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

Temple-Greenville police log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Temple-Greenville Wednesday, June 18 Motor vehicle accident: While driving on Old Wilton Road in Greenville, Steven Crooker, 21, of Temple, was involved in a single-car accident. There was minor damage to his vehicle, which was pulled from a ditch by the side of the road. Crooker was not … 0

New Ipswich: Board mulls the fate of the Old Town Hall

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Despite the objections of one Select Board member, the board voted on Tuesday to allow at least one more year’s use of the Old Town Hall as a location for the White Elephant rummage sale … 0

New Ipswich: Police station building to be put up for sale

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The town may soon have to come to a decision regarding its police department, as the building that the town currently uses to house its police force is expected to soon be put onto the market. The building, located on Turnpike Road across from the … 0

New Ipswich police log: July 8, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, June 27 Assist: At 6:35 p.m., police responded to Sharon Road to assist Souhegan Valley Ambulance Service with a woman who was unresponsive. The woman was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At 10:22 p.m., police took a call from a citizen … 0

Wilton: Bridge to close for repairs starting Monday

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

WILTON — A state-owned bridge on Route 31, located behind the Label Art Building and connected to Island Street, will be closed to traffic for approximately six weeks, while the state effects a replacement of the bridge’s decking. … 0

Peterborough: Groundwater cleanup ongoing

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Since mid-April, construction trailers have lined the former railroad bed at the edge of the New Hampshire Ball Bearings plant on Route 202, as workers install tubing to create what’s known as a “permeable reactive barrier” … 0

Rindge: Police seek driver of crashed car

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

RINDGE — Police are investigating a single car crash that caused damage to traffic signs on Payson Hill Road after finding an abandoned vehicle a mile from the scene. Police said they are looking for the driver of a 2003 Dodge pickup truck who allegedly drove off the … 0

Jaffrey: Motorbiker who hit woman and dog found guilty, fined

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

A Jaffrey man who struck a woman and her dog with his motorbike while they was walking on Rails to Trails in May has been found guilty of three Fish and Game violations. Daniel Ouellette, 19, of Jaffrey, appeared in court on June 11; an 8th Circuit Court … 0

Dublin: Board discusses pesticides, fees

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

DUBLIN — Issues regarding the use of pesticides at the Dublin Lake Club golf course were brought up again at the Select Board meeting Monday. Select Board Chair Sterling Abram said attorneys for the town are holding meetings with attorneys from the club to discuss the pesticide use … 0

New Ipswich police logs: July 3, 2014

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, June 20 Fire: At 12:37 a.m., police were advised of an involved tire fire at the intersection of Page Hill Road and Binney Hill Road. Police assisted New Ipswich Fire Department as needed, and cleared without incident. Police said youths may have taken tires for … 0