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Drew Mullins, 48, of Peterborough was buried alive in two feet of snow Sunday.

Peterborough: Man buried alive in snow

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In a scene more reminiscent of a mountain avalanche than a Peterborough neighborhood, a local man was buried alive in 2 feet of snow in his own yard on Old Street Road for several hours Sunday afternoon, after the snow slid off his metal roof and fell on top of him.  “There's no other way you could describe it,” Drew Mullins, 48, … 0

Peterborough: Potter sentencing May 26

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Gregory Potter – a former volunteer firefighter and EMT in Peterborough who was convicted of arson earlier this month, after he set fire to five apartment buildings in Durham – will have his sentencing hearing on May 26 at the Strafford County Superior Courthouse in Dover. Potter is being held without bail until his sentencing hearing. Potter, 23, of Jaffrey, was found guilty … 0

Peterborough:

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, Feb. 17 Smoke: At 2:10 a.m., Officer Martin Kolb responded to a report of smoke coming from a boiler in a basement on Old Jaffrey Road. The homeowner turned off the boiler, and the Fire Department cleared the smoke from the basement. Vehicle complaint: At 4:30 p.m., Officer George Xenakis received a report of a vehicle tailgating on Route 202. Xenakis … 0

Peterborough: Foleys still hospitalized following crash

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

A Peterborough woman’s condition is improving while her husband’s remain serious, after they were part of a three-car crash in Florida early Saturday morning. The condition of Lisa Foley, 47, was “fair” Wednesday morning, according to Daniel Leveton, a spokesperson for the University of Florida-Health in Jacksonville, Florida. … 0

Hancock: Police chief passes test, back on job

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

HANCOCK — Police Chief Andrew Wood is back on the job, after passing the fitness tests required for all police officers. Hancock Town Administrator Diane Kendall, in an email to the Ledger-Transcript, confirmed that the N.H. Police Standards and Training Council restored police certification to Wood on Monday, … 0

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Jan. 27 Accident: At 1:50 p.m., police received a report from a Squantum Road resident stating that someone had crashed into her mailbox and drove away. A neighbor identified the driver and police responded to the driver’s residence and located the vehicle in question. There was … 0

Francestown police log: Feb. 12, 2015

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Saturday, Jan. 24: Motor vehicle accident: At 8:50 a.m., an officer responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle accident on Bennington Road at Old Turnpike Road. Julie Newcombe, 43, of Bennington was driving southbound when she lost control of her 1999 Chevrolet and was transported to Monadnock … 0

Antrim police log: Feb. 12, 2015

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

antrim Wednesday, Feb. 4: Motor vehicle accident: At 11:06 a.m., police received reports of a minor motor vehicle accident. Ashley LaChance, 24, of Peterborough was pulling out of Beaver Dam Road onto West Street when Merideth Shepard, 18, of Bennington, driving a green 1992 Jeep Wrangler eastbound on … 0

Jury enters deliberations in arson trial of ex-firefighter

Thursday, February 5, 2015

DOVER — The jury in the arson trial of former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter deliberated through Monday afternoon without reaching a verdict. The jury, which started their deliberation Thursday afternoon, continued all of Friday and through Monday. Potter, … 0

Peterborough: Utility truck flies out of Route 101 rotary into snow

Monday, February 9, 2015

A bucket truck towing new utility poles failed to slow down at the rotary on Route 101 Thursday afternoon, and sailed over the side of the road. “The vehicle, for whatever reason, did not slow down,” Peterborough Police … 0

Hancock police log: Feb. 10, 2015

Monday, February 9, 2015

HANCOCK Thursday, Jan. 29: Abandoned vehicle: At 6 p.m., police discovered a Volkswagen Jetta parked in the breakdown lane near the intersection of Concord Road and Elmwood Road. No operator was in the vehicle at the time, but police checked on the vehicle later and it had been … 0

Lyndeborough: Firefighters battle blaze at Feel Good

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — Crews worked in freezing temperatures and blowing snow to battle a three-alarm fire on Johnson Corner Road on Monday night. The fire, which officials first thought to be caused by a chimney fire, has now been … 0

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Antrim police logs: Feb. 5, 2015 … 0