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Rindge: Drug use affects everyone around the user

Friday, January 23, 2015

Drug use isn’t something that solely affects the user — it’s a disease which touches everyone in their life, explained Amelie Gooding, the program director of the Keene chapter of the Phoenix House. Phoenix House is a nonprofit substance-abuse treatment agency with 45 programs and facilities throughout New England, including ones in Keene and Dublin. The program provides social detoxification, … 0

Greenfield: Student abuse case is pending

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

JAFFREY — The attorney in a case of alleged abuse of a student at Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center by a former employee is calling for … 0

Wilton: Grant will aid police in laptop replacements

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

WILTON — Police will purchase five new laptops and three new computers with assistance from a grant from the N.H. Department of Homeland Security. The … 0

Rindge police logs: Jan. 2, 2015

Friday, January 2, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, Dec. 23 Burglary: At 12:20 p.m., police responded to a Winter’s Way residence for a past tense break-in where jewelry, electronics and cash were taken from a residence. Police are investigating. Wednesday, Dec. 24 Arrest: At 12:10 a.m., following a motor vehicle stop, police arrested Michael … 0

Friday, January 2, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Dec. 23 Criminal mischief: At 11:40 a.m., police received a report from the Jaffrey-Peterborough District Court regarding damage done to one of the cells by someone being held for court. Police viewed the damage and found someone had carved the letter “T” and the anarchy symbol … 0

Peterborough: Car hits tree in Rt. 101 crash

Monday, December 29, 2014

A Wilton woman driving with her toddlers in the backseat Saturday afternoon drifted off Route 101 in Peterborough and over an embankment, crashing into a tree. Fire Chief Ed Walker said the driver wearing her seat belt and having her children buckled in their car seats saved their … 0

Peterborough/Wilton: Education in the wild

Monday, December 29, 2014

There are many ways to learn, and being inside a classroom is only one of them. Here’s another: Starting a hike up an Ecuadorian volcano in the dark of the night to experience daybreak at the peak, high … 0

Court log: Dec. 30, 2014

Monday, December 29, 2014

New Ipswich Kenneth Krymowski, 34, Ashby, Massachusetts, fugitive from justice, charge not carried forward. Greenfield Alabi Oluwaseun, 37, Manchester, speeding, $62 fine. Hancock Daniel Townsend, 18, Harrisville, speeding, $77.50 fine. Benjamin Edes, 19, Antrim, criminal mischief, charge not carried forward. Rindge Matthew Daneau, 25, Hampstead, speeding, hearing scheduled … 0

Wilton: Proposed deal with Milford causes rift

Friday, December 26, 2014

The Wilton Water Commission is in contention with the town of Milford over a proposed agreement regarding the two town’s shared sewer and water responsibilities. Wilton currently uses Milford’s wastewater treatment plant to process their sewer. Because there is overlap between the two towns, with each town servicing … 0

Wilton: Outages won’t affect water supply

Friday, December 26, 2014

WILTON — Both the town’s wells lost power during this year’s Thanksgiving week electrical outages — but thanks to a new generator, that likely won’t happen again. In February, the Wilton Water Commission applied for and received a New Hampshire Department of Safety Emergency Management Performance Grant. The … 0

Lyndeborough: Bookkeeper’s duties expand

Friday, December 26, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — The Select Board has voted to increase the hours of the town’s bookkeeper to allow her to take on some payroll and human resources responsibilities currently handled by an outside contractor. Louise Dwyer, the town’s bookkeeper and office assistant, will be taking on the additional role. … 0

Bennington: No suspect yet in robbery

Friday, December 26, 2014

BENNINGTON — Police are still investigating a knifepoint robbery that occurred on Route 202 on Nov. 30, but have few leads, according to Police Chief Steve Campbell. At around 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 30, a man robbed the Express Mini Mart at knifepoint. The man was caught on … 0

Court log: Dec. 23, 2014

Friday, December 26, 2014

Dublin Tye Jensen, 36, Keene, prohibitions, recommended license suspension; driving after suspension, $310 fine, recommended license suspension. New Ipswich Joseph Fragala, 25, New Ipswich, criminal mischief, charge not carried forward, simple assault, charge not carried forward; resisting arrest or detention, contempt, $430 fine with $430 suspended for 24 … 0