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New Ipswich: $450K for police building?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — What to do with the town’s police station has been a question for a number of years. While currently in a central location on Turnpike Road, almost directly across the street from the Town Offices, the police station is located in a building owned by Dublin dentist Fred Giaimo. The station is located in a complex with … 0

New Hampshire's only female Catholic priest shares her struggle

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

On Tuesday, Franklin Pierce University hosted a showing of the documentary “Pink Smoke Over the Vatican,” which chronicles the journey of women priests. Following the … 0

Dublin: Changes to Old Common Road are presented

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

DUBLIN — The Select Board held a public hearing Monday night on a plan to discontinue and move the easternmost part of Old Common Road, … 0

Bennington police log: Feb. 19, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

BENNINGTON Tuesday, Feb. 3: Arrest: At 8:30 a.m., police made a motor vehicle stop for manner of operation. Upon further investigation, police arrested the driver, Barbara Campbell, 83, of Hancock, charging her with DWI and operating without a driver’s license. Campbell was released on $1,000 personal recognizance and … 0

Antrim police log: Feb. 19, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

ANTRIM Monday, Feb. 9 Motor vehicle accident: At 9:05 a.m., police received reports that Noah Poole, 18, of Bridgewater, Massachusetts was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee north on Route 202 when he suffered a motor vehicle accident due to weather conditions. Poole allegedly flipped his car due to … 0

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Feb. 3 Arrest: At 1:10 p.m., police received a report from someone stating that a male person walked out of a Milliken Road residence, which has been vacant. Police responded, finding the person inside when they checked the house. The person stated the house was purchased … 0

New bill tackles NH drug issues

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

State legislators are moving forward with a new bill that would ban the sale and possession of all synthetic drugs, including “bath salts” and “spice.” The bill, SB106, is sponsored by 15 state senators and representatives, and has a sweeping list of chemical compounds and formulas used in … 0

Temple: Nine-year Select Board vet won’t run

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

TEMPLE — After nine years on the board, Selectman John Kieley will not be running for the office again this year, leaving two candidates to fight it out for the open position. Ken Caisse and Allan Pickman have … 0

Temple/Mason: SB2 petitions on the ballot

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

For several years in a row, Mason and Temple have faced the same question: Stick to Town Meeting, or switch to ballot voting? Each time, both towns have stayed with the status quo, though sometimes the vote was narrow enough that a handful of votes could have the … 0

Court log: Feb. 17, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Dublin Jacob White, 39, Dublin, habitual offender, $2,060 fine with $1,750 suspended for 36 months, commitment to the house of corrections for 360 days with 180 days suspended for 36 months. Corey T. Fifield, 21, Loudon, unlawful possession of alcohol, $124 fine, ordered license suspended for 24 months … 0

Wilton police log: Feb. 27, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Wilton Friday, Feb. 6 Civil dispute: At 9:30 a.m., police mediated a verbal dispute between two Crescent Street residents Saturday, Feb. 7 Traffic control: At 8:09 a.m., police stopped vehicle on Route 101 and had operator remove snow from the roof. Motor vehicle accident: At 3:22 p.m., police … 0

Dublin: Budget proposal is up 1.2 percent

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

DUBLIN — The proposed operating budget for 2015 has been set at $1,862,674.86, a 1.2-percent increase over last year’s budget, according to documents handed out and discussed at a budget hearing at the Dublin Town Hall on Tuesday … 0

Potter found guilty on five counts of arson

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Gregory Potter, a former on-call firefighter and EMT in Peterborough, was found guilty of arson by a jury Tuesday. He is being held without bail, pending a sentencing hearing. At Strafford County Superior Courthouse in Dover, Potter, 23, … 0