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Peterborough: Bridge work could take time

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Both lanes of the Main Street Bridge may have to be closed from March to November of 2016 while it is rebuilt, Rodney Bartlett told the Select Board on Tuesday, if the town wants to preserve the historic integrity of the 1940 structure. Upon hearing this from Peterborough’s director of public works, the Select Board didn’t hold back … 0

Temple: Work stalled on Converse bridge

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

TEMPLE — Work on the Converse Road bridge is stalled while the town waits for the final piece of the puzzle — the precast top … 0

Rindge: Teens vandalize Town Common

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A throng of mostly teenagers covered the center of Rindge in toilet paper, paintball paint, and graffiti Friday evening. They also tore down church and … 0

Rindge police log: Oct. 2, 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Rindge Saturday, Sept. 20 Accident: at 12:04 a.m., police responded to Route 119 in the area of Boss Construction, after a 2001 Audi A6 driven by Andrew Berard, 26, of Rindge left the roadway and rolled several times. When police arrived Berard had gotten out of his car … 0

New Ipswich police logs: Oct. 2, 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Sept. 12 Suspicious activity: At 9:09 a.m., a Page Hill Road resident told police she has been receiving a lot of hang-up phone calls. Police advised her to contact her phone service and to purchase a caller ID. Suspicious driver: At 4:44 p.m., police were … 0

Rindge: Olson sentencing delayed

Monday, September 29, 2014

The sentencing of a Rindge man who pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges earlier this year has been delayed for a second time this month. Olson was originally scheduled to be sentences on Sept. 26, but that date was delayed until Oct. 30, to allow both sides to … 0

Jaffrey: Cutting to the Corps

Monday, September 29, 2014

JAFFREY — A short walk from the entrance to Children’s Woods on Stratton Road, there are a group of people busily working among huge logs of hemlock. The logs have been felled and dragged to their current location … 0

Jaffrey police log: Sept. 30, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Jaffrey Monday, Sept. 15 Accident: At 3:15 p.m., police responded to Main Street for a two-car accident. According to police, Thomas Ciglar, 47, of Rindge was driving a 2003 Subaru Legacy westbound on Main Street when he failed to see a 2002 Volvo V70XC, driven by Jacob Macek, … 0

New Ipswich police log: Sept. 30, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

New Ipswich Wednesday, Sept. 3 Animal control: At 7:10 a.m., an Ashlawn Farm Road resident found a small brown and white Pomeranian-like dog in her driveway. The resident informed police that the dog came out of the woods before it collapsed in her driveway. She had never seen … 0

Peterborough: Union Street work sees some delays

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A few hiccups have slowed construction on Union Street. Seth MacLean, Peterborough’s graduate intern, wrote in a memo on Sept. 19 that S.U.R Construction reported that removing existing curbing on Union Street, the late arrival of … 0

PeTerborough: Dam drawdown underway

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The water level of the dam near the intersections of Route 202 and 136 was drawn down Wednesday, according to Peterborough’s Director of Public Works Rodney Bartlett. Bartlett said the water of the North Village Dam will be lowered over the next two to three days. Once the … 0

Lyndeborough: Welding accident leads to wood processor fire

Monday, September 22, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — An attempted machinery repair resulted in a fire at 649 Forest Road on Friday morning. At approximately 11:40 a.m. Donald Nadeau, who owns a residence on Forest Road and is the owner of Nadeau Logging, was attempting to weld a large wood processor when it caught … 0

Mason: Fire guts residence, leaves two homeless

Monday, September 22, 2014

A single-alarm fire on Saturday evening resulted in the total loss of a Starch Mill Road home. Neither of the house’s two occupants was home at the time of the fire. At about 6:23 p.m., a passerby noticed … 0