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Peterborough: Flood stories sought for documentary

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A documentary film project on flooding in the Monadnock region is underway and the film’s producers are looking for personal testimony. An event this weekend in Peterborough offers those with stories or photographs a chance to share their experiences about local flooding. “We are hoping to get 15 to 25 people who have memories about local flooding,” said John Harris, … 0

WLC: A wonderful world of music

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

WILTON — Students from Lyndeborough Central School performed in a concert for parents on Tuesday night, to a theme of “What a Wonderful World.” Students … 0

WLC: School seeks additional lab space for students

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The district’s cooperative middle and high school has two science labs — but three science teachers. The school administration is hoping to add a third … 0

New Ipswich police log: April 14, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, April 3 Medical call: At 9:08 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance services for a report of a 60-year-old woman choking on an aspirin at Boynton Middle School. While en route, police were advised that the obstruction had been removed. Motor vehicle accident: At 1:05 … 0

Peterborough police log: April 16, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Peterborough Monday, March 30 Vehicle complaint: At 7:17 a.m., a caller complained a driver, Nicholas Patnode, 32, of Swanzey, was following his car too closely on Wilton Road. The caller said Patnode rear-ended him twice. Office Martin Kolb issues a summons to Patnode, charging him with following too … 0

Antrim police log: April 16, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

ANTRIM Wednesday, April 8 Motor vehicle accident: At 8:50 p.m., an officer responded to a single motor vehicle accident on Keene Road near the intersection with Loveren Mill Road. Foye M. Belyea, 41, of Voorheesville, New York, was driving a white 2009 Nissan Versa when she lost control … 0

Francestown police log: April 16, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Tuesday, April 7 Shots fired: At 7:47 a.m., police received reports of a gun being fired in the vicinity of a South New Boston Road residence. Upon arrival, police found nothing of concern at the scene. Wednesday, April 8 Vehicle off road: At 6:03 p.m., police received … 0

Jaffrey: Looking to the future

Monday, April 13, 2015

Finding new jobs for the staff and a new use for the school’s facilities are important conversations, but creating an easy and stress-free transition for the students has taken priority at Saint Patrick School. “We are trying to … 0

Wilton: Cop gets medal for saving life

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Police Department and Select Board is honoring a longtime town police officer for quick action that may have saved a life. On March 22, police responded to a medical call for a person having cardiac distress. Police officer Michael Abel arrived on scene first, ahead of ambulance … 0

Wilton: FRES shelter renovations costly

Monday, April 13, 2015

Continuing to use the Florence Rideout Elementary School as a emergency shelter comes with a price tag, as the town has agreed to share the cost of updating wiring to accommodate a generator. The total cost for labor, wiring and commercial-grade electrical panel upgrades at Florence Rideout is … 0

Dublin: Part-time officer sworn in

Monday, April 13, 2015

Melissa Hetrick, a full-time officer with the Hancock Police Department, has joined the Dublin police in a part-time role. Sworn in on April 6, Hetrick’s hiring is meant to fill the void left by Patrolman Dan Cheshire, who will be leaving the force for roughly six months for … 0

Jaffrey: Samaritans help injured hiker

Monday, April 13, 2015

Several good Samaritans helped an injured hiker down Mount Monadnock Sunday night. The hiker injured their ankle, according to Jaffrey Fire Chief David Chamberlain. Chamberlain said another hiker reported the injury at about 7:40 p.m. Jaffrey’s Fire and Police departments and N.H. Fish & Game were not on-scene. … 0

Rindge: Attempted car theft hits dead end as car hits snowbank

Monday, April 13, 2015

An attempt to steal a car from its owner’s driveway didn’t get very far, after the would-be thief apparently drove the van into a snow bank almost immediately. The car’s owner watched the attempted theft of the Honda … 0