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Mason: Kinder Morgan proposes natural gas for Mason

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MASON — Many residents were outraged with Kinder Morgan representatives at an informational presentation Tuesday, after company officials said bringing the proposed pipeline and lateral line through town would directly benefit the community. According to Kinder Morgan Director of Business Development Curtis Cole, bringing the pipeline through the town allows for future residential access to natural gas in Mason. “The … 0

New Ipswich: Town nears Building No. 2 lease deal

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — The town is close to reaching an agreement with Warwick Mills that would put the problematic Building No. 2 back into use … 0

New Ipswich: Pool season to stay the same

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — The Select Board was able to put to rest concerns that the town would not have enough funds under the default budget … 0

Court log: March 10, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Hancock David Hill, 56, Franklin, Massachusetts, speeding, $74.40 fine. Jaffrey Tina Whyte, 38, Ashuelot, speeding, $77.50 fine. Nikki Moreland, 27, Jaffrey, simple assault, $672 fine with $300 suspended for 24 months, restitution of $338. Patricia Bellerose, 20, Jaffrey, simple assault, dismissed at the state’s request. New Ipswich Mandi … 0

New Ipswich police log: March 12, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, Feb. 27 Assist: At 10:39 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance with a 64-year-old woman on Turnpike Road who was complaining of chest and jaw pain. Animal control complaint: At 11:54 a.m., police were advised of a gray pit bull loose in the area of … 0

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Peterborough Monday, March 2 Civil issue: At 12:28 p.m., an employee of a business on Jaffrey Road asked to submit a complaint against a plow company. A plow allegedly sanded her car while it was parked at her workplace. Police told her it was a civil matter, and … 0

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Jaffrey Monday, Feb. 9 Larceny/Forgery/Fraud: At 9:30 a.m., police received a report from a Peterborough Street business stating that a theft was caught on their new security camera system. The theft took place on Feb. 4 and the suspect has been identified. The suspect was recorded taking two … 0

Francestown: Voters question Police Department shake up

Monday, March 16, 2015

Just days after Francestown Police Chief Stephen Bell’s resignation, residents discussed lowering the Police Department budget by $50,000 at their Town Meeting on Saturday. Concern about Bell’s resignation dominated the meeting. Prescott Tolman said he didn’t want “to … 0

New Ipswich: Tiff over political signs is resolved

Monday, March 16, 2015

There was a confrontation between a town official and candidate running for office Tuesday morning prior to elections, when the town’s Parks and Recreation Director Eric Maxwell contested Brian Somero removing political signs from the roadside. Somero was elected during Tuesday’s voting to hold a position on the … 0

Peterborough: Woman struck by truck airlifted with head injury

Monday, March 16, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A woman was airlifted to a Massachusetts hospital for a head injury, after she was bumped by a pickup truck and hit her head in the Peterborough Shopping Plaza Tuesday. Wilma Genet, 80, of Peterborough, exited her parked vehicle in the Peterborough Shopping Plaza, when a … 0

Dublin: Environmental concerns hold sway

Saturday, March 14, 2015

DUBLIN — There was widespread support for the proposed operating budget, as well as a number of money articles on the warrant this year. But voters turned down a proposal to spend $80,000 on paving the Town Hall/Library … 0

Temple: Voters OK new town equipment

Monday, March 16, 2015

TEMPLE — Town Meeting voters approved all but one article on the warrant Saturday. A proposal to donate $200 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Western Hampshire failed after a voter questioned the appropriateness of the town donating … 0

Jaffrey: Town Office plans on hold

Monday, March 16, 2015

JAFFREY — Due to the recently announced closure of Saint Patrick School, town residents tabled a warrant article asking for $172,360 in funding for the final design of a new Town Office building. The decision gives the Select … 0