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Mason: Kinder Morgan proposes natural gas for Mason

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MASON — Many residents were outraged with Kinder Morgan representatives at an informational presentation Tuesday, after company officials said bringing the proposed pipeline and lateral line through town would directly benefit the community. According to Kinder Morgan Director of Business Development Curtis Cole, bringing the pipeline through the town allows for future residential access to natural gas in Mason. “The … 0

New Ipswich: Town nears Building No. 2 lease deal

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — The town is close to reaching an agreement with Warwick Mills that would put the problematic Building No. 2 back into use … 0

New Ipswich: Pool season to stay the same

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — The Select Board was able to put to rest concerns that the town would not have enough funds under the default budget … 0

Mason: Move to end health benefits fails

Monday, March 16, 2015

Although Mason’s Town Meeting on Saturday at Mason Elementary School lasted close to seven hours, voters approved almost all of the warrant’s 17 articles without much controversy, said Selectmen Charles Moser on Monday. Only three petition articles failed … 0

Greenville: Voters pass resolution on pipeline

Monday, March 16, 2015

GREENVILLE — The town passed the entirety of its warrant in a short Town Meeting on Saturday morning, including two petition articles. The two petitions — one to oppose a proposed natural gas pipeline that would run through … 0

Lyndeborough: Safety complex to be studied

Monday, March 16, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH ­— The town is once again revisiting the study of a safety complex to house its police, fire and emergency management facilities, after voters approved the establishment of an exploratory committee for the purpose during Town Meeting … 0

Peterborough: Peer-to-peer support at the River Center

Monday, March 16, 2015

A peer-to-peer support group for those struggling with mental illness or emotional difficulties to be held Fridays from 11 a.m. to noon at the River Center. This ongoing group, offered by Monadnock Area Peer Support, is run by trained facilitators. It is a safe place for adults with … 0

Bennington police log: March 12,2015

Monday, March 16, 2015

BENNINGTON Thursday, March 5 Arrest: At 11:20 p.m., police made a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle with a headlight out, subsequently arresting Morgan Palmer, 18, for alleged driving after suspension. Palmer was released on a summons and faces an April 30 court date at the Hillsborough District … 0

Hancock police log: March 17, 2015

Monday, March 16, 2015

HANCOCK Tuesday, Feb. 24 911 call: At 7:04 a.m., an officer responded to a Prospect Hill Road residence for a 911 call. The resident had just been released from the hospital and needed assistance. Assist: At 7:37 a.m., an officer reported to another residence on Prospect Hill Road … 0

Rindge: New plea deal for Olson

Thursday, March 12, 2015

A Rindge man has once again pled guilty to four counts of tax evasion. Aaron E. Olson, of Rindge, pled guilty on the charges last year, in connection with an investment fraud scheme in which he defrauded investors out of $27.8 million, and using $2.6 million for his … 0

New Ipswich: Voters turn down budget

Thursday, March 12, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — New Ipswich will be operating under its default budget of $2,509,734, after the proposed budget failed to pass at the polls on Tuesday. The default budget is $38,102 less than the proposed budget. Select Board Chair George Lawrence said in an interview Wednesday that the … 0

Mason/Temple: Voters oppose change in voting

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Status quo reigns in Temple, Mason and the Mason School District, as articles that pitted SB2 verses Town or District Meeting all fell short of the passing mark. In Temple and Mason, the towns decided to keep their Town Meetings, while the Mason School District will continue to … 0

Rindge: Anti-pipeline articles passed

Thursday, March 12, 2015

RINDGE — Of all the elections and warrant articles voted on this Tuesday, none received more attention than the three petition articles opposing the Kinder Morgan gas pipeline. Articles 20 through 22 all asked for a yes vote … 0