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Dr. Doug Weiss is the doctor for the U18 and Men's Olympic Hockey Team.

Hockey: Team USA doctor travels world to heal athletes

Monday, May 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Our nation’s top athletes, Dr. Douglass Weiss will tell you, aren’t all that different from his other patients. Weiss, a physician at Monadnock Orthopedics, has served as the USA Hockey team doctor in various stints and at various levels since 2009; he recently returned from a trip to Lucerne, Switzerland for the U18 Men’s Hockey Tournament and to … 0

Viewpoint: Installation options for solar energy

Friday, May 8, 2015

The state of New Hampshire passed legislation encouraging the use of solar electric energy for nonprofit entities, such as towns and schools, with the cooperation of utility companies to allocate grid connections for transmission of projects that are generating electric power. A very noble idea to benefit the public generally, but not individual … 0

ConVal: Starting nonprofit a ride

Monday, May 25, 2015

Beecher Clifton-Waite didn’t think it was right some of his friends couldn’t afford to ski or snowboard. Why are there charity organizations that provide food and shelter, he asked, but not something fun? “My passion is skiing. So I came up with the idea — let’s create this organization,” said Clifton-Waite of Temple. … 0

Running: Statewide Girls on the Run 5K June 7

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

One thousand girls, 240 volunteer coaches and approximately 1,000 other runners will descend upon Concord’s Memorial Field for the Girls on the Run New Hampshire Spring 5K Celebration on June 7. Event activities begin at 8:00 am and the non-competitive run will start at 9:30 am. More than … 0

Bobcat’s Tail: Game cameras: a tool for research, conservation

Friday, May 22, 2015

Game cameras are one of the coolest gadgets to reach the wildlife—lovers’ market. These handy motion—activated cameras have come a long way in the past 15 years, evolving from clunky film relics to high—tech tools with apps that … 0

Little League: Rangers win behind Gutwein home run

Friday, May 22, 2015

The Peterborough Orioles and Peterborough Rangers renewed their rivalry Thursday night on Picard Field. The Rangers came out on top, 9-5. Michael Gutwein led the way for the Rangers with a towering three-run home run over the fence in the bottom of the first and played stellar defense … 0

Achievement:

Monday, May 18, 2015

Joshua Imhoff of Dublin, class of 2015, was awarded the 2015 Computer Science Senior-Year Prize from the Computer Science Department at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine. The award was presented at the college’s Honors Day ceremony held May 6. Imhoff is a computer science major. … 0

Letters: Fund programs for addiction

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

To the editor: Mike Beebe’s story titled “Our dysfunctional relationship with alcohol” should be swiftly made a into a book, with book signings/discussions at the Toadstool and other bookstores around the state spreading awareness of this problem. Substance abuse has been lighting newspapers on fire this year with … 0

Letter: Litter pickers, are we just suckers?

Thursday, May 21, 2015

To the editor: Like Mr. John Wyndham, (see his letter of May 14, “On picking up trash”) I’m a picker. However, after more than 10 years in this calling I recently decided to quit picking. My decision was based on the results of a simple experiment: Stop picking … 0

Editorial: To stop scammers, inform yourself

Monday, May 25, 2015

The person on the other end of the line knows your name, where you live and how much you owe on your electricity bill. They say you must pay up now, or else. It’s a familiar scam most of us have heard about. But somehow, when it’s us … 0

Dublin: 2000 ConVal graduate wins award for grant proposal

Friday, May 8, 2015

Dr. Andrew Bartlett, an assistant professor of mathematics and statistics at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in Indiana, has won the Annette and Henry Balch Research Award from the SIUE Graduate School. The Balch Award is given annually to the most outstanding STEP grant proposal for basic research conducted … 0

Peterborough: Documentary and talk on bee crisis

Friday, May 22, 2015

The Cornucopia Project, in partnership with the Harris Center, will screen “QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us?” on June 2 at 6 p.m. at the Peterborough Community Theater. Following this one-hour, 23-minute film, there will be a talk “How to Protect Our Native Bees” … 0

Wilton: Search is on for family’s lost dog

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON — One moment, the Ormistons’ dog, Teddy Bear, was on their porch while the family enjoyed a Sunday breakfast. The next, the Boxer/Border collie was gone. For 18 days since, the Ormistons have employed every resource they … 0