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Lyndeborough: Select Board adopts snow removal ordinance to help keep roads clear and safe

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — The Select Board is putting the weight of a town ordinance behind an effort to keep town roadways clear and safe for winter snowplowing. During its Aug. 20 meeting, the board voted to establish an ordinance that could result in fines of up to $1,000 for residents who don’t comply, according to the ordinance’s wording. The town has … 0

Peterborough: ‘Exercise your civic right’

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — On Tuesday, RiverMead Lifecare Community residents got the exclusive chance to ask questions of the four candidates facing off for the open District … 0

Hancock Police Log: Aug. 28, 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Hancock Thursday, Aug. 7 Assist: At 3:26 p.m., an officer assisted with a medical call on King’s Highway, where a man who had been stung … 0

Rindge police log: Aug. 21, 2014

Monday, August 25, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Aug. 6 Theft: At 1 p.m., police responded to Walmart for a report of a theft. A customer had left his backpack near his bicycle, and when he returned, his backpack was missing. Investigation is ongoing. Friday, Aug. 8 Suspicious call: At 9:10 a.m., a Rindge … 0

Wilton: Audit to target Town Hall’s energy usage

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — The town will be looking at ways to improve energy efficiency at the Town Hall, the Select Board decided Monday night. They will start with an energy audit, which could lead to a warrant request for … 0

Wilton: Selectmen thank Hutchinson for a decade of service

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — John Hutchinson of Wilton accepted a plaque, thanking him for 10 years of service to the town as trustee of the Trust Funds, during a Select Board meeting Monday night in the Town Hall court room. … 0

Wilton: Storm damages bridge

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — A storm last week caused damage to the King’s Brook Road stone bridge, closing the road to traffic. During Monday’s Select Board meeting, Department of Public Works Director Steve Elliott termed the situation a “moderate emergency,” … 0

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, Aug. 13 Arrest: At 10:20 p.m., police responded to a report of an alleged assault in the parking lot of a Main Street business. Brett Ketchum, 22, of Hancock accused another man of assaulting him. During further conversation with Ketchum, he admitted the assault never occurred. … 0

Mason School District

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

MASON to MILford Middle/High Schools Route: MA1 MS-HS AM 6:15 a.m. Mitchell Hill Road at Jones Crossing 6:16 a.m. 91 Mitchell Hill Road 6:19 a.m. Starch Mill Road at Wilton Road 6:22 a.m. Wilton Road at Pullman Road 6:25 a.m. Russell Rd at Starch Mill Road 6:28 a.m. Old … 0

Hancock: Republican candidates share their platforms

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

HANCOCK — Republican candidates, including N.H. State Senator Andy Sanborn and U.S. Senate candidate Bob Smith, campaigned in Hancock on Sunday afternoon, speaking with a group of residents who attended the Hancock Republican Town Committee meeting. Sanborn, who … 0

Peterborough: Kuster hosts roundtable on Social Security issues

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — After a roundtable at the Peterborough Town Library on Thursday to commemorate Social Security’s 79th anniversary, U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster (D-NH2) said this program and Medicare can be bolstered two ways. She recommended making anyone who … 0

Rindge: Police seeking man who assaulted woman on Rails-to-Trails

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Police are seeking a man who reportedly assaulted a jogger on the Rails-to-Trails path in Rindge on Wednesday afternoon. A lone woman was jogging on Rails-to-Trails in the area of County Road and Route 202 at about 1 p.m., when police say she was assaulted by an unknown … 0

Jaffrey: Farmers Market suspends operations with plans to reinvent in 2015

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Jaffrey Community Farmers Market is suspending operations for the remainder of the 2014 season. “A late crop season, a lack of market patrons coupled with a dwindling the number of available farmers at the Saturday time has led to an overall decline in weekly traffic at the … 0