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Wilton: Bridge replacement may need more funding

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

WILTON — While the town will not be requesting any funds this year, the looming replacement of the King Brook Road Bridge may require one more addition to the capital reserve next year. Department of Public Works Director Steve Elliott told the Select Board on Monday that King Brook Bridge is slated to receive State Bridge Aid funds in 2017. … 0

Wilton: Select Board wants tax hit reduced

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

WILTON — As the Wilton Budget Committee poises to finalize the proposed budget on Saturday, the Select Board is calling for either deeper cuts or … 0

Francestown Police Log: Jan. 29, 2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Sunday, Jan. 10: Assist: At 1 p.m., an officer assisted New Ipswich police with a missing juvenile. Police located the juvenile in Francestown. Assist: … 0

New Ipswich police log: Jan. 13, 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015

New Ipswich Saturday, Dec. 20 Indecent exposure: At 5:40 p.m., police took a report of a man exposing himself in a window on Hollyview Road. Animal control: At 7:03 p.m., police received a report of a low-flying owl that had been struck by a car and deceased. Police … 0

Wilton police log: Jan. 13, 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015

Wilton Wednesday, Dec. 7 Mediation: At noon, police mediated a civil issue on Eastville Drive. Suspicious person: At 3:32 p.m., police responded to a report of a suspicious person going door-to-door on Intervale Road selling meat. Police were unable to locate the person. Accident: At 11:33 p.m., police … 0

Monday, January 12, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Jan. 6 False alarm: At 3:52 p.m., police responded to a report of a possible chimney fire at a residence at the intersection of North Street and Emery Road. Police could see fumes from the running furnace coming from the chimney but there was no fire … 0

Peterborough/Dublin: New documentary challenges parenting styles

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

When you have a toddler, every day can feel like a struggle, every small decision like a fight. But what if parenting didn’t have to be that way? That’s a question posed by one filmmaker in her new … 0

Mason: Residents: Keep natural gas project out of NH

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

More than 250 people turned out to the Mason Select Board meeting on Tuesday night to give their opinion of a proposed natural gas pipeline that would run through Mason, as well as several other Monadnock towns. Overwhelmingly, … 0

Jaffrey: Late night fire destroys truck

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Officials believe a faulty block heater ignited a fire that destroyed one vehicle and damaged two others early on Wednesday morning. At 3:17 a.m., police and fire crews responded to Harriet Lane for a report of a vehicle on fire. The fire department was able to extinguish the … 0

New Ipswich: Minor injuries after head-on crash

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Fire crews were called out to help extract a woman who became trapped in her car after a head-on collision with a tree. On Tuesday night at about 11:30 p.m., Carol Yungk, 62, of New Ipswich, was driving her Nissan Versa on Ashby Road when she hit a … 0

Wilton police log: Jan. 8, 2015

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Wilton Thursday, Jan. 1 Arrest: At 1:48 p.m., police arrested Joseph Schneider, 19, of Merrimack and charged him with DWI and unlawful transportation of alcohol and Alec Beaulieu, 19, of Merimack, and charged him with unlawful possession of alcohol. Schneider was released on $500 personal recognizance bail and … 0

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, Dec. 31 Arrest: At 3:30 p.m., police received a report from Monadnock Community Hospital that Jared M. Richards, 35, of Jaffrey had been at the hospital with signed involuntary emergency admission papers in hand and then left the hospital. Police went to his residence and arrested … 0

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

ANTRIM Wednesday, Dec. 31 Unwanted subject: At 12:06 a.m., police responded to a report of an unwanted person at the laundromat. Arrest: At 9 p.m., as the result of a motor vehicle stop for speeding, 60 mph in an posted 4o-mph zone, the driver, Jess Michael James Anderson-Woodman, … 0