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Peterborough: Union St. bridge work set to begin

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough will have a new Union Street Bridge by next year, the director of public works told the Select Board on Tuesday. Rodney Bartlett said construction on the bridge, which is on Union Street over the Nubanisit Brook in West Peterborough, will be completed by the end of fall 2015. Bartlett said the bridge itself will be rebuilt, … 0

Hancock/Lyndeborough: Abandoned animal finds new home

Thursday, December 18, 2014

A group of volunteers recently banded together to round up an abandoned guanaco — a close llama relation — that was left on an Elmwood … 0

Hancock: Down line fixed after call to PUC

Thursday, December 18, 2014

HANCOCK — A downed FairPoint utility line led to the closure of Cavender Road for about 48 hours on Monday and Tuesday. And it took … 0

New Ipswich: Officials unclear how $5, 000 missing tax payment be made up

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Town officials say they have not made a determination yet on where funds to replace a $5,000 tax payment taken from the town offices in February will come from. In an interview Monday, Select Board Chair George Lawrence said that the board has not made … 0

Jaffrey Police Log, Nov. 25, 2014

Monday, November 24, 2014

Jaffrey Saturday, Nov. 8 Assist other agency: At 2:16 a.m., police responded to RiverMead to assist Peterborough police with an intoxicated female who reportedly was threatening to harm herself. Police arrived to find things under control and stayed until she was in the ambulance. Accident: At 2 p.m., … 0

Court Log, Nov. 25, 2014

Monday, November 24, 2014

Greenfield Neil Dukette, 32, Greenfield, acts prohibited, $560 fine, with $250 suspended for 12 months. Jaffrey Zachary Cormier, 24, Jaffrey, conspiracy to commit possession of a controlled narcotic drug, control of a premises where controlled drugs are kept, accomplice to receiving stolen property, commitment to the house of … 0

Lyndeborough: Former officers to be paid 82K

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The town of Lyndeborough has reached an out-of-court cash settlement with former police officers Paul Roy and Thomas Burke, agreeing to pay them each $82,500 in back pay, lawyer fees and for emotional damages. According to the settlement agreement, which is on file at the town offices, the … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: Driver in fatal crash arraigned

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

JAFFREY — David Hoffman, the driver of a vehicle that allegedly caused a fatal accident in Rindge on Nov. 6, was arraigned on a charge of negligent homicide at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey, on Wednesday afternoon. As … 0

Jaffrey: Pondering town office options

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

JAFFREY — The Select Board sought feedback on two proposed plans to replace the town offices during a public hearing Monday night. While the board was leaning toward a more long-term but also more expensive option, some residents … 0

New Ipswich Police Log, Nov. 20, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Oct. 31 Medical call: At 10:52 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance with a report of a 50-year-old Mason Road resident vomiting and having difficulty breathing. The man was conscious and alert. Community policing: At 5 p.m. police conducted an area check during Halloween between … 0

Dublin Police Log for Nov. 20, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

DUBLIN Monday, Nov. 3: Arrest: At 3:36 p.m., police assisted N.H. State Probation/Parole in the arrest of Michael Laroe, 32, of Dublin, who was charged with “absconding.” Laroe was transported to the Cheshire County House of Corrections by state parole officers. Wednesday, Nov. 5: Arrest: At 8:49 p.m., … 0

Antrim Police Log for Nov. 20, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

ANTRIM Monday, Nov. 17: Arrest: At 12:24 p.m., Officer Brian Lord noticed a vehicle with an expired inspection sticker while on patrol. He followed the vehicle into the T-Bird Mini-Mart parking lot at 1 Concord St., conducted a search of the vehicle with the consent of the vehicle’s … 0

Rindge: Olson barred from securities trade

Monday, November 17, 2014

A Rindge man who has pleaded guilty to tax fraud charges in relation to a multi-million dollar investment scheme has been barred from ever obtaining a license to trade anywhere in the U.S., according to an order issued by U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday. The Commission’s … 0