost directly across the street from the Town Offices, the police station is located in a building owned by Dublin dentist Fred Giaimo. The station is located in a complex with … 0

New Hampshire's only female Catholic priest shares her struggle

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

On Tuesday, Franklin Pierce University hosted a showing of the documentary “Pink Smoke Over the Vatican,” which chronicles the journey of women priests. Following the … 0

Dublin: Changes to Old Common Road are presented

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

DUBLIN — The Select Board held a public hearing Monday night on a plan to discontinue and move the easternmost part of Old Common Road, … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Thursday, Feb. 5 Welfare check: At 1 p.m., an officer reported to an Oak Hill Road residence for a welfare check. The officer did not find any issues upon arrival. Saturday, Feb. 7 Criminal mischief: At 4:45 p.m., an officer took a report of a patron leaving … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

GREENFIELD Thursday, Jan. 1 Medical call: At 5:55 p.m., police responded to Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center to assist a rescue. The subject was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital. Sunday, Jan. 4 Assist: At 10:52 a.m., an officer assisted a motorist who had gone off the road at Crotched … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Feb. 17 Accident: At 10:16 a.m., police received a call from a woman reporting an accident she had been in this morning. Sonjia Muhonen, 20, of Jaffrey stated that at approximately 6:40 a.m. she was traveling southbound on Gilmore Pond Road when a vehicle pulled out … 0

Wilton: Solving the world’s problems? All in a student’s day

Monday, February 23, 2015

The tensions between the Ukranian government and the pro-Russian separatist movement isn’t a problem to be solved overnight — but that was the challenge presented to high school students from High Mowing School and Alvirne High School in … 0

Rindge: Man convicted of sexual assault asks for new trial

Monday, February 23, 2015

A Rindge man convicted in 2014 of sexually assaulting a pre-teen girl several times over the course of a year is now seeking a new trial. Jason Czekalski, 52, of Rindge is currently serving a 40 to 80 year sentence for sexual assault, aggravated sexual assault, felonious sexual … 0

Greenville: Residents keep up pipeline fight

Monday, February 23, 2015

GREENVILLE — Upset residents gathered in front of the Town Hall this past Saturday afternoon to protest the proposed Kinder Morgan gas pipeline, which is set to tear through the town and the rest of Southern New England … 0

Rindge: Town event policy reviewed

Monday, February 23, 2015

RINDGE — The Select Board gathered last Wednesday to discuss implementing a policy for town events, both to qualify what a town event is and to create a clear process for events held on town property. The reasoning … 0

Rindge: Select Board debates giving info to pipeline proponents

Monday, February 23, 2015

RINDGE — The Select Board gathered together last Wednesday to hear an update from Town Manager Jane Pitt in regards to how the town plans to deal with a request for information by AECOM Technical Services, the company handling the environmental review studies for Kinder Morgan’s proposed gas … 1

Jaffrey: Chief: Fire started by candle

Monday, February 23, 2015

Cold temperatures and a lack of ready water sources caused fire crews to raise a second alarm on a fire at 457 Mountain Road on Friday morning. At approximately 7:12 a.m., the Jaffrey Fire Department was alerted of … 0

Keene: Family of crash victim seeks closure in driver’s trial

Monday, February 23, 2015

It was simply a procedural hearing, but the family of the late Joseph Hautenen showed up to Cheshire Superior Court Thursday morning en masse, filling the first two rows of the courtroom. Nine of Hautenen’s family members sat … 0