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Getting in touch with what’s inside

Monday, July 21, 2014

TEMPLE — In one of the paddocks of Touchstone Farm in Temple, two black horses trot, free of bridle or saddle. Some volunteers approach them. Sometimes, the horses allow them to come close for a pat. Other times, they wander off in a new direction. Without leads, there is no way to make the animals do anything that they don’t … 0

Jaffrey: Board gives conditional OK for signs

Monday, July 21, 2014

JAFFREY — A decision about whether new permanent signs pointing the way to the First Church in Jaffrey will be allowed on Mountain Road in … 0

New Ipswich: Fundraiser for town pool to be held at Nennie’s this Sunday

Monday, July 21, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — A fundraiser will be held this weekend to raise money to purchase a computer to be used at the New Ipswich Town … 0

Hancock Police Log: July 15, 2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

Hancock Thursday, June 26 Accident report: At 9:30 p.m., a driver reported that he had seen a car hit a deer on Route 202 near the intersection with Route 123. The car that hit the deer was driven away and police were not able to get a description. … 0

Wilton: Lack of communication in traffic dummy restoration work, some say

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

WILTON — The Wilton Main Street Association is at odds with the Department of Public Works over the repair and restoration of a historic traffic signal that sits at the head of Main Street. Association members have expressed … 0

Wilton: Police budget is expected to go up

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

WILTON — The Select Board is seeking places in the police department budget that might be reduced to accommodate anticipated promised pay raises in the coming year; it’s a task that may be impossible while maintaining the same … 0

Wilton: Transportation service is seeking town funding

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

WILTON — In March, the “blue bus” of Souhegan Valley Rides made its first forays into Wilton to assist those who are unable to drive, with transportation to medical appointments or shopping trips to any of the towns … 0

Peterborough: Maintenance inspections to follow dam drawdowns

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Drawdowns of the water behind the North Village Dam should only reduce the flow of the Contoocook River for about two weeks, according to Public Works Director Rodney Bartlett, while the drawdown at the Transcript Dam … 0

Hancock: Republican Committee hosts Scott Brown

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

U.S. Primary Senatorial candidate Scott Brown, Hillsborough County Commissioner candidate Carol Holden and Hillsborough County Attorney candidate Dennis Hogan are scheduled speakers at the Hancock Republican Town Committee meeting on July 20 at 4 p.m., in the Daniels Room at the Hancock Library. This is a collaborative effort … 0

Temple: Town turns off boiler to save

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

TEMPLE — Those using the Town Hall during the summer months will have to notify the town ahead of time if they want to use hot water, the Select Board decided Tuesday. In a cost-saving measure, the town … 0

New Ipswich: Ahead of storm, lost hikers found

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The New Ipswich Fire Department joined N.H. Fish and Game for a search for four lost hikers on Wapack Trail on Tuesday night. Massachusetts residents Laura Ann Stern, 24, Erin Stern, 19, Alexis Gibbons, 18 and Whitney Mansfield, 18, had started their hike from the … 0

PETERBOROUGH: Police spend weekend at hospital

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Police were busy from late Saturday afternoon until Monday evening after officers went to Monadnock Community Hospital to assist with an unruly person. Police Chief Scott Guinard said Wednesday that officers were called to the hospital at about 4 p.m. on Saturday. “An extremely violent person … 0

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

mason Saturday, June 28 Assist: At 10:30 p.m., Mason police assisted Mason first responders and Brookline ambulance at a residence with an infant having difficulty breathing. Monday, June 30 Report taken: At 6:30 p.m., Mason police received report that earlier in the day Google had advised a resident … 0